Marquette Wire

Sculptor puts new spin on tire rubber

Jennie Jorgensen

September 30, 2010

To some, the tires of a city bus might not possess much aesthetic purpose — or any purpose except transportation. But to sculptor Chakaia Booker, within those rubber tires is a work of art just waiting to be discovered. Starting today, the Milwaukee Art Museum wil...

Artscape exhibit takes sculptures to the streets of the Third Ward

Sarah Elms

September 16, 2010

In the Third Ward, it’s a given you’ll be able to find art if you’re looking for it. With galleries, studios and museums lining the streets, there is no shortage of artwork on this side of town. Now, with the arrival of the fall season, the neighborhood is expanding i...