Charles Beneke’s print-based, multi-media work views global warming through the lens of accumulation – not only of destructive industrial activity, greenhouse gasses and willful disregard, but also of human innovation and beauty.
Artists Now! – Trudy Benson: Why Are You Still Painting? The Importance of Painting in a Post-Digital Age
Trudy Benson is known for her large-scale abstract paintings that utilize large swaths and globs of paint.
The M12 Collective is known for groundbreaking and award-winning creative projects that explore the aesthetics of rural cultures and landscapes.
Swant will present an overview of the first ten years of Milwaukee-based production partnership, Special Entertainment.
Winking will discuss the dynamics of where contemporary art is made and shown, specifically the global collaboration within Amsterdam’s Stedelijk Museum.
JD Beltran will discuss her projects, which evolved from asking complete strangers to share their deepest secrets so she could reveal them online, to co-inventing the world’s first Cinema Snowglobe.
Kiel brings the inanimate to live, giving us a world not unlike our own, but entirely his.
Wisconsin native Christian Patterson will share and discuss his influences, multi-disciplinary work process, books and installations.