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Gallery Night MKE

April 17, 2023 /   Gallery Night MKE

Gallery Night MKE 

Friday, April 21 – 5 to 9pm  |  Saturday, April 22 – 10am to 4pm

Starting April 21st- April 22nd, Milwaukee's Galleries are teaming together to bring the city the newest artwork to love. The gallery hop event will feature galleries through the Historic Third Ward, Walkers Point, East Town and "Around Town."  Discover local galleries, artists and more with a weekend full of sculptures, portraits and instillations. 

To view More: https://gallerynightmke.com/ 

We've featured a few on our social platforms downtown. Be sure to check them out! 


BMO Harris Tower "Lights in Bloom"  | Friday + Saturday 7:30 - 10 pm 

771 N. Broadway. "Lights in Bloom" By Emma Daisy Gertel. Milwaukee muralist and visual artist, Emma Daisy, transforms BMO Tower's parking structure into a large-scale outdoor work of digital art with her unique floral aesthetic. 


Cathedral Square Park "Lightfield by HYBYCOZO" | Friday 5-9 p.m., Saturday: All day

520 E Wells St. Experience the final days of "Lightfield by HYBYCOZO," presented by the Johnson Financial Group, at Cathedral Square Park. On Gallery Night weekend from 5-8 p.m., enjoy a free two-night party in the park featuring a bar, DJ's and a dance floor under a large tent. 


David Barnett Gallery, Textiles and Placemaking | Friday:  5-9 p.m., Saturday: 11-5 p.m. 

1024 E. State St. Textiles and Placemaking, an exhibit exploring how the principles of weaving and patternmaking, most commonly associated with textiles, are utilized across mediums.


The Avenue, Dear Nature | Friday 6 - 9 p.m. Sat: 8 a.m.- 9 p.m. 

Sculpture Milwaukee presents "Dear Nature," an exhibition curated by Whitney Moon and Jennifer Johung, featuring works from the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee School of Engineering, UW-Milwaukee Pech School of the Arts, and UW-Milwaukee School of Architecture and Urban Planning. 


Grohmann Museum, David Plowden: The Architecture of Agriculture. | Friday: 5-9 p.m. Sat: 12-6 p.m. 

1000 N Broadway. The Grohmann Museum once again showcases the photography of David Plowden in honor of the artist's 90th birthday. Instead of Plowden's trademark work featuring railroads, bridges and heavy industry, this exhibition looks at feed mills. grain elevators, barns and the altered landscape of the Midwest and the Great Plains. 


Dubble Dutch Hotel, Landform Images Gallery | Fri: 5-9, Sat: 5-9

817 N Marshall St. Visit the Dubble Dutch Hotel's landform Images gallery, featuring local artist, Jessica Zalewski. 







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