Milwaukee Art Museum 2013 Annual Report
The Milwaukee Art Museum collects and preserves art, presenting it to the community as a vital source of inspiration and education. This annual report provides a comprehensive overview of the Museum's activities and achievements during the 2013 fiscal year.
13 annual report 2013 annual report 4 Board of Trustees 7 Presidentâ€™s Report 8 Directorâ€™s Report 10 2013 Breakdown 13 Curatorial Report 17 Exhibitions 22 Loans 23 Publications 25 Acquisitions 33 Education and Public Programs 34 Development 39 Donors 55 Docents and Volunteers 59 Staff 62 Financial Report Unless otherwise noted, photographs of works in the Collection are by John R. Glembin; those of events are courtesy Front Room Photography. cover David Schnell, Schleier, 2012 (detail). Full credit listing on p. 25. Photo by Galerie Eigen + Art, Leipzig. board of trustees and standing committees Board of Trustees Kenneth C. Krei President Raymond R. Krueger Chairman Betty Ewens Quadracci Secretary R. Bruce McDonald Treasurer Frederic G. Friedman Assistant Secretary and Legal Counsel Trustees at Large Deborah Attanasio Donald W. Baumgartner Lori Bechthold Randy Bryant Angela Johnson Colbert Michael J. Cudahy Stephen Einhorn Philip B. Flynn Julie Gardner Ellen Glaisner Carmen Haberman Ronald Joelson Judy Jorgensen W. David Knox II Anthony S. Krausen, MD Donald W. Layden Jr. Gail A. Lione Joan Lubar Marianne Lubar Wayne Lueders P. Michael Mahoney Eileen Mandel Justin L. Mortara, PhD Andy Nunemaker Jill G. Pelisek Anthony J. Petullo Sande Robinson Richard L. Schmidt Jr. Suzanne L. Selig 4 | | 2013 annual report Judson M. Snyder Dorothy M. Stadler Mary M. Strohmaier Christine Symchych Frederick Vogel IV Jeffery W. Yabuki Trustees Emeriti Sheldon B. Lubar Betty Ewens Quadracci County Government Representatives Patricia Jursik Russell W. Stamper II Friends of Art Representative Julia DeCicco Chair of the Docents Representative Melissa Block Support Group Representatives Jodi Eastberg Gail Groenwoldt COMMITTEES OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES Executive Committee Kenneth C. Krei Chair Donald W. Baumgartner Frederic G. Friedman Ellen Glaisner Carmen Haberman Raymond R. Krueger Gail A. Lione Marianne Lubar R. Bruce McDonald Anthony J. Petullo Betty Ewens Quadracci Suzanne L. Selig Staff: Dan Keegan Through August 31, 2013 Acquisitions and Collections Committee Marianne Lubar Chair Donald W. Baumgartner Marilyn Bradley Andrea B. Bryant Stephen Einhorn Arthur A. Gebhardt F. William Haberman Anthony S. Krausen, MD Arthur J. Laskin Donald W. Layden Jr. Wayne R. Lueders Eileen Mandel Anthony J. Petullo Richard R. Pieper Sande Robinson Reva Shovers Christine Symchych Frederick Vogel III Robert A. Wagner Staff: Brady Roberts Acquisitions and Collections Advisory Committees Decorative Arts Committee Constance Godfrey Chair Barbara Buzard Barbara Elsner George A. Evans Jr. Barbara Fuldner Marianne Lubar Nicole Teweles Anne Vogel Frederick Vogel III Robert A. Wagner Staff: Mel Buchanan Earlier European Arts Committee Robert Roth Chair Geoffrey Maclay Vice-Chair Lorraine Croft Robert Foote Arthur J. Laskin Helen Peter Love Marianne Lubar Marjorie Moon Frank Murn Andrea Schloemer Sally Schuler Kenneth Treis William Treul Staff: William Rudolph Photography Committee Christine Symchych Chair Warren Blumenthal Barbara Ciurej Carmen Haberman F. William Haberman Carol Lewensohn Lindsay Lochman Marianne Lubar Kevin Miyazaki Staff: Lisa Sutcliffe Prints and Drawings Committee A. Raymond Kehm Chair Lois Ehlert Laurence Eiseman Jr. Marianne Epstein Julia Evans Jean Friedlander Arthur A. Gebhardt George T. Jacobi Russell Jankowski Marianne Lubar Kathleen Parker Colleen Pemberton Judith Ramazzini David Ritz Charles Wickler Staff: Brady Roberts Anniversary Leadership Committee Christopher and Miriam Abele Donald and Donna Baumgartner Kenneth C. Krei Sheldon and Marianne Lubar Betty Ewens Quadracci Bud and Suzanne Selig Ex-Officios Audit Committee Donald W. Layden Jr. Chair Philip B. Flynn William Hunt Kenneth C. Krei Raymond R. Krueger Sheldon B. Lubar R. Bruce McDonald Richard L. Schmidt Jr. Staff: Dan Keegan and Jane Wochos Development Committee Ellen Glaisner Chair Lori Bechthold Wendy Blumenthal Andrea Bryant Sue Frautschi Frederic G. Friedman Carmen Haberman Claire H. Hackmann Judy Jorgensen Melinda Krei Gail A. Lione Joan Lubar Marianne Lubar Donna Meyer Joan Nason Dorothy M. Stadler Mary M. Strohmaier Staff: Mary Albrecht and Sara Stum Development Sub-Committee Planned Giving Andrea B. Bryant Jill G. Pelisek Co-Chairs Donn Dresselhuys Dale R. Faught Frederic G. Friedman Ed Hashek Sally Schuler Adam Wiensch Staff: Mary Albrecht Education and Public Programs Committee Julie Gardner Chair Kim Abler Deborah Attanasio John Augenstein Lori Bechthold Natanya Blanck Melissa Block JosĂŠ Chavez Julia DeCicco Marlene Doerr Daniel Donder Jodi Eastberg Jonathan Jackson Sarah Jerome Judy Jorgensen Janet Matthews Nancy Mitchel Phillip Naylor Sue Nelson Jill G. Pelisek Sande Robinson Mary M. Strohmaier Cindy Zautcke Staff: Brigid Globensky Facilities Committee Donald W. Baumgartner Chair Randy Bryant Steven G. Chamberlin Richard J. Glaisner Kenneth C. Krei Raymond R. Krueger Justin L. Mortara, PhD Richard L. Schmidt Jr. Frederick Vogel IV Staff: Dan Keegan and Jane Wochos Finance Committee R. Bruce McDonald Chair Donald W. Baumgartner Richard J. Glaisner Ronald Joelson Kenneth C. Krei Raymond R. Krueger P. Michael Mahoney Jess E. Merten Judson M. Snyder W. Kent Velde Staff: Dan Keegan and Jane Wochos Human Resources and Remuneration Committee Wayne Lueders Chair Kenneth C. Krei Raymond R. Krueger Gail A. Lione Anthony J. Petullo Staff: Dan Keegan and Jan Fleming Investment Committee P. Michael Mahoney Chair Richard J. Glaisner Doug Gray Dale Kent Kenneth C. Krei Raymond R. Krueger Wayne R. Lueders W. Kent Velde Staff: Dan Keegan and Jane Wochos Nominations and Governance Committee Gail A. Lione Chair Donald W. Baumgartner Frederic G. Friedman Kenneth C. Krei Raymond R. Krueger Marianne Lubar Andy Nunemaker Betty Ewens Quadracci Sande Robinson Suzanne L. Selig Staff: Dan Keegan Public Affairs Committee Christine Symchych Chair Randy Bryant Angela Johnson Colbert Raymond R. Krueger H. Carl Mueller Andy Nunemaker Betty Ewens Quadracci Frederick Vogel IV Staff: Dan Keegan and Vicki Scharfberg 2013 annual report | | 5 6 | | 2013 annual report president’s report On behalf of the Board of Trustees of the Milwaukee Art Museum, I am pleased to report that the Museum finished fiscal year 2013 (September 1, 2012–August 31, 2013) with a balanced budget for the fifth consecutive year. Kenneth C. Krei With exhibitions Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Gainsborough: The Treasures of Kenwood House, London; Color Rush: 75 Years of Color Photography in America; and 30 Americans, the Museum was bustling with established friends and new and diverse audiences alike. Special events, tours, lectures, and family programs created a spirited atmosphere. Nearly 400,000 visitors came through the Museum doors, and membership remained at over 20,000. Most significantly this year, the Museum reached an agreement with Milwaukee County and the War Memorial Center to completely repair, redesign, and reinstall the gallery spaces within the Saarinendesigned War Memorial Center and the Kahler addition. The long-delayed maintenance to these buildings was reaching a critical point, jeopardizing both the art and our visitors. Now, thanks to the support of Milwaukee County, the work to repair and restore these buildings will begin in the fall of 2014. The plans include a new HVAC system; a watertight roof; brighter, more navigable galleries; and a new changing gallery, adjacent to the Bradley Collection on the Upper Level. Also included are a dedicated photography and video area and an east-side addition, offering a lakeside entrance to the Museum. This is an ambitious but necessary $25 million project. Milwaukee County has committed $10 million in funds, and the Museum will be working to raise the additional $15 million in private donations. Our Plan for the Future will secure the Museum’s holdings and assets for generations to come, and we will be looking to all who support the Museum to partner with us in this historic endeavor. We are also deeply appreciative of the various community partners that gave financial support this fiscal year to help us not only present the finest art in the world, but also provide enriching community programs, including education programs to nearly 55,000 schoolchildren from the Milwaukee area. I am proud to share our accomplishments, thanks to support from our corporate sponsors, Business Circle and President’s Circle Members, individual donors, support groups, and, of course, Museum Members. And I want to thank the Museum staff, volunteers, docents, and Board of Trustees for their help in achieving our goals. Their dedication and commitment are invaluable. The future is bright for the Museum. The next fiscal year will again bring can’t-miss exhibitions, new activities in the Kohl’s Education Center spaces—and many more surprises. I am excited for the opportunities ahead, and our foundation is solid. Thank you again for your support, and I look forward to seeing you often at the Museum. Kenneth C. Krei President of the Board of T rustees 2013 annual report | | 7 director’s report Daniel T. Keegan I am pleased to report that the Museum exceeded its goals for fiscal year 2013 (September 1, 2012–August 31, 2013), both in attendance and revenue. Stellar exhibitions, festive events, expanded partnerships, and a diligent and prudent staff all contributed to our success, with nearly 400,000 experiencing the Museum this year. Our audiences were treated to a diverse and powerful lineup of exhibitions, including Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Gainsborough: The Treasures of Kenwood House, London; Color Rush: 75 Years of Color Photography in America; and 30 Americans and its companion installation, Wisconsin 30. It was a delight to see so many people, both new visitors and old friends, in the galleries each and every day. Part of our mission is to educate and inspire our visitors, and I know firsthand that our guests left the Museum with new appreciation and insights. Chief Educator Barbara Brown Lee retired in February, after fifty years of service to this Museum. Her impact on visitors, docents, students, curators, and even directors is immeasurable. She is, without a doubt, the institutional memory of the Milwaukee Art Museum and its greatest asset. But don’t fear, Barbara is still “on the job,” reporting to her office in the Museum a few days each week, continuing to lecture, educate, and enlighten. We wish her well in her retirement, whenever she actually “retires,” and are indebted to her for her years of service. Members and visitors turned out in record numbers for Art in Bloom, the Lakefront Festival of Art, MAM After Dark, and Yoga @ the Museum. We saw more families than ever before in the expanded Kohl’s Education Center, in our many art-making and art-appreciation classes, and at Play Date with Art. In addition to the attendees of tours, workshops, activities, and lectures by distinguished guests, nearly 55,000 schoolchildren visited our galleries. It was a banner year. Looking ahead, we begin our Plan for the Future and our reinstallation of the galleries, a $25 million project the Museum is carrying out in partnership with Milwaukee County. Without the leadership of Milwaukee County, which is working in collaboration with the Milwaukee Art Museum, this ambitious and critical reinvention of the Museum would not be possible. I am grateful, too, for our continued partnership with Target, whose generous sponsorship allows for the free admission of all Museum visitors on the first Thursday of each month. This past fiscal year, 35,000 guests participated and enjoyed the art on Target Free First Thursday. We added two outstanding curators to the Museum’s staff in 2013. From the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Lisa Sutcliffe joined the staff in January as Curator of Photography, and Tanya Paul, appointed the Isabel and Alfred Bader Curator of European Art, joined us in June from the Philbrook Museum of Art in Tulsa. I am excited to see how these two will help shape the Museum as we begin in earnest our reinstallation plan in the fall of 2014. 