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Mexican-American Artist Brings Unique Perspective Of Rural Experience

The best art criticism comes from the proper perspective. You need to understand where the artist is coming from, but ...

The Chordettes, Sheboygan’s Singing Sensations

I’ve always imagined Wisconsin in the 1950s as an extraordinarily innocent place. What other conclusion can I draw after hearing ...

Fresco Opera

The opera may not be for the masses, but Fresco Opera wants to give everyone a chance to experience opera, ...

Venezuelan Artist Now Lives in Door County, Paints Scenes

A tromp l'oeil is a painting that creates an illusion of a three dimensional object, bringing life and depth to ...

Kite Flying In The Snow

Spring is here and the sight of kids flying kites at the park is a common scene. But have you ...

Madison Woman Makes, Plays Unique Musical Instruments Called Handpans

The sound is unique and captivates the ear. Shaped like a UFO the handpan is a relative newcomer to the ...

John Steinbeck Considers Wisconsin

John Steinbeck’s Wisconsin I’ve felt close to John Steinbeck ever since my 11th grade English class. We all had to ...

A Dress Made of Bullets

Lac du Flambeau’s Melissa Doud was recently nominated for a Native American music award for the song “Bullet Dress”. A ...

SAAF #21: The New Year

On this New Year's Greg is feeling down, but with the help of Tina and Rose he is reminded of ...

Beatboxer

Zachary Zimmermann loves to beatbox. He learned how as a kid and now in college, he's using his talents as a ...

Wisconsin Life #513: “Heart & Soul”

Wisconsin Life host Angela Fitzgerald heads to the Oneida Nation to explore the rhythm and sounds at the “Music from ...

Wisconsin Native Plays With The Rock Music Group Badfinger

As a content producer for “Wisconsin Life, I am often asked how I find stories in all corners of Wisconsin. ...

Turtle Clan Artist Tells Stories of Oneida Nation Ancestry With Copper Statues

Mark Fischer learned to use a welding torch at a very young age. “My grandfather was a blacksmith, and my ...

The Ukuladies Hit All The Right Notes

Mary Backus spent more than 30 years as a choral director in Milwaukee. She’s always had a passion for music, ...

Youth Group Drumline Helps Kids Find Their Own Beat

The Black Star Drumline likes to start things off with a bang. “It's entertainment for a lot of people,” Banks ...