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Updated November 16, 2017
 
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A Road Traveled, Friday through Dec. 14, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Student Union Art Gallery, 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd., Milwaukee. Opening reception from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday; Artist talks at 7 p.m. Friday. The exhibition features photographic and technological processes. Jon Horvath’s “Passages” comibines literature, GPS technology, and photography to navigate and map Jack Kerouc’s “On the Road” in Wisconsin. Nate Larson and Marni Shindelman photographed locations geotagged in tweets across the nation. Joseph Mongel’s work uses 19th-century processes, historical photographs and Google Maps to create new landscapes. unionartgallery.uwm.edu or 414-229-6310.  

The Waukesha Creative Arts League’s Member Show, Dec. 1 to Dec. 22, Oconomowoc Arts Center, 614 E. Forest St., Oconomowoc. 262-560-3172, theoac.net.  

Waukesha Art Crawl, 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. Dec. 2, downtown Waukesha. www.waukeshaart.com/waukesha-art-crawl/  

“Back to School,” through Jan. 28, Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum, 2220 N. Terrace Ave., Milwaukee. Two exhibiting artists talk at 2 p.m. Dec. 2 (free for students, free with admission for others). “The Colony,” a premiere performance by Kim Miller at 7 p.m. Jan. 18 (free for students, $5 suggested donation). Hours: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday. Admission: $7, $5 for students, seniors (62 and older) and veterans, and free for museum members, children 12 and younger, and active military.  414-278-8295 or villagterracemuseum.org.  

Modern Folk exhibit, through Dec. 10, Milwaukee Art Museum, 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee. MAM.org. Paintings, drawings and prints by Charles Demuth, Charles Sheeler and Max Weber are featured alongside the museum’s rarely seen Shaker furniture.  

“The Art of the Gift” holiday exhibit, through Dec. 31, Almont Gallery, 342 W. Main St., Waukesha. Wide range of fine arts and crafts by 19 local artists. Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. 262-542-1522 or gaffey@gmail.com.  

“The Seventh Day: Revisiting Shabbat,” through Dec. 31, Jewish Museum Milwaukee, 1360 N. Prospect Ave., Milwaukee. Thirty international artists explore the day of rest in a technology-driven world. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday (7 p.m. every third Thursday of the month), 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, noon to 4 p.m. Sunday (closed Saturdays). For more information, jewishmuseummilwaukee.org or 414-390-5730.  

The World Turned Upside Down: Apocalyptic Imagery in England, 1750-1850, through Jan. 14, Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University, 530 N. 13th St., Milwaukee. Open 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Wednesday and Friday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. marquette.edu/haggerty, 414-288-1669.  

“Kirsten Leenaars: (Re)Housing the American Dream a Message from the Future,” through Jan. 14, Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University, 530 N. 13th St., Milwaukee.  The Chicago video artist’s video with 20 middle school students will screen at the museum. marquette.edu/haggerty, 414-288-1669.  

Collection Spotlight: James Rosenquist, through Jan. 14, Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University, 530 N. 13th St., Milwaukee. marquette.edu/haggerty, 414-288-1669.  

Small Works by Sculptors in the Bradley Family Foundation Collection, through Feb. 18, Lynden Sculpture Garden, 2145 W. Brown Deer Road, River Hills. 414-446-8794.  

“Chair: Perspectives on Form, Function and Innovation,” through March 3,  Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design’s Brooks Stevens Gallery, 273 E. Erie St., Milwaukee. Displays include historic, reproduction and contemporary seating. Sit and feel how posture has evolved. View a period room where chairs hang on the wall as they did in Shaker times. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday (except major holidays). Free. The MIAD/Chipstone Foundation collaboration is co-curated by Jon Prown, Brent Budsberg and Eric Vogel. Primary exhibit design is by Brent Budsberg. www.miad.edu.

Michael Imes exhibition, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts, 19805 W. Capitol Drive, Brookfield. Free. www.wilson-center.com or 262-781-9470.  

Community Art Critique, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. second Saturday of each month, The Clinton Street Gallery, 336 W. Main St., Waukesha. $10 per piece. 262-446-0665.  

“Fine Contemporary Art in a Landmark Setting,” 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, Peltz Gallery, 1119 E. Knapp St., Milwaukee. 414-223-4278.  

Works by Amy Cropper, associate professor of art at Carroll University, ongoing, Waukesha Public Library, 321 Wisconsin Ave., Waukesha. 262-524-3680.  

The Potter’s Shop Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, 335 W. Main St., Waukesha. 262-547-1920.  

Allison Art House, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, evening hours by appointment, 234 Brook St., No. 5, Waukesha. 262-970-9570.  

Almont Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 3 p.m. Sundays, 342 W. Main St., Waukesha. 262-542-1522.  

St. Paul Gallery, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, 136 E. St. Paul Ave., Waukesha. 262-253-4829.  

Lil Gabriel Boutique and Galleria, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 19035 W. Capitol Drive, No. 106, Brookfield. 262-781-5858.  

Mafu Jiang and Shauna Wang, paintings, ongoing, Lil Gabriel Boutique and Galleria, 19035 W. Capitol Drive, No. 106, Brookfield. 262-781-5858.  

Beverly Designs, boutique and gallery, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and by appointment, 149 E. Wisconsin Ave., Oconomowoc. 262-567-3650.  

Griffin Gallery, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 4 p.m. Sundays, 133 E. Wisconsin Ave., Oconomowoc. 262-567-1826.  

Current Gallery of Fine Art, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays and by appointment, N88-W16475 Main St., Menomonee Falls. 262-255-3588.  

The Painted Bean Coffee House and Art Gallery, 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays, 1315 Wisconsin Ave., Grafton. 262-377-4374.  

Raku Night, last Friday of the month, The Potter’s Shop, 335 W. Main St., Waukesha. 262-547-1920.  

“Man At Work,” art collection, ongoing, Grohmann Museum, Milwaukee School of Engineering, 1000 N. Broadway, Milwaukee. 414-277-2300 or visit www.msoe.edu.  

“Shaping Creativity Out of Clay,” presented by the Waukesha Clay Art Guild, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, The Potter’s Shop, 335 W. Main St., Waukesha. 262-547-1920.  

“Works On Paper and In Porcelain,” presented by Paula Murray and Ludmila Armata, ongoing, Elaine Erickson Gallery, 207 E. Buffalo St., Milwaukee. 414-221-0613.  

Adult pottery classes and individual instruction, beginner and intermediate classes, The Potter’s Shop, 335 W. Main St., Waukesha. Call to register. 262-547-1920 or visit www.clayartguild.com.

 



 



 

     
 

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