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MAE 2014: Milwaukee Artist Resource Network (MARN), MKE<->LAX and AYZHA Fine Arts Gallery

Pictured: 2013-14 BOLT Resident Rashayla Marie Brown presenting her work to Chicago and Milwaukee-based artists at Chicago Artists Coalition. July 2014.
Pictured: 2013-14 BOLT Resident Rashayla Marie Brown presenting her work to Chicago and Milwaukee-based artists at Chicago Artists Coalition. July 2014.

In 2014, CAC partnered with Milwaukee Artist Resource Network (MARN), MKE <-> LAX, and AYZHA Fine Arts Gallery in Milwaukee.  The tours took place over two weekends in July and August 2014, involving the 2013-2014 and 2014-2015 BOLT Residents and Milwaukee-based artists and arts administrators.

In Chicago, events included artist presentations at CAC followed by a tour of Dorchester Projects and Rebuild Foundation sites with Rebuild Foundation Director Jeffreen Hayes, a visit to threewalls with Lauren Basing, a visit to The Franklin to view an installation by Luftwerk, lunch and discussion at 6018North hosted by Tricia Van Eck, and discussion and reflection at Comfort Station with Jordan Martins.

In Milwaukee, events included brunch at AYZHA Fine Art Gallery, followed by visits to the Milwaukee Art Museum, INOVA (Institute of Visual Arts at Peck School of Arts at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee), a picnic at Lynden Sculpture Garden, and tours of Plaid Tuba with artist and founder Reginald Baylor, The Pitch Project, Comb Gallery, Terry McCormick Contemporary Fine and Folk Art Gallery, and Green Gallery.