8 | | 2013 annual report I am excited for our future. The Museum is thriving, thanks to our sponsors, donors, Members, visitors, staff, docents, volunteers, and countless others who continue to support us each and every day. Please accept my deepest appreciation for your support. Daniel T. Keegan direc tor 2013 annual report | | 9 2013: the numbers 391,230 884,729 1,010 People Includes paid and unpaid visitors, including Members, youth and adult tours, and ticketed visitors Total visits to the Museum website Works on view 54,958 Students from 627 schools across the region and from Northern Illinois visited 76,000 Under the Wings blog views 97 Sites that Kohlâ€™s Color Wheels traveled to throughout Southeastern Wisconsin 643,695 10 | | 2013 annual report 90 Unique visits to the Museum website Works entered the Collection 10 MAM After Dark events 20,469 900 Member households Pinterest followers 128 29,917 Gallery talks and lectures 2,911,331 Works in the Collection Page views 293,181 5,689 Children and adults participated in Kohlâ€™s Art Generation activities New Members 32,000 13,601 Visitors attended Art in Bloom 40,000 Twitter followers 25 Works loaned from the Collection Facebook fans, in 50 states and over 20 countries 2013 annual report | | 11 12 | | 2013 annual report curatorial report This year the Milwaukee Art Museum celebrated its founding, in 1888 (when Frederick Layton opened the Layton Art Gallery), and its 125 years of growth through three exhibitions and a variety of programs. The Museum’s institutional history was recounted in 125 Years of the Milwaukee Art Museum, which ran the length of Baumgartner Galleria; Mr. Layton’s Gallery, which re-created the Victorian salon-style installation that Mr. Layton preferred for his painting galleries; and The Layton Art Collection: 1888–2013, co-organized with the Chipstone Foundation, which examined the rich history of the Layton Art Gallery. The Museum was pleased to welcome two new curators to the staff. Lisa Sutcliffe joined the Museum as Curator of Photography in January 2013, from the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Lisa coordinated the installation of the exhibition Color Rush: 75 Years of Color Photography in America shortly after arriving at the Museum and curated a compelling installation of collection photographs titled The Directorial Mode. Lisa brought the contemporary video installation Question Bridge: Black Males to the Museum in conjunction with the summer exhibition 30 Americans. She also connected the Museum to the exciting nationwide photography project Postcards from America, inviting a group of leading photographers from Magnum Photos to our city to capture Milwaukee’s unique qualities during different seasons. The project will culminate in an exhibition in summer 2014. Dr. Tanya Paul, formerly curator of European art at the Philbrook Museum of Art in Tulsa, Oklahoma, joined the Museum in June 2013 as the first Isabel and Alfred Bader Curator of European Art. Tanya’s specialty is seventeenth-century Dutch painting and she has considerable experience with European prints. She is well underway planning exciting exhibitions and acquisitions for the Museum. In spring, Milwaukee played host to the largest print organization in North America, SGC International. Artists from all fifty states and abroad came to the city to attend SGCI’s annual conference. The Museum’s Print Forum generously supported the exhibition William Kentridge: The Nose in conjunction with the conference, and the Museum featured an installation of prints by contemporary women printmakers on the Mezzanine Level. Also of note, the Museum provided its expertise to an important community partner, whose home is one of Frank Lloyd Wright’s architectural masterpieces—SC Johnson Company. In collaboration with the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation, the Museum served as a consultant on the exhibition Usonia: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Vision of the American Home, for installation in the Frank Lloyd Wright Gallery at the company’s headquarters in Racine. Acquisitions Contemporary Art The Contemporary Art Society hosted the Twelfth Benefit Art Auction in fall 2012. With their support, the Museum made three major contemporary art acquisitions. The Age of Enlightenment–Immanuel Kant (2008) is one of Yinka Shonibare’s life‑sized sculptural tableaux, which are humorous and provocative explorations of post‑colonial discourse. David Schnell’s Schleier (2012) builds on the Museum’s significant holdings of twentiethcentury German painting. Schnell is one of the leading practitioners of the Leipzig School, a group of painters that emerged internationally after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989. Photographer Sally Mann took a series of portraits of her children in their twenties; JESSIE #6 (2004) is one of the most striking works in this series. To honor Chief Educator Barbara Brown Lee, who this year celebrated her fiftieth anniversary at the Museum, and her retirement, the Museum purchased Charles Radtke’s sculpture One of One (2012) for the Collection. Barbara is a long-time friend of the Wisconsin-based artist and an early proponent of his work. This cabinet has all the Radtke trademarks: precise detailing, extraordinary craftsmanship, and a strong conceptual component. 2013 annual report | | 13 curatorial report Through a generous gift from Sue Wiechmann, the Museum acquired a painting by John Wilde, one of the most important Wisconsin artists of the twentieth century. Parade IV (2002) is an important example of the figurative Surrealist’s work. Sadly, long-time Museum friend and local gallery owner Cissie Peltz passed away in 2013. Through support from the Museum’s Print Forum members and the Cissie Peltz Memorial Fund, the Museum acquired a print series by contemporary artist Jane Hammond titled Fairness, from the series Six Sets (Patience, Faith, Kinship, Perception, Insight, Fairness) (2001), in Cissie’s memory. Self-Taught Art In addition, the Museum received funds to purchase several prints, including works by nineteenth-century French etching revival printmakers Félix Bracquemond and Charles Meryon, and engravings by sixteenthcentury Fontainebleau artist René Boyvin. To honor past curator Mary Weaver Chapin and her specialty in nineteenth-century French prints, the DASS Fund donated Pierre Bonnard’s lithograph Little Washerwoman (1896). American Art Through a gift from Paul Owen III and John K. Owen, the Museum acquired its first work by Wisconsin artist Bernard Gilardi, Untitled [Wisconsin Ribbon Co.] (1967). Gilardi’s work relates to two styles strongly represented in the Collection—self‑taught art and Magic Realism, as practiced by prominent Wisconsin artists such as John Wilde and Karl Priebe. With funds donated by Andrew Ziegler, the Museum acquired a portrait by British-born Joseph Blackburn, an artist worthy of wider art historical recognition. Blackburn left London in 1752 in search of greater artistic opportunities in the English colonies. He went first to Bermuda where he painted four-year-old Anne Jones. Blackburn’s portrait relates the intrinsic, sweet charm he would capture in his sitters. Photographs 20th-Century Design In honor of departing photography curator Lisa Hostetler, the Museum’s Photography Council, the Herzfeld Foundation, and numerous private supporters purchased two works by contemporary photographer Alec Soth. Adelyn, Ash Wednesday, New Orleans, LA (2000) and Luxora, Arkansas (2002) are from Soth’s series Sleeping by the Mississippi, dedicated to the spirit of the river and life along its banks. A long-term loan to the Museum’s decorative arts collection is now here to stay. Celebrated twentiethcentury Midwest designer George Washington Maher’s Chest of Drawers (1912), for the design masterpiece the Ernest L. King House, was purchased for the Collection with funds from the Edward U. Demmer Foundation in honor of Nicole and L. William Teweles. The Museum also selected for its Collection three thought-provoking works by Wisconsin native Christian Patterson, who followed the story of nineteen-yearold Charles Starkweather and girlfriend Caril Ann Fugate’s 1950s killing spree spread across Nebraska to Wyoming. Patterson retraced the steps of these young murderers, discovering some of their personal effects and re-creating other moments symbolically, as shown in Telephone (2005–11). European Art An outstanding example of Renaissance silverwork is among the works added to the European collection. With funds from Avis Heller in honor of the Fine Arts Society, the Museum purchased a rare mirror of 14 | extraordinary quality produced in Augsburg, Germany, the European goldsmithing capital at the time. | 2013 annual report An object that came into the Museum to fill an important place in the exhibition Grete Marks: When Modern Was Degenerate was later acquired by the Museum with funds from Dr. and Mrs. Charles Lightdale in honor of Grete Marks’s daughter, Dr. Frances Marks. Covered Box (ca. 1927–33) is a prime example of Grete Marks’s dramatic designs, which exemplify the successful intersection of art and industry as taught at the Bauhaus school. The Museum’s studio glass and ceramics collections experienced robust growth through the gift of several important works by pioneering artists, including Therman Statom’s glass sculpture Mars (1997), Michael Lucero’s Anthropomorphic Jug Form with Bow Tie (New World Series) (1995), and five ceramic vessels by contemporary potter Warren McKenzie. curatorial report Museum Library/Archives The Milwaukee Art Museum’s George Peckham Miller Art Research Library continued to serve the research needs of Museum staff, docents, students, teachers, and scholars through the acquisition of vital library resources. Through generous support from the Alice and Lucia Stern Library Fund, the Mae E. Demmer Charitable Trust, the worldwide catalogue exchange program, and numerous private donations, the library added important resources to its collection, including the three-volume set The Wallace Collection: Catalogue of Sèvres Porcelain (1988), as well as Kandinsky: Catalogue Raisonné of the Oil-Paintings (1982). In addition, the library acquired Engraving and Etching, 1400–2000: A History of the Development of Manual Intaglio Printmaking Processes (2012); Manierre Dawson: Inventions of the Mind: A Biography of an Abstract Art Pioneer (2012); and several rare items including The Architect and the Industrial Arts: An Exhibition of Contemporary American Design (1929); Space for Living: Creative Interior Decoration and Design (1938); and A Century of Progress Homes and Furnishings (1934), among others. Conservation The Conservation Department played a major role in the preparation and conservation of several hundred paintings, objects, and works on paper for the Museum’s three anniversary exhibitions, as well as for Color Rush and 30 Americans. In summer 2013, the department worked on over five hundred folk and self-taught artworks for the winter 2014 exhibition Uncommon Folk: Traditions in American Art. Independent of any exhibition, two Collection works were conserved by private labs, Francisco de Zurbarán’s Saint Francis of Assisi in His Tomb and Tom Wesselmann’s Still Life #51. The Wesselmann had been off view for over a decade. Further, the trustees of the Layton Art Collection directed funds toward the purchase of several period frames for works in the Layton Collection, most notably William-Adolphe Bouguereau’s Homer and His Guide. In May, the Conservation Lab hosted the American Arts Society’s Seventh Annual Conservation Seminar. The event included a discussion on the restoration of the Museum’s George Mann Niedecken mosaic tile Fireplace Surround for the Harnischfeger Residence (ca. 1905), with specialist conservator Olaf Unsoeld (Fine Wood Conservation, Ltd., Brooklyn, NY). Collection Partnerships Layton Art Collection The Layton Art Collection, Inc., is the legacy of the Layton Art Gallery and the precursor to the Milwaukee Art Museum. Founded in 1888 by civic leader Frederick Layton, the Layton Art Gallery was the first purposebuilt, public art gallery in the city of Milwaukee; later, it also operated a successful art school. In 1957, the Layton Art Gallery closed its location near Cathedral Square and merged its collections with those of the nearby Milwaukee Art Institute in the newly constructed War Memorial Center, which was founded as an art center and a war memorial. In partnership with the Museum, the Layton Art Collection has in subsequent decades continued to acquire works of art for the benefit of the residents of and visitors to Milwaukee. The Layton Art Collection maintains a separate Board of Trustees, which has placed the collection on loan to the Museum since 1957. This year marked the 125th anniversary of the opening of the Layton Art Gallery. The Layton Collection directed the expansive publication Layton’s Legacy: A Historic American Art Collection, 1888–2013. The book traces the history of the Layton Art Gallery over the course of six generations, beginning with Frederick Layton, then focusing on Layton Art Gallery director Charlotte Partridge, and ending with the contributions of the current Layton Art Collection trustees and their collaboration with the Milwaukee Art Museum. The Chipstone Foundation The Chipstone Foundation is a non-profit organization located in Fox Point, Wisconsin. Milwaukee collectors Stanley and Polly Mariner Stone founded Chipstone in 1965 with the mission to collect early American decorative arts and promote scholarship in the field. The foundation’s holdings of early American furniture, historical prints, and British pottery continue to be creatively displayed and interpreted within the Museum’s Collection. Chipstone sponsored the exhibition Grete Marks: When Modern Was Degenerate and co-organized and sponsored The Layton Art Collection: 1888–2013. 2013 annual report | | 15 16 | | 2013 annual report exhibitions Exhibitions organized by the Milwaukee Art Museum unless otherwise noted. Baker/Rowland Galleries Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Gainsborough: The Treasures of Kenwood House, London Oct 12, 2012–Jan 13, 2013 Organized by the American Federation of Arts and English Heritage; curated by Susan Jenkins, senior curator of English Heritage, London; coordinated at the Museum by William Keyse Rudolph, Constance and Dudley J. Godfrey Jr. Curator of American Art and Decorative Arts, and Catherine Sawinski, assistant curator of earlier European art This exhibition featured forty-eight masterpieces on tour from the Iveagh Bequest collection. Most of the paintings had never traveled to the States before, and many of them had rarely been seen outside their home at London’s Kenwood House. Donated to the British nation by Edward Cecil Guinness, 1st Earl of Iveagh and heir to the world’s most successful brewery, the collection was shaped by the tastes of the Belle Époque—Europe’s equivalent to America’s Gilded Age—when the earl shared the cultural stage and art market with other industry titans such as the Rothschilds, J. Pierpont Morgan, and Henry Clay Frick. The earl’s purchases, made mainly between 1887 and 1891, reveal a taste for the portraiture, landscape, and seventeenthcentury Dutch and Flemish works that could typically be found in English aristocratic collections. Supported by an indemnity from the Federal Council on the Arts and the Humanities, with additional funding from the Samuel H. Kress Foundation. In-kind support provided by Barbara and Richard S. Lane. Presenting Sponsor: BMO Harris Bank. Additional support from Robert W. Baird & Co. Inc. and Michael Best & Friedrich LLP. Media Sponsor: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Color Rush: 75 Years of Color Photography in America Feb 22–May 19, 2013 Co-curated by Lisa Hostetler, former curator of photographs at the Milwaukee Art Museum, and Katherine A. Bussard, associate curator of photography at the Art Institute of Chicago; coordinated at the Museum by Lisa Sutcliffe, curator of photography Color Rush traced the evolution of color photography in the United States throughout the first seven decades of the twentieth century, exploring the historical developments that led to the medium becoming the norm in popular culture and fine art. This multifaceted exhibition featured nearly two hundred objects, including framed photographs, publications, slide shows, and film clips to present the story of color photography in America as it had never been told before. Presenting Sponsor: The Herzfeld Foundation. Additional support provided by the Milwaukee Art Museum’s Friends of Art, Christine A. Symchych and James P. McNulty, the David C. & Sarajean Ruttenberg Arts Foundation, The Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation, Kenneth and Christine Tanaka, the Milwaukee Art Museum’s Photography Council, and Mrs. Robert O. Levitt. 