Community Center

Est. 2001

Hours

Monday - Friday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm | Saturday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Events Calendar

Iceland's Vanishing Beauty: Photography by Michael Kienitz

Exhibition | Now - December 31

Community Conversation with the Artist | December 5 | 6pm - 7pm

Award-winning Photojournalist Michael Kienitz calls upon his deep photographic experience to capture the incredible, but disappearing landscape of Iceland’s active volcanoes, ice caves, beaches, canyons, waterfalls, wetlands, black sands, and mountains.  Iceland’s Vanishing Beauty features Kienitz’s five-year work collecting images from southeast Iceland’s ice caves and glacial formations in the region’s glacial tongues.  Michael Kienitz has been a photographer for more than forty years. His traditional photography has appeared in Life, Time, Newsweek, Elle, Rolling Stone and other major publications worldwide.

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Exhibit Sponsor

YOGA w/PAM MILLER

4:00 PM MONDAYS | NOV 4, 11, 25, DEC 2, 9, 16

Cozy up by the fireplace on the 2nd floor of the Arts @ Large Community Center,

as you are guided through a relaxing yoga practice with Yoga Instructor Pam Miller.
Adults Six Sessions - $90

Teachers (w/ID) | Students 18 and under | Seniors 62 and older
Six Sessions - $80

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Iceland's Vanishing Beauty

Community Conversation with Photojournalist Michael Kienitz

Icelandic Vodka Tasting

December 5 | 6pm - 7pm

Award-winning Photojournalist Michael Kienitz calls upon his deep photographic experience to capture the incredible, but disappearing landscape of Iceland’s active volcanoes, ice caves, beaches, canyons, waterfalls, wetlands, black sands, and mountains.

 

Enjoy special Icelandic Vodka Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres as you view this amazing exhibition, and learn firsthand about Kienitz's experiences in Iceland.  This event begins in our main floor Gallery to view the exhibition, then moves to our 2nd floor training center for cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and presentation. 

 

Special Thanks

               Exhibit Sponsor                             Icelandic Vodka Tasting Sponsor 

Holiday Family Arts Day

Dec 7th 10am - 2 pm

Join us for the upcoming Family Arts Day on December 7th. Special Gifts for the Littles! Make-and-Take Ornament Art, David HB Drake as “Gnorman the Gnome” in Sing a Song of Christmas, Holiday Cookie Decorating with Little Bakers Association.  Café opens at 8am.

All activities FREE!

Wine Tasting and Home Buying 101

December 12 | 4:45pm – 6pm

Shopping for and financing a home to match your needs is like pairing the right wine with your holiday dinner.  Join the Arts @ Large Wine Tasting Team as we sample a variety of reds and whites to best suit your holiday meals.  While we taste, we’ll learn what to do before shopping or financing a home, what is affordable, normal down payments and closing costs, and credit report and debt-to-income requirements for home loan approval – techniques that will help you match your home buying dreams with your financial portfolio.

 

$5 includes instruction, a wine flight and snacks.

(Non-alcoholic options available.)

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Family Arts Day

Dec 14 | 10am - 2pm | Café Open 8am - 2pm

Don't miss out on our last Family Arts Day Workshop of the year! In this Family Arts Day workshop, our ArtsECO intern Lauren will continue in the holiday spirit by creating a winter craft using watercolors and salt. Lauren will show us how to paint an image using watercolor paints and incorporating salt to create a unique effect.

All activities FREE!

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Arts @ Large Café

Call ahead for pick-up orders at

414.313.8642

The Arts @ Large Café serves unique menu offerings, from baked french toast to crispy flatbreads. Our expert baristas custom make delicious hot and cold drinks.  We use the highest quality ingredients from local vendors and take pride in our tasty creations.

Check out this Shepherd Express review of the new A@L Café!

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Monday - Friday 7am - 5pm  |  Saturday 8am - 2pm

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Event Rentals

Arts @ Large is located in the historic Walker’s Point Neighborhood of Milwaukee. With multiple spaces for rent, the Arts @ Large Community Center is the perfect location for your wedding, fundraiser, baby shower, corporate creative session, theater or music performance, birthday, anniversary or celebration of any kind!

 

In-house Catering, or Select Your Own Caterer  |  High-Tech Sound and Lighting, Baby Grand Piano  |  Stage, Gallery, Art Studio

The A@L Community Center is the perfect venue to WOW your guests!

 

Art Lending Library

FREE Art Lending Library

 

Arts @ Large has a diverse collection of art for you to check out and enjoy in your home, office, or classroom. 

You can view our collection at the A@L Community Center or View On-line Here.

Check out up to two pieces at a time and enjoy for up to three months.

 

Our traveling exhibits feature the best of Arts @ Large Gallery exhibitions, ready for display at your school or business. 

 

Check-out Guidelines   |   Donate Art to the Lending Library

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