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Late Ming Dynasty Cup: Explore a Piece from the UWM Art Collection

Late Ming Dynasty Cup Unknown Chinese artist 17th century Blanc de chine porcelain UWM Art Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert V. Krikorian, 1987.018.13 In a scene from one of my favorite movies, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade,… Read More

Abraham & Isaac: Explore a Piece from the UWM Art Collection

Dilmus Hall (American, 1900-1987) Abraham & Isaac, 1984 Colored Pencil and Ink on Paper UWM Art Collection, Gift of Emile H. Mathis II, 1993.019.07 Dilmus Hall was an American self-taught artist from Georgia who made sculptures and 2D works throughout… Read More

Video Art Exposé: March 2021

Hannah Rillie, George Grosz’s “End of a Perfect Day.” Watch it here!

Video Art Exposé: November 2020

Mathis Art Gallery Graduate Intern Joshua Rutherford presents a virtual art expose. Watch it here!

La République nous appelle: Explore a piece from the UWM Art Collection

Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen (French, b. Switzerland, 1859-1923) La République nous appelle (The Republic Calls Us), 1915 Lithograph UWM Art Collection, Gift of Emile H. Mathis II, 2012.002.0822 One of over 500 lithograph images produced by prolific French printmaker and illustrator, Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen, La République… Read More

Mathis Art Gallery Staff Pick: Cassie Kinney

We asked Mathis Art Gallery and UWM Art Collection Staff to share one of their favorite pieces from the collection. Here’s the pick by Gallery Attendant Cassie Kinney: Utagawa Hiroshige The Lake at Hakone (no. 11 from the series Fifty-Three… Read More

Mathis Art Gallery Staff Pick: Leigh Mahlik

We asked Mathis Art Gallery and UWM Art Collection Staff to share one of their favorite pieces from the collection. Here’s the pick by Academic Curator Leigh Mahlik: Edgar Degas Dancer, ca. 1880 Pastel and Charcoal on Paper UWM Art… Read More