BALM at Portrait Society Gallery of Contemporary Art

April 9 through May 21, 2022 Portrait Society Gallery of Contemporary Art 207 E. Buffalo Street, Suite 526Milwaukee, WI 53202Hours: Thursday-Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. portraitsocietygallery@gmail.com 414-870-9930 Website For immediate release We are entering an epoch unlike any other: The pandemic, climate destruction, years of untenable presidential leadership, earthquakes, floods, fires, increased crime, habitat erosion, … More BALM at Portrait Society Gallery of Contemporary Art

Deep Time: Paintings by Jason Van Roo at Between Two Galleries

MILWAUKEE, WI – Var Gallery will feature the artwork of Jason Van Roo at its first exhibition of 2022 called “Deep Time.” Rooted in a relationship with the natural world, Van Roo’s work invites the viewer to let themselves get lost in the deeply rendered layers of acrylic and pastel, which lean into the grain … More Deep Time: Paintings by Jason Van Roo at Between Two Galleries

Conversation with artist Francesca Simonite

Frank Juarez I discovered Francesca Simonite‘s work through one of MARN‘s exhibitions, C is for Conversations, early this Fall. From a distance, I was drawn to her work by its sculptural form. As I approached the work, I noticed that her work was not only sculptural, but also photographic. The work was different from what … More Conversation with artist Francesca Simonite

Artists Sunday at Rountree Gallery, Platteville

Frank Juarez On Sunday, November 28th, fellow photographer, Pat Ryan, and I visited Rountree Gallery in downtown Platteville to view their current exhibition, Teeny, Tiny, BOLD. This is the second time I have visited the gallery since the summer. For a small community, the not-for-profit gallery introduces quite the range of traditional and contemporary works. … More Artists Sunday at Rountree Gallery, Platteville

More Scenes From “Our Addictions to Fictions”: New and recent paintings by Michael Davidson at the Caestecker Gallery, Ripon College

Frank Juarez The last time I saw Michael was probably two and half years ago and seeing his work in person was May 26, 2018. When I received notice that he was going to have a solo exhibition at the Caestecker Art Gallery in Ripon, I knew I had to go. I have always enjoyed … More More Scenes From “Our Addictions to Fictions”: New and recent paintings by Michael Davidson at the Caestecker Gallery, Ripon College

Closing Celebration: The Money $how at Saint Kate – The Arts Hotel

Join us in person at Saint Kate – The Arts Hotel for a Closing Celebration for The Money $how, our guest curated feature exhibition in the AIR Space gallery! Co-curator Frank Juarez and Saint Kate curator Samantha Timm will provide a gallery walkthrough of this collage exhibition. On view through September 12th, The Money $how takes guests on a tour … More Closing Celebration: The Money $how at Saint Kate – The Arts Hotel

Kolaj LIVE Milwaukee at Saint Kate – The Arts Hotel

Frank Juarez The weekend of July 30, Kolaj Magazine hosted an event called Kolaj LIVE Milwaukee. The 3-day symposium brought collage artists from across the United States – San Francisco, CA; Rockwall, TX; Toledo, OH; Marshfield, WI; Seattle, WA; Milwaukee, WI; New London, WI; Portland, OR; Indianapolis, IN; Jacksonville, FL; Brooklyn, NY; Signal Mountain, TN; … More Kolaj LIVE Milwaukee at Saint Kate – The Arts Hotel