Issue # 191, Nov. 25, 2011

Five by Seven

collage postcard exhibition channels the advertising age

Chris Macheichok

For the month of December, Tangled Up in Hue is presenting one-of-a-kind, socio-political statement artworks in the form of advertisement collage postcards. The artist, Rice Lake native Ted Lewis, employs miniature collages produced on 5x7 cards...

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Issue # 187, Sept. 29, 2011


UWEC’s Foster Gallery turns local living rooms into exhibition space

Trevor Kupfer

“I’m going to have to have written reminders all over the living room telling me not to do anything stupid.” – Art grad Kerri Kiernan, whose home will have a camera in it throughout October so you can see an art installation from the Foster Gallery

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Issue #174 Mar. 31st, 2011

No Brand Con X

our very own convention of sundry geekery turns ten

Trevor Kupfer, photos by Frank H. Robinson

Before Milwaukee. Before Madison. Before Minneapolis and Saint Paul. Before any other city in Wisconsin and Minnesota. There was NoBrandCon.Now in its tenth year, NoBrandCon is the longest-running animé-centric convention.

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Issue #174 Mar. 31st, 2011

Fashion Without Fabric

UW-Stout’s amazing showcase of outlandish outfits returns

Trevor Kupfer, photos by Sarah Word

There’s a handful of area events that are annual institutions. Things like Decadent Cabaret, OAFA, the ski jump, Taste of Eau Claire, International Fall Fest, and Rocky Horror. Well, I finally made the trek ...

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Issue #171 Feb. 17th, 2011

More Like ArtsBEST!

annual juried show exhibits best of the Valley and beyond

Kelsey Swanson

Never let local talents go unacknowledged (and boy, do we really have it in this area). Now in its 32nd year, the annual ArtsWest juried show at the L.E. Phillips Memorial Library is about to be underway again, featuring a wide range of local artists

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