30 Americans June 14–Sept 8, 2013 Organized by the Rubell Family Collection, Miami; coordinated at the Museum by William Keyse Rudolph, Constance and Dudley J. Godfrey Jr. Curator of American Art and Decorative Arts 30 Americans showcased the work of thirty-one contemporary African American artists who tackled issues around race, religion, gender, sexuality, and cultural identity. The exhibition featured nearly eighty paintings, sculptures, photographs, installations, and digital media art. Placing works by established artists alongside those by emerging artists, the exhibition further compared the power of influence across generations and within communities. The Milwaukee presentation of 30 Americans was dedicated to the memory of Dorothy Nelle Sanders, a community leader, the Museum’s first African American trustee and docent, and a founder of the Museum’s African American Art Alliance. Presenting Sponsors: Helen Bader Foundation, Inc., Northwestern Mutual, and SC Johnson. Additional support provided by the Milwaukee Art Museum’s Friends of Art, Argosy Foundation, Harley-Davidson Motor Company, Wisconsin Energy Foundation, Milwaukee Art Museum’s Contemporary Art Society, Brewers Community Foundation, Angela and Virgis Colbert, Johnson Controls Foundation, Stanley Black & Decker, and Gonzalez, Saggio & Harlan LLP. Media Sponsor: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 2013 annual report | | 17 exhibitions Schroeder Galleria Wisconsin 30 June 12–Sept 8, 2013 Organized in coordination with Sande Robinson, president, Milwaukee Art Museum’s African American Art Alliance, and Lynne Shumow, curator of education, Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University In conjunction with 30 Americans, the Museum presented Wisconsin 30, a parallel exhibition featuring paintings, photographs, prints, drawings, and sculpture by thirty Wisconsin African American artists. This intergenerational exhibition offered a complementary overview of the themes of race and identity explored in 30 Americans, with a focused lens on Wisconsin. Presenting Sponsors: Helen Bader Foundation, Inc., Northwestern Mutual, and SC Johnson. Additional support provided by the Milwaukee Art Museum’s Friends of Art, Argosy Foundation, Harley-Davidson Motor Company, Wisconsin Energy Foundation, Milwaukee Art Museum’s Contemporary Art Society, Brewers Community Foundation, Angela and Virgis Colbert, Johnson Controls Foundation, Stanley Black & Decker, and Gonzalez, Saggio & Harlan LLP. Contemporary Galleries William Kentridge: The Nose Feb 28–May 12, 2013 Coordinated at the Museum by Tina Schinabeck, collections manager of works on paper The Milwaukee Art Museum took part in SGC International’s 41st conference, Print: MKE, hosted by the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design and the Peck School of the Arts at the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, 18 | | 2013 annual report by presenting this special exhibition of prints by South African artist William Kentridge. Kentridge had created the etchings displayed in preparation for the staging of The Nose by New York’s Metropolitan Opera in 2010. A satirical tale, The Nose, which originated as a short story in 1836 by Nikolai Gogol, tells the tale of a government official whose nose leaves his face and develops a successful life of its own. Sponsored by the Milwaukee Art Museum’s Print Forum Question Bridge: Black Males June 14–Sept 8, 2013 Organized by artists Chris Johnson and Hank Willis Thomas, in collaboration with Bayeté Ross Smith and Kamal Sinclair; coordinated at the Museum by Lisa Sutcliffe, curator of photography This five-channel video installation offered a platform to represent and redefine black male identity in America, while simultaneously deconstructing stereotypes. Artists Chris Johnson and Hank Willis Thomas worked with 150 black men from twelve disparate cities across the United States in an effort to bridge economic, political, geographic, and generational divisions. These men engaged in a frank question-and-answer exchange around topics such as family, faith, manhood, and violence. Presented in conjunction with 30 Americans, Question Bridge addressed questions of race, class, and identity in America and contributed to conversations about racial identity in art practice. Sponsored by The Fellowship Open Tattoo: The Art of Amund Dietzel July 3–Oct 13, 2013 Guest curated by Jon Reiter; coordinated at the Museum by David Russick, exhibition designer Tattoo celebrated the tenacity and vision of this immigrant entrepreneur and original artist, as well as the endurance of a craft that had finally come of age. Known as the “Master in Milwaukee,” Amund Dietzel not only helped define the look of the traditional tattoo, but he also kept the practice alive through two World Wars and passed the best practices of his craft on to the next generation. Decorative Arts Gallery Grete Marks: When Modern Was Degenerate Sept 6, 2012–Feb 17, 2013 Curated by Mel Buchanan, Mae E. Demmer Assistant Curator of 20thCentury Design This was the first American exhibition to highlight the artistic output and life story of Bauhaustrained ceramist Margarete Heymann-Löbenstein-Marks. Developed with the cooperation of her daughter, Dr. Frances Marks, the exhibition featured approximately forty artworks by this progressive but little-known designer whose promising career was derailed by the German Nazi “degenerate” art campaign. Sponsored by the Chipstone Foundation, the Mae E. Demmer Charitable Trust, and the Milwaukee Art Museum’s Collectors’ Corner exhibitions 125 Years of the Milwaukee Art Museum Baumgartner Galleria April 6–Dec 13, 2013 Curated by Mel Buchanan, Mae E. Demmer Assistant Curator of 20th-Century Design, and Heather Winter, librarian/archivist Drawn from the Museum’s archives, the photographs, models, videos, and brochures in this exhibition recalled the full range of the Milwaukee Art Museum’s history, from the establishment in 1888 of the Layton Art Gallery and the Milwaukee Art Association to the vibrant international Museum of today. Postcards, posters, and press related the Museum’s phases of growth and collaboration, deep community engagement, and many worldclass acquisitions. Mr. Layton’s Gallery Gallery 10 April 6, 2013–ongoing Curated by William Keyse Rudolph, Constance and Dudley J. Godfrey Jr. Curator of American Art and Decorative Arts This dramatic, floor-to-ceiling installation—a salon-style hang—evoked the experience of attending an exhibition at the Layton Art Gallery’s original home near Cathedral Square between 1888 (when the gallery opened) and 1919 (the year that Frederick Layton died). Featured were paintings from philanthropist Frederick Layton’s original gift to Milwaukee: American masterpieces such as the beloved Old Stagecoach by Eastman Johnson and Hark! The Lark! by Winslow Homer, and European treasures such as Homer and His Guide by William Bouguereau. The History of the Layton Art Collection: From 1888 to Today Decorative Arts Gallery April 6–Sept 15, 2013 Organized by the Chipstone Foundation; guest curated by Bill Hosley, Jon Prown of the Chipstone Foundation, and William Keyse Rudolph, Constance and Dudley J. Godfrey Jr. Curator of American Art and Decorative Arts The Layton Art Gallery opened its doors in Milwaukee 125 years ago, on April 5, 1888. This purpose-built gallery—the first in the city’s history—was the gift of British-born businessman, collector, and philanthropist Frederick Layton to his adopted city. This exhibition explored the rich story of how the Layton Collection was founded and how its mission and collections developed over time. Emphasis was placed on the founding of the Layton Art School by Charlotte Partridge in the interwar period and the acquiring of masterworks of American decorative arts by the board of the Layton Collection in the past thirty years. Sponsored by the Chipstone Foundation 2013 annual report | | 19 exhibitions Gallery 5 A Still-Life Masterpiece by Willem Kalf Oct 12, 2012–Jan 13, 2013 Curated by William Keyse Rudolph, Constance and Dudley J. Godfrey Jr. Curator of American Art and Decorative Arts This one-work exhibition showcased an exceptional stilllife painting by Willem Kalf, on temporary loan from the collection of Isabel and Alfred Bader. Set amid seventeenth-century Dutch still lifes, portraits, and genre paintings from the Museum’s Collection, Kalf’s Still Life further helped highlight the delightful variety of this significant moment in European art history. Exhibition brochure sponsored by Isabel and Alfred Bader Schroeder Galleria and Pieper Education Gallery The 2013 Scholastic Art Awards: Wisconsin Exhibition Feb 2–March 17, 2013 Students in grades 7–12 annually awe Museum visitors with their creativity and skill. Over 325 student artworks were featured in the 2013 Scholastic Art Awards exhibition in the categories of Architecture, Ceramics & Glass, Comic Art, Design, Digital Art, Drawing, Fashion, Film & Animation, Jewelry, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, and Sculpture. Twenty-four visual artists and art professionals carefully selected these works from more than fifteen hundred entries, based on the students’ handling of the materials and the expressive execution of the work. 20 | | 2013 annual report Sponsored by the Milwaukee Art Museum, the Milwaukee Art Museum Docents, the Marc & Karen Flesch Memorial Fund, Ray and Sue Kehm, James and Carol Wiensch, The Heller Family in memory of their parents, James K. and Avis M. Heller, and an anonymous donor Pieper Education Gallery Veterans Book Project: Objects for Deployment April 4–Nov 10, 2013 Coordinated at the Museum by Amy Kirschke, manager of adult and docent programs The Veterans Book Project is a library of books authored collaboratively by artist Monica Haller and dozens of veterans who have been affected by the current American wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Since 2006, the Veterans Book Project has facilitated bookmaking workshops around the country. In December 2012, the Milwaukee Art Museum hosted a Veterans Book Project workshop for local veterans and family members. Participants were invited to edit and design their archives and stories into softbound, print-on-demand books. The fifty books within the Veterans Book Project Library, including five new works by local veterans, were on view in the corresponding exhibition Veterans Book Project: Objects for Deployment. The gallery was designed as a reading room where visitors were invited to engage with the veterans’ experiences through reading, writing, and conversation. Sponsored by the Runzheimer Foundation and Comfort Inn & Suites Downtown Lakeshore Traveling Exhibitions Posters of Paris: Toulouse-Lautrec and His Contemporaries Dallas Museum of Art, TX Oct 14, 2012–Jan 20, 2013 The Tool at Hand Philadelphia Art Alliance, PA Jan 30–April 29, 2013 Houston Center of Contemporary Craft, TX June 1–Sept 8, 2013 Face Jugs: Art and Ritual in 19th-Century South Carolina Columbia Museum of Art, SC Sept 28–Dec 16, 2012 Birmingham Museum of Art, AL Jan 13–April 7, 2013 Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, GA May 4–July 7, 2013 2013 annual report | | 21 loans Listed chronologically by date of loan. The Legacy of Littleton and His Students Bergstrom-Mahler Museum, Neenah, WI Sept 14, 2012–Feb 24, 2013 John Brekke Vessel Form, 1990 Blown and sandblasted glass, graal technique M1997.3 Dale Chihuly Blanket Cylinder #20, 1976 Blown glass M1990.73 Jack Ink Untitled, 1977 Blown glass M1992.8 Harvey Littleton Loop, 1977 Blown and drawn glass, cut and polished M1990.81 Tom McGlauchlin Dressing de Boile, 1973 Blown glass M1996.36 Edward Hopper Grand Palais, Paris, France Oct 5, 2012–Jan 28, 2013 Robert Henri The Art Student (Miss Josephine Nivison), 1906 Oil on canvas M1965.34 22 | | 2013 annual report Gustave Caillebotte: New Perspectives in Impressionism Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany Oct 18, 2012–Jan 1, 2013 Modern Rookwood: 1918–1933 Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum, Milwaukee, WI Feb 8–April 7, 2013 Picasso, Braque, Legér and the International Language of Cubism Complesso del Vittoriano, Rome, Italy March 7–June 23, 2013 Gustave Caillebotte Boating on the Yerres (Périssoires sur l'Yerres), 1877 Oil on canvas M1965.25 Lenore Asbury “Vellum” Vase, 1930 Ceramic L25.2004 Fernand Legér The Wounded II, 1920 Oil on canvas M1977.118 Matthew A. Daly Ewer, 1885 Ceramic with china paint and gilding L23.2004 Museum of Wisconsin Art Inaugural Exhibition Museum of Wisconsin Art, West Bend, WI April 1, 2013–April 1, 2014 Gorham Manufacturing Company, Rookwood Pottery Ewer, 1892 Stoneware with silver overlay M1998.340 Terese Agnew* The D.O.T. Straightens Things Out, 1999 Hand-dyed silk ribbon, satin ribbon, taffeta, silk organza, various cottons, invisible thread M1999.116 *This work on loan for three months only. Art Lesson: The Boston School Considered Edgewood College Gallery, Edgewood College, Madison, WI Jan 11–Feb 24, 2013 Nan Goldin Brian in the Cabaña, Puerto Juarez, Mexico, 1982 Silver dye bleach print M1993.114 Virgin Mary Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI Jan 23–July 28, 2013 Hendrick Goltzius The Annunciation; from The Life of the Virgin, 1594 Engraving M1980.233 Hendrik Goudt The Flight into Egypt, after a painting by Adam Elsheimer, 1613 Engraving and etching M1983.7 Pitcher, 1893 Earthenware with silver overlay M1998.341 Vase, 1902 Stoneware with silver overlay M1998.409 Vase, 1926 Glazed earthenware M2012.503 Emily Parker Groom Cloud Shadows, 1914 Oil on canvas M1914.2 Tom Loeser More Multiple Complications (Chest of Drawers), 1999 Zebrawood, mahogany, and milk paint M1999.52 Brooks Stevens Model for the “Zephyr Land-Yacht,” 1936 Painted wood, aluminum, stainless steel, and wire with original mount