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Victoria Davis

UW-Madison scientists and graffiti-style artists collaborate on five vibrant and educational murals in the Madison area. Read more

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A new exhibit at Overture Center features art from members of Wisconsin’s Ho-Chunk tribe. Read more

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AMY STOCKLEIN

Cat Capellaro sat in on Hanna Bruer’s live painting events at HotelRed on Gallery Night. Read more

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Stunning and frightening photographs of models posing as African spirits amid humankind’s detritus form Fabrice Monteiro’s “The Prophecy” at the Chazen Museum of Art. Read more

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Don’t let a glimpse through the glass windows be your only experience of this year’s MMoCA Triennial. Read more

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AMY STOCKLEIN

The street artist, Triangulador, has found his canvas with old mattresses and couches that people toss to the curb. Although most of his work is displayed for just a few days or minutes, his colorful creations have attracted fans. Read more

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Steve McPherson

One person’s trash is another’s art — and a call to action — at “Plastic Entanglements,” a beautiful and thought-provoking new exhibit at the Chazen Museum of Art. Read more

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John Gruber

A photography exhibit at the Dane County Regional Airport examines the rich history of railroads in the region. Read more

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“Intersections: Indigenous Textiles of the Americas” showcases intricate and culturally significant art. It’s at the Lynn Mecklenburg Textile Gallery in the School of Human Ecology, which houses a magnificent collection. Read more

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John Michael

Marielle Allschwang, a talented indie musician, creates a multimedia tribute to the late Mary Nohl, a talented and misunderstood Milwaukee artist. Read more

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After researching the history of Wisconsin sculptor Jean Pond Miner, artists Brenda Baker and Bird Ross launch an endowment that will fund awards for female artists in Dane County. Read more

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David Michael Miller

We have a plan! Some of the recommendations of the Madison Cultural Plan are being followed, but sometimes it seems like Karin Wolf, the city’s arts program administrator, is the only one using it. Read more

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Chelsey Dequaine

Two new tattoo shops in Madison join the growing scene in Dane County. Read more

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Sharon Kerry-Harlan creates art that leans on ancestral African art and Afrofuturism in her comprehensive exhibit at the James Watrous Gallery in the Overture Center. Read more

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Linda Falkenstein

In life drawing, it is folly to try to make your sketches “too human, too soon.” This and other artistic advice is available free at the Chazen Museum of Art. Read more

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The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art opens an exhibit by the Hawaii-born artist Ray Yoshida, an influential professor at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and a founding member of the Chicago Imagists movement. Read more

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Arts + Literature Lab hosts an exhibit from 10 artists selected for CSArt, an art share program modeled after community supported agriculture. The artists say the benefits go beyond financial. Read more

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AMY STOCKLEIN

At David Pouncey’s annual backyard party, eating the Spam is “highly discouraged.” But his guests carve blocks of pink-hued mystery meat into hilarious, irreverent sculptures. Read more

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Linda Falkenstein

The city of Madison is searching for an artist who wants to spend a significant amount of time in a renovated Trachte building in Thurber Park. The search is on for an artist-in-residence. Read more

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Surprises are in store if you open up the drawers in Phil Heckman’s “On Ouisconsin: An Illustrated Historical Catalog” at Sequoya Library. Read more

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