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Free Museum Admission: Sendik's 'Red Bag' Weekend

Saturday, April 1, 2017, 10 AM–5 PM

When is a plastic bag worth money? When it’s a Sendik’s “Red Bag”!

Bring a Sendik’s “Red Bag” to the Museum the weekend of April 1–2 to get one free admission, or half off a new Family/Dual membership. And it’s eco-friendly—all collected bags will be recycled or reused.

One bag per person.
Kids 12 and under are always free!

Sendik’s Food Markets is a supporting sponsor of Milwaukee Collects, on view now.

Sponsored by: Sendik’s Food Markets

Free Museum Admission: Sendik's 'Red Bag' Weekend

Sunday, April 2, 2017, 10 AM–5 PM

When is a plastic bag worth money? When it’s a Sendik’s “Red Bag”!

Bring a Sendik’s “Red Bag” to the Museum the weekend of April 1–2 to get one free admission, or half off a new Family/Dual membership. And it’s eco-friendly—all collected bags will be recycled or reused.

One bag per person. 
Kids 12 and under are always free!

Sendik’s Food Markets is a supporting sponsor of Milwaukee Collects, on view now.

Sponsored by: Sendik’s Food Market

Express Talk

Thursday, April 6, 2017, Noon

Take a 30-minute art break and celebrate the breadth of art treasures from the
Greater Milwaukee area featured in the exhibition Milwaukee Collects, with a Museum expert.

Baker/Rowland Galleries
Meijer Free First Thursday

Express Talk

Thursday, April 6, 2017, 5:30 PM

Take a 30-minute art break and celebrate the breadth of art treasures from the
Greater Milwaukee area featured in the exhibition Milwaukee Collects, with a Museum expert.

Baker/Rowland Galleries
Meijer Free First Thursday

Lecture: Auction Houses 101

Thursday, April 13, 2017, 6:15 PM

Learn the ins and outs of the art auction, one of the most alluring and
visible parts of the art market, with its splashy headlines, mysterious bidders,
and glamorous guest lists. There is language to be decoded and research to be
done but, once you are in the know, bidding at an auction can be a fun and
exciting way to collect art.

Sponsored by: Leslie Hindman Auctioneers

This event is part of the Milwaukee Collects: Collecting Series, being held in
conjunction with the Milwaukee Collects exhibition. Attend these other events in
the series:

April 27: Panel Discussion: Inside Milwaukee Collects
Hear how four local collectors who lent works to the exhibition got started.

May 4: Panel Discussion: Collecting on $10 a Day
Discover how collecting art can fit almost any budget.

Lubar Auditorium
Free for Members
Free with Museum admission

Gallery Talk

Tuesday, April 18, 2017, 1:30 PM

Explore treasures from private collections throughout the Greater Milwaukee 
area—works of art typically not on public view. Milwaukee Collects celebrates 
the breadth of collecting in our community, from Impressionist paintings to 
hallmarks of Art Deco design, by artists from Jules Chéret to Ed Ruscha.

Baker/Rowland Galleries
Free for Members
Free with Museum admission

Gallery Talk

Tuesday, April 25, 2017, 1:30 PM–2 PM

Explore treasures from private collections throughout the Greater Milwaukee 
area—works of art typically not on public view. Milwaukee Collects celebrates 
the breadth of collecting in our community, from Impressionist paintings to 
hallmarks of Art Deco design, by artists from Jules Chéret to Ed Ruscha.

Baker/Rowland Galleries
Free for Members
Free with Museum admission

Panel Discussion: Inside Milwaukee Collects

Thursday, April 27, 2017, 6:15 PM

Hear how four local collectors who lent works to the Milwaukee Collects
exhibition got started and navigated the art world to build their distinctive
collections.

This event is part of the Milwaukee Collects: Collecting Series, being held in
conjunction with the Milwaukee Collects exhibition. Attend this other event in
the series:

May 4: Panel Discussion: Collecting on $10 a Day
Discover how collecting art can fit almost any budget.

Lubar Auditorium
Free for Members
Free with Museum admission

Gallery Talk

Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 1:30 PM

Explore treasures from private collections throughout the Greater Milwaukee 
area—works of art typically not on public view. Milwaukee Collects celebrates 
the breadth of collecting in our community, from Impressionist paintings to 
hallmarks of Art Deco design, by artists from Jules Chéret to Ed Ruscha.

Baker/Rowland Galleries
Free for Members
Free with Museum admission

Express Talk

Thursday, May 4, 2017, Noon

Take a 30-minute art break and celebrate the breadth of art treasures from the
Greater Milwaukee area featured in the exhibition Milwaukee Collects, with a Museum expert.

Baker/Rowland Galleries
Meijer Free First Thursday

Express Talk

Thursday, May 4, 2017, 5:30 PM

Take a 30-minute art break and celebrate the breadth of art treasures from the
Greater Milwaukee area featured in the exhibition Milwaukee Collects, with a Museum expert.

Baker/Rowland Galleries
Meijer Free First Thursday

Panel Discussion: Collecting on $10 a Day

Thursday, May 4, 2017, 6:15 PM

Discover how collecting art can fit almost any budget, whether you are a teacher, a working artist, or just starting out in your career. Panelists will let you in on how they started collecting art, such as through trade, by paying in installments—and even by chance!

This event is part of the Milwaukee Collects: Collecting Series, being held in conjunction with the Milwaukee Collects exhibition.

Lubar Auditorium
Meijer Free First Thursday

Gallery Talk

Tuesday, May 16, 2017, 1:30 PM

Explore treasures from private collections throughout the Greater Milwaukee 
area—works of art typically not on public view. Milwaukee Collects celebrates 
the breadth of collecting in our community, from Impressionist paintings to 
hallmarks of Art Deco design, by artists from Jules Chéret to Ed Ruscha.

Baker/Rowland Galleries
Free for Members
Free with Museum admission