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MPT artery project presents free public workshops and parade
Milwaukeeans are invited to take part in Milwaukee Public Theatre’s Reclamation Parade and Pageant for the Harambee and Riverwest neighborhoods this summer.
MPT, in collaboration with Harambee residents/artists Annushka Peck and Julia Swanson, will lead all ages in community-building projects ranging from hands-on workshops, to performances, to full-blown parades.
The Reclamation Parade and workshops are Milwaukee Public Theatre’s part of “the artery project”, with other events being held throughout the city in 2014.
Details on MPT’s Reclamation Parade and Pageant are available by calling 414-347-1685 …
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Sonji Hunt with one of her innovative fiber pieces, “Corseted Landscape: Fall” will exhibit her work at Jazele’s Art Studio for their upcoming event “Holiday Art Sale” on Saturday, December 7, 2013 from 10 am – 6 pm. Located in Riverwest, the address is 731 East Center Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Along with the center’s regular exhibition, moderately priced seasonal items by Hunt and other artists, will be for sale to benefit Jazele’s Art Studio; a non-profit organization founded by visual artist Vedale Hill and his brother, Daren Hill. Jazele’s Art …
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Home and business owners in Milwaukee’s Riverwest neighborhood have an opportunity to take advantage of record low solar pricing through a new, limited-time solar group purchase program.
The “Solar Riverwest” program can help residents invest in lower cost solar installations through the power of volume-purchasing.
Solar Riverwest is being led by the Riverwest Cooperative Alliance, with support from the City of Milwaukee ’s solar program, Milwaukee Shines, and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association (MREA).
The program will make it easier and more affordable for residents to add solar to their home or business. …
CENTER Gallery, a contemporary art space in Milwaukee’s Riverwest community, hosted a bimonthly “B-Flex” event on Saturday, April 7, from 7 pm – 10 pm. This curatorial collaboration featured selected contemporary fine and folk artwork on loan from the collection of Milwaukee – based Evelyn Patricia Terry and her Terry McCormick Gallery, located in Milwaukee’s Walnut Way neighborhood. You may Link to additional information on Terry at www.evelynpatriciaterry.com/news.
Terry, a professional visual artist, writer, and lecturer, has been collecting original art for well over thirty years. She says, “I concentrate on …
Statement of Alderwoman Milele A. Coggs and Alderman Nik Kovac
We are very concerned about the ransacking of the BP station at Humboldt and North, and the reported violent armed robberies and assaults that witnesses say occurred in Kilbourn Reservoir Park very late on Sunday and early Monday morning. We have each been in touch with the Milwaukee Police Department, and we would like to reassure all of the victims, witnesses, and neighbors that the police are taking the series of alleged incidents very seriously, and we expect that their investigations …