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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 heat things up on the pista de baile (dance floor), and will get you moving like never before. RICA OBSESION Siente el ritmo (feel the rhythm) with Rica Obsesion, a sizzling six-piece salsa, merengue, cha-cha, boleros, bachata, and Latin jazz band. DJ SLYM Break in yourRead More…

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. Rockabilly Music Hang as rockabilly party DJ Billy Boy Brad spins out the tunes. Then take a wild ride with the all-female rockabilly band Crazy Rocket Fuel. Their energetic, up-tempo, original tunes are as catchy as vintage favorites. Beer Tasting and Snacks It’s not aRead More…

MAM After Dark: Jan Lievens on a Jet Plane

It’s always an adventure when the Milwaukee Art Museum collaborates with the events-planning organization Cedar Block. Jan Lievens on a Jet Plane, inspired by the exhibition Jan Lievens: A Dutch Master Rediscovered, pays tribute to the seventeenth-century portrait painter and world traveler—a contemporary of Rembrandt’s hailed for his innovative style.






MAM After Dark: Gallery Night Edition

MAM After Dark lights up Milwaukee for a special Gallery Night edition on Friday, January 16, from 5 p.m. to midnight. Get out of the cold and get into the art happening that lets you cast yourself in a whole new light!






MAM After Dark: Be a MAM Rock Star!

Performance installations from the UWM Dance and Digital Media Department, and make your own vintage album cover journal at the DYI studio. The evening ends with a live air-guitar competition, presented by Milwaukee Air Guitar Showdown, featuring professional “Shredders of the Wind.”






MAM After Dark: RunUp to the Runway

Be seen where cutting-edge fashions from the best and the brightest local designers take center stage. RunUp to the Runway returns to the Museum with its full-production runway show for its fourth year, kicking off MAM After Dark.