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Thomas Ferrella

Thomas Ferrella exhibits his “1 World” photographs in Camaguey, Cuba, and tells Isthmus why this is the perfect time to talk about breaking down racial and cultural boundaries. more

Nov 29, 2017 10:48 AM Visual Arts


Mike Park

Saxophonist Kamasi Washington has toured with Kendrick Lamar, Run the Jewels and Snoop Dogg. Now he’s doing his own thing on a worldwide tour with his new album “Harmony of Difference.” He’s at the Majestic Nov. 8. more

Nov 2, 2017 5:00 AM MUSIC

In another innovative offering from Arts + Literature Lab, bassist Joe Policastro reimagines film and TV scores with his jazz trio. more

Oct 19, 2017 5:00 AM MUSIC


Juliet Goodman

We’ve got Inuit throat singing, feminist hip-hop, shoegaze, punk, ska, prog rock and a host of other concerts coming up from now until the end of the year. Get your calendars out. It’s time for Isthmus’ fall music preview. more

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“Zoethica,” is a beautiful scavenger hunt created by UW-Madison interdisciplinary artist-in-residence Peter Krsko and students in a spring semester course. The outdoor exhibit of “bio-inspired” art runs through August 6 at Olbrich Botanical Gardens. more

Jun 8, 2017 12:00 AM Visual Arts

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Sean Kennedy

Paul Kusuda spent a little more than a year in a Japanese internment camp. He was 19 at the time. Now 94, he reflects on his experience and the implications of the government’s policy on current threats to civil liberties. more

Apr 27, 2017 5:00 PM News