June 14, 2013–September 8, 2013
30 Americans is a dynamic exploration of contemporary American art. Paintings, sculptures, installations, photographs, video, and more made by African American artists since 1970 raise questions of what it means to be a contemporary artist and an African American today. Whether addressing issues of race, gender, sexuality, politics, or history—or seemingly remaining silent about them—these works offer powerful interpretations of cultural identity and artistic legacy.
Color Rush: 75 Years of Color Photography in America
February 22, 2013–May 19, 2013
Color Rush presents approximately 140 color photographs made between 1907, when the Lumière Brothers began marketing the autochrome, and 1981, when the use of color photography in art was no longer as contentious as it once had been.
Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Gainsborough: The Treasures of Kenwood House, London
October 12, 2012–January 13, 2013
The Milwaukee Art Museum is delighted to be one of four museums in the United States to present Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Gainsborough: The Treasures of Kenwood House, London, an exhibition of forty-eight masterpieces on tour from the Iveagh Bequest collection.
Tattoo: Flash Art of Amund Dietzel
July 3, 2013–October 13, 2013
Veterans Book Project: Objects for Deployment
April 4, 2013–November 10, 2013
2013 Scholastic Art Awards – Wisconsin Exhibition
February 2, 2013–March 17, 2013
Sculptural Narratives & Photographic Abstractions
July 5, 2012–January 1, 2013
Currents 35: Tara Donovan
May 5, 2012–October 7, 2012
Face Jugs: Art and Ritual in 19th-Century South Carolina
April 26, 2012–August 5, 2012