Art

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6 museum shows you can visit in your underwear

Published April 24, 2020

While you can't step through the doors of any Brew City museums these days, the magic of the internet means you can experience the exhibitions on view at these institutions from the comfort of your own home.

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Artist of the day: Ryan Laessig of Milwaukee Alt.

Published March 26, 2020

Milwaukee artist, high school teacher and Makers Market coordinator Ryan Laessig is getting creative with selling his work now that all of his shows and events are cancelled.

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How two women created a platform for Milwaukee's Muslim creatives

Published Dec. 22, 2019

Fanana Banana, a forum to showcase the works of Muslim creatives in their community, held its first art show in April at Dream Lab in Walker's Point, where 16 artists showcased their work, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.

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Lovely LUNA makes local, Latinx art more accessible

Published Dec. 21, 2019

LUNA artists argue that some local galleries have made a big deal about the diversity of their shows, but others have not featured any Latinx artists' work. This group works to change that.

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When creative expression causes controversy

Published Dec. 20, 2019

Art is created to challenge the viewer's limitations and thought processes, causing them to think about what is being presented in front of them. This, inevitably, causes controversy.