Do you have a hobby, long left in the dust that you are contemplating reviving. For contributor Gianofer (JON nah fer) Fields it’s sewing. In this episode of Radio Chipstone, […]
Gianofer Fields is an Art Historian and Material Culture contributor and curates the Radio Chipstone series. The project is hosted by the School of Human Ecology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and funded by the Chipstone Foundation; a decorative arts foundation whose mission is preserving and interpreting their collection, as well as stimulating research and education in the decorative arts.
Long before Nancy Nicolas Hall appeard on the UWMadison Campus, a small home occupied that space. It was the Practice Cottage from 1912 until it’s demolition in the late 50s. […]
For many of us. Ella’s Deli on East Washington Ave signaled our exit or return to Madison. The colorful circus style restaurant complete with Merry Go Round held space in […]
Period pieces seem to be all the rage. However, when watching movies or made for television dramas, do you ever consider who made the luxury items shown in those lavish […]
According to Katelyn St. John, her fascination with architecture was the result of teenage curiosity and a need to get out of the house. St. John is now a multimedia […]
A work commissioned by the Chazen Museum to commemorate its 50th anniversary is finally on display after a delay that lasted a couple of years. We all know why. Don’t […]