The Michael and Julie Hall Collection reveals both the traditional roots and individual creativity of folk art from 18th-century colonial America through the work of self-taught artists such as Bill Traylor, Edgar Tolson, Felipe B. The Milwaukee Art Museum is recognized internationally for its outstanding collections of Germanic art beginning with the René von Schleinitz Collection of 19th-century German and Austrian painting and decorative arts.
Among the painters represented are Franz Seraph von Lenbach, Carl Spitzweg, Ferdinand Georg Waldmüller, and Franz von Defregger.
The present Milwaukee Art Museum is the outgrowth of the Milwaukee Art Center, itself formed from two predecessor institutions: the Layton Art Gallery and the Milwaukee Art Institute.
The Layton Art Gallery opened in 1888, a gift to the city from meat packer Frederick Layton.
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Your goal is to match the right key with the right padlock.If you have information you would like to share about the works you find here, we would be happy to hear from you. A generous challenge grant from the Bradleys gave rise to the construction of the Bradley Wing in 1975, which features Mrs. Since 2001, the Museum's holdings have been displayed alongside the nationally recognized collection of the Chipstone Foundation, a non-profit based in Milwaukee.In 2015, these American Collection galleries will be comprehensively reinstalled with imaginative installations that present historic objects and paintings in ways that promises to inspire a modern-day wonder about art and design.Throughout your quest of 50, 100 or even more locks/keys, you are sure to meet tons of people of the opposite sex in a fun and different way.Lock and Key Events are a great alternative to the club scene and traditional socials since the fun and unique ice-breaker format ensures you meet tons of new people!