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Updated Feb. 16, 2017
 
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Forward 2016: A Survey of Wisconsin Art Now, an exhibition highlighting contemporary work from artists all over the state, through Sunday, Charles Allis Art Museum, 1801 N. Prospect Ave., Milwaukee. Public hours are 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Sunday. $7 for adults; $5 for students, seniors (62 and older) and veterans; free for museum members, children 12 and younger and active military. www.charlesallis.org or 414-278-8295.  

ZIP MKE photography exhibit, through Sunday, Milwaukee Public Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee. It celebrates the diversity of the 28 zip code boundaries. The photos show a wide array of people and places that call Milwaukee home. The gallery can be viewed online at www.zipmke.com.

Pat Hidson and Tori Tasch: Draw, Print, Fold, Paint, through Sunday, Lynden Sculpture Garden, 2145 W. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee. lyndensculpturegarden.org or 414-446-8794.  

 Nature and Opulence: The Art of Martin Johnson Heade, through Feb. 26, Milwaukee Art Musuem, 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee. Gallery talks by a Milwaukee Art Museum curator will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. www.mam.org.

“Pastoral Testimony” art exhibit by Rafael Francisco Salas, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday,  through Feb. 23, Latino Arts Gallery, 1028 S. 9th St., Milwaukee. $15 for general admission in advance ($20 at the door), $10 for seniors and full-time students in advance ($15 at the door), and $8 per student in groups of 10 or more.  

Karri Jamison’s “Whimsical Nature,” through March 4, Sharon Lynne Wilson Art Center, 19805 W. Capitol Drive, Brookfield. It features the birds and woodlands of the Midwest, with the woodlands in black and white and the birds in color. www.wilson-center.com.

“Currents 37: Lawrence Weiner: Inherent Innate Tension,” through April 2, Milwaukee Art Museum, 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee. Admission $17; $15 for students; and seniors; and free for children 12 and younger, members, K-12 teachers and the first Thursday of the month. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday (until 8 p.m. Thursday). 414-224-3200 or mam.org.  

“Helen Levitt: In the Street” and “James Nares: In the City,” through April 16, Milwaukee Art Museum, 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee. Levitt captured the life of New York City’s sidewalks for more than five decades, often of children unaware of her presence. Contemporary artist Nares draws inspiration from New York, working in film and video. Admission $17; $15 for students; and seniors; and free for children 12 and younger, members, K-12 teachers and the first Thursday of the month. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday (until 8 p.m. Thursday). 414-224-3200 or mam.org.  

A series of exhibitions exploring Native American culture and social justice, through May 21, Haggerty Museum of Art at Marquette University, 530 N. 13th St., Milwaukee. Activist Winona LaDuke will present “Creating a Multi-Cultural Democracy: Religion, Culture, and Identity in America” at 6 p.m. April 6.  

“Eastman Johnson and a Nation Divided,” Friday through May 21, Milwaukee Art Museum, 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee. First in a series highlighting the Layton Art Collection. Admission $17; $15 for students; and seniors; and free for children 12 and younger, members, K-12 teachers and the first Thursday of the month. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday (until 8 p.m. Thursday). 414-224-3200 or mam.org.

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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