Me and The Mountain: MARN’s new exhibition creates calm within the storm

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sam Woods, sam@marnarts.org, 414-409-3501 Daniel Fleming’s free-flowing stream of consciousness is on display at the MARN ART + CULTURE HUB through June 5 Milwaukee, Wisconsin – When the COVID-19 pandemic hit Milwaukee in March, 2020, forcing much of the city indoors to escape the mysterious virus, Daniel Fleming turned to paint … More Me and The Mountain: MARN’s new exhibition creates calm within the storm

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

Milwaukee Gallery Night and Day Is Back

Frank Juárez I remember when I was active in the art scene operating the Frank Juarez Gallery in the Third Ward. For years, I was in the heart of the Milwaukee art scene every Saturday gallery sitting, meeting collectors, chit-chatting with artists, welcoming visitors, etc. This weekly repetitive commitment made me realize that I was … More Milwaukee Gallery Night and Day Is Back

Vision, passion, and commitment to the visual arts in Wisconsin

Written by Frank Juarez In 2006, I visited one of my best friends in Virginia. A common interest of ours is visiting art galleries and art museums. On a sunny afternoon, we found themselves in downtown Richmond. I stumbled upon a visitor’s guide, which featured art galleries, artists, restaurants, boutiques, and so on. During this … More Vision, passion, and commitment to the visual arts in Wisconsin