M1997.232 publications John Wilde Karl Priebe, Gertrude Abercrombie, Dudley Huppler, Marshall Glasier, Sylvia Fein, a Friend, Arnold Dadian and Myself, 1966 Oil on wood panel M1979.33 Reflected Colour: Impressionism and the Water’s Surface Musée des Beaux Arts de Rouen, France May 17–Sept 22, 2013 Pierre-Auguste Renoir View of Bougival, 1873 Oil on canvas M2001.161 Impressionists on the Water Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Legion of Honor, CA June 1–Oct 13, 2013 With subsequent travel to the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA (Nov 9, 2013–Feb 16, 2014). Gustave Caillebotte Boating on the Yerres, 1877 Oil on canvas M1965.25 Constructing Tamayo: Starting Points Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico City, Mexico Aug 29, 2013–Feb 23, 2014 Rufino Tamayo Family Scene, 1928 Oil on canvas L66.1993 Color Rush: American Color Photography from Stieglitz to Sherman Katherine A. Bussard and Lisa Hostetler With contributions by Alissa Schapiro, Grace Deveney, and Michal Raz-Russo Forward by: Daniel T. Keegan Edited by: Denise Wolff Designed by: Studio Fernando Gutiérrez Published by: Milwaukee Art Museum and Aperture Foundation Hardcover, 288 pages, 2013 This catalogue, which accompanied the exhibition Color Rush: 75 Years of Color Photography in America, explores the history of color photography in the United States from the moment it became available as a mass medium to the moment it no longer seemed an unusual choice for artists. The book begins with the 1907 unveiling of the autochrome, the first commercially available color process, and continues through the 1981 landmark survey show and book, The New Color Photography, which hailed the widespread acceptance of color art photography. Often in photo histories, color is presented as having arrived fully formed in the 1970s; this book reveals a deeper story and uncovers connections in both artistic and commercial practices. Color Rush looks at photographers and artists Ansel Adams, Harry Callahan, William Eggleston, Walker Evans, Saul Leiter, Helen Levitt, Philip-Lorca diCorcia, László Moholy-Nagy, Irving Penn, Eliot Porter, Cindy Sherman, Stephen Shore, Laurie Simmons, Edward Steichen, Edward Weston, and many others, and examines their work in a fresh context, paying particular attention to color photography’s translation onto the printed page. In doing so, the authors trace a new history that more fully accounts for color’s pervasive presence today. 2013 annual report | | 23 24 | | 2013 annual report acquisitions The acquisition list includes gifts and purchases from September 1, 2012, to August 31, 2013. Dimensions are in inches, with height, width, and depth in that order, unless otherwise specified. For drawings and prints, dimensions indicate sheet size (except where indicated); for photographs, the image size. Prints and drawings are on paper, with exceptions noted. Primary materials only are listed for decorative arts. PAINTINGS Joseph Blackburn (English, ca. 1730–after 1788, active United States) Anne Jones, 1752 Oil on canvas 30 ½ x 25 ½ in. (77.47 x 64.77 cm) Purchase, with funds from Andrew Ziegler M2012.516 Bernard Gilardi (American, 1920–2008) Untitled [Wisconsin Ribbon Co.], 1967 Oil on board 49 x 49 in. (124.46 x 124.46 cm) Gift of A. Paul Owen III and John K. Owen M2012.491 Ken Grimes (American, b. 1947) Untitled, 1994 Acrylic on canvas 48 x 59 ½ in. (121.92 x 151.13 cm) Gift of John and Margaret Robson M2012.490 David Schnell (German, b. 1971) Schleier, 2012 Oil on canvas 131 7⁄8 x 94 ½ in. (335 x 240 cm) Purchase, with funds from the Contemporary Art Society M2012.521 Bob Stanley (American, 1932–1997) 3 Beatles: Ringo, John, Paul, 1965 Acrylic on canvas 72 x 58 in. (182.88 x 147.32 cm) M2013.25 Hedy Lamarr (Ecstasy 3), 1965 Acrylic on canvas 72 x 58 in. (182.88 x 147.32 cm) M2012.510 Gifts of William J. Hokin John Wilde (American, 1919–2006) Parade IV, 2002 Oil on canvas 25 ¼ x 41 ¼ x ¾ in. (64.14 x 104.78 x 1.91 cm) Gift of Sue Wiechmann M2013.2 Carlo Zinelli (Italian, 1916–1974) Untitled, n.d. Tempera on paper (double‑sided) 34 ½ x 27 in. (87.63 x 68.58 cm) Gift of Marianne and Sheldon B. Lubar M2012.513a,b SCULPTURE Eric Hilton (Scottish, b. 1937) Cosmic Fugue, 1989 Glass 1 x 20 in. dia. (2.54 x 50.8 cm) Gift of Wayne and Jean Roper M2012.515 Edmund Lewandowski (American, 1914–1998) Mosaic Sample for War Memorial Center, 1957 Glass and marble on board 49 5⁄8 x 29 ¾ x 1 ¾ in. (126.05 x 75.57 x 4.45 cm) Purchase, with funds from the Edward U. Demmer Foundation U2012.47 left Joseph Blackburn, Anne Jones, 1752 (detail). Full credit listing this page. Michael Lucero (American, b. 1953) Anthropomorphic Jug Form with Bow Tie (New World Series), 1995 Glazed earthenware 12 x 10 x 11 in. (30.48 x 25.4 x 27.94 cm) Gift of Jane Kaiser M2013.1 Yinka Shonibare (English, b. 1962) The Age of Enlightenment– Immanuel Kant, 2008 Life‑size fiberglass mannequin, Dutch wax– printed cotton, and mixed media 59 ½ x 43 ½ x 26 in. (151.13 x 110.49 x 66.04 cm) Purchase, with funds from the Contemporary Art Society M2012.500 Therman Statom (American, b. 1953) Mars, 1997 Glass and mixed media 48 x 48 x 5 in. (121.92 x 121.92 x 12.7 cm) Gift of Wayne and Jean Roper M2012.514 2013 annual report | | 25 acquisitions DRAWINGS PRINTS Santiago Calatrava (Spanish, b. 1951) Untitled, n.d. Colored pencil and watercolor on paper 12 ¼ x 9 ¼ in. (31.12 x 23.5 cm) M2013.7 Pierre Bonnard (French, 1867–1947) Little Washerwoman (La petite blanchisseuse), 1896 Color lithograph image: 11 5⁄8 x 7 7⁄8 in. (29.53 x 20 cm) sheet: 22 7⁄8 x 17 ¼ in. (58.1 x 43.82 cm) Gift of the DASS Fund in honor of Mary Weaver Chapin M2012.519 Untitled, n.d. Graphite and colored pencil on paper 12 ¼ x 9 ¼ in. (31.12 x 23.5 cm) M2013.8 Untitled, n.d. Graphite and watercolor on paper 12 ¼ x 9 ¼ in. (31.12 x 23.5 cm) M2013.9 Gifts of Michael Cudahy Charles Steffen (American, 1927–1995) Crucifixion of Christ, 1991 Colored pencil on brown paper 98 x 30 in. (248.92 x 76.2 cm) Gift of the Estate of Charles Steffen M2012.508 Christopher Wilmarth (American, 1943–1987) The Whole Soul Summed Up, 1979 Pastel on paper 26 ¼ x 19 ¼ in. (66.68 x 48.9 cm) Gift of Tony and Sue Krausen M2012.512 26 | | 2013 annual report René Boyvin (French, 1525–1598) Jason Throws a Rock at the Giants (Jason jette une pierre aux Géants nés de la semence des dents du dragons); Plate 12 from the series Jason and the Golden Fleece (Histoire de Jason et de la conquête de la Toison d’or), ca. 1563 Engraving plate: 6 ¼ x 9 3⁄16 in. (15.88 x 23.34 cm) sheet: 7 ¼ x 10 ¾ in. (18.42 x 27.31 cm) M2013.5 Queen Ino and the Farmers (La reine Ino fait gâter la semence); Plate 1 from the series Jason and the Golden Fleece (Histoire de Jason et de la conquête de la Toison d’or), ca. 1563 Engraving plate: 6 3⁄16 x 9 3⁄16 in. (15.72 x 23.34 cm) sheet: 7 ¾ x 11 3⁄8 in. (19.69 x 28.89 cm) M2013.4 Purchases, Edna Lee Hass Fund Félix Bracquemond (French, 1833–1914) Top of a Barn Door (Le haut d’un battant de porte), 1865 Etching plate: 12 x 15 11⁄16 in. (30.48 x 39.85 cm) sheet: 12 ½ x 18 3⁄8 in. (31.75 x 46.67 cm) Purchase, Edna Lee Hass Fund M2013.6 Warrington Colescott (American, b. 1921) Men in White, State I, 1972 Soft‑ground etching and aquatint, with vibrograver, and relief rolls through stencils plate: 19 5⁄8 x 23 ¾ in. (49.85 x 60.33 cm) sheet: 22 5⁄8 x 29 7⁄8 in. (57.47 x 75.88 cm) Gift of Linda and Mitchell Jacobson M2012.493 Jane Hammond (American, b. 1950) Six Sets (Patience, Faith, Kinship, Perception, Insight, Fairness), 2001 Set of six inkjet prints with relief, hand-coloring, wood veneer, silver foil, and collage on mat board image: 9 ½ x 12 ½ in. (24.13 x 31.75 cm) sheet: 22 x 19 in. (55.88 x 48.26 cm) Purchase, with funds from Print Forum members and the Cissie Peltz Memorial Fund M2013.21.1–.6 Morton Levin (American, b. 1923) Eve’s Apple, 1972 Etching plate: 7 7⁄8 x 4 15⁄16 in. (20 x 12.54 cm) sheet: 10 9⁄16 x 8 1⁄16 in. (26.83 x 20.48 cm) U2012.44 Jeremiah, 1983 Woodcut block: 19 ¾ x 14 ¾ in. (50.17 x 37.47 cm) sheet: 26 3⁄8 x 21 in. (66.99 x 53.34 cm) U2012.45 Job, 1983 Woodcut block: 19 ¾ x 14 15⁄16 in. (50.17 x 37.94 cm) sheet: 26 x 21 1⁄8 in. (66.04 x 53.66 cm) U2012.46 Gifts of the artist Charles Meryon (French, 1821–1868) The Apse of the Notre Dame, Paris (L’Abside d’Notre Dame de Paris); Plate 21 from the series Etchings of Paris (Eaux‑fortes sur Paris), 1854 Etching with engraving and drypoint plate: 6 7⁄16 x 11 ¾ in. (16.35 x 29.85 cm) sheet: 6 ½ x 11 ¾ in. (16.51 x 29.85 cm) Gift of the Hockerman Charitable Trust M2012.518 clockwise from top left Pierre Bonnard, Little Washerwoman (La petite blanchisseuse), 1896. © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/ADAGP, Paris. Full credit listing on page 26. Yinka Shonibare, The Age of Enlightenment– Immanuel Kant, 2008. Full credit listing on page 25. John Wilde, Parade IV, 2002. © John Wilde. Full credit listing on page 25. 2013 annual report | | 27 clockwise from top left Therman Statom, Mars, 1997. Full credit listing on p. 25. Félix Bracquemond, Top of a Barn Door (Le haut d’un battant de porte), 1865. Full credit listing on p. 26. Charles Meryon, The Apse of the Notre Dame, Paris (L’Abside d’Notre Dame de Paris); Plate 21 from the series Etchings of Paris (Eaux‑fortes sur Paris), 1854. Full credit listing on p. 26. Alec Soth, Luxora, Arkansas, 2002. © Alec Soth. Full credit listing on p. 30. 28 | | 2013 annual report acquisitions Mimmo Paladino (Italian, b. 1948) Untitled, 1982 Etching 33 ¾ x 28 in. (85.73 x 71.12 cm) Gift of Susan and Oyvind Solvang M2012.520 Untitled [accident reconstruction (body in road)], 1930–39 Gelatin silver print 6 7⁄8 x 9 1⁄8 in. (17.46 x 23.18 cm) Gift of Charles Isaacs and Carol Nigro M2013.13 Richard Serra (American, b. 1939) Rift I, 2012 Color etching 90 x 120 in. (228.6 x 304.8 cm) Gift of Tony and Sue Krausen in memory of Jeff Kasch M2012.511a,b Sally Mann (American, b. 1951) JESSIE #6, 2004 Gelatin silver print with varnish 50 x 40 in. (127 x 101.6 cm) Purchase, with funds from the Contemporary Art Society M2012.492 PHOTOGRAPHS Thomas Barrow (American, b. 1938) ISO Shadow; From the series Cancellations, 1975 Gelatin silver print 11 x 14 in. (27.94 x 35.56 cm) Purchase, Richard and Ethel Herzfeld Foundation Acquisition Fund M2013.14 Unknown, French Untitled [accident reconstruction (body in front of car)], 1930–39 Gelatin silver print 6 7⁄8 x 9 1⁄8 in. (17.46 x 23.18 cm) Purchase, Richard and Ethel Herzfeld Foundation Acquisition Fund M2013.12 Sean McFarland (American, b. 1976) Mine and Natural Bridge, 2010 Dye diffusion transfer prints each: 3 5⁄8 x 2 13⁄16 in. (9.21 x 7.14 cm) M2013.20a,b Twelve Moons of 2012, 2010–12 Cyanotypes smallest: 1 13⁄16 x 1 3⁄8 in. (4.6 x 3.49 cm) largest: 2 x 1 ½ in. (5.08 x 3.81 cm) M2013.16 Mountain, First Snow, 2012 Gelatin silver print 7 5⁄8 x 9 5⁄8 in. (19.37 x 24.45 cm) M2013.15 Sea Winds, 2012 Dye diffusion transfer print 2 13⁄16 x 3 5⁄8 in. (7.14 x 9.21 cm) M2013.19 Shadow, 2012 Dye diffusion transfer print 2 13⁄16 x 3 5⁄8 in. (7.14 x 9.21 cm) M2013.18 Untitled, 2012 Dye diffusion transfer print 2 13⁄16 x 3 5⁄8 in. (7.14 x 9.21 cm) M2013.17 Purchases, with funds from the Herzfeld Foundation, Steven Brondino, and Dr. James and Dorothy Stadler Joel Meyerowitz (American, b. 1938) Empire State Series, 1978, 1978 Chromogenic print 10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.32 cm) Gift of Howard and Patricia Farber M2013.11 László Moholy‑Nagy (American, b. Hungary, 1895–1946) Untitled [slide show], 1937–46 Twenty 35mm color transparencies 2 x 2 in. (5.08 x 5.08 cm) Gift of Hattula Moholy‑Nagy U2013.1.1–.20 Christian Patterson (American, b. 1972) Caril Ann (Captured), 2005–11 Gelatin silver print with acrylic and graphite 8 ½ x 7 7⁄8 in. (21.59 x 20 cm) Purchase, with funds from the Herzfeld Foundation, Susan and Tony Krausen, and the Betty Ciurej Memorial M2013.22 Oregon Trail Bottle, 2005–11 Inkjet print with acrylic paint 11 x 8 ½ in. (27.94 x 21.59 cm) Purchase, with funds from Nancy and Joe Alvarado, Joanne Murphy, and Maxine K. Rabinowe M2013.24 Oregon Trail Bottle, 2005–11 Inkjet print with acrylic paint 9 ½ x 8 in. (24.13 x 20.32 cm) Gift of the artist U2013.2 Telephone, 2005–11 Inkjet print 30 x 24 in. (76.2 x 60.96 cm) Purchase, with funds from Photography Council M2013.23 2013 annual report | | 29 acquisitions Melissa Ann Pinney (American, b. 1953) Emma at Six, 2001 Archival pigment print 29 13⁄16 x 37 1⁄8 in. (75.72 x 94.3 cm) M2012.507 Emma at Eight, 2003 Archival pigment print 29 13⁄16 x 37 1⁄8 in. (75.72 x 94.3 cm) M2012.504 Emma at Eleven, 2006 Archival pigment print 29 13⁄16 x 37 1⁄8 in. (75.72 x 94.3 cm) M2012.505 Emma at Fourteen, 2009 Archival pigment print 29 13⁄16 x 37 1⁄8 in. (75.72 x 94.3 cm) M2012.506 Gifts of Ralph and Nancy Segall Alec Soth (American, b. 1969) Adelyn, Ash Wednesday, New Orleans, LA, 2000 Chromogenic print 32 x 40 in. (81.28 x 101.6 cm) M2012.523 Luxora, Arkansas, 2002 Chromogenic print 32 x 40 in. (81.28 x 101.6 cm) M2012.522 Purchases, with funds from Photography Council, Marianne and Sheldon B. Lubar, Donald and Donna Baumgartner, Herzfeld Foundation, Madeleine and David 30 | | 2013 annual report Lubar, Lynde B. Uihlein, Lindsay L. Lochman, Carol and Lenny Lewensohn, Dan and Mel Trittin, Susan and Tony Krausen, Wendy and Warren Blumenthal, Dr. James and Dorothy Stadler, Lee Golden and Peter Parrino, David and Kathy Yuille, Arthur Elkon, and Susan and Raymond Kehm in honor of Lisa Hostetler DECORATIVE ART In the manner of David Altenstetter (Augsburg, Germany, d. 1617) Mirror, ca. 1600 Enamel, silver, and gilt 33 ¾ x 20 x 3 ½ in. (85.73 x 50.8 x 8.89 cm) Purchase, with funds from Avis Martin Heller in honor of the Fine Arts Society M2012.517 Chinese for export to the American market Pair of Soup Plates, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)– Jiaqing period (1796– 1820), ca. 1806 Porcelain each: 9 ¾ in. dia. (24.77 cm) Layton Art Collection, Gift in memory of Douglas Seaman L2012.1.1,.2 Samuel Gragg (American, 1772–ca. 1855) Elastic Chair, patented 1808 Painted ash and hickory 34 5⁄8 x 18 x 25 in. (87.95 x 45.72 x 63.5 cm) Layton Art Collection, Gift in memory of Douglas Seaman L2012.2 Warren MacKenzie (American, b. 1924) Dish, 2012 Glazed stoneware 3 3⁄8 x 18 ½ in. dia. (8.57 x 46.99 cm) M2012.495 Lidded Container, 2012 Stoneware with Shino glaze 9 x 7 ½ in. dia. (22.86 x 19.05 cm) M2012.497a,b Lidded