Tag UW-Madison Arts Institute

Abdu’Allah to lead arts learning community

Artist — and barber — Faisal Abdu’Allah talks about his work while cutting the hair of volunteer Alison Jones Chaim during…

Libraries, Chazen, Arts Institute celebrate Shakespeare in Wisconsin

As the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death is marked this year, UW–Madison has spearheaded the Shakespeare in Wisconsin 2016 initiative.

Artist mixes traditional and contemporary; decorative and political

Interdisciplinary artist-in-residence Meeta Mastani teaches students about natural dyes and printing, but she also encourages them to use their art to express their emotions and beliefs.

Students present creative innovation at New Arts Venture Challenge

Funding pitches to investors tend to relate to innovative ideas in science, engineering or business. At the University of Wisconsin–Madison, a campus wide competition has…

No typical day in artist in residence’s classroom

Amy Franceschini’s class may be unconventional at times, but it’s teaching important lessons about social change and uncertainty.

Community arts procession STRUT! scheduled for Saturday, May 2

Members of the public are invited to watch and participate with over 30 of Madison's creative and cultural groups in STRUT!, a community arts procession showcasing stilt walking, dance, music, design, puppetry and more.