Secura Fine Arts Exhibition opens Wednesday at Trout Museum of Art in downtown Appleton

The 33rd Annual Secura Fine Arts Exhibition opens Wednesday and runs through Aug. 4 at the Trout Museum of Art on College Avenue in downtown Appleton. Historically the event has been held at Secura Insurance. “Moving the exhibition to the … Continue reading

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Fox Cities PAC issues Distinguished Service Awards for 2012-13 season

The Fox Cities Performing Arts Center in downtown Appleton recently presented  three Fox Valley organizations with its 2012-13 season’s Distinguished Service Awards. The Fox Valley Symphony, Hearing Loss Association of America-Fox Valley Chapter and Makaroff Youth Ballet received the awards earlier … Continue reading

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Art Affair Gallery runs community project in July, August

Art Affair Gallery has organized the Community Paintings Project, an ongoing event that encourages people to help create art. Anyone is welcome to visit the gallery during business hours and add to paintings and a mixed media piece. Themes for … Continue reading

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NEW World Cinema to show acclaimed French biopic as its July film

NEW World Cinema, an ongoing Fox Valley series of foreign films with English subtitles, continues this coming week with the award-winning French film “La Vie en Rose.” Showings of the film start at 2 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday in … Continue reading

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Art at the Park coming up July 28 in Appleton

The Trout Museum of Art’s Art at the Park each summer draws artists and visitors from all over Wisconsin and beyond. The 53rd annual event, which is free to attend, takes place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 28 … Continue reading

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Coventry gallery to feature live Celtic music Friday during downtown Appleton arts walk

The Celtic music group The Rakes of Mallow performs Friday at Coventry Glassworks & Gallery during downtown Appleton’s Art on the Town. The event, which celebrates the arts and related activities at downtown businesses, studios, galleries and other sites, takes place from 6 … Continue reading

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“Art on the Street” returns July 25 to Menasha

“Art on the Street,” a series of open-air art fair events, returns July 25 to Menasha. It runs from 5 to 8:30 p.m. During the event, artists display their work on blankets along downtown store fronts. The July event also features … Continue reading

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Party on Tuesday to celebrate butterfly mosaic at Arbutus Park in Appleton

A party to celebrate the installation of the Arbutus Park butterfly mosaic, a community art project, is scheduled for Tuesday in Appleton. The free and public event, which includes a 7 p.m. mosaic unveiling, runs from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 … Continue reading

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The Faire on the Green to showcase artists’ work Sunday in Oshkosh

The Faire on the Green takes place Sunday at the Paine Art Center and Gardens. More than 200 artists and craftspeople will display their work during the free event, which runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Paine, … Continue reading

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Lawrence University alumni offer free Appleton recital July 7

Bass vocalist Derrell Acon, an alumnus of Lawrence University in downtown Appleton, will present a recital of late Romantic and contemporary works in Appleton. Pianist Leonard Hayes, also a Lawrence alumnus, will accompany Acon. The free and public concert starts … Continue reading

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