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Showing entries tagged: 'Exhibits'


MPL-owned sculptures now on display at Villa Terrace!

By MPL Staff on Jul 11, 2014 2:54 PM

The Villa Terrace Museum of Decorative Arts is currently exhibiting a selection of plaster sculpture works by popular 19th century artist John Rogers, on loan from the Milwaukee Public Library. John Rogers: Art in Plaster Sculpture From The Collection of the Milwaukee Public Library July 11 - September 14, 2014 "The Villa Terrace Museum of Decorative Arts is proud to announce a collaborative exhibition of John Rogers plaster sculpture,…

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Emancipation And Its Legacies Exhibit @ Central Library Now

By anna on Mar 13, 2014 4:50 PM

The end of slavery in the United States is the most important turning point in American constitutional, political, and social history. The legacies of emancipation will be with us forever, forcing us to face who we believe we are as a people. This exhibition examines the story of Emancipation from 1850 to 1964, focusing on how, due to the persistence of African Americans, abolitionists, and…

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