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Event Calendar
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exhibitions
September 12 - Oct 3

Exhibition: Diana Barrie and Pamela Barrie

readings & workshops
September 26

Poetry Reading: Peter Gizzi

readings & workshops
October 3

Poetry Reading: Joshua Beckman

readings & workshops
October 6

Ugly Duckling Presse: 25th Anniversary Celebration

exhibitions
October 6 - Sep 28

Exhibition - Ugly Duckling Presse: 25th Anniversary Celebration

performances
October 7

Alternating Currents Live: Tandem Trio

readings & workshops
October 7

Writing in the Fold: A Bookmaking & Writing Workshop with Matvei Yankelevich

readings & workshops
October 10

Community Reading: An Evening with the Wednesday Writers

readings & workshops
October 11

Poetry Reading: Tom Pickard and Mike Hauser

readings & workshops
October 12

Alms for the Bored Book Release + Cheap Wine Potluck

readings & workshops
October 14

Poetry Reading: Ken Taylor and J. Peter Moore

performances
October 18

Formations Series for New & Improvised Music

readings & workshops
October 20

Poetry Reading: Soham Patel and Lauren Russell 

readings & workshops
October 25

Poetry Reading: Urban Echo Poets + Open Mic

readings & workshops
October 28

Poetry Reading: Kathleen A. Dale, Louisa Loveridge Gallas, Judith Harway, and Bill Murtaugh

readings & workshops
November 30

Poetry Reading: Anna Vitale and Daniel Owen

film & video
December 14

Film Screening: Riverwest Film & Video by Emir Cakaroz

Archived exhibitions
Apr 12 April 12 - May 10
7:00pm, Give What You Can

Opening on Saturday, April 12th, 5-9pm

Seeing Green encourages artists to leave the confines of the studio and take an active role with the community, to collaborate and address issues of the environment, and to open a dialog with the public. 

Guest curator Nicolas Lampert invited 45 local artists to work on a project for the duration of eight months. During the month of April, the show will be exhibited at Woodland Pattern Book Center where the gallery will serve as a hub space, informing the viewer and the public of the many environmental projects taking place throughout the city, exhibiting visual work and books, screening films and holding discussions and events based around the exhibition.


Additional events:

Sunday, March 30th, 2pm
- Reading by California authorRebecca Solnit, 

Wednesday, April 16 
- 4:30-6pm, Curator talk by Nicolas Lampert 
- 7-9pm, Film Screening. As part of the Seeing Green Exhibition, Woodland Pattern will present several 5 minute films and videos on urban ecology issues. Filmmakers include: Lane Hall, Lisa Moline, Lindsay Holden, Brandon Bauer, Polina Malikin, Brian Carlson, Ray Chi, Eddee Daniel, Suzanne Rosenblatt, Spencer Tepper, Zachary Nesgoda, and Devan Schneider

Wednesday, April 23rd, 7-9pm
- Artist/Scientist/Community Activist talk, (presentations by Chris Cornelius, RiverPulse, Susan Simensky-Bietila)

Wednesday, April 30th, 7-9pm
- Artist/Scientist/Community Activist talk, (presentations by Raoul Dealand Larry Adams; Mary Osmundsen, Andrea Fuentes, José M., Monica G. and Adolfo G.; Lane Hall, Lisa Moline and Dr. Rudi Strickler)

 


The Seeing Green catalog is made possible through support from the UWM Cultures and Communities/Institute for Service Learning Co-Sponsorship Award, the Windhover Foundation, and individual donations.

The Seeing Green exhibition is made possible through support from the City of Milwaukee Arts Board.