PSOA Alum Fred Kaems’ vibrant murals featured on CBS 58 

Mural by Fred Kaems | Submitted photo for CBS 58

Milwaukee artist and PSOA alum Fred Kaems (BFA 2016, Art) was recently featured in CBS 58’s ongoing “Art in MKE” series that highlights the work of local artists. 

Kaems has become a recognizable name in the Milwaukee art scene with murals of his being commissioned throughout the city. He describes his pieces as bringing color to what he feels was previously a “pretty gray” place to be. 

Learn more about Kaems and his work in his feature on CBS 58. 

Reporting by Jason McCullum ’25