From early on in her career as an artist, Helen Lee has used the medium of glass to explore language and identity. If you walk past the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art at night, you might see three Mandarin Chinese characters blazing out at you in pink neon. That is one of Lee’s newest works, […]
Tone Madison‘s Sarah Witman and Scott Gordon trade notes on a few of the best visual art shows currently on display in Madison. First, we talked about the big one: The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art’s 2016 Wisconsin Triennial (on display through January 8), which brings together work from a few dozen artists from across […]
Madison Public Library’s bubbler program likes to break the rules about what you can do in a library. Each month we check in with the Bubbler’s resident artists to find out what things they’re making, creating or showing off. This week, we have artist Faisal Abdul’Allah, who’s been working with Madison area teens on a […]
Tone Madison‘s Scott Gordon discusses the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art’s exhibit Frank Stella Prints: A Retrospective, with painters and UW-Madison art professors Leslie Smith III and Derrick Buisch. The show runs through May 22, and Buisch will be talking about it at MMOCA on May 12 as part of the ticketed Under The Influence series. […]
On Friday, May 6th, WORT 89.9 FM Community Radio joins the explosion of art in Madison during Gallery Night. A retrospective exhibit of fine-arts prints, created specially for WORT pledge drives, will be held at the Yellow Rose Gallery, located at 122 State Street (2nd floor), from 5:00 till 9:00 p.m. The exhibit features art […]
Artists Shane McAdams and Tom Berenz share the bill this month at the Overture Center James Watrous Gallery with two “side by side solo exhibitions.” Berenz’s “Towards the North,” and McAdams’s “Beat a Path and Make it Fast” feature recent works from both artists. The exhibit, sponsored by the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters, runs through May 8.
Shane McAdams and Tom Berenz spoke about their exhibitions with host Brian Standing.