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Ever-Changing Exhibitions, Always-Free Admission

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Ever-Changing Exhibitions, Always-Free Admission

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Nighttime Garden Photography and Boxes Exhibitions on View June 6 through August 30

Two exhibitions on view June 6 through August 30 feature nocturnal botanical garden photography and boxes inspired by a Colonial-era botanist’s shipping crates reveal seldom-glimpsed nighttime scenes and artists’ reimagined, container creations.

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Woodson Art Museum Selects Artwork for 2015 Birds in Art Exhibition

Artwork from 123 artists from throughout the world will be included in this year’s 40th annual Birds in Art exhibition, on view September 12 through November 29, at the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum.

The 2015 exhibition includes 102 artists whose work was selected by a jury and 21 who have been named Master Artists during previous Birds in Art exhibitions. Artwork from 607 artists was submitted for the 2015 jury’s consideration.

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Woodson Art Museum Exhibition Relays Messages from Passenger Pigeon Extinction

A Woodson Art Museum exhibition highlights lessons that can be learned from the passenger pigeon’s extinction 100 years ago.
Project Passenger Pigeon, a nationwide educational initiative marking the centennial of the species’ extinction was the impetus for the Woodson Art Museum exhibition Legacy Lost & Saved: Extinct and Endangered Birds of North America, on view through July 2015.

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Collections Exhibitions on View at Woodson Art Museum

Exhibitions drawn from the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum’s collection feature art of the natural world. Enjoy its beauty, whether the weather brings rain or sunshine.

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Insider’s View: Weekly Blog

Art-filled Milwaukee Excursion

Last week, I had the pleasure of leading a group of twenty-four Woodson Art Museum members on a motor-coach tour to the Milwaukee area. I planned the tour to coincide with the Milwaukee Art Museum’s Van Gogh to Pollock exhibition and added stops to appeal to members’ varied interests.

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The Gardens in Shower, Sun, and Side by Side

The birch tree allée offered a vista as enchanting as its name evokes. Over 100 white trunks lined a gravel and stone path stretching 550 feet toward a stately view of northern Ohio hills made all the more lush and green by the many days of rain that punctuated our visit.

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Food . . . for Savoring & for Thought

There’s symmetry among these tasks that all revolve around food; it’s the artistry.
Menu planning + grocery shopping + skilled preparation + graceful service = Enjoyment.
The social aspect of gathering at mealtime was a thing of beauty during my recent travels with two-dozen-plus Woodson Art Museum members.

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All April 2015 Thursdays 9am–7:30pm
Thursdays during Birds in Art 9am–7:30pm
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