Chazen Museum of Art

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1
Wed
Apr
Exhibition

The Wet Archive: History, Desire, and Photography’s Liquid Intelligence

Mayer Gallery

A class project of Art History 602, The Wet Archive: History, Desire, and Photography’s Liquid Intelligence features photographs from the permanent collection of the Chazen.

1
Wed
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

2
Thu
Apr
Tour

Docent Tour 4.2.15

from 12:30 PM to 1:10 PM | Lobby

Docent Ann Sauthoff leads a 40-minute tour in the permanent collection

2
Thu
Apr
Exhibition

The Wet Archive: History, Desire, and Photography’s Liquid Intelligence

Mayer Gallery

A class project of Art History 602, The Wet Archive: History, Desire, and Photography’s Liquid Intelligence features photographs from the permanent collection of the Chazen.

2
Thu
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

3
Fri
Apr
Exhibition

The Wet Archive: History, Desire, and Photography’s Liquid Intelligence

Mayer Gallery

A class project of Art History 602, The Wet Archive: History, Desire, and Photography’s Liquid Intelligence features photographs from the permanent collection of the Chazen.

3
Fri
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

4
Sat
Apr
Exhibition

The Wet Archive: History, Desire, and Photography’s Liquid Intelligence

Mayer Gallery

A class project of Art History 602, The Wet Archive: History, Desire, and Photography’s Liquid Intelligence features photographs from the permanent collection of the Chazen.

4
Sat
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

5
Sun
Apr
Concert

Sunday Afternoon Live at the Chazen 4.5.15

from 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM | Brittingham Gallery III

A Concert by the Madison Bach Musicians

5
Sun
Apr
Tour

Docent Tour 4.5.15

from 2:00 PM to 2:40 PM | Lobby

Docent Gerry Matthews leads a 40-minute tour, docent’s choice

5
Sun
Apr
Film / Video

Sunday Cinematheque at the Chazen 4.5.15

from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM | Auditorium

Taking Off, directed by Milos Forman

5
Sun
Apr
Exhibition

The Wet Archive: History, Desire, and Photography’s Liquid Intelligence

Mayer Gallery

A class project of Art History 602, The Wet Archive: History, Desire, and Photography’s Liquid Intelligence features photographs from the permanent collection of the Chazen.

5
Sun
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

7
Tue
Apr
Tour

View Manabu Ikeda, artist-in-residence at work 4.7

from 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM | Chazen art studio classroom

Watch Manabu Ikeda at work. Docent Becky Oaks will be in attendance to introduce the work.

7
Tue
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

8
Wed
Apr
Tour

View Manabu Ikeda, artist-in-residence at work 4.8

from 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM | Chazen art studio classroom

Watch Manabu Ikeda at work. Docent Linda Gunkel will be in attendance to introduce the work.

8
Wed
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

9
Thu
Apr
Tour

Docent Tour 4.9.15

from 12:30 PM to 1:10 PM | Lobby

Docent Jane Dymond leads a 40-minute tour in the permanent collection

9
Thu
Apr
Tour

View Manabu Ikeda, artist-in-residence at work 4.9

from 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM | Chazen art studio classroom

Watch Manabu Ikeda at work. Docent Sheryl Renslo will be in attendance to introduce the work.

9
Thu
Apr
Reception

Preview Reception - “Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art”

from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM | Lobby

Reception for Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art with live music

9
Thu
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

10
Fri
Apr
Talk

Symposium | Tradition and Innovation: The Figure in Chinese Contemporary Art

from 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM | L140

Keynote lecture by Julia Andrews and roundtable discussion

10
Fri
Apr
Tour

View Manabu Ikeda, artist-in-residence at work 4.10

from 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM | Chazen art studio classroom

Watch Manabu Ikeda at work. Docent Donna Peterson will be in attendance to introduce the work.

10
Fri
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

10
Fri
Apr
Exhibition

Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art

Pleasant T. Rowland Galleries

Innovative new work from artists’ studios in Beijing will be on display in the spring

11
Sat
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

11
Sat
Apr
Exhibition

Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art

Pleasant T. Rowland Galleries

Innovative new work from artists’ studios in Beijing will be on display in the spring

12
Sun
Apr
Tour

Docent Tour 4.12.15

from 2:00 PM to 2:40 PM | Lobby

Docent Ellen Louise Schwartz leads a 40-minute tour, docent’s choice

12
Sun
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

12
Sun
Apr
Exhibition

Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art

Pleasant T. Rowland Galleries

Innovative new work from artists’ studios in Beijing will be on display in the spring

14
Tue
Apr
Tour

View Manabu Ikeda, artist-in-residence at work 4.14

from 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM | Chazen art studio classroom

Watch Manabu Ikeda at work. Docent Judith Thompson will be in attendance to introduce the work.

