Kate Mothes is an independent writer and art curator based in Northeast Wisconsin. She founded Dovetail Magazine and has organized numerous exhibitions with a focus on emerging artists. She regularly presents talks and workshops about online presence for artists and is also a contributing editor with Colossal.
These Indigenous Chefs Are Turning the Table on Native Foodways in the Midwest
December 5 2023
Chefs Kimberly Tilsen-Brave Heart, Sean Sherman, and Bryce Stevenson are growing the Indigenous Food Sovereignty movement through their Native food-centered initiatives.
Check-In at These Midwest Hotels Where Art Takes Center Stage
November 13 2023
From galleries to historic paint factories, these hotels bring creativity to hospitality and showcase local artists.
ACRE Bridges Urban and Rural Creativity in Illinois and Wisconsin
November 6 2023
The non-profit organizes residencies and exhibitions that connect emerging artists in Chicago and the village of Steuben in Wisconsin.
Kayla Powers Embraces the Possibilities of Detroit’s Local Botanicals
October 31 2023
This Detroit-based artist uses foraged plants from uninhabited lots to create natural dyes, pigments, quilts, and more.
Community Mentorship Sets Sail with Wisconsin’s Hands On Deck
October 24 2023
The non-profit organization is keeping traditional craft afloat through community boatbuilding in Green Bay.
Food Cultures: Wisconsin’s Fermentation Fest Gets in the Spirit
October 5 2023
A “live culture convergence” is brewing in Wisconsin’s Driftless Area with the help of the Wormfarm Institute.