The Eau Claire House of Rock hosted the city's largest celebration of local musicians, Decadent Cabaret 2015, across March 5, 6, and 7 – with area artists and bands doing cover sets on all three nights. These shots are from Friday, March 6.
O.K. all you artists, it’s time to wash the dried paint and clay from your hands and show us what you’ve got. The annual ArtsWest exhibit is back for its 36th installment. For those that don’t know, Wisconsin ArtsWest is a juried exhibit ...
Improv Fest organizers ‘Yes, and...’ their way to bigger and better festival
Eric Christenson, photos by Anna Mateffy
Two years ago I wrote a feature story in this magazine about Eau Claire’s burgeoning improv scene, and at the time, it was just that. Burgeoning. There were a couple of teams here and there. Eau Claire Memorial High School’s ...
Seasonal, locally grown vegetables and fruits, plus baked goods, dairy products, meat, honey, maple syrup, flowers, art, and coffee can be found every Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday through the end of October at the Farmers Park in Phoenix Park.
On Thursday, September 4 The Foster Gallery at UW-Eau Claire hosted an exhibit titled "From Houdini to Hugo: The Art of Brian Selznick." The exhibit featured illustrations by prominent children's book illustrator Brian Selznick and ...
On Saturday, May 3rd adults and children alike enjoyed “Astronomy Day for the Chippewa Valley” at UWEC. Events included displays and activities about astronomy for all ages including being able to touch authentic meteorites, safely peer at sunspots,
ArtsWest is the annual showcase of some of the best artists in the Chippewa Valley and it’s back this year in full force. The 35th iteration of the art show at the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library in Eau Claire runs until April 4 ...
ArtsWest is a major juried art exhibit featuring regional artists at the L.E.Phillips Memorial Public Library. This year features 64 pieces from 49 artists in a variety of media. The juror for the exhibit is Elizabeth Tanenbaum ...
The Second Annual Eau Claire Improv Festival was held from Friday, December 13th through Saturday, December 14th and featured workshops and performances at a variety of locations. Featuring Rick Andrews & Pepita (The Magnet Theatre, NY), Titanic (Un
Presented by CVTG, this story takes you to the annual Harper’s Hardware Holiday Party in 1968 where we meet the Wonderettes, four girls with hopes and dreams as big as their crinoline skirts. When Santa turns up missing, the girls use their talent a
Liscio’s veteran musicians tackle traditional styles
Tyler Henderson, photos by Anna Mateffy
Whether it’s funk bands playing at the bars, college jazz combos playing in coffee shops, or even a live big band playing the hits of the ’40s, in a musically enlightened area like the Chippewa Valley you can find just about any style of jazz ...
“RAWR” SAYS CAPTAIN SPACE KITTY. UW-Eau Claire’s mixed-media exhibition “Animal Skins: Visual Surfaces” explores the many layers of taxidermy – as museum object, photographic subject, sculptural interpretation, and cultural phenomenon.
On Thursday, October 10, the opening reception for "Animal Skins: Visual Surfaces" took place at UW-Eau Claire's Foster Gallery. This mixed-media exhibition explores the many layers of taxidermy – as museum object, photographic subject ...
On Thursday, September 12 the artist reception for "We'll Show You Ours" took place at the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library. The exhibit is an assemblage of recent works by the members of the library’s Visual Arts Committee. By baring its collec
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