Like the Guggenheim in New York and the Oakland Museum in California, the building of the Milwaukee Art Museum is a piece of art in itself. Designed by Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava, the museum is shaped liked a bird taking flight over the lake. Large metal beams extend from the museum, mimi
Milwaukee Art Museum exhibits collections and works of 19th and 20th century artists. The museum s range of collections includes American decorative arts, German expressionism, and folk, Haitian and American art. The collection also includes craft media works by artists, such as Peter Voulkos, Harv
From its roots in Milwaukee"s first art gallery in 1888, the museum has grown today to be an icon for Milwaukee and a resource for the entire state. The Milwaukee Art museum has collected over 20,000 works of art for 120 years. The 341,000-square-foot museum includes the War Memorial Center (1957)
Milwaukee Art Museum presents exhibitions and collections of modern and contemporary art. Please mam.org for more information.