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Major 20th-Century Sculpture Collection Goes to Chazen Museum of Art

Posted: October 25 2010

A major private collection of 20th-century sculpture has been donated to the Chazen Museum of Art, a gift from Terese and Alvin S. Lane, comprising more than 70 sculptures and 250 preparatory drawings by modernist artists.

Illuminated Manuscripts from Midwestern Collections at the Chazen Museum of Art

Posted: October 22 2010

In this exhibition the Chazen brings together rarely seen leaves and manuscripts from ornate handmade books in midwestern university libraries, museums, and private collections.

Chazen Museum of Art South Entrance Closed for Plaza Reconstruction

Posted: October 21 2010

The south entrance to the Chazen Museum of Art (from University Avenue) is now closed for construction and landscaping of the plaza. The north entrance remains open and the museum continues to operate regular public hours.

Chazen Museum to Unveil 86,000-square-foot Expansion in October 2011

Posted: October 14 2010

The Chazen Museum of Art celebrates a major milestone in its expansion with the completion of the new building's external construction. The program will more than double the gallery space for the presentation of the collection as well as a dynamic roster of temporary exhibitions when it opens in October 2011.

Exhibition of Andy Warhol Photographs at the Chazen

Posted: August 06 2010

Andy Warhol was a relentless photographer of the people and places around him. He constantly documented the steady stream of friends, acquaintances, celebrities, and even strangers who came to his atelier, The Factory—a place both notorious and immensely attractive for its bohemianism.

Disquieting Themes, Fine Technique in Chazen Museum’s The Magic of John Wilde

Posted: June 08 2010

A review of the exhibition 'The Magic of John Wilde.'

Chazen Expansion Respects Original Structure’s Design

Posted: May 13 2010

An Isthmus story on the museum director's May 7, 2010, public presentation about the expansion, as he discussed the building design aesthetics and the value of sharing more of the collection.

Madison’s $43M Challenge

Posted: March 31 2010

After nearly 20 years of planning, construction is finally under way for the new expansion.

Brava Magazine Profiles Simona Chazen

Posted: July 15 2007

Download the 'Brava Magazine' (July 2007) profile of Simona Chazen

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