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Events Calendar

 

current exhibitions

Gendron Jensen Series on Resurrection in Nature
Religion and Neo-medievalism in Rouault’s Miserere
Jason Salavon The Master Index
WATERMARKS An Atlas of Water and the City of Milwaukee
Kirsten Leenaars (Re)Housing the American Dream

 

December 2016

Wednesday, December 14, 2016, 7 p.m. - UWM Union Theatre
FILM: LOCALLY GROWN
FRANKIE LATINA: CHINA TEST GIRLS
UWM Union Theatre, 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. on the UWM campus. Information: (414) 229-4070 or uniontheatre.uwm.edu

FREE

2015 Nohl Fellow Frankie Latina offers a work-in-progress test screening of his latest film, China Test Girls. It features the rich palette of vibrant colors, dynamic symmetrical compositions, stylish fashions, dramatic Milwaukee locations, and preternatural attention to detail that we associate with Latina's work. China Test Girls follows an ambitious photographer as she is sucked into a labyrinth of intrigue and danger when the “wrong” camera--and its film--falls into her possession, and it climaxes in an explosion of desperate violence as the menacing antagonists stop at nothing to get that one photo that can bring a kingdom down.

Thursday, December 15, 2016, 7 p.m. - UWM Union Theatre
FILM: LOCALLY GROWN
UPSTREAM SALMON: THE WATERING HOLE and Other Works by Queer Makers
UWM Union Theatre, 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. on the UWM campus. Information: (414) 229-4070 or uniontheatre.uwm.edu

FREE

UPSTREAM SALMON features the premiere of The Watering Hole, a short movie by 2015 Nohl Fellow Zach Hill. He shares a program that celebrates the urge to go against the flow and lay the status quo to rest with other queer makers by showcasing a variety of moving image and video works.

 

upcoming exhibitions

February 2 - May 21, 2017
Lakota Voices Collection Highlights from The Heritage Center at Pine Ridge Indian Reservation
Look How Far We’ve Come! Jeffrey Gibson
We Can Make It The Prints of Corita Kent

 

February 2017

February 2 – May 21, 2017
Look How Far We’ve Come!
Contemporary artist Jeffrey Gibson is best known for sculptures and paintings that intermingle traditional Native American art with contemporary art and culture. The Haggerty Museum of Art at Marquette University will present Look How Far We’ve Come!, a solo exhibition of Gibson’s work, from February 2 – May 21, 2017. The exhibition will include a newly-commissioned, beaded wall hanging, soundtrack, and site-specific wall painting inspired by Gibson’s research in the Native American Collections of Marquette University’s archives. Existing paintings and sculptural works from other private and institutional lenders will also be on view.

 

May 2017

May 17-21, 2017 Friends of the Haggerty trip to San Francisco

 

All programs are free, open to the public and take place at the Haggerty Museum of Art, unless otherwise noted.

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