Container, 2012 Glazed stoneware 6 ¾ x 6 in. dia. (17.15 x 15.24 cm) M2012.498a,b Lidded Teapot, 2012 Glazed stoneware with bamboo handle 6 ¾ x 6 ½ x 4 ¾ in. (17.15 x 16.51 x 12.07 cm) M2012.499a,b Vase, 2012 Glazed stoneware 17 ½ x 6 ¾ x 6 ¼ in. (44.45 x 17.15 x 15.88 cm) M2012.496 Gifts of Katherine Duff Rines George Washington Maher (American, 1864–1926) For Rockledge (Ernest L. King House) (Homer, Minnesota) Chest of Drawers, 1912 Painted pine or tulipwood 74 x 48 ¾ x 22 ¼ in. (187.96 x 123.83 x 56.52 cm) Purchase, with funds from the Edward U. Demmer Foundation in honor of Nicole and L. William Teweles M2013.10 Designed by Margarete Heymann‑Löbenstein‑ Marks (Grete Marks) (German, 1899–1990) Manufactured by Haël Werkstätten (Marwitz, Germany, 1923–1934) Covered Box, ca. 1927–33 Glazed ceramic 2 ½ x 4 ½ x 4 ½ in. (6.35 x 11.43 x 11.43 cm) Purchase, with funds from Dr. and Mrs. Charles Lightdale in honor of Dr. Frances Marks M2012.494a,b Quezal Art Glass and Decorating Company (American, New York, 1902–1924) Vase, ca. 1910 Glass 14 x 6 in. dia. (35.56 x 15.24 cm) Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph W. Fell M2012.502 acquisitions Charles Radtke (American, b. 1964) One of One, 2012 Silver and vitreous enamel, Gabon ebony, ebonized walnut, and silver gilding with silver hinges 46 x 16 x 16 in. (116.84 x 40.64 x 40.64 cm) Purchase, Ralph and Cora Oberndorfer Family Trust in honor of Barbara Brown Lee M2013.3 clockwise from top left Charles Radtke, One of One, 2012. © Charles M. Radtke. Designed by Margarete Heymann‑ Löbenstein‑Marks (Grete Marks), Manufactured by Haël Werkstätten, Covered Box, ca. 1927–33. Warren MacKenzie, Lidded Teapot, 2012. Full credit listings on pp. 30–31. Rookwood Pottery (Cincinnati, Ohio, Founded 1880) Decorated by Edward Timothy Hurley (American, 1869–1950) Vase, 1926 Glazed earthenware 16 x 10 in. dia. (40.64 x 25.4 cm) Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph W. Fell M2012.503 2013 annual report | | 31 education + public programs The Museum’s 125th anniversary year was a record-breaking one for participation in the many education and public programs the Museum offers both on- and off-site. The more than 490,000 participants of all ages marks a 40 percent increase over last year. From making art to viewing exhibitions with Audio Guides, attending lectures to socializing at MAM After Dark, visitors are regularly gathering at the Museum and are embracing the variety of ways the Museum has for them to actively deepen and extend their experiences. Notably, more schools incorporated the school tour programs into their curriculum, and they visited more frequently, with nearly 55,000 total visits by schoolchildren from 627 schools. The Kohl’s Education Center was also open for its first full year to kids and their families, further expanding the Museum’s offerings of family-friendly activities, which had more than 303,000 participants. In keeping with the Museum’s joint mission with the War Memorial Corporation “To Honor the Dead by Serving the Living,” the Education Department organized bringing the Veterans Book Project: Objects for Deployment to the Museum. Several months before the exhibition, veterans and families affected by the current American wars in Iraq and Afghanistan were invited to compile, edit, and design their personal archives and stories into books in a workshop at the Museum with artist Monica Haller. The exhibition in Pieper Education Gallery featured fifty such books, created collaboratively in similar workshops across the county by Haller and the participants (including five local veterans). Designed as a reading room, the installation encouraged visitors to engage with the veterans’ experiences through reading, writing, and conversation. For opening weekend of 30 Americans and Wisconsin 30, and in celebration of the Museum’s 125th anniversary, the Museum offered free admission, with more than 7,000 people taking part, including many first-time visitors. The youth, family, and adult programs during the two-day Community Weekend event included Story Time in the Galleries; a book salon; gospel, folk, jazz, and world music performances; contemporary dance performances; tours by Wisconsin 30 artists; a discussion on the video installation Question Bridge: Black Males; and a film screening and spoken word. Visitors also created paintings and sketches inspired by the artworks in 30 Americans. Thanks to the ideas and involvement of community leaders on the task force that the Museum formed in anticipation of the 30 Americans and Wisconsin 30 exhibitions, attendance to the exhibition and engagement in many of the topics addressed by the artworks reached farther and deeper. Attendance exceeded the Museum’s ambitious goal by 36 percent, making it the seventh-highest-attended exhibition. And according to visitor surveys, of those who attended, 40 percent were first-time Museumgoers, 39 percent were people of color, and 44 percent were under the age of forty-five. Visitors openly engaged in dialogue on sticky notes placed alongside select artworks in the exhibition, providing thoughtful and moving reflections on notes that grew to cover three walls, and which are being compiled and archived. The Museum also expanded its audience of educators to well outside the seven-county radius this year, welcoming 164 educators from 94 different schools throughout the state for MAM Connects: Creativity, Technology, and Student-Generated Content. The conference brought nationally acclaimed leaders from TED-Ed and Next Vista for Learning to help educators effectively incorporate technology in their classrooms. Overlaying the many successes of the year was the celebration of Barbara Brown Lee, who has given fifty years to the Museum, introducing visitors of all ages to the wonders of art. Thousands came to her retirement party on May 2, 2013, during which the Museum announced the establishment of the Barbara Brown Lee Senior Director of Education endowed chair. The endowed chair lasts in perpetuity and is the highest honor the Museum can bestow. The Museum is grateful that Barbara continues to spend her retirement on-site with staff and docents, who work every day to live up to her commitment to education. 2013 annual report | | 33 development Every Gift Counts The Museum’s ability to present consistently outstanding exhibitions, leading educational programs, and a world-class Collection of more than 30,000 works to its 400,000 annual visitors would not be possible without the generous support of its donors. All gifts—large and small—are critical to the Museum and its efforts to enrich the cultural life in the community. The Museum continues to operate without a sufficient endowment and is not eligible for support from federated fund drives such as UPAF or United Way; as such, it again relied heavily on contributed revenue for its operations in all areas in 2012–2013. The Museum’s fundraising successes in fiscal year 2013, therefore, reflect the region’s commitment to a world-class art museum for Milwaukee. Annual Fund The Annual Fund continues to be the single largest source of funding for Museum operations. More than 22,000 supporters contributed a total of $4,728,162 to the fund this fiscal year. Led by Development Committee Chair Ellen Glaisner, a dedicated group of trustees and a committee of volunteers once again produced a successful annual campaign—even during a slowly recovering economy. Membership Museum membership remained strong in fiscal year 2013, with over 20,000 Member households representing more than 30,000 Members. The Museum is proud to have such a committed group of supporters, whose participation and generosity are integral to the Museum and to ensuring the Museum, as a communitygathering place, remains vibrant all year long. Comprising over 30 percent of the 2012–2013 attendance, Members took full advantage of their greatest benefit—free and unlimited Museum admission. Members also enjoyed discounts in Café Calatrava and the Museum Store, on Museum classes, programs, and parking passes—and at area businesses. The Museum introduced a new benefit for Members this year, the Neighborhood Discount Program. With their membership card and a photo ID, Members are now afforded exclusive discounts and deals at local restaurants and retail stores. In collaborating with local businesses, the Museum is not only strengthening its ties with area businesses, but also expanding the Museum Member experience. Among the highlights of the year was an opportunity in April for Members to attend a day trip to Chicago, to see the large-scale Picasso and Chicago exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago and take in an afternoon downtown. During Member appreciation month in May, the Museum treated Members to deeper discounts in Café Calatrava and the Museum Store, to exclusive curator-led tours and a one-of-a-kind lecture series with Barbara Brown Lee, and to Member Swap Day, with five area museums participating. New Members were invited to a welcome event at the Museum in October to learn more about the Museum’s Collection and programs, from Chief Curator Brady Roberts. The Museum greatly appreciates all of its Members for their support, advocacy, and commitment. Support Groups Membership also affords Members the opportunity to join any of the nine support groups, all of which are busy throughout the year with activities related to a specific interest area within the Museum’s Collection. More than four hundred Members are involved in support groups. African American Art Alliance (founded 1990) supports educational programs centering on African American art and artists, promotes volunteer involvement in the Museum, and is dedicated to raising funds for purchasing African American art for the Museum’s Collection. American Arts Society (founded 1993) celebrates American art, antiques, and architecture from the colonial era into the twentieth century through educational programs, trips, exhibitions, and conservation efforts. The Collectors’ Corner (founded 1948) is committed to developing educational programs that promote knowledge and important scholarship in the decorative arts. 2013 annual report | | 35 development Contemporary Art Society (founded 1982) promotes the appreciation of contemporary art through the sponsorship of programs that bring renowned artists, critics, and curators to the Museum; by supporting acquisitions; and by sponsoring exhibitions of contemporary art at the Museum. Fine Arts Society (founded 1987) is a group of Europeanart enthusiasts that sponsors and supports related programs, exhibitions, and acquisitions by the Museum. Friends of Art (founded 1957) is the Museum’s largest volunteer support group. Hundreds of volunteers work to present FOA events (Bal du Lac, Lakefront Festival of Art) that engage the community, expand the Museum’s audience, and generate funds to support exhibitions at the Museum and the acquisition of artworks for its Collection. Garden Club (founded 1921) is the largest member club of the Wisconsin Garden Club Federation. The club supports the Museum through the annual Art in Bloom event and other activities. Photography Council (founded 1988) is devoted to the Museum’s photography collection and exhibition program and allows Museum Members with an interest in the art and history of photography to enrich their knowledge of the medium through an annual program of special events. Print Forum (founded 1980) unites Museum Members with an interest in prints and drawings from the Renaissance to today. It sponsors exhibitions, lectures, and seminars and provides support for the acquisition of prints, drawings, and artists’ books for the Museum’s Collection. The Museum is very fortunate to have such longstanding, supportive Members. Their generosity directly affects the breadth and depth of the Museum’s programs, including acquisitions, exhibitions, lectures, and special events, keeping the Museum vibrant. For this, the Museum is deeply grateful. President’s Circle Every great institution has a circle of leading supporters dedicated to its success. At the Museum, that group is the President’s Circle, comprised of individuals, families, and businesses that contribute $2,500 or more to the Annual Fund. In fiscal year 2013, 268 President’s Circle Members gave $2.9 million. Members place high value on enriching one’s family, social, and work life through creativity and exposure to alternate ways of seeing the world, and they participated in the Museum’s programs as avidly as they supported them. They attended the President’s Circle Preview for each feature exhibition, intimate curator talks, special day trips, private studio tours, and the Museum’s best receptions and parties. Everyone in the Museum and the community benefits from the tremendous generosity of the President’s Circle Members. This group has helped make the Museum what it is today, and helps ensure that the Museum continues to thrive for generations to come. Thank you! 36 | | 2013 annual report development Sponsorship Support The generous contributions and sponsorship of foundations, corporations, and individuals are vital to the Museum’s ability to maintain the caliber of its exhibitions and education and public programs. Sponsorship not only provides much-needed support, but also builds visibility and awareness of the sponsor’s brand, affords business-building opportunities, and offers memorable hospitality experiences for clients and employees. Again this year, the Museum received strong sponsorship support. This was the first full year with the Kohl’s Education Center, made possible by a significant grant from Kohl’s Department Stores, and Target Free First Thursdays is invaluable in opening the Museum’s doors to those who might not otherwise visit. Area businesses, foundations, and philanthropists supported the exhibitions Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Gainsborough: The Treasures of Kenwood House, London; Color Rush: 75 Years of Color Photography; 30 Americans; and The Veterans Book Project: Objects for Deployment, as well as related programming. Popular events such as MAM After Dark, Family Sundays, Art in Bloom, and the Lakefront Festival of Art were again all made possible for thousands of Museum visitors to enjoy thanks to the commitment of generous sponsors. Legacy Society More than ninety Museum supporters have promised gifts through their estate plans. Using wills, trusts, insurance, retirement plans, or other assets, planned giving donors receive valuable tax advantages while providing support that benefits Museum visitors for generations to come. Most monies received will build the Museum’s endowment fund, which generated only 8 percent of the annual operating budget in fiscal year 2013, trailing most comparable U.S. art museums. Members of the Legacy Society enjoy many program and event benefits and have the satisfaction of knowing that they are helping an institution continue to inspire all ages through art, in perpetuity. For information on the Legacy Society, request the Museum’s Planned Giving Brochure from the senior director of development at 414-224-3245. 