The Capitol at 100: Playhouse Gallery Reception & Panel
Sun, Nov 5
Playhouse Gallery: Free
- Panel Discussion | 4-5 PM | Rotunda Studio
- Reception | 5-6 PM |Playhouse Gallery
Madison Community Foundation’s Year of Giving proudly supports Wisconsin artists’ tribute to one of Madison’s most iconic buildings, the Wisconsin State Capitol. The Capitol’s 100th anniversary provides a unique opportunity to reflect on this cultural treasure, and MCF is pleased to sponsor this centennial exhibition and celebration.
MCF also supports Wisconsin State Capitol exhibits and programs at the Madison Children’s Museum. More information
The Capitol at 100 celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Wisconsin State Capitol through artworks created by Madison artists. Using a variety of media, exhibition artists comment on the history, architecture, and cultural symbolism of the Capitol building and surrounding grounds.
The exhibition also includes an historical overview of artists commissioned a century ago to create paintings, mosaics, and sculpture for the Capitol building.
Panel discussion participants include exhibition artists and Michael Edmonds from the Wisconsin Historical Society. Moderated by exhibition curator Martha Glowacki.
Artists include Eric Baillies, Brenda Baker, Randall Berndt, Michael Duffy, Leah Evans, Patrick Flynn, Lisa Frank, Tom Jones, Helen Klebesadel, Lewis Koch, John Miller, Yvette Pino, Beth Racette, Bird Ross, Gregory Vershbow
|Sunday||November 5, 2017||4:00 PM ›||Free|