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The Bridge Poetry Series highlights an esteemed literary tradition: poetry inspired by art. This series establishes a unique opportunity for Wisconsin poets to write and read ekphrastic poems—poems that describe artwork. Find out more about the series and read poems from this year's events:
Bridge Poetry Series reading, May 17, 2012:
in response to the exhibition Spark and Flame: 50 Years of Art Glass and the University of Wisconsin–Madison
Bridge Poetry Series reading, November 1, 2012:
In response to the exhibition Offering of the Angels: Paintings and Tapestries from the Uffizi Gallery
The Chazen, the Kohler Art Library, and the UW Digital Collections Center have worked together to produce online facsimiles of many Elvehjem/Chazen Museum publications. These digital catalogs are made available here for research and academic use.
Squad: The Calling of the Common Hero, Photography by Faisal Abdu’Allah, July 24–September 27, 2015. A high-resolution version of the catalogue can be viewed here:
Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today, March 6–June 21, 2015. A high-resolution version of the catalogue can be viewed here:
American Monotypes from the Baker/Pisano Collection, December 19, 2014–February 22, 2015. A high-resolution version of the catalogue can be viewed here:
Marginalia in cARTography by Sandra Sáenz-López Pérez, February 28–May 18, 2014. A high-resolution version of the catalogue can be viewed here: