Seize the night and choose your own art adventure! A diverse crowd gathers each month to experience music, food, drinks, and art in the most famous building in the city. No matter what the theme, the museum transforms into a hot spot of activity and entertainment at MAM After Dark.
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Find yourself and friends in photos from last MAM After Dark events. Front Room Photography’s prop-filled photobooths capture memorable moments.
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Upcoming Events

Rio Carnival

2016: Live Your Passion

Fri, Jan 15, 8 PM–MIDNIGHT

Celebrate the new year with festive revelers, activities, and adornments, in the spirit of Rio Carnival! Salsa, cha-cha, and more with Milwaukee’s own Salsabrosa Dance Company—they’ll show you how!—while enjoying the Afro-Cuban and Latin jazz sounds of De La Buena.

  • Challenge your friends to a game of table tennis, courtesy of Evolution Gastro Pong
  • Feast on Brazilian-themed fare created by Café Calatrava
  • Join a Wild Card Tour, featuring this month’s Collection focus: architecture
  • Indulge in tastings from BelAir Cantina and the Brass Alley, check out this month’s 414 Artist Feature, and more!
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Past Events

MAM After Dark: On The Edge

On The Edge Fri, Nov 20, 7–11 PM Presented by: Northwestern Mutual Bunky Echo-Hawk: Modern Warrior combines Native American topics and hip-hop culture to create edgy performance art LIVE in Windhover Hall. Other features include: Milwaukee rock-and-roll rebels The Living Statues and 88Nine RadioMilwaukee‘s fan-favorite Dori Zori Nourishing and natural food and beverage tastings provided by Beans & Barley, Café Manna, Jamba Juice and Urbal Tea Complimentary hors d’ouevres offered 7-8pm, specialty Calatrava Lounge menu available until 10pm featuring earth-inspired fare Wild Card Tours of the Larry Sultan: #HereandHome photography exhibition with an expert from Art’s Cameras Plus Contemporary photographer and Redline Milwaukee emerging artist Jake Hill showcases his dynamic breadth ofRead More...
By : Andrea Straughn | Oct 30, 2015

MAM After Dark: Date Night

Fri, Oct 16, 7–11 PM Northwestern Mutual presents MAM AFTER DARK: DATE NIGHT Cozy up with your significant other, or celebrate with a gaggle of friends: It’s Sweetest Day Eve at the Museum! • Channel your inner artist alongside pros from Wine and Canvas, who will guide your art experience, or paint whatever moves you at the moment (limited space available; $20 fee includes canvas, painting supplies, artistic assistance, and a glass of wine, beer, or nonalcoholic beverage) • Request a serenade for your sweetie, or sing along to a new pop classic with a live performance from Dueling PianosRead More...
By : Andrea Straughn | Oct 30, 2015

MAM After Dark: Milwaukee Chic

FRIDAY, Sept 25, 2015, 7 PM–11 PM Northwestern Mutual presents MAM AFTER DARK: Milwaukee Chic NIGHT OUT WITH NORDSTROM: PARTY IN STYLE WHEN NORDSTROM STOPS BY TO CELEBRATE ITS OCTOBER 23 OPENING AT MAYFAIR MALL! • Toast to fashion with a bit of bubbly courtesy of Nordstrom • Elevate your evening look with complimentary cosmetic applications provided by Nordstrom beauty stylists • Show your love for Nordstrom at the Kisses for Fashion live art installation • Snap a pic in the Nordstrom photo truck—parked just inside Windhover Hall • Groove to live music from Cardinal Harbor and dance beats byRead More...
By : Andrea Straughn | Sep 25, 2015
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