Arts

UWM exhibit highlights Japanese woodblock prints

UWM exhibit highlights Japanese woodblock prints

The exhibition, “Country Views and City Life,” features woodblock prints of the genre known as ukiyo-e (“pictures of the floating world”).

Beyond the Score

Free YOA Events March 7

As part of the UWM Year of the Arts celebration, Peck School of the Arts is offering two free performances this week. Beyond the Score March 7,  7:30 p.m. As part of the Year of the Arts, the UWM Music Department, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, and the MSO have collaborated to bring Beyond the Score to […]

“Incendies (Scorched)” Feb. 8

UWM celebrates 16th Annual Festival of Films in French Feb. 8-17

The 16th Annual Festival of Films in French Feb. 8-17 at UWM celebrates the diversity and global reach of French-language cinema. UWM Professor Gabrielle Verdier, now retired, is being recognized for her vision and dedication in establishing the festival, says Anita Alkhas, associate professor of French, Italian and Comparative Literature, who coordinated the 2013 event […]

Pop Art Exhibition at UWM Jan. 24-Feb. 21

Pop Art Exhibition at UWM Jan. 24-Feb. 21

Return to the 1960s and ’70s in an exhibition at the UWM Art History Gallery Jan. 24-Feb. 21.

Winterdances warms up dance scene

Winterdances warms up dance scene

Gutierrez-Garner explores Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s “A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings,” and Vanier choreographs to Bela Bartok’s “The Miraculous Mandarin.”

Klezmatics appear at UWM Sunday

Klezmatics appear at UWM Sunday

Don’t miss Sunday’s exciting concert by the Klezmatics, one of the world’s leading performers of klezmer (Eastern European Jewish) music on Nov. 4, 6-8 p.m.

Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival Oct. 18-21

Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival Oct. 18-21

The Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival uncorks its “2nd Annual 25th Anniversary Edition” Oct. 18-21 with an international and eclectic mix of films.

Robert (Bob) Reitman II and Robert (Bobby) Reitman III

Reitman to discuss Bob Dylan Oct. 2

Radio celebrity Bob Reitman will visit UW-Milwaukee on Tuesday, Oct. 2, for “My Reasonable Obsession with Bob Dylan,” a conversation about Bob Dylan and his music.

Summer workshops at the Peck School

Summer workshops at the Peck School

The Peck School of the Arts offers a number of exciting summer workshops open to individuals at beginner through advanced levels.

Fine Arts Quartet members (from left) Ralph Evans, violin; Efim Boico, violin; Robert Cohen, cello; and Nicoló Eugelmi, viola

Fine Arts Quartet free Summer Evenings of Music

In honor of the Fine Arts Quartet’s 66th anniversary, all Summer Evenings of Music concerts are free and open to the public. Space is limited and tickets are required.