2012–2013 Feature Exhibition Sponsors Argosy Foundation Helen Bader Foundation Inc. BMO Harris Bank Brewers Community Foundation Angela and Virgis Colbert Federal Council on the Arts and the Humanities Indemnity Gonzalez, Saggio & Harlan LLP Harley-Davidson Motor Company The Herzfeld Foundation Johnson Controls Foundation Samuel H. Kress Foundation Barbara and Richard S. Lane Mrs. Robert O. Levitt The Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation Michael Best & Friedrich LLP Milwaukee Art Museum’s Contemporary Art Society Milwaukee Art Museum’s Friends of Art Milwaukee Art Museum’s Photography Council Northwestern Mutual Robert W. Baird & Co. Inc. David C. & Sarajean Ruttenberg Arts Foundation SC Johnson Stanley Black & Decker Christine A. Symchych and James P. McNulty Kenneth and Christine Tanaka Wisconsin Energy Foundation 38 | | 2013 annual report donors Gifts received between September 1, 2012, and August 31, 2013. *deceased Thank you to the supporters who helped the Museum in 2012–2013. As Members, annual fund donors, or sponsors of exhibitions and public and education programs, they made it possible for art to enrich hundreds of thousands of lives. The following lists recognize those supporters who provided grants, sponsorship, and restricted and unrestricted support of $350 or more during the 2012–2013 fiscal year ending August 31, 2013. $100,000+ The Brico Fund Anonymous (2) Murph and John Burke Helen Bader Foundation Inc. Drs. Isabel and Alfred Bader Donald and Donna Baumgartner BMO Harris Bank The Chipstone Foundation Edward U. Demmer Foundation Michael D. Dunham Herzfeld Foundation Kohl’s Cares Sheldon and Marianne Lubar Charitable Fund Northwestern Mutual Foundation Melitta S. Pick Charitable Trust Milwaukee Public Schools Foundation Mr. Philip B. Flynn and Ms. Lois Golde Greater Milwaukee Foundation Helen and Jeanette Oberndorfer Fund Virginia Booth Vogel Fund Ralph F. and Cora E. Oberndorfer Family Trust Mrs. Jean Friedlander* Johnson Controls Foundation Robert W. Baird & Co. Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur J. Laskin Milwaukee Art Museum Friends of Art PNC Financial Services Group Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Welz Wisconsin Energy Foundation $25,000–49,999 Anonymous Anthony Petullo Foundation Suzanne and Richard Pieper Family Foundation Daniel M. Soref Charitable Trust Christine A. Symchych and James P. McNulty US Bancorp Foundation $10,000–24,999 Anonymous (3) Armbrust Family Foundation Baker Tilly Virchow Krause Elizabeth and Frederic Friedman The Gardner Foundation Greater Milwaukee Foundation Milwaukee Art Museum Endowment Fund Mary L. Nohl Fund Hal Leonard Corp., Keith Mardak and Mary Vandenberg Evan and Marion Helfaer Foundation Frieda and William Hunt Memorial Trust International Autos Group Mr. and Mrs. Ron Joelson Joy Global Foundation Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Warren Blumenthal David and Cynthia Kahler Four-Four Foundation Dr. William B. Boyd and Mrs. Karen Johnson Boyd Ms. Ruth DeYoung Kohler SC Johnson Fund Inc. Ms. Julie Gardner Mrs. Frederick L. Brengel Dr. Kenneth C. Krei and Dr. Melinda Scott Krei Sue and Bud Selig Godfrey & Kahn, S.C. Target Harley-Davidson Motor Company Brewers Community Foundation Inc. Raymond and Barbara Krueger Donna Hensel Mr. and Mrs. Anthony W. Bryant Mr. and Mrs. Donald W. Layden Jr. Terri and Verne Holoubek Family Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Virgis Colbert Mrs. Robert O. Levitt Sue and Curt Culver Argosy Foundation Tony and Susan Krausen Ms. Gail A. Lione and Mr. Barry L. Grossman Mr. and Mrs. Mark L. Attanasio Mary Ann and Charles LaBahn Elizabeth Elser Doolittle Charitable Trusts The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation Michael Best & Friedrich LLP Betty Quadracci* and the Windhover Foundation Brookbank Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Roy Reiman David and Julia Uihlein Charitable Foundation $50,000–99,999 Caxambas Foundation Fellowship Open Ms. Leona Fitzsimonds left In the manner of David Altenstetter, Mirror, ca. 1600. Full credit listing on p. 30. Jane and George C. Kaiser David and Madeleine Lubar Mrs. Joan Lubar and Dr. John Crouch 2013 annual report | | 39 donors Wayne and Kristine Lueders Lorelle K. and P. Michael Mahoney Mr. and Mrs. Barry R. Mandel Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation Mr. and Mrs. R. Bruce McDonald Linda and John Mellowes Milwaukee Art Museum Collectors’ Corner Contemporary Art Society Garden Club Photography Council Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design Nicholas Family Foundation Mr. Andrew Nunemaker Joseph R. Pabst Margaret and Michael Paddock Mr. and Mrs. James E. Wiensch Wisconsin Arts Board Mr. Jeffery Yabuki Mr. Andrew Ziegler and Ms. Carlene Ziegler Kopmeier Family Fund Alice and Lucia Stern Library Fund Greenhill Foundation Charitable Trust Barbara S. Grove Bill and Sandy Haack Puelicher Foundation Inc. Mrs. Norma Rand Rexnord Foundation Inc. Mr. Merlin G. Rostad* Mr. and Mrs. Richard L. Schmidt Jr. Claire and Glen Hackmann $5,000–9,999 Schoenleber Foundation Inc. Heil Family Foundation A. O. Smith Foundation Sigma-Aldrich Foundation Heller Foundation Inc. Mr. George R. Affeldt Jr. Susan and Oyvind Solvang Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hoke Anon Charitable Trust Sommer’s Subaru Mrs. Phyllis Huffman Mrs. Marilyn Auer Mrs. Norman Soref William and Lauren Hunt Mrs. Dona O. Bauer Mrs. Joan Stein Husco International Ms. Deborah A. Beck and Mr. Frederic H. Sweet Sally and Steve Stevens George and Angela Jacobi Mary and Carl Strohmaier Mr. Roger L. Boerner Richard G. Jacobus Family Foundation Inc. Briggs & Stratton Corporation Foundation Ms. Mary N. Vandenberg and Mr. Keith Mardak Susan and Lee Jennings Marcia and Kent Velde Dr. and Mrs. Peter Johnson Kathy and David Yuille Judy and Gary Jorgensen Mr. and Mrs. R. Douglas Ziegler David D. and Diane M. Buck Carol A. Carpenter CDI–Center for Diagnostic Imaging Kikkoman Foods Foundation Dedi and David Knox II $3,500–4,999 Dr. and Mrs. Ervin Colton Dr. and Mrs. Michael C. Kubly Anonymous Jane Bradley Pettit Foundation Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Dunham Dennis and Sandy Kuester Pati and James D. Ericson Ladish Company Foundation Lori and Kurt Bechthold Will Ross Memorial Foundation Everett Smith Group Foundation Ltd. Mr. and Mrs. Gerald J. Levy Mr. and Mrs. William D. Biersach Ms. Diane Pellegrin and Mr. Chris M. Bauer Runzheimer Foundation David C. and Sarajean Ruttenberg Arts Foundation Mrs. Wendy L. Sleight Mrs. Nita G. Soref Mrs. Marie Tallmadge Kenneth and Christina Tanaka Kenneth R. Treis UWM Peck School of the Arts Anne and Thomas Wamser, Colleen Hunt, Jennifer Deslongchamps 40 | Weyco Group Inc. Mr. Clarence P. Chou Astor Street Foundation Inc. Susan and Carl Becker Jane and David Fee Phoebe R. and John D. Lewis Foundation Mrs. Barbara Fuldner Mahler Enterprises Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Brett Gardner Elaine Burke Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Mainman Doris Chortek Ellen and Richard Glaisner Gonzalez Saggio and Harlan Greater Milwaukee Foundation Donald and Barbara Abert Fund Marc and Karen Flesch Memorial Fund Lloyd and Edith Herrold Fund | 2013 annual report Orren and Marilyn Bradley Milwaukee Arts Board Concordia University Wisconsin Milwaukee Art Museum Print Forum Mary and James Mark Connelly Scott and Marjorie Moon Judith and Francis CroakJolinda and Danny L. Cunningham Mrs. James J. Murphy Gilbert and J. Dorothy Palay Family Foundation Ltd. Mr. Jim and Dr. Karen Petric Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Einhorn John and Mary Emory donors Tim and Sue Frautschi Greater Milwaukee Foundation Anonymous Fund Journal Foundation/ Thomas and Yvonne McCollow Fund Omnium American Appraisal Associates Inc. Mrs. Melvin Goldin Matrix Foundation Dr. John and Andrea Grant Ms. Susan L. Andrews Greater Milwaukee Foundation LuedkeSmith Fund Mr. and Mrs. Paul McCaughey Anonymous Mr. and Mrs. Dan Armbrust Badger Meter Foundation Dr. and Mrs. Joel Bernstein Carla and Robert Hay Mr. and Mrs. Bruce T. Block Mrs. R. Goeres Hayssen Mrs. Arlene Brachman Katherine A. Heil Mr. and Mrs. Mark Brickman Thomas D. Hesselbrock and Carl Spatz Leslie Hindman Inc. Kahler Slater Mr. Daniel T. Keegan and Ms. Janné Abreo Randy Bryant and Cecelia Gore Mr. and Mrs. John D. Bryson Sr. Mr. William E. Burke Susan and Raymond Kehm Bruce and Marsha Camitta Mary and Ted D. Kellner Catholic Financial Life Joan W. Nason Ms. Kathleen R. Cavallo Mr. and Mrs. H. Nicholas Pabst Clinicare Corp. Perlick Corporation Mr.* and Mrs. Giles Daeger Ms. Maxine Rabinowe Mr. Thomas Reich for the Reich Family Rosemann Family Foundation Mrs. Betty Rupple Joan and Michael Spector Mr. and Mrs. Richard F. Teerlink Kathleen and Frank Thometz Charitable Foundation Grace and Mark Thomsen Jo and Bob Wagner Carolyn White-Travanti and Leon Travanti Edward and Diane Zore $2,500–3,499 Mary K. and Jeff Albrecht Gruber Law Offices LLC Mr. Gary Grunau Mr. and Mrs. F. William Haberman Patti and Jack McKeithan Dr. and Mrs. Anthony Meyer George L. N. Meyer Family Foundation Ann and Jon Hammes MGIC Investment Corporation Mrs. Elizabeth Harned and Mr. Christopher Harned Bob and Jan Montgomery National Insurance Services Dr. and Mrs. David Harvey Mr. Lawrence W. Oliverson and Ms. Donna N. Guthrie Dr. and Mrs. David S. Haskell Jenny and Bob Hillis William H. Honrath and Elizabeth Blackwood Mrs. Harland W. Huston Jr. Park Bank Foundation Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Richard D. Pauls Pepsi Inland Power Group Inc. Pieper Electric Skip and Ildy Polliner Don and Sallie Davis John T. and Suzanne S. Jacobus Family Foundation Gene and Ruth Posner Foundation DCI Marketing Mr. Gerald J. Janis Jr. Mrs. Haydon R. Duffy Diane and Bob Jenkins Mr. and Mrs. William L. Randall Dr. and Mrs. Charles T. Durkee Mrs. Samuel C. Johnson J. D. and Shelly Culea Lois Ehlert William Stark Jones Foundation Roma and Laurence Eiseman Journal Communications Kathy and Bob Emery Meg and Kevin Kinney Suzy B. Ettinger Mr. and Mrs. Gale E. Klappa Dr. Peter Foote and Dr. Robin S. Wilson Ronald and Marjorie Krizek Byron and Suzy Foster Family Foundation Judith Keyes Mr. Steven R. Kuhnmuench and Ms. Cheryl Kuhnmuench Louise and Peter Friedlander Mary Pauly Lacy Mr. and Mrs. Richard Galling LFF Foundation Mary Ann and Lloyd Gerlach LandWorks Inc. Rob and Carol Manegold Camilla and David Mathews Mr. and Mrs. James Rauh Robertson Ryan & Associates Sande Robinson Peggy and Bob Schuemann Bob and Judy Scott Marie and James Seder and Family Reva and Philip Shovers Sign-A-Rama Mr. and Mrs. Roger S. Smith Jessica and Judson Snyder Mr. and Mrs. Timothy J. Speaker Stackner Family Foundation Inc. 2013 annual report | | 41 donors right Sally Mann, JESSIE #6, 2004. Full credit listing on p. 29. Mr. and Mrs. Donald R. Stacy Lois A. and Dean S. Cady Fran Franklin Judith Z. Stark Teri Carpenter Barbara J. Carson Mr. and Mrs. David J. French Linda and Richard Stevens Stratton Foundation Inc. Anne and Fred Stratton United Healthcare of Wisconsin Kathleen and Charles G. Vogel Mr. Herbert B. Zien and Ms. Elizabeth Levins $1,000â€“2,499 Mr. and Mrs. William J. Abraham Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Lowell C. Adams Dr. and Mrs. Francisco Aguilar Anonymous (3) Mr. and Mrs. James C. Barany Janine F. Barre Dr. Richard P. Barthel and Mrs. Diana Barthel Mr. and Mrs. Clair Baum Mr. and Mrs. Anthony D. Beadell Polly and Robert Beal Michael and Rita Becker Mr. Joseph Berman Cherchian Family Foundation Inc. Lyn and Scott Geboy Dr. Joseph and Nancy Geenen Emmely C. Gideon The Cherry Family Foundation David and Maggi Gordon Valerie B. Clarke Greater Milwaukee Foundation Del Chambers Fund Dr. Carl W. Eberbach and Elisabeth Falk Eberbach Fund Mary and Charles Kamps Fund David C. Scott Foundation Fund Patty and Larry Compton Mr. Michael T. Crowley Sr. Mr. and Mrs. Thomas L. Curl Dr. and Mrs. Gholi Darien Deborah and Thomas Degnan Ms. Kathleen Dickinson Mr. and Mrs. Art Downey Graef Mr. Michael W. Grebe and Ms. Patty Perry Mrs. Margaret Kasch Ms. Deborah S. Kern Jane and Joe Kerschner Mr. Raymond N. Kertz Mr. Herbert V. Kohler and Ms. Natalie Black Ms. Teri Kolb Mr. and Mrs. Jon Konings Krause Family Foundation Mrs. Millicent Hawley Mrs. Judith R. Leszczynski Hentzen Coatings Inc. Mrs. Alice L. P. Lewis Ms. Julianna Ebert and Mr. Frank J. Daily Mr. Roger Heuberger and Mrs. Marsha Heuberger Dr. Joseph A. Libnoch Albert J. and Flora H. Ellinger Foundation Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Hlavac Loomis Sayles & Company Mr. and Mrs. Robert Elsner/Barbara Meyer Elsner Foundation Inc. Margaret and David Hobbs Mr. Eric M. Eben and Mrs. Christine M. Fenske-Eben Dr. Burton P. Hoffman Patricia R. Blake Evans Charitable Gift Fund/George and Julia Evans Mr. and Mrs. Jon Hopkins | 2013 annual report Kanavas Landscape Management Alan T. Lepkowski Holz Motors Inc. The Virginia Burns Private Charitable Foundation Kalmbach Publishing Co. Mrs. Joyce M. Kuehl Ernst & Young LLP Dr. Henry and Barbara Burko Mr. John Jors and Mr. Edward T. Hashek Mr. and Mrs. Hal O. Hackett Dr. and Mrs. Howard Dubner Patricia Emerson Mr. and Mrs. Bill Breslau James and Karen Hyde Foundation Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Kritzik Richard and Kay Bibler Foundation Marilyn and John Breidster J. F. Ahern Company Robert and Mimi Habush Ms. Donna M. Drosner and Mr. Jeff Pink Mr. Jim Hoffman and Mrs. Kerrie Hoffman Mr. John M. Bohler 42 | James R. Cauley and Brenda M. Andrews Irgens Development Partners LLC Barbara and William Fernholz Anne and Dean Fitzgerald Dr. and Mrs. James