The Monroe Street Arts Center (MSAC) will host the twelfth annual Arty Gras fundraiser on Monday, February 12, 2018 at Gates & Brovi,. Event proceeds support the center by providing scholarships for students in music and visual arts. Arty Gras also underwrites the center’s operations helping to keep fees for music and art affordable for […]
Friday, Jan 26th 6-8pm, join us for a special evening of art and music as we celebrate the opening of the new Tandem Press Apex Gallery! Featuring an exhibition of new prints by Judy Pfaff, an art performance by Faisal Abdu’Allah, and music by DJ KA-BOOM!BOX. Free and open to the public.
If you’ve looked at Tone Madison any time in the past year, you’ve probably seen the artwork of Rachal Duggan. Her illustrations are almost always black-and-white line drawings. They’ve appeared in publications including the Chicago Reader, Our Lives Magazine, The Pitchfork Review, and Isthmus. She can often be seen at live events, doing custom live portraits of people’s butts […]
Radical Jewelry Makeover is a community jewelry mining and recycling project of Ethical Metalsmiths that uses donated jewelry to create an alternative to mining and manufactured jewelry. Until Friday, February 16th students in the University of Wisconsin-Madison Metalsmithing & Jewelry department are accepting donations of old, unwanted jewelry at several locations across the UW-Madison campus. […]
This will be our final podcast episode of 2017, so we wanted to look back on some of the memorable conversations we’ve had on the podcast over the past year. We’re revisiting interviews with poets, explorations of visual art and conceptual art, discussions about access and equity in Madison’s nightlife, episodes about free speech and […]
Chris Maddox’s “≠” (spoken Antiparallel) investigates shifts of meaning that occur when prose is translated. This study is built from two versions of The Garden of Forking Paths by Jorge Luis Borges: a version translated by Borges’ close creative partner Norman Thomas di Giovanni, and the recent Penguin Classics release, translated by Andrew Hurley. His […]