Milwaukee ranks high for creatives

Published June 4, 2019

SmartAsset considered data for 181 metro areas, and "compared them against these two metrics: concentration of creative jobs and cost of living." In the end, Milwaukee landed at number 12.


Milwaukee Talks: ART Milwaukee's Jeremy Fojut

Published May 16, 2013

ART Milwaukee's Jeremy Fojut is leading a new charge in Milwaukee, one full of creativity and passion. The organization he helps lead enriches, empowers and inspires the community through art programming and events Learn more about Fojut and ART Milwaukee in this latest edition of Milwaukee Talks.


Milwaukee shows its creative side

Published Sept. 18, 2012

On Sept. 21, the Creative Alliance hosts the Creative Milwaukee At Work Conference. This inaugural summit will feature panel discussions, a keynote address by film producer Jack Turner, a high-tech trade show and workshops for the creative workforce of Milwaukee.


What's the deal with that big green M billboard?

Published May 21, 2009

Today, on my drive in from a Brookfield meeting, I noticed a big green M on a Lamar billboard near Miller Park. Lamar Outdoor staff members won't spill the beans, so I'll leave it up to you


Bucketworks provides creative space to fill up

Published March 29, 2004

"What it takes to make lasting, healthy change is bucket work," says James S. Carlson, the executive director of Bucketworks, a non-profit corporation aimed at enabling the healthy growth of people, ideas and communities.