Photos from July Social Club Gathering at Colectivo Coffee featuring Black Cat Alley Muralists

L to R: Brandon Minga, Emma Daisy, David Najib Kasir, Tia Richardson, Big Shot, and Ken Brown. Today we had our Social Club Gatherings at Colectivo Coffee on the Eastside of Milwaukee. Our topic was the Black Cat Alley (BCA) Mural Project and the work of 6 BCA muralists. In attendance we had Ken Brown, … More Photos from July Social Club Gathering at Colectivo Coffee featuring Black Cat Alley Muralists

Social Club Gatherings – a new Artdose initiative

Last month, Frank Juarez launched a new initiative called Social Club Gatherings, which aims to bring people together to learn about the local arts across Wisconsin. On May 25th, we hosted our second social club gathering at James May North in Algoma, Wisconsin. The Social Club Gatherings are part of the new Artdose Magazine. To … More Social Club Gatherings – a new Artdose initiative

Introducing Thom J. Ertl – assemblage artist

Thom J. Ertl is a Milwaukee-based artist and owner of Thom J. Ertl Designs. Thom J. Ertl Designs is contemporary urban assemblage. It incorporates, unexpectedly combines, and repurposes common everyday items into modern, artistic, practical original home furnishings and interior design. Thom J. Ertl Designs is a hybrid of over 35 years of artistic experience—merchandising, … More Introducing Thom J. Ertl – assemblage artist

Arts Day Wisconsin 2019

On March 12th, Arts Wisconsin hosted its annual Arts Day at the Overture Center for the Arts in Madison, Wisconsin. Frank Juarez Gallery/Artdose Art Guidewere a donor sponsor of this highly anticipated advocacy event for the Arts. Investment in the arts and creativity is an investment in Wisconsin’s future.  Arts Day 2019 celebrates the diversity and variety of Wisconsin’s … More Arts Day Wisconsin 2019

Artdose Artist Directory Spotlight: Claudette Lee-Roseland

Claudette Lee-Roseland’s process involves the manipulation of color, value and shape. She starts with the application of many colors in a haphazard fashion, infusing the canvas or board with energy. Colors and shapes overlap one another. At some point, she may cover the support with a transparent color to create a uniformity to the painting. … More Artdose Artist Directory Spotlight: Claudette Lee-Roseland

The Late Stuart Howland: A Collector of Images and Sensations (1957-2018)

written by Erika L. Block Stuart Howland was a great artist, arts advocate, and arts educator. He dedicated his life to the appreciation and advancement of both art and artists in the Sheboygan area and beyond. Howland graduated from UW-Superior in 1984 with a bachelor’s degree in Painting and Drawing, followed by a master’s degree … More The Late Stuart Howland: A Collector of Images and Sensations (1957-2018)