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"In Living Color" Fiber Art Exhibit

Apr 23, 0014 During normal open hours.

Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St., Madison Wisconsin
Madison Contemporary Fiber Artists presents works by over 20 artists, using a range of techniques and processes to explore the element of color. April 23 through May 30th. Opening reception with the artists: Friday, May 25th, 5-7 p.m.

Linda Neusen, public email address: linda@antidotalart.com


Visual Expressions Public Reception

1709 Aberg Ave, Suite 1, Madison, WI 53704
More than 230 two and three-dimensional works of art by artists with disabilities will be on view at this public reception. Some artwork is for sale and many artists will be on hand to discuss their work.

Sandra Walling, 608-241-2131, sandra@vsawis.org


Visual Expressions, A Call for Art Exhibition

Apr 21, 0014 Monday - Thursday, 9 to 4 pm

1709 Aberg Ave, Suite 1, Madison, WI 53704
Visual Expressions, an exhibition of new work opens at VSA Wisconsin, 1709 Aberg Ave. on Monday, April 21. Nearly 250 two and three-dimensional works of art will fill the VSA Art Center and Gallery and be on view through May 3. This juried presentation features work by artists with disabilities ages 5 and up from across the state, including a significant number from the Madison area. Among the works are ten award winners that will be added to VSA Wisconsin’s traveling exhibition in June.

Sandra Walling, 608-241-2131 or sandra@vsawis.org


Annual Spring Art Tour

Jun 6, 0014 10am-5pm daily

Jun 7, 0014 10am-5pm daily

Jun 8, 0014 10am-5pm daily

Mount Horeb area (includes Mazomanie, Blue Mounds, Black Earth, Verona).
Open Studios Event: 24 quality artists of the Mount Horeb area open their rarely seen studios to the public for 3 days. Watch them create and shop their wares.

Tamlyn Akins, Tour Coordinator


"Ein Sof" - Jewish Artists Lab Reception

Madison, WI
UW-Hillel will be hosting a showcase for its Jewish Artists Lab, a biweekly group that convenes local artists to discuss Torah texts, explore their Jewish identity, and create beautiful art! For the past several months, they've been working on their art pieces and are excited to exhibit them during the reception on May 1, open for the entire Madison community.

Jennifer Jennings, Director of Jewish Student Life, (608) 445-0602


Whisper Art Exhibit Opening Reception

May 2, 0014 5:00 - 8:00 PM

Holy Wisdom Monastery, 4200 County Road M, Middleton, WI
Whisper art exhibit opening reception
When: Friday, May 2, 2014 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Where: Holy Wisdom Monastery, 4200 County Road M, Middleton WI 53562
Contact: Mike, mikesb@benedictinewomen.org, 608-836-1631, x124
Webpage: http://benedictinewomen.org/support-our-work/whisper-art-exhibit/

Holy Wisdom Monastery is excited to feature the poetic works of Donna Carnes and Blair Mathews, paired with photography by Gregory Bleck, Rolando Cruz and Laura Jacobson. The opening reception for Whisper will be on Friday, May 2, 2014 from 5:00 – 8:00 pm, and will feature brief reflections by the artists at 6:15 pm. The exhibit will run through June 27, 2014.


Mike Sweitzer-Beckman, mikesb@benedictinewomen.org, 608-836-1631x124


Wisconsin in Watercolor: The Farmscapes of Paul Seifert

Apr 8, 0014 Tuesday, April 08, 2014 - Saturday, August 30, 2014 9 am–4 pm, Tuesday through Saturday

Wisconsin Historical Museu, 30 N. Carroll Street, Madison, WI 53703
German immigrant Paul Seifert came to Wisconsin and lived a varied and creative life on the edges of society but all the while deeply immersed in the Wisconsin River valley landscape of the Driftless Region he called home. He's best known for his vibrant watercolor farm pictures, which are beloved locally and highly desired by collectors nationally. This is the first major exhibition of Seifert's art.

Wisconsin Historical Museum, 608-264-6555, museum@wisconsinhistory.org