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Meet Me

August 11, 2010

MoMA breaks new art therapy ground with their Alzheimer’s project

by Aaron Kohn


Since its inception four years ago, MoMA’s “Meet Me” program for dementia and Alzheimer’s patients has not only grown increasingly successful, but it has inspired museums around the U.S. to take part. The program provides an opportunity for the patients—most of whom were artists or frequenters of the museum previously—to view current exhibitions during off hours on a carefully guided tour. While art therapy isn’t a new concept, the program is unique in that it allows the patients to reconnect and discuss the work right before them, rather than attempting to recall memories.  Read more here


Shout out to Kate Goldwater at AuH20 for her World Cup nail designs and awesome blog.

June 21, 2010

blog here

Congrats to co-worker, Linda Reuss Benson, for her honorable mention in this years American Quilter’s show in Paducah.

May 17, 2010

Linda is in a group called the Milwaukee Art Quilters (MArQ) and this quilt is part of a group of 8 going to the Knoxville AQS show in a competition called the Ultimate Guild Challenge.

Check out new Art Gallery, Caggio, on Brady Street. Katie Sorenson has her beautiful paintings and Jewelry on display for a few more weeks.

April 17, 2010

Alex Katz paints Anna Wintour for the London National Portrait Gallery. After watching “The September Issue” yesterday, I think I see why Anna’s in her own world.

March 5, 2010

Anna Wintour by Alex Katz

Philip Glass and his CD Box collection- Glass Box, should make any fan of his happy to have this in their collection. Looking forward to a live performance of “Music in twelve parts”.

March 20, 2009

Check out the five fine art interpretations of Philip Glass circling the box and the book(let) that includes “appreciations” by people such as David Bowie, Chuck Close , Martin Scorsese and Robert Wilson.

“I LOVE THE EISNER” at the Milwaukee Eisner Museum was an awesome event.

February 22, 2009

Great food, artwork,cocktails and family.  Katy, you are amazing.  Cree, glad you are in  CLUB-TAOL.  Good things ahead.