All programs are free, open to the public and take place at the Haggerty Museum of Art, unless otherwise noted.
Exhibitions from October 6, 2017 through January 14, 2018
Rick Shaefer The Refugee Trilogy
The World Turned Upside Down Apocalyptic Imagery in England, 1750-1850
Kirsten Leenaars (Re)Housing the American Dream: A Message From The Future
James Rosenquist F-111 (South, West, North, East), 1974
THE MUSEUM WILL BE CLOSED FOR THANKSGIVING ON THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 23 and FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2017.
Thursday, November 30, 2017, 6 p.m.
The End is All Around Us: An Interdisciplinary Panel Discussion
In conjunction with the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Center for 21st Century Studies, the Haggerty Museum of Art will host an interdisciplinary conversation with scholars from Marquette and UWM. Drs. Gerry Canavan and Brittany Pladek, both Assistant Professors in the English Department at Marquette University, and Dr. Richard Leson, Associate Professor in the Department of Art History at UWM, will explore points of connection between their scholarly research, the C21 Research Theme In the Eschaton, and the Haggerty Museum’s current exhibition The World Turned Upside Down: Apocalyptic Imagery in England 1750-1850, guest curated by Dr. Sarah Schaefer, Associate Professor in the Department of Art History at UWM. Dr. Schaefer and Dr. Richard Grusin, Director of the Center for C21st Century Studies, will moderate the conversation.
Free and open to the public. Complimentary parking available in Lot J, enter from 11th Street.
Sunday, December 3, 2017, 2 p.m.
Produced by Catey Ott Thompson, ON DISPLAY/Milwuakee is a community-based movement meditation originated by NYC's Heidi Latsky Dance to be performed on Sunday, Dec 3rd-International Day of Persons with Disabilities. This site-specific instillation involves 20 movers and non-movers in every form in a slow motion dance that is inturrupted by moments of stillness so the audience can feel comfortable looking deeply as the performers release self-consciousness.
Wednesday, December 6, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Artists Now! Rose Curley: Where I'm Coming From
All Artists Now! lectures take place on Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. in the Arts Center Lecture Hall on the UWM campus and are free and open to the public.
Information: (414) 229-6052 or arts.uwm.edu
Rose Curley was born and raised in Milwaukee in the 1990s. Her current work, a graphic memoir, examines the issues surrounding her transracial adoption. She will discuss her multifaceted process and the significance of language in narratives that aim to affect social change.
Thursday, December 21, 2017, 7:19 a.m. to 4:20 p.m.
Joseph Mougel: Still River at the Lynden Sculpture Garden
Events will be added to the web site as they are scheduled. Watch for an Experimental Tuesdays screening with Jesse McLean at the UWM Union Cinema in late autumn.
THE MUSEUM WILL BE CLOSED FOR THE HOLIDAYS FROM SUNDAY, DECEMBER 24, 2017 THROUGH MONDAY, JANUARY 1, 2018.