Thursday, January 30, 2014, 10 AM-10 PM
Step into Uncommon Folk: Traditions in American Art, a celebration of whimsy and wonder featuring a kaleidoscopic display of nearly 600 paintings, drawings, sculptures, photographs, textiles, furniture, and handcrafted objects—from quilts to duck decoys. Join us for a preview of this captivating visual feast, drawn exclusively from the Museum’s world-renowned collection.
• Docent-led tours at 11 a.m., 2 p.m., 6 p.m., 7 p.m., and 8 p.m.
• Audio guides available for free—details at the admission desks
• Delectable dining in Café Calatrava, 11 a.m.–4 p.m.
• Sandwiches, salads, and desserts from The Coffee Shop, 10 a.m.–9 p.m.
• Exhibition-related merchandise available for purchase in the Museum Store
• Lectures* at 1:30 with Margaret Andera, exhibition curator, Milwaukee Art Museum, and at 6:15 with Michael Hall, collector and scholar.
• Complimentary appetizers, 5–8 p.m.; cash bar, 5–9:30 p.m.
• Valet parking available all day at the main entrance for a fee
* Lectures are ticketed. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis from Admissions starting at 10 a.m. on event day only. Number allotted depends on membership level.
Free for Members; non-members can purchase tickets for $25, starting at 5 p.m. Last admission sold at 9:15 p.m.
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