About MAM After Dark

Upcoming Events

MAM After Dark is a monthly art happening at the Milwaukee Art Museum. Each event offers a not-to-be-missed feature program, after-hours access to the galleries, music, food, cash bar, and more. Enjoy as you mingle with friends old and new.

Photo Booth

Strike a pose. The MAM After Dark Photo Booth is your chance to own the spotlight. See yourself projected on the walls of Windhover Hall—and possibly in our next ad campaign!

DIY Studio

Make and take your own art at this MAM After Dark mainstay. At the DIY (do-it-yourself) Studio, you can expect to make everything from buttons and valentines to gift bags and baskets.

 

Past Events

MAM After Dark: Postcard Summer

FRIDAY, August 15, 2014, 6 PM–MIDNIGHT Northwestern Mutual Foundation presents MAM AFTER DARK: POSTCARD SUMMER BE A TOURIST IN YOUR HOMETOWN! POSTCARDS FROM AMERICA: MILWAUKEE See photos featuring Milwaukee as you’ve never seen it before, taken by eleven international members of the prestigious photography collective Magnum. Join the docent-led Gallery Talk at 7 p.m. POSTCARDS […]

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MAM After Dark: Blue Rider

FRIDAY, June 13, 2014, 6 PM–MIDNIGHT Northwestern Mutual Foundation presents MAM AFTER DARK: BLUE RIDER KANDINSKY: A RETROSPECTIVE See how music, color, and movement shaped one of the most infl uential artists of the twentieth century, in this collection of paintings from the Centre Pompidou, Paris. Explore the evolution of Wassily Kandinsky’s style through Munich—where […]

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MAM After Dark: Back to the Prom

FRIDAY, April 11, 2014, 6 PM–MIDNIGHT Northwestern Mutual Foundation presents MAM AFTER DARK: BACK TO THE PROM UNCOMMON FOLK: TRADITIONS IN AMERICAN ART Don’t let the decoration committee take credit! The 600 handcrafted toys, quilts, fish decoys, and more in this kaleidoscopic showcase provide a whimsical, wonder-filled experience like no other. DRESS FOR THE PROM […]

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MAM After Dark: WTF?!

FRIDAY, March 21, 2014, 6 PM–MIDNIGHT Northwestern Mutual Foundation presents MAM AFTER DARK: WTF?! WHAT THE FOLK?! What does a kaleidoscopic showcase of 600 objects look like? Find out in the Museum’s Uncommon Folk: Traditions in American Art exhibition, and hear what it took to make it happen from exhibition designer David Russick in the […]

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MAM After Dark: MKE: Cocktails & Crafts

FRIDAY, February 21, 2014, 6 PM–MIDNIGHT Northwestern Mutual Foundation presents MAM AFTER DARK: MKE: COCKTAILS AND CRAFTS UNCOMMON FOLK Step into a kaleidoscopic display of fish decoys, quilts, walking sticks, carvings, and more. Explore this captivating visual feast during a gallery talk with curator Margaret Andera at 8 p.m. MKE MUSIC Hang with Milwaukee’s own Calamity […]

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MAM After Dark: ¡Baile!

FRIDAY, January 17, 2014, 6 PM–MIDNIGHT Northwestern Mutual Foundation presents MAM AFTER DARK: ¡Baile! THANK YOU NORTHWESTERN MUTUAL FOUNDATION! Join the celebration! Come mark Northwestern Mutual Foundation’s 5th anniversary of bringing MAM After Dark to the community. GIFTED SOULS MILWAUKEE You may remember them as Cultura En Clave, but this Latin dance group continues to […]

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MAM After Dark: Tailgate

FRIDAY, November 15, 2013, 6 PM–MIDNIGHT Northwestern Mutual Foundation presents MAM AFTER DARK: TAILGATE TAILGATE GAMES Let the games begin! Compete for the “home team advantage” in beanbag toss, Wii and Nerf Sports, while wearing your favorite game day gear. STEVENS POINT BREWERY What’s a tailgate party without beer and snacks? Sample different brews from […]

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MAM After Dark: Once Upon a Time

THOMAS SULLY: PAINTED PERFORMANCE See characters from Shakespeare, your favorite fairy tales, and more beautifully brought to life in performances staged in paint. Delve into the theatricality of one of America’s greatest portraitists during an animated talk with curator William Rudolph at 8 p.m. THE SCARRING PARTY Wish upon a star with Milwaukee’s own the […]

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MAM After Dark: American Summer

FRIDAY, August 16, 2013, 5 PM–MIDNIGHT Northwestern Mutual Foundation presents MAM AFTER DARK: AMERICAN SUMMER Ink Me Love Mom? See Tattoo: Flash Art of Amund Dieztel, the Museum’s first-ever tattoo exhibition, on view in the Contemporary Galleries. Join exhibition designer and curator David Russick at 8 p.m. for a gallery talk on this Milwaukee legend. […]

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