Saying that losing someone you love is difficult… is a massive understatement. It’s not uncommon to find comfort in the things they have left behind. But what happens when you […]
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.
It’s that time of the year when many people are looking for that perfect gift for that certain someone. For some, it takes many things to make them happy. For […]
Radio Chipstone contributor Gianofer (JON nah fer) Fields is also the host of Refrangible, a podcast steeped in Material Culture. To start the second season, she wanted to examine the […]
Intercambios: Art, Stories, and Comunidad is the title of a new exhibit on display in the Ruth Davis Design Gallery, in Nancy Nicholas Hall on the UW Madison Campus. The […]
John Hitchcock is a Professor of Art and Printmaking at UW Madison. He is also a musician. His latest works are on display in a new exhibit entitled Intercambios: Art, […]
Have you ever watched an episode of a television show or movie set in the Eighteen Hundreds and longed to wear the fashions of that complicated and problematic time period. […]