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Event Calendar
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readings & workshops
February 23

Poetry Reading: Anna Vitale & Roberto Harrison

readings & workshops
February 24

RESCHEDULED: Genre: Urban Arts No. 3 Release

readings & workshops
March 1

Wisconsin Reads The Round House

film & video
March 2

aCinema Screening

readings & workshops
March 7

Poetry Reading: Kwabena Antoine Nixon

readings & workshops
March 8

Poetry Reading: Ed Block & Jenny Benjamin

readings & workshops
March 14

Kundiman Midwest Chapbook Series: Suman Chhabra

performances
March 15

Formations Series for New & Improvised Music

readings & workshops
March 17

Where My Dreaming and My Loving Live: Poetry & the Body with Nikki Wallschlaeger, Jose-Luis Moctezuma & Jay Besemer

readings & workshops
March 22

Community Conversation About The Round House 

readings & workshops
March 28

Poetry Reading: Sherwin Bitsui & Bojan Louis

film & video
April 6

aCinema Screening

readings & workshops
April 11

Poetry Reading: Luci Tapahonso

readings & workshops
April 14

Kundiman Midwest Chapbook Series: Lo Kwa Mei-en

readings & workshops
April 17

Poetry Reading and Conversation with Roberto Harrison @ Brown Deer Public Library

performances
April 19

Alash Ensemble

exhibitions
April 21

Woman: Frailty Thy Name, works by Renee Baker

performances
April 22

ACL presents Renee Baker Quartet, Visual Dark Scratch Suite

readings & workshops
May 2

Poetry Reading: Layli Long Soldier

performances
May 13

Alternating Currents Live presents The Bridge

readings & workshops
May 16

Kundiman Midwest Chapbook Series Noel Pabillo Mariano

performances
May 17

Formations Series for New & Improvised Music

readings & workshops
May 24

Poetry Reading: Urban Echo Poets

Archived exhibitions
Apr 12 April 12 - May 10
7:00pm, Pay 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.