Results tagged with 'Public Art'
Published Feb. 7, 2014
Today, The Milwaukee Public Library announced the commission award for a public art installation outside the new East Branch, currently under construction. Milwaukee multimedia artist Ray Chi has been selected to create the art project on North Cramer Street and East North Avenue that will reflect the ideas of community, literature, storytelling and learning.
Published Dec. 30, 2013
The Milwaukee Public Library announced the finalists chosen to design concepts for an outdoor public art installation for the East Library, which is currently in the process of being remodeled.
Published Dec. 4, 2013
A dozen finalists were named for a public art initiative that will take place on West Wisconsin Avenue next summer and fall.
Published Nov. 6, 2013
Reginald Baylor has a problem with reading. "I do not see pictures when I read words," the Milwaukee-based artist said. "I can't get the environment processed in my mind. Those letters don't translate into an environment." Interestingly enough, that's exactly what TypeFace, Baylor's latest art project, aims to do: translate and transform words into something that visually reflects an environment, or, in the case of this project, a community.
Published Oct. 21, 2013
Design matters and a little bit more attention to details along the avenue will help. To this end, ART Milwaukee, Newaukee and other civic groups want to transform how people perceive Wisconsin Avenue. And there's a $50,000 fund to help bring your awesome ideas to life.
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