Milwaukee's Laurel Sulfate is an unstoppable force of creativity. She fronts the smart-pop party band, Lauryl Sulfate and Her Ladies of Leisure (LOL), and contributes myriad artistic offerings to the universe.
Artist / muralist Mauricio Ramirez is in the process of painting a new mural that pays homage to the front-line heroes during the COVID-19 pandemic. Ram√≠rez is commissioning the project himself.
Paint is a building block of modern architecture. Without it, those of us whose homes are not made of stone would watch them wither away from weathering and the ceaseless effects of Father Time. Paint is a beautifier, a protector of homes and buildings, and a steward of a structure's integrity. But what is it?
Todd Mrozinski has traced and painted more than 100 shadows of friends, family members and local artists - many of whom are drinking, a few eating and some contemplating or gazing. The series will soon be on display at Cafe Lulu and he is also currently accepting commissions.
Sometimes, the most challenging aspects of our lives become the most poignant. Such was the case for artist Joyce Winter who was in a serious snowmobiling accident in 1972.
It's something discrete hiding out in the details of The Kovac's paintings that make them stand out as truly her own.
Jonathan Gundlach hasn't faced severe trauma and tribulation throughout his career, but the stage wasn't exactly set for him. A professional artist for the past 15 years, Gundlach was born colorblind.
Sometimes you just need a change of scenery. If you're an artist that new setting can also provide new inspiration. Just ask Port Washington native Lisa Albinger, an accomplished painter who recently left Milwaukee for the considerably warmer Phoenix climate.