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.
Brenda DeVita receives 2023 Peter Capell Award for Midwestern Creativity & Entrepreneurship
October 25 2023
Arts Midwest is thrilled to announce that Brenda DeVita, artistic director of American Players Theater, has won the 2023 Peter Capell Award for Midwestern Creativity & Entrepreneurship.
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.
This Wisconsin Museum Preserves and Prints With the World's Largest Collection of Wood Type
September 26 2023
From type factory to "working museum," Hamilton still calls Two Rivers, Wisconsin, home, bringing artists together from all over the world.
Turning Green Wood into Spoons in Rural Wisconsin
September 19 2023
Drawn by the utility and accessibility of the craft, spoon carvers in the Driftless region gather to create a new niche for future generations.
Applications are now open for the 2023 Peter Capell Award for Midwestern Creativity & Entrepreneurship
August 21 2023
The 2023 award will honor a Wisconsinite who has made a significant impact on their arts community.
New Milwaukee Bookstore Centers Black Authorship and Ownership
August 3 2023
After connecting with community through her pop-up book mobile, Cetonia Weston-Roy is set to open a brick-and-mortar bookstore in Milwaukee’s historically Black neighborhood, Bronzeville.