14
Tue
Apr
Talk

“The Weight of History” artist talk by Reynier Leyva Novo

from 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM | L150 Conrad A. Elvehjem building

“The Weight of History” artist talk by Reynier Leyva Novo

14
Tue
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

14
Tue
Apr
Exhibition

Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art

Pleasant T. Rowland Galleries

Innovative new work from artists’ studios in Beijing will be on display in the spring

15
Wed
Apr
Tour

View Manabu Ikeda, artist-in-residence at work 4.15

from 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM | Chazen art studio classroom

Watch Manabu Ikeda at work. Docent Jane Dymond will be in attendance to introduce the work.

15
Wed
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

15
Wed
Apr
Exhibition

Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art

Pleasant T. Rowland Galleries

Innovative new work from artists’ studios in Beijing will be on display in the spring

16
Thu
Apr
Tour

Docent Tour 4.16.15

from 12:30 PM to 1:10 PM | Lobby

Docent Mary Rowin leads a 40-minute tour in the permanent collection

16
Thu
Apr
Tour

View Manabu Ikeda, artist-in-residence at work 4.16

from 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM | Chazen art studio classroom

Watch Manabu Ikeda at work. Docent Darlene M. Olson will be in attendance to introduce the work.

16
Thu
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

16
Thu
Apr
Exhibition

Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art

Pleasant T. Rowland Galleries

Innovative new work from artists’ studios in Beijing will be on display in the spring

17
Fri
Apr
Tour

View Manabu Ikeda, artist-in-residence at work 4.17

from 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM | Chazen art studio classroom

Watch Manabu Ikeda at work. Docent Donna Peterson will be in attendance to introduce the work.

17
Fri
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

17
Fri
Apr
Exhibition

Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art

Pleasant T. Rowland Galleries

Innovative new work from artists’ studios in Beijing will be on display in the spring

18
Sat
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

18
Sat
Apr
Exhibition

Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art

Pleasant T. Rowland Galleries

Innovative new work from artists’ studios in Beijing will be on display in the spring

19
Sun
Apr
Tour

Docent Tour 4.19.15

from 2:00 PM to 2:40 PM | Lobby

Docent Marie Wunsh leads a 40-minute tour, docent’s choice

19
Sun
Apr
Film / Video

Sunday Cinematheque at the Chazen 4.19.15

from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM | Auditorium

The Hired Hand, directed by Peter Fonda

19
Sun
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

19
Sun
Apr
Exhibition

Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art

Pleasant T. Rowland Galleries

Innovative new work from artists’ studios in Beijing will be on display in the spring

21
Tue
Apr
Tour

View Manabu Ikeda, artist-in-residence at work 4.21

from 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM | Chazen art studio classroom

Watch Manabu Ikeda at work. Docent Judith Thompson will be in attendance to introduce the work.

21
Tue
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

21
Tue
Apr
Exhibition

Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art

Pleasant T. Rowland Galleries

Innovative new work from artists’ studios in Beijing will be on display in the spring

22
Wed
Apr
Tour

View Manabu Ikeda, artist-in-residence at work 4.22

from 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM | Chazen art studio classroom

Watch Manabu Ikeda at work. Docent Linda Gunkel will be in attendance to introduce the work.

22
Wed
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

22
Wed
Apr
Exhibition

Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art

Pleasant T. Rowland Galleries

Innovative new work from artists’ studios in Beijing will be on display in the spring

23
Thu
Apr
Tour

Docent Tour 4.23.15

from 12:30 PM to 1:10 PM | Lobby

A docent leads a 40-minute tour in the permanent collection

23
Thu
Apr
Tour

View Manabu Ikeda, artist-in-residence at work 4.23

from 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM | Chazen art studio classroom

Watch Manabu Ikeda at work. A docent will be in attendance to introduce the work.

23
Thu
Apr
Film / Video

Video | “Hometown Boy”

from 7:00 PM to 8:15 PM | Auditorium

Video, Hometown Boy, directed by Yao Hung-i

23
Thu
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

23
Thu
Apr
Exhibition

Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art

Pleasant T. Rowland Galleries

Innovative new work from artists’ studios in Beijing will be on display in the spring

24
Fri
Apr
Tour

View Manabu Ikeda, artist-in-residence at work 4.24

from 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM | Chazen art studio classroom

Watch Manabu Ikeda at work. Docent Sheryl Renslo will be in attendance to introduce the work.

