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Event Calendar
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readings & workshops
April 6 - Jun 27

Book Club: Readshops led by Karl Gartung

readings & workshops
July 3 - Jun 30

Dhamma MKE

readings & workshops
October 22 - Jun 24

Welcome Home!: A Veterans Writing Group

readings & workshops
February 2 -23

Three Windows into Writing and Revising a Poem with Kathleen A. Dale

exhibitions
February 11 - Apr 5

Tarot: The (Re)Making of a Language

performances
February 20

Formations Series for New and Improvised Music

readings & workshops
February 26

Poetry Reading: Jennifer Elise Foerster + Zoë Johnson

readings & workshops
February 26

Seeing in Invisibility: Poetry as revelation at UWM Libraries Special Collections

readings & workshops
February 27

Urban Echo Poets

readings & workshops
February 29

Visionary Narratives: A Workshop in Drawing Inspiration with Laurence Ross.

exhibitions
February 29

Reception for Tarot: The (Re)Making of a Language

readings & workshops
March 1 -29

On the Front Lines, Behind the Lines: Writing Protest Poetry with Margaret Rozga.

film & video
March 6

aCinema Screening

readings & workshops
March 12

Creative Confluence: Research for Hybrid Writing, a conversation with Heid E. Erdrich

readings & workshops
March 12

Poetry Reading: Heid E. Erdrich

readings & workshops
March 14

Poetry & Pi(e) featuring Vida Cross + Chuck Stebelton

performances
March 19

Formations Series for New and Improvised Music

readings & workshops
March 20

Poetry Reading: Mark Bibbins + Elizabeth Hoover

readings & workshops
March 26

Poetry Reading: Eli Goldblatt + Charles Alexander

readings & workshops
March 28

Poetry Reading: Tara Betts + Jennifer Steele

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.