Flesch Tom and Jennifer Florsheim Jr. Camille A. Lonstorf Trust Fred and Anne Luber Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Lukas Jacqueline S. Macomber Mr. John E. Mahony and Dr. Evelyn Burdick Audrey A. Mann Robert and Lorraine Horst The Kenneth and Bernice Mantz Living Trust Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth C. Hunt Maxsan Foundation Hunzinger Construction Company Ms. Mary A. McKey* Richard Ippolito and Pamela Frautschi Ms. Mary E. McAndrews Genie and David Meissner Mr. Jess E. Merten Ms. Marilyn E. Miller 2013 annual report | | 43 donors Milwaukee Art Museum African American Art Alliance Mr. and Mrs. John F. Monroe Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence P. Moon Mr. William Morley and Mr. Jim Schleif Motor Castings Foundation Lucia and Jack M. Murtaugh Mr. and Mrs. Geoffrey L. Mykleby Diane and Thomas Arenberg PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP Telly Foundation Ltd. Bader Rutter Mrs. Libby Temkin Badger Boiled Ham Co. Proven Direct Ann Terwilliger Mr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Quadracci Nicole and L. William Teweles Mr. James L. Ballard and Mrs. Barbara H. Ballard Ms. Gordana Racic and Mr. Milan Racic Mrs. Carla Uphill Mr. and Mrs. Austin M. Ramirez Vernal Management Consultants Reinhart, Boerner, Van Deuren, S.C. VJS Construction Services Mr. and Mrs. James D. Bell John and Martha Vogel Mr. and Mrs. Michael Benton Dr. Sarah J. Pratt Mr. Raymond L. Retzlaff Ms. Judith VanTill Mrs. A. D. Robertson Anne H. and Frederick Vogel III Sandstone Foundation Inc. Von Briesen & Roper, S.C. Nev 2/11 Joan and Marc Saperstein Ms. Annette C. Niedermeyer Mr. Joseph Schick William and Eleanor Wainwright North Shore Bank Mr. and Mrs. James H. Schloemer West Bend Mutual Insurance Co. Christopher B. and Anne L. Noyes Mr. and Mrs. Michael J. Schlossmann Ms. Heide A. Wetzel Mr. John Ogden Mrs. Sally Schuler Mr. and Mrs. David A. Olsen Douglas and Eleanor Seaman Charitable Foundation Ms. Jane A. Wochos and Mr. William Nehr Ms. Barbara J. Brennan Nelson and Mr. Chad Nelson Mrs. Ruth D. Olsen David Olson and Claire Fritsche Palmer Family Foundation Peck Foundation, Milwaukee Ltd. Dr. and Mrs. J. Frank Wilson Mrs. Margery Becker Michael and Carmen Bergom Mr. and Mrs. Bert Bilsky Mr. and Mrs. Peter H. Blommer Dr. and Mrs. Charles Bomzer Cap Borges Mrs. Betty Bostrom Mr. and Mrs. John Bostrom Carole B. and Gordon I. Segal Mr. and Mrs. Richard Wythes Ms. Deanna Braeger Ms. Cathy Simpson JoAnn and Michael Youngman Mr. Jeffrey Burkard Allison M. and Dale R. Smith Ms. Bettie Zillman Janice and Raymond Perry Community Fund Inc. Ms. Lois A. Smith $500â€“999 Sprecher Brewing Co. Inc. Ms. Elaine N. Peterson Ms. Juliana Spring Advanced Waste Services Inc. John Julian Pickeral III and Evalynne J. Espejo Dr. and Mrs. James A. Stadler II Candy and Bruce Pindyck and Meridian Industries Inc. Ms. Barbara A. Stein | 2013 annual report Mr. and Mrs. Bruce R. Bauer Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. Bradley Mrs. Everett G. Smith Dr. and Mrs. Randle E. Pollard Robert Barnard and Heidi Marcelle Mr. Lee G. Wolcott and Ms. Carol A. Utsunomiya Mrs. Jill G. Pelisek Jim and Gwen Plunkett 44 | Susan P. and James H. Taylor Pollybill Foundation Mr. John W. Stewig Dr. and Mrs. James Stone Mr. and Mrs. Frederick L. Syrjanen Mr. Robert C. Brumder Mr. Thomas Bush and Ms. Rosalie Neufeld Carla and Neal Butenhoff Kathlyn M. and Christopher J. Callen Mrs. Joan Aker Mr. David Callender and Anna Callender Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Ambuel Jim and Bobbi Caraway David and Carol Anderson Family Foundation Cardinal Stritch University Anodyne Coffee Roasting Co. Ms. Joan Celeste Anonymous (7) Dr. and Mrs. Curtis L. Carter Mrs. William P. Chapman Comfort Inn & Suites Downtown Lakeshore donors Ms. Lynn S. Connolly Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth J. Cook Mr. and Mrs. Harold H. Emch Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Robert T. Goodman Donald and Melody Huenefeld Richard and Carol Eschner Mr. Paul Gordon and Honorable Bonnie Gordon Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Huie Mr. and Mrs. Donald I. Grande Hyatt Regency Milwaukee Ms. Lucy Cooper Ken and Claire Fabric Mary and Paul S. Counsell Fairway Transit Inc. Mr. Peter J. Crawford and Mrs. Wendy Schaller Crawford Dale and Carole Faught Thomas W. Cunningham and Mary E. Ritchie Mrs. Thelma Fiorita Mrs. Mary Dahlman Dr. Gerald S. Feldman and Dr. Elizabeth Cuneo Boots and Dick Fischer Danisco/DuPont Mr. and Mrs. Thomas B. Fitzgerald Mr. and Mrs. Gordon C. Davidson Ms. Elizabeth J. Forman and Mr. Scott Bolens Mr. James Davie and Mrs. Susan DeWitt Davie Fortune Fish Company Mr. and Mrs. Duane A. Delestienne Mr. and Mrs. David Frank Delzer Lithograph Co. Ms. Mary Ann Delzer Mr. Roland Dittus Patti and Patrick Doughman John and Sue Dragisic Mr. and Mrs. John C. Fowler Diane L. Gabriel and Kerry Turner Ms. Maureen Gallagher Mr. Thomas J. Gallagher Mr. and Mrs. Terry A. Gaouette Tom and Bette Drought Mr. and Mrs. Arthur W. Gaulke Ms. Sylvia R. Du Bois Mrs. Susie Gebhardt Dr. and Mrs. James C. DuCanto Shel and Danni Gendelman Barbara and Tom Dunham Mr. and Mrs. William Genne Jr. Mr. and Mrs. James O. Durand Mrs. Jane K. Gertler John E. Dyer and Theresa M. Skrivseth Mr. Thomas E. Dyer and Mrs. Mary Ann Dyer Dr. and Mrs. Harry A. Easom East Town Travel Ltd. Mr. William E. Eastham Eaton Corporation Educators Credit Union Carol and Tom Ehrsam Dr. and Mrs. Mark A. Elson Faye and Gary Giesemann Ms. Georgette Gillen and Mr. Don Hendrickson Great Lakes Fire Protection Greater Milwaukee Foundation Robert C. Archer Designated Fund James S. Berkes and Mary Beth Pieprzycz Berkes Fund Michael and Patricia Dunn Fund Terry A. Hueneke Fund Mary Jo and Steve Knauf Family Fund Mr. and Mrs. Daniel J. Grob Mr. Don E. Gross Mr. and Mrs. John A. Gruesser Mr. and Mrs. Rahul Gupta Hammel, Green and Abrahamson Inc. Mr. Frederick F. Hansen Buzz and Joan Hardy Norma and Bill Harrington Hatco Corporation Ms. Rita L. Hayen and Mr. Walter Boeshaar Dr. and Mrs. Jacques Hussussian Ms. Julia Ihlenfeldt InPro Corporation Interiorscapes by the Plant Market The Iron Horse Hotel Russ Jankowski Mr. and Mrs. Philip W. Jennings Mrs. Richard C. John Ms. Joan R. Johnson Jeff and Laura Jorgensen Mr. and Mrs. David Jubelirer Dr. and Mrs. John Just Ms. Marsha A. Kademian Mr. Richard Kahn Charles and Lois Kalmbach Mr. and Mrs. Matthew H. Kamm Mr. and Mrs. Richard Kane Dr. and Mrs. Harry Kanin Dr. and Mrs. Ken and Julie Kapp Tom and Suzanne Hefty Karlâ€™s Event Rental/Arena Americas Mr. and Mrs. G. Edward Heinecke Moshe and Debra Katz Mrs. Mary E. Henke Robert and Gerda Klingbeil Carole and Adam Glass Mr. and Mrs. John A. Hevey Anne K. Klisurich Mrs. Susan Godfrey Mr. John A. Hirsch and Mrs. Jennifer Hirsch Mr. Robert Kloes Mr. and Mrs. Franklyn M. Gimbel Jeffrey M. Goldberg Mr. and Mrs. Donald J. Goniu Dr. and Mrs. Lawrence Goodman Mr. Timothy K. Hoelter Gene and Stephanie Klurfeld Holly Family Foundation Fund Mr. and Mrs. William C. Koenig Ms. Melanie C. Holmes Ms. Marie H. Kohler and Mr. Brian Mani Mr. and Mrs. Dave Honan 2013 annual report | | 45 donors Mr. and Mrs. Richard Konrath Jacqueline Servi Margis Robert and Gail Korb Mrs. Lucy A. Martin Mrs. Mary Krall Mr. Craig A. Mastantuono and Ms. Yvonne Vegas Mr. and Mrs. Donald L. Krause Reverend and Mrs. Steven Peay Lawrence and Katherine Schnuck Mr. Alan S. Perlstein and Ms. Terry L. Hamann Paul Scholl Mr. Donald S. Petersen and Ms. Corinthia Van Orsdol Mr. and Mrs. Mark P. Schueller Marty and Elaine Schreiber J. M. Krause Master Lock Company & Waterloo Industries Ms. Sara Krebsbach and Mr. Glenn Reinle Materion Advanced Chemicals Ms. Pam Kriger Debesh and Linda Mazumdar Helen Armbrust Pfeifer Ned and Barb Piehler Scott Advertising Agency Inc. Dr. and Mrs. Daniel J. McCarty Polanki Inc. Locke and Meg Scripps Ms. Carole J. J. Pollack Tom and Judy Seager Mrs. John McGourthy Steven and Karen Port Ms. Marsha Sehler Mr. Patrick Mehigan and Ms. Piper Plummer Kathy and Andy Potos Mr. and Mrs. William T. Shaffer Jr. Mr. and Mrs. William G. Krugler Mr. Thomas P. Krukowski and Ms. Susan Spakowitz Mr. and Mrs. Michael W. Kubly Mrs. JoAnn Meuhrcke Milt and Carol Kuyers William C. Meyer Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Lai Mr. and Mrs. Douglas J. Mickelson Ms. Christine Lamarre Ms. Yvonne Petersen Ms. Elizabeth J. Pfeifer Dr. and Mrs. William B. Potos Kasandra and R. Jeffrey Preston Mr. and Mrs. Karl Schultz Mr. and Mrs. Eric Schumann Mr. Jeremy Shamrowicz and Ms. Diane Last John Shannon and Jan Serr Jack and Martha Prince Mr. Joel Shields Dr. and Mrs. Gregory S. Milleville Dr. and Mrs. Leonard Quadracci Shully’s Cuisine & Events Ms. Vivian Moller Ms. Catherine Reeves Mr. and Mrs. Eugene F. Lavin Ms. Melissa Mooney and Mr. Philip Schultz Patrick and Noreen Regan Dr. Margaret M. Layde Linda and Douglas Moore Ms. Colleen Reilly and Mr. Daniel A. Ryan Arlene and Joel Lee Mr. and Mrs. Dwight L. Morgan Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Renouard Mortara Instrument Company Linda and Blaine Rieke Sandra and Dale Landgren Mr. and Mrs. William J. Laste Legacy Property Management Services Mr. and Mrs. David M. Lenz Mr. Robert D. Little Mr. Robert J. Lodzinski Ms. Terese Lohmeier and Dr. Robert S. Ruggero Mr. Robert J. Lotz Mr. and Mrs. Robert D. Love Mr. and Mrs. Marcus C. Low Jr. Dr. Robert D. Lyon and Ms. Gabrielle S. Davidson Ann Ross MacIver Ms. Lois Malawsky and Dr. Jay Larkey 46 | Marvin and Ann Margolis | 2013 annual report George and Julie Mosher Family Foundation Mr. Gregory W. Mulry and Mr. Ken Multhauf Mr. and Mrs. John A. Shutkin Dr. Jonathan and Shirley Slomowitz Ms. Kathleen M. Smith Ms. Dorothy Somers Spano Pratt Executive Search Mr. and Mrs. Allen N. Rieselbach Mr. Jerry L. Steffy Mr. Brady Roberts and Ms. Anna Foglia Mrs. Maureen Steinhafel Sean and Kelley Ronayne Mr. and Mrs. Gary L. Stein Stevens Point Brewery Mrs. Lucy Rosenberg Mr. and Mrs. Peter Stillmank Mr. and Mrs. Mason G. Ross Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. Stoffel Ms. Lynn S. Nicholas Roundy’s Supermarkets Inc. Dr. and Mrs. James E. Stoll Joyce and Rick Ninneman Mr. Richard Sachs Jane and Keith Nosbusch omTownYogis Mr. Richard Sachs Jr. and Ms. Diane K. O’Connor Therese Palazzari and Mark Maduza Ms. Anita M. Samen and Mr. David Follmer Mary and Terry Murphy Murray Investments LLC Mr. and Mrs. David K. Nelson Ms. Sara K. Stum Mrs. Robert A. Sullo Mr. and Mrs. W. Clyde Surles/Arthur C. Kootz Foundation donors Mrs. Mary Alice Tamsen Teuteberg Inc. Theiss Interior Design Ltd. Ms. Judith M. Thompson Ms. Karen A. Tibbitts Ms. Anne F. Wysocki and Mr. Dennis Lynch Mike and Ginny Bolger Mrs. Richard P. Zauner Anne R. Booth and Charles Trainer Zimmer Thomson Associates Inc. Mrs. Ann Tisdale $350–499 Chuck and Lori Torner Dr. and Mrs. Robert T. Adlam Mr. and Mrs. John L. Touchett Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan S. Treisman Dr. and Mrs. Dan Trittin Priscilla A. and Thomas R. Tuschen Mrs. Joan Urdan Valuation Research Corporation Reverend Ardys and Ms. Gene Van Stavern Mrs. Sally von Briesen Mr. Brian Wachowiak and Ms. Patricia Hensley Mr. and Mrs. Ronald L. Walter Waste Management of Wisconsin AllianceStaff LLC Ms. Shari Woydt Allison Mr. and Mrs. Paul Ambro Dr. and Mrs. William H. Annesley Jr. Anonymous (4) Mr. and Mrs. Michael Arndt Janie and Cliff Asmuth Mr. Steve Bablitch and Ms. Elaine Kelch Mr. Earl Bakalars and Dr. Rita Bakalars Ms. Jennifer M. Barlament Libby Barrow Ms. Lucille M. Bartelt* Mr. and Mrs. Leo Barton Robert and Carole Bonner Mr. Mark J. Bowman Steve and Patty Brink S. J. Brown Mr. John D. Bryson and Mrs. Lisa A. Bryson Anne Marie Bula Mr. Richard C. Burbey and Mrs. Mary T. Burbey Dr. Jeff Butler and Mrs. Babette Butler James and Judith Callan Ms. Patricia Calvy Mrs. Geralyn M. Cannon Ms. Kristen L. Carter and Ms. Kate Wagner Mr. and Mrs. Delmar D. Desens Mr. Lloyd Dickinson and Ms. Kristin Bergstrom Roger and Regina Dirksen Mrs. Susan G. Doornek Anne and Rodney H. Dow Mr. and Mrs. John R. Dunn Mr. Ken Eichenbaum and Ms. Cate Charlton Ernst and Christiane Endres Mr. Dale F. Engstrom Mr. Frank Evans and Ms. Janet K. Boles Mr. and Mrs. W. T. Fantry Jr. Mr. Lawrence Farkas and Ms. Joan M. Hoss Dr. Donald L. Feinsilver Dr. and Mrs. James M. Cerletty Dr. and Mrs. Stuart W. Fine Mr. and Mrs. John K. Clark Mrs. Janice R. Fleming and Mr. Jim Fleming Ms. Nancy J. Cohrs Mrs. Marcia C. Flanagan Dr. Carol L. Colbeck and Mr. Robert J. Marine Mrs. Mari Fleming and Mr. Kevin Fleming Mr. and Mrs. Darrell W. Foell Nancy and Jim Forbes Julia and Johannes Weertman Ms. Doris M. Bauer David and Jill Baum Honorable Pedro A. Colón and Mrs. Betty ColónUlmer Len and Susan Weistrop Mr. Byron S. Becker and Ms. Mary Ellen Csuka Combined Federal Campaign Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Foster Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Werth Mr. and Mrs. John Beer Computerized Structural Design Inc. Mr. Kevin Fraley Ann and George Whyte Mr. and Mrs. Richard Berger Mr. Thomas G. Wendt Mr. and Mrs. James Wiechmann Mr. and Mrs. Clark Beier Ms. Carmen A. Corrales Mr. and Mrs. Todd Craft Dr. and Mrs. R. H. Bibler Ms. Heidi H. Crimmins Madonna and Jay Williams Mr. and Mrs. Terence Bischoff Mr. and Mrs. Frederick R. Croen Mr. and Mrs. Donald S. Wilson Mr. and Mrs. Mark S. Bishop Mr. Patrick Davidson Wirtz Beverage Wisconsin Robert and Ellen Bladorn Mr. and Mrs. Richard R. Davidson Mr. Christopher Wittman and Ms. Erica Byrnes Morton and Barb Blutstein Ms. Marcia A. Day Ms. Claudia Bodine Larry and Eileen Dean Ralf and Kathy Boer Mr. Roger G. DeLong Ms. Carol L. Williams Mark Franke and Mason Sherwood Mr. Mark Franzen and Mrs. Janice Franzen Mr. and Mrs. Donald H. French Mr. David A. Friedman Dr. and Mrs. Richard D. Fritz Mr. Richard A. Gallun and Ms. Judy McGregor 2013 annual report | | 47 donors 48 | | 2013 annual report donors Mr. and Mrs. C. Frederick Geilfuss II Ms. Elizabeth Gifford and Mr. Gary Cartwright Mr. James J. Gleason and Mrs. Lisa GroskopfGleason Idy and Bill Goodman W. Scott and Janice Gray Mr. Joseph P. Gromacki Dr. Sidney E. Grossberg and Dr. Josette B. Grossberg Jeanne Jacobs Mr. and Mrs. David Long Dr. and Mrs. Mitchell M. Jacobson Dr. and Mrs. John F. Lubing Mr. Douglas C. James Mr. and Mrs. Richard E. Lundell Barbara K. Mackenzie Mrs. Katherine Paulsen Mr. Gregory S. Jay and Dr. Martha Jay Janey