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John Rieben’s Homage to Josef Müller-Brockmann

The exhibition currently on view in the Milwaukee Art Museum’s Bradley Family Gallery (through June 25) is How Posters Work. On Thursday, April 6, 2017, the museum hosted a program in conjunction with the exhibition called Local Luminaries: Poster Provocation. This gallery … Continue reading

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#ASocialEventArchive Opens!

Paul Druecke: A Social Event Archive, 1997-2007 Herzfeld Center for Photography and Media Arts May 12 – August 13, 2017 In 1997, Milwaukee native Paul Druecke (American, b. 1964) initiated A Social Event Archive by going door to door, inviting … Continue reading

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And All That Jazz!

What did socialites in Milwaukee read during the jazz age of the late 1920s? Well, naturally, everyone was reading The Modern Milwaukeean! The magazine circulated from September of 1928 through the spring of 1930 and billed itself as the key … Continue reading

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Meet Zak Groh, the Museum’s new Executive Chef!

The Milwaukee Art Museum is excited to announce that Zak Groh has been appointed Executive Chef of its culinary program, including Café Calatrava and events. Groh comes to the Museum with sixteen years of professional experience in the hospitality and … Continue reading

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Podcast: Artist James Nares and Curator Lisa Sutcliffe In Conversation

How does a city change, and how does the visual record of that city change with it? In the Museum’s Herzfeld Center for Photography and Media Arts, two artists take on the shifting nature of New York City, in Helen … Continue reading

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