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 fifth year!
Be among the first to see this premiere exhibition of works that the Pop Art icon produced in the last decade of his life. Prints from the artist’s Soup, Mao, and Marilyn series in the Museum’s Collection will also be on view.
Sample handcrafted brews from across Wisconsin for free with your admission ticket! See screenings of Handmade Nation: The Rise of DIY, Art, Craft, and Design, bookending a talk and book signing with local filmmaker Faythe Levine.
“NATURE NURTURE” RUNWAY FASHION SHOW 9:30 PM
Join us for haute couture fashion, as up-and-coming UWM Peck School of the Arts students present a runway show of garments that reevaluate the concept of high fashion. Seating is first-come, first-served!
STREET ART 5–11 PM
Featuring a BREAKDANCING battle, live street art on canvasses, and instruction on how to make your very own stencils! Also, explore the Main Level Collection galleries and the Museum Store until 10 PM—a MAM After Dark exclusive opportunity!
Explore Jan Lievens: Out of Rembrandt’s Shadow, join Neroli for the ultimate Salon and Spa experience, welcome spring with Rishi Tea, and view an exhibition of collaborative works between Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design first-year students and established, Milwaukee-based artists. Buy tickets online for only $5!
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 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!
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.”
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.