Annie Mae McClain's hat collection was notable even in a community that regarded wearing hats to church as the fashion statement of the week.
Two Milwaukee artists who produce exquisitely crafted objects with great sensitivity to materials and form. Jihn draws on her Chinese heritage in her series of fabricated silver gloves, pillows, and aprons modelled on her mother's trousseau.
A retrospective of work by Walter Hamady, an internationally known maker of artists' books.
Madison artists Bird Ross and Tom Loeser inaugurated the Watrous Gallery's ongoing series of side-by-side solo exhibitions by contemporary Wisconsin artists.
Work by the seven winners of Visual Arts Fellowships from the Wisconsin Arts Board in 2004. This highly competitive program drew several hundred annual submissions from artists all over Wisconsin working in a wide variety of media.
A tribute to James Watrous, one of the most influential figures in Wisconsin visual art.
A tribute to the rich array of Wisconsin artists who have exhibited with the Wisconsin Academy from 1994-2004, before the opening of the James Watrous Gallery.
Two sculptors with a wicked sense of the absurd.
Working in glass and beadwork, Kingsbury and Lee share a fascination with letters and language, from the physicality of the alphabet to the mysterious process of translation.
For Future Possible: Imagining Madison, we invited a group of artists, architects, and designers who know and love the city to envision it 75 years from now.
Wisconsin Academy Administrative Offices and Steenbock Gallery
1922 University Avenue
Madison, Wisconsin 53726
James Watrous Gallery of the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts & Letters
3rd Floor, Overture Center for the Arts
201 State Street
Madison, WI 53703
Phone: 608.733.6633 x25