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How Can You Support MAM? Nine Ways to Make a Difference

How did we maintain 65,340 square feet of granite plazas, fill 39,913 square feet of exhibition space, and inspire 355,878 visitors in the past year? With your help! As a private nonprofit, the Milwaukee Art Museum relies on the generous … Continue reading

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The Herzfeld Center: Championing Women Artists

Since its opening in 2015, the Herzfeld Center for Photography and Media Arts has proudly featured many world-renowned female artists working in photography, film, video, and digital media, specifically through solo exhibitions and special programming. These initiatives contribute to an … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Women Artists Featured at Milwaukee Public Library

In 2016, the Milwaukee Art Museum partnered with Milwaukee Public Library to present Wisconsin Women Artists, an exhibition of paintings on view through September 2019 in the Central Library Art Gallery. From cultural leaders to art educators, women have played … Continue reading

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Women in Design

Female designers: shattering the glass ceiling, while creating glass masterpieces (among other innovative objects) Though not often recognized as prominently as their male counterparts, female designers have had a significant impact on the world of design, using their creativity and … Continue reading

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Can You Name Five Women Artists?

In honor of Women’s History Month, the Milwaukee Art Museum is joining the National Museum of Women in the Arts in their effort to address the persisting gender imbalance in the art world and highlight more women artists. Though kicking … Continue reading

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