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“Young at Art” is an exciting exhibit of more than 170 original artworks from K-12 public school students. It’s at MMoCA through April 23. more

Mar 16, 2017 3:34 PM ARTS & CULTURE

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Alan Luft

Edgewood College professor Alan Luft distills 15,000 images from Berlin into an evocative book and upcoming exhibit. more

Mar 9, 2017 5:00 AM Books

UW-Madison professor emerita Robin Chapman’s new exhibit at the Wisconsin Academy’s Steenbock Gallery is an evocative combination of poetry and paintings, looking back at her pastoral childhood near nuclear facilities in Tennessee. more

Mar 9, 2017 5:00 AM ARTS & CULTURE

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Simone and Max

The boundary-pushing duo known as Simone and Max has created an immersive and unsettling installation on juvenile incarceration at a former dairy cooler in Paoli’s Artisan Gallery. more

Mar 2, 2017 5:00 AM ARTS & CULTURE

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Brian Fitzsimmons

Korean-born sculptor Do Ho Suh’s transfixing exhibit at MMoCA uses fabric reconstructions of his home and studio to illustrate the delicate nature of existence. more

Feb 23, 2017 5:00 AM ARTS & CULTURE

“Alternative Photographies” at Overture Galleries, two boundary-pushing artists display the results of explorations. more

Jan 5, 2017 5:00 AM ARTS & CULTURE

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Steven Potter

A new mural created by LGBTQ youth will soon be visible on the side of Art In, 1444 E. Washington Ave. Its message is a tribute to the late street artist Brendan Scanlon, aka SOLVE. more

Nov 23, 2016 5:00 AM ARTS & CULTURE

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Jonathan Brown

Starting Nov. 10 an LED waterfall will flow down the side of the former AT&T building at 316 W. Washington Ave. The commissioned mural on the side of the 10-story building was designed by a Houston-based firm. more

Nov 10, 2016 5:00 AM ARTS & CULTURE

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Chris Collins

Friends of Sid Boyum have raised enough money to save the idiosyncratic folk artist’s house and sculpture garden from being auctioned off. Now they’re having a fundraiser and talking about what’s next. more

Nov 3, 2016 4:46 PM ARTS & CULTURE

There’s cross-generational fun at east-side art school Bare Knuckle Arts. But youth classes and after-school workshops are the school’s bread and butter. more

Oct 27, 2016 5:00 AM Emphasis

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Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

While patents are usually highly technical documents, they often contain an artistic rendering of the ideas behind them. A new show at Union South highlights some of the more imaginative patent drawings to come out of UW-Madison since 1928. more

Oct 13, 2016 5:00 AM News

Come out Friday night for a gallery event showcasing artists of color and social justice-themed art, organized by a diversity-driven entertainment company, catered by a black-owned restaurant, hosted by a nonprofit that promotes equality. more

Oct 7, 2016 12:39 PM ARTS & CULTURE

The UW-Madison Center for the Humanities kicks off its Terra Incognita art series with a striking exhibit of photographs from the American Southwest by Rob Lundberg, who will also play original compositions at his opening event on Oct. 7. more

Oct 6, 2016 5:00 AM ARTS & CULTURE

An exhibit from longtime news photographer Glenn Trudel captures the big and small moments in Madison history. It opens at the Goodman Community Center Oct. 7. more

Sep 29, 2016 5:00 AM ARTS & CULTURE

Madison’s venues are popping with culture this fall and winter. Isthmus critics do the work for you by letting you know which theater, visual art, dance and classical music to get on your radar — and onto your calendar. more

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It’s okay to touch the art at an exhibit at the Wisconsin Council of the Blind and Visually Impaired. It opens on Gallery Night, Oct. 7. more

Sep 29, 2016 5:00 AM ARTS & CULTURE

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Laura Zastrow

MMoCA’s Triennial is a chance for Wisconsin’s contemporary artists to gain traction on the regional and national scenes. This year’s show, which opens Sept. 23, is diverse and compelling. more

Sep 22, 2016 5:00 AM ARTS & CULTURE

“Stitching History from the Holocaust” is a traveling exhibit from the Jewish Museum Milwaukee. It’s open, along with a locally created companion exhibit, at the Ruth Davis Design Gallery on the UW-Madison campus. more

Sep 22, 2016 5:00 AM ARTS & CULTURE

Photographers Peter Finnegan and Bob Seitz hadn’t seen each other since 1971. Now they’ve reunited for an exhibit of their Vietnam War photography at Overture Center. more

Sep 15, 2016 5:00 AM ARTS & CULTURE

Well-known Cuban painter, Orestes Larios Zaak, exhibits at Madison’s Goodman Community Center. The visit is sponsored by the Madison-Camaguey Sister City Association. more

Sep 9, 2016 9:25 AM ARTS & CULTURE

Thursday

March 30, 2017

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    UW Cinematheque, Union South-Marquee & Chazen Museum of Art; Barrymore Theatre; and Sundance Cinemas 608

Friday

March 31, 2017

Saturday

April 1, 2017

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    UW Cinematheque, Union South-Marquee & Chazen Museum of Art; Barrymore Theatre; and Sundance Cinemas 608

Sunday

April 2, 2017

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    UW Cinematheque, Union South-Marquee & Chazen Museum of Art; Barrymore Theatre; and Sundance Cinemas 608

Monday

April 3, 2017

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    UW Cinematheque, Union South-Marquee & Chazen Museum of Art; Barrymore Theatre; and Sundance Cinemas 608

Tuesday

April 4, 2017

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    UW Cinematheque, Union South-Marquee & Chazen Museum of Art; Barrymore Theatre; and Sundance Cinemas 608

Wednesday

April 5, 2017

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    UW Cinematheque, Union South-Marquee & Chazen Museum of Art; Barrymore Theatre; and Sundance Cinemas 608

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