24
Fri
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

24
Fri
Apr
Exhibition

Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art

Pleasant T. Rowland Galleries

Innovative new work from artists’ studios in Beijing will be on display in the spring

25
Sat
Apr
Special Event

ART•SPIN Community Day Afternoon

from 12:00 PM to 3:30 PM | Lobby

ART•SPIN afternoon featuring music and performances along with hands-on activities for all ages!

25
Sat
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

25
Sat
Apr
Exhibition

Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art

Pleasant T. Rowland Galleries

Innovative new work from artists’ studios in Beijing will be on display in the spring

25
Sat
Apr
Exhibition

Kill the Idiot, Save the Fan

Mayer Gallery

Rory Erler Wakemup is the winner of the 2015 Chazen Museum Prize to an Outstanding MFA Student

26
Sun
Apr
Tour

Docent Tour 4.26.15

from 2:00 PM to 2:40 PM | Lobby

A docent leads a 40-minute tour, docent’s choice

26
Sun
Apr
Film / Video

Sunday Cinematheque at the Chazen 4.26.15

from 2:00 PM to 3:45 PM | Auditorium

Two-Lane Blacktop, directed by Monte Hellman

26
Sun
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

26
Sun
Apr
Exhibition

Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art

Pleasant T. Rowland Galleries

Innovative new work from artists’ studios in Beijing will be on display in the spring

26
Sun
Apr
Exhibition

Kill the Idiot, Save the Fan

Mayer Gallery

Rory Erler Wakemup is the winner of the 2015 Chazen Museum Prize to an Outstanding MFA Student

28
Tue
Apr
Tour

View Manabu Ikeda, artist-in-residence at work 4.28

from 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM | Chazen art studio classroom

Watch Manabu Ikeda at work. Docent Linda Gunkel will be in attendance to introduce the work.

28
Tue
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

28
Tue
Apr
Exhibition

Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art

Pleasant T. Rowland Galleries

Innovative new work from artists’ studios in Beijing will be on display in the spring

28
Tue
Apr
Exhibition

Kill the Idiot, Save the Fan

Mayer Gallery

Rory Erler Wakemup is the winner of the 2015 Chazen Museum Prize to an Outstanding MFA Student

29
Wed
Apr
Tour

View Manabu Ikeda, artist-in-residence at work 4.29

from 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM | Chazen art studio classroom

Watch Manabu Ikeda at work. Docent Tom Richards will be in attendance to introduce the work.

29
Wed
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

29
Wed
Apr
Exhibition

Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art

Pleasant T. Rowland Galleries

Innovative new work from artists’ studios in Beijing will be on display in the spring

29
Wed
Apr
Exhibition

Kill the Idiot, Save the Fan

Mayer Gallery

Rory Erler Wakemup is the winner of the 2015 Chazen Museum Prize to an Outstanding MFA Student

30
Thu
Apr
Tour

Docent Tour 4.30.15

from 12:30 PM to 1:10 PM | Lobby

Docent Kim Vergeront leads a 40-minute tour in the permanent collection

30
Thu
Apr
Tour

View Manabu Ikeda, artist-in-residence at work 4.30

from 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM | Chazen art studio classroom

Watch Manabu Ikeda at work. Docent Darlene Olson will be in attendance to introduce the work.

30
Thu
Apr
Talk

Gallery Talk | “Tradition and Innovation: The Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art”

from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM | Rowland Galleries

UW-Madison Art History students will present a gallery talk on the exhibition Tradition and Innovation: The Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art

30
Thu
Apr
Talk

Fantômas: Juan Gris’ Cubist Capers

from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM | Auditorium

Art History GradForum is pleased to present Prof. Emily Braun and “Fantômas: Juan Gris’ Cubist Capers”

30
Thu
Apr
Exhibition

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today

Leslie and Johanna Garfield Galleries

Apertura: Photography in Cuba Today explores the way photography is used, understood, and experienced in today’s Cuba

30
Thu
Apr
Exhibition

Tradition and Innovation: The Human Figure in Contemporary Chinese Art

Pleasant T. Rowland Galleries

Innovative new work from artists’ studios in Beijing will be on display in the spring

30
Thu
Apr
Exhibition

Kill the Idiot, Save the Fan

Mayer Gallery

Rory Erler Wakemup is the winner of the 2015 Chazen Museum Prize to an Outstanding MFA Student

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