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441 Main St.
Racine, WI 53403
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The Racine Art Museum houses one of the most significant collections of contemporary craft in North America. With major exhibitions of new work, as well as from the permanent collection, RAM focuses on ceramics, fibers, glass, metal and wood, which represents original and compelling artistic expressions.
 
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Jan. 21, 2018 - May 6, 2018
Text Message: Words and Letters in Contemporary Art

Text Message: Words and Letters in Contemporary Art includes works that use words, letters, and script to convey meaning. Tangible three-dimensional objects made of fiber, clay, polymer, paper, and metal along with two-dimensional works on paper underscore how contemporary artists recognize the power and complexity of the written word.

Jan. 28, 2018 - June 24, 2018
Polymer Art: Recent Acquisitions

Polymer Art: Recent Acquisitions highlight works made with polymer––commonly known by brand names like Fimo® or Sculpey®––that has come into the collection since the major 2011 debut of the material at Racine Art Museum in Terra Nova: Polymer Art at the Crossroads.

Feb. 2, 2018
FAMILY HANDS-ON ART

FAMILY HANDS-ON ART Join us at Racine Art Museum, 441 Main Street for a family-oriented art project. Each one coincides with a current exhibition. Free First Fridays, 4:00 - 8:00 pm

Feb. 18, 2018 - June 10, 2018
Japanese Studio Craft at RAM

Focusing on how tradition can impact contemporary makers, Japanese Studio Craft at RAM is an exploration of small-scale craft—art jewelry, ceramics, baskets, fiber, glass, and wood—from artists with Japanese heritage.

Feb. 18, 2018 - June 10, 2018
Beasts: Wild Animals in RAM’s Collection

The multi-media exhibition, Beasts: Wild Animals in RAM’s Collection, takes a look at animals removed from daily life for most—creatures that are wild, dangerous, large, or less familiar.



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