and Douglas M. MacNeil Mrs. Martha K. Pierce Mrs. K. D. Pierson Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Russell R. Jensen Katharine and Sandy Mallin Neil and Karen Pinsky Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Jonas Ms. Lisa Rae Martin Ms. Patricia D. Jursik Mr. and Mrs. Thomas A. Maske Mr. and Mrs. Warren Haeberle Ms. Annaluna Karkar Ms. Lucille B. Mattson Mr. and Mrs. Barry Karp Mr. and Mrs. Bruce B. Karr Rose Mary and Frank Matusinec Ms. Barbara Kedrowski Michael and Clare McArdle Mr. and Mrs. Henry (Pat) Kerns Mr. and Mrs. Gregory J. McCormack Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hanley Audrey and Jack Keyes Mrs. Robert L. McGlynn Mary and Edward J. Hanrahan David and Janet Kirkbride Dr. Mark L. McPhail Mr. George B. Knight Mr. and Ms. Bryce Metcalf Mr. and Mrs. Phillip J. Hanrahan Mr. and Mrs. Wilmer Koester Mr. and Mrs. Joseph K. Michaelchuck Arlene Hansen Benedict and Lee Walther Kordus Dr. and Mrs. Donald J. Miech Ms. Monica H. Krause Mr. JosĂŠ A. Milan Mr. Michael T. Hart and Mrs. Kathleen M. Hart Mrs. Marlene Kreilkamp and Mr. John Kreilkamp Mrs. Barbara Morris Mrs. Mary B. Haubrich Mr. and Mrs. Bob Krippendorf Mr. Edward J. Hammond and Ms. Marcia P. Brooks W. T. Hansen Family Foundation Inc. Dr. Jane A. Hawes and Dr. David Shapiro Mr. Robert Krystowiak Dr. and Mrs. Timothy J. Helz Mr. and Mrs. David J. Kundert Henry and Suzanne Herzing Ms. Helen Kuzma Mr. Bryan W. Kwapil Mr. Donald D. Hinkle and Ms. Jacquelyn M. Hinkle Mrs. Mary Law Ed and Vicky Hinshaw Mrs. Charles J. Lewin Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Hogan Dr. Paul W. Loewenstein and Mrs. Jody Kaufman Loewenstein Barbara Heller Mr. and Mrs. Nic S. Hoyer Reverend and Mrs. Richard W. Patt Luther Manor Dr. and Mrs. Jon Gudeman Mr. H. Lowell Hall Mr. Albert S. Orr Mr. Robert Jansen and Mrs. Sarah Jansen Mrs. Shinji Lee Kaiser and Mr. Joshua Kaiser Mr. Jay Haertel Mr. and Mrs. Gregory C. Oberland Mr. and Mrs. David Leevan Reverend Erwin H. Matt Peyton and Ruth Muehlmeier Mr. and Mrs. George N. Mueller Mr. Lee M. Mueller Donald and Corinne Muench Mary Louise Mussoline and James W. Cope, MD Ms. Donna J. Neal Mr. Daniel H. Nelson Sr. Judy and Thomas Obenberger left Michael Lucero, Anthropomorphic Jug Form with Bow Tie (New World Series), 1995. Full credit listing on p. 25. Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Polacheck Mr. Don C. Prachthauser and Mrs. Joan Prachthauser Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Purtell Jr. Stephen and Susan Ragatz Mr. Erich Rambo Dr. Jonathan Ravdin and Mrs. Marcia Ravdin Thomas and Lisa Read Ms. Sharon Reed and Mr. Stewart Brase David and Kris Reicher Mr. and Mrs. David R. Remstad Mr. Lee A. Riordan Mr. James Robinson and Mrs. Catherine Robinson Mr. Joseph A. Rochetto Ms. Marci Rolnik Tracy and John Rothman Dr. and Mrs. William C. Rouman Mr. and Mrs. Daniel L. Sargeant Dr. and Mrs. Jay A. Schamberg Thomas and Kay Schanke Mrs. Phyllis Scharner Gen and Wil Schauer 2013 annual report | | 49 donors Mr. and Mrs. Richard L. Schauer William and Sharon Treul Jay and Patty Baker Legacy Societ y Ms. Lynn Tyree Christopher and Beth Schimel Mr. Richard D. Vincent Mr. and Mrs. Donald W. Baumgartner Mr. and Mrs. Joe Weirick Michael J. Cudahy David and Miriam Weissman Joanne Dyskow Gloria and Steven Foster Mr. and Mrs. Robert F. Whealon Dr. Marvin Fruth The following have made arrangements through wills, retirement plans, charitable remainder trusts, or other instruments to leave a portion of their estate to the Museum. Their legacies will help ensure that the Museumâ€™s exhibitions and programs will serve many generations to come. Thomas and Joan Whipp Christopher Goldsmith Anonymous (8) David and Maggi Gordon Charles* and Dorothy Aring Dr. George Gray Herzfeld Foundation James M.* and Marilyn M. Auer John and Catherine Irion Adam Bauman David and Cynthia Kahler Donna Siegmund Mr. and Mrs. Sherman Williams Mr. and Mrs. John Robert Baumgartner* Erik and Maud Siljestrom Mrs. Margo K. Winter Layton Art Collection Inc. Mr. Todd Slusar Ms. Heidi Wirth and Mr. Shane McAdams Barbara Brown Lee Sally Manegold Ken and Cardi T. Smith Mr. George Wolz David E.* and Natalie B. Beckwith Mrs. Arthur F. Milbrath T. Thompson Bosworth Ms. Julie A. Solochek and Mr. Jeff Rodman Ms. Pamela White Wu Mrs. Sally F. Ziegler Jane Bradley Pettit Foundation Anthony and Andrea Bryant Carol and John Speaker Ms. Ellen Zipf and Mr. Phillip Isenhour Mr. and Mrs. B. Victor Pfeiffer Mrs. John D. Bryson Mr. and Mrs. James Zucker Joan M. Pick Thomas and Barbara Burton Lifetime Members The Reiman Family Foundation Lynn Chappy Ms. Mary Schmidt Mr. Patrick W. Schmidt and Ms. Dewey J. Caton Mr. Elliott Schnackenberg Mr. and Mrs. Howard M. Schnoll Mr. and Mrs. David Schroeder Roland Schroeder and Mary Mowbray Mr. James Schubilske Ms. Gail Schumann Jocelyn Servick and Gary J. Steinhafel Dr. Mary Anne Siderits Mrs. Robert B. Siegel Mr. David M. Smith Mr. and Mrs. William E. Sprinkmann Jr. John and Jennie Walker Mr. Michael R. Walton Robin and Richard Weening Mr. Jason Weiner and Ms. Lori Keller Kathleen and Dennis Wicht Mr. and Mrs. Charles F. Wickler Eric D. Steele and Kathryn C. Bach Mr. and Mrs. Paul Stefanski Mr. Larry Steffens and Ms. Ruth Nelson-Steffens Sue and Robert Strauss Mrs. Audrey Strnad Ms. Susan A. Sweeney Mr. and Mrs. Joseph P. Tate Mr. and Mrs. Robert A. Teper 50 | When supporters provide sustained assistance rising far above the ordinary, the Museum honors them as Lifetime Members. We are deeply grateful to the following for the support they have provided. Tracy and Peg Atkinson Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Atterberry | 2013 annual report Barbara and Russell E. Bowman The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation Marilyn A. Charles Mr. and Mrs. Ben Choice Mrs. Robert V. Krikorian Pleasant T. Rowland Foundation Mrs. Marcia Specks Lawrence R. Stadler Sally and Steve Stevens David and Julia Uihlein Charitable Foundation Mrs. Erwin C. Uihlein Lynde B. Uihlein Mrs. Rymund Wurlitzer Priscilla and Anthony Beadell Samuel K.* and Doris Hersh Chortek Dr. Lucy and Norman Cohn* Lisa A. H. Cudahy Mary L. Dahlman Edith L. De Brue Mary Ann Delzer Mary Terese Duffy Roma and Laurence Eiseman Lotte K. Emde donors Jean Friedlander* Helen Peter Love Elizabeth and Frederic Friedman Jacqueline S. Macomber Carolyn White-Travanti and Leon Travanti Edward M. Turner Ellen and Richard Glaisner Dr. Robert* and Audrey Mann Kent and Marcia Velde Carole and Adam Glass Tom and Mary McCormick Jo and Bob Wagner Jeffrey C. Glock and Jane E. Reilly Marilyn E. Miller and Leone Lewensohn Lisa K. Weisman Christopher Goldsmith William* and Barbara Morris Donald and Carolie Goniu Florence S. Grodin Arlene Hansen Edward T. Hashek Michael and Gay Hatfield Carla and Robert Hay Sheila M. Hendrix John G. Hill Jr. and Sarah H. Hill Marianne Hillebrand Mr. and Mrs. James Hyde Angela and George Jacobi Douglas C. James Russ Jankowski Susan M. Jennings Judy and Gary Jorgensen Dr. Charles and Mrs. Anne Junkerman Jane L. and George C. Kaiser Ray and Susan Kehm Mary E. Kelly Msgr. Raymond N. Kertz Dr. and Mrs. John D. Koehler Mary and Michael* Krall Kenneth and Melinda Scott Krei Nancy and Gilbert Krueger Lise and Tom Lawson Barbara Brown Lee and Wallie* Lee Gail Lione and Barry Grossman Agnes and Ronald Wells, MD David Wescoe Joan W. Nason Dick and Susan Wilkey Alice Elizabeth Hill Nelson Dr. Charles J. Wilson* Diane M. and J. Alan Oâ€™Connor Lee G. Wolcott Joyce and Nick Pabst Lygere Panagopoulos Bettie Zillman Alanna Zrimsek and Morton Levin Jill and Jack* Pelisek Elaine N. Peterson Lucia and Pete Petrie Anthony J. Petullo Ronald and Barbara Poe Gordana and Milan Racic Randy R. Reddemann Thomas J. Reich for the Reich Family Sande Robinson Gladys and Merlin Rostad* Atty Robert W. and Mrs. Barbara Roth Allen and Vicki Samson James and Andrea Schloemer Wendy and Douglas* Sleight Arthur C.* and Katherine M. Smith Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Smocke Mrs. Nita Soref Mr.* and Mrs. Allen M. Taylor Roseann and David Tolan PUBLIC FUNDING SOURCES The continuing support of Milwaukee County makes this facility available under the auspices of the War Memorial Corporation to serve the living in memory of our war dead. The Milwaukee Art Museum is supported in part by grants from the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts. It receives additional support from the Wisconsin Department of Tourism through its Joint Effort Marketing program. We also thank the Milwaukee Arts Board for the support it provides with funds from the City of Milwaukee and the State of Wisconsin. TRIBUTES We gratefully thank the generous donors who contributed gifts of $100 or more as a tribute to someone special. In Memory of Herbert Akelman Mrs. Jane K. Gertler In Honor of Patrick Armstrong Mr. and Mrs. Douglas D. Armstrong In Honor of Murial Becker Mrs. Jane K. Gertler In Memory of Joan Boerner Campbell Newman Asset Management Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Laurence Eiseman Jr. Mr. Dean Fitzgerald and Mrs. Anne Fitzgerald Mr. and Mrs. Frederic G. Friedman Mr. and Mrs. George C. Kaiser Mr. and Mrs. John D. Lewis Mr. and Mrs. Sheldon B. Lubar Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence P. Moon Mr. and Mrs. Charles C. Mulcahy Reinhart, Boerner, Van Deuren, SC Mrs. M. A. Sielaff In Memory of Barbara Brumder Mr. Robert C. Brumder In Memory of Andrew G. Cicero Mr. and Mrs. Harold H. Walker Mr. and Mrs. Michael J. Ward 2013 annual report | | 51 donors In Memory of Sue Ann Clement Baker Tilly Virchow Krause In Memory of James G. Cron Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Doedens Mrs. Cynthia S. Schaffner In Memory of Edith DeBrue Mrs. Alison Riedi In Memory of Sue Dunham Mr. Patrick Dunham and Ms. Margaret Schmid In Honor of Robb and Kate Edwards Mr. Bill Wilken and Mrs. Jane Wilken In Honor of Stephen and Nancy Einhorn Ms. Lynda Gould Ms. Carole J. J. Pollack Mr. Joel Sandberg and Mrs. Adele Sandberg In Memory of Alfred Uihlein Elser Jr. Dr. and Mrs. Sanford R. Mallin In Honor of Jean Friedlander Ms. Ruth DeYoung Kohler In Honor of Peter Friedlander Mr. and Mrs. David V. Uihlein Jr. In Honor of Frederic G. Friedman Ms. Sarah Meggan Friedman In Memory of Henry Fuldner Mr. Robert Krumme and Mrs. Ileana Krumme In Memory of Mary Jean Gabrielson Milsco Manufacturing Company 52 | | 2013 annual report In Memory of Robert Charles Gresk Ms. Beverly Klipstein In Honor of Jean Lindemann Mrs. Sally Manegold In Honor of Libby and Bill Hansen Mr. and Mrs. David V. Uihlein Jr. In Memory of William M. Manly Mr. Timothy J. Elverman and Mr. Dennis Miller In Honor of Frank Heilbronner Ms. Jill Olive In Memory of Fred D. Niedermeyer Mr. and Mrs. Tracy Atkinson Mr. and Mrs. James E. Bauman Ms. Kathleen Dickinson Judge Raymond E. Gieringer Mr. Rick L. Henry Mrs. Judith Derse Langenbach and Mr. Gery Langenbach Ms. Bridget R. Oâ€™Neill James and Nancy Schacht WISN TV 12 In Honor of Lisa Hostetler Mr. and Mrs. Donald Baumgartner Mr. and Mrs. Warren Blumenthal Mr. Arthur D. Elkon Mr. William L. Golden and Mr. Peter Parrino Herzfeld Foundation Mr. and Mrs. A. Raymond Kehm Dr. and Mrs. Anthony S. Krausen Mr. and Mrs. Leonard J. Lewensohn Ms. Lindsay L. Lochman and Mr. Eric E. Chatlain Mr. and Mrs. David J. Lubar Mr. and Mrs. Sheldon B. Lubar Dr. and Mrs. James A. Stadler II Dr. and Mrs. Dan Trittin Ms. Lynde Uihlein Dr. and Mrs. David Yuille In Memory of Julie Ann Marks Kaimann Anonymous In Honor of Dan Kehrer CG Schmidt Inc. In Honor of Sue Krausen Ms. Beth L. Bauer In Memory of Robert J. Lauer Ms. Elaine N. Peterson In Memory of Samuel W. Lewis Mrs. Alice L. P. Lewis In Honor of Dottie Palay Mrs. Jane K. Gertler In Memory of Nancy R. Retzlaff Mr. and Mrs. Thomas McCormick In Memory of Diane C. Richards Ms. Sandra J. Cerwinka Heartland Youth Baseball Inc. Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth C. Hunt Mr. Robert Krchnavek Ms. Jenni Mastrogiovanni Mr. and Mrs. Nick Pabst John F. Schuler Mrs. Sally Schuler Mrs. Wendy L. Sleight In Memory of Dorothy Nelle Sanders Ms. Dorothy Gore Ms. Sandra Robinson Ms. Cathy Simpson In Memory of Annemarie Schubach Mr. and Mrs. Frederick F. Schwertfeger In Honor of Suzanne Selig Mr. and Mrs. Randy L. Levine In Memory of Nancy Sergile Dr. Suzanne Sergile In Memory of Timothy Starck Mr. Robert S. Gaiswinkler Ms. Judith C. Hess Ms. Susan M. Hess Ms. Joan Marzocco In Memory of J. Steffy Sr. Mr. Jerry L. Steffy In Memory of Marvin R. Summers Ms. Cynthia A. Nelson In Memory of Don Tarachow Mr. and Mrs. Richard S. Greenwalt In Memory of Elizabeth M. Tarr Senator Russell D. Feingold Mr. Charles F. Lehman and Mrs. Donna H. Lehman Mr. David E. McNeel Ms. Mary Jeane Plummer Mr. and Mrs. George C. Schreiter and Family In Memory of Joan M. Wells Mr. Bernard M. Enright Mr. John Ogden donors GIFTS IN KIND The following individuals and organizations generously provided goods and services to help the Museum in 2012–2013. George Affeldt Orren and Marilyn Bradley E. J. Brumder Canopies Events with Distinction Milwaukee Magazine Lakefront Festival of Art Mortara Instrument Company Adelman Travel Beechwood Northwestern Mutual Foundation Baker Tilly Virchow Krause Boucher Automotive Group PNC Mary J. Brown Quad/Graphics Brownson, Rehmus & Foxworth Inc. Betty Quadracci James and Mary Connelly Norma Rand Friends of Art Event/ Project Sponsors and Gifts in Kind Bal du Lac Derse Inc. Molly Fritz Richard Quadracci Reinhardt Partners Chamberlin Group Gehl Foods Inc. Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren, S.C. Dr. Lucille Cohn* Gener8tor Robert W. Baird & Co. Inc. Robert Conrad Godfrey & Kahn, S.C. DigiCopy Scott Haag Robertson Ryan & Associates George and Julia Evans Elizabeth Quadracci Harned and Chris Harned The Fox Company Front Room Photography Lee Golden Daniel T. Keegan Raymond R. Krueger Layton Art Collection Mrs. Robert O. Levitt Katharine Mallin Nicholas Carl Design William K. Rudolph David Russick St. John’s on the Lake Ted Oliver Productions Vanguard Computers Inc. Patrick Ryan Sue and Bud Selig Herzfeld Foundation Sensient Technologies Corporation John Hunzinger Susan and Stacy Terris Jessica Jubelirer Design Charles Trainer Johnson Controls U.S. Bank, the Private Client Reserve Kevin J. Kinney Kohl’s Cares KPMG Baird Hawks Nursery International Autos Kalahari Resorts & Conventions Kubin + Nicholson Pepsi PNC Potowatomi QuadGraphics/Milwaukee