Wisconsin's Home PageAdd/Update an Event
Find Events
FAQ
Home < Find < By Date Range < Events
Attractions | Almanac | Local Information | Wisconsin | Store | Lodging | Maps | Weather
More Ways to
Find Events

Click on Calendar

Find by Keyword

Find by City

Find by County

Find by Subject

Find by Date Range

All Enhanced Events

Recently Added Events

Find by Event-ID
E-
 

Wisconsin Events for August 18 through August 24

7 Events
Be aware of last-minute changes and cancellations. Always call before you go!
To save events, check boxes and click at bottom of page

 Events Spanning Multiple Days 

 Word and Image
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 through Monday, December 2, 2019. Word and Image explores the combination of text and image in post-war prints drawn from the Haggerty Museum of Art's collection. Whether incorporating texts as visual elements in their work, or responding to the contents of literary texts, all of the exhibiting artists combine word and image. Includes works by Corita Kent, Jasper Johns, Edward Rushca, Mark Bradford, Robert Indiana, Andy Warhol, and others. Free. Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University, 13th & Clybourn Streets, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-288-1669. Subjects: Art, Museums [E-109048]
 Ben Shahn: For the Sake of a Single Verse
Friday, August 16, 2019 through Sunday, December 15, 2019. A portfolio of twenty-four lithographs from the Haggerty Museum of Art's collection created by artist Ben Shahn. The prints illustrate a select passage from Rainer Maria Rilke's only novel. This semi-autobiographical novel tells the story of a college student from an aristocratic Danish family living in destitute in Paris in the early 1900s. Although Shahn first read the novel while visiting Paris in the 1920s, he didn't create the illustrations until 1968-a year before his death. Free. Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University, 13th & Clybourn Streets, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-288-1669. Subjects: Art, Museums [E-109046]
 The Ariel Poems
Friday, August 16, 2019 through Sunday, December 15, 2019. The pamphlets featured in this exhibition are part of the Raynor Memorial Libraries Special Collections and University Archives, which holds a complete collection of titles in the series. Many of the poets are well-known today, but perhaps the most significant of these is T. S. Eliot. This exhibition was curated by Amy Cooper Cary, Head, Special Collections and University Archives, Raynor Memorial Libraries and Dr. Angela Sorby, Professor, Department of English. Free. Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University, 13th & Clybourn Streets, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-288-1669. Subjects: Art, Museums [E-109047]
 Objects Redux: Clay, Glass, and Metal, 1960-1985
Sunday, August 11, 2019 through Sunday, January 26, 2020. As part of a series that showcases changes in studio craft in the last part of the twentieth century, this exhibition features clay, glass, and metal works made between 1960 and 1985. In some instances, multiple works by the same artist are shown in order to reflect how their work changed during a span of time when there was a lot of fluctuation in the field. Adults: $7 Seniors (62 and over) and Students: $5 RAM Members and Children (12 and under): FREE. Racine Art Museum, 441 Main Street, Racine, Racine County. Call 262-638-8300. Subjects: Museums, Galleries, Art [E-108789]
 It's Like Poetry: Building A Toshiko Takaezu Archive at RAM
Friday, August 2, 2019 through Sunday, July 26, 2020. While unassuming in her disposition, artist Toshiko Takaezu (1922-2011) was a bona fide ceramic superstar who pushed the boundaries of clay in the late twentieth century. Inspired by nature and the environment, Takaezu created work that embodied a poetic balance between art and life. This exhibition in Racine Art Museum's Windows on Fifth Gallery features a selection from the more than 30 Takaezu works now in the museum's collection. Adults: $7, Seniors (62 and over) and Students: $5, RAM Members and Children (12 and under): FREE. Racine Art Museum, 441 Main Street, Racine, Racine County. Call 262-638-8300. Subjects: Art [E-108988]
 Senior Beat: Diane Hesselbein
Monday, May 15, 2017 through Thursday, May 15, 2031. Our May guest is Diane Hesselbein, Assembly District 79 Representative, and her main topic will be the state budget. Representative Hesselbein is sensitive to the needs of senior citizens. She serves on the Committee on Veterans and Military Affairs, and is Vice-Chair for the Speaker's Task Force on Alzheimer's and Dementia. Watch Senior Beat all month: Tuesdays at 12:30pm, Wednesdays at 4:30pm, Fridays at 12:00pm, and Sundays at 4:30pm on Madison City Channel. Free. Madison Senior Center, 330 W Mifflin, Madison, Dane County. Call 608-266-6581. Subjects: Education, Seniors [E-105880]
 Third Annual Twin Triathlon
Saturday, August 26, 2017 through Tuesday, August 26, 2081. 8 am - 12 pm. 8 am registration; 9 am start; Noon Awards! Fun event is unique in the Northwoods-8K paddle on North Twin Lake, followed by a 16K bike ride, then a 5K run. Individual ($35), a family or a team ($90). Do one leg, or all three! Beautiful route, healthy fun for the whole family! Registration is encouraged; Participants who register after 8/5/2017 are not guaranteed an event t-shirt. It's fun and a unique event to cap out the summer! Info: Phelps Chamber of Commerce. $35. Phelps, 2429 Highway 17 North, Phelps, Vilas County. Call 715-545-3800. Subjects: Kayaking, Bicycling, Triathlon [E-106239]
7 Events
Be aware of last-minute changes and cancellations. Always call before you go!

 


Search for anything at Wisconsin Online!
Internet data processing -- Powered by Falcon Web Solutions®
Copyright © 1995-2019 All About Wisconsin, Inc. All rights reserved.
Wisconline, Wisconsin Online, and Wisconsin.Info are registered trademarks of All About Wisconsin, Inc.
Home | About Us | FAQ | Advertising | Comments | E-mail Us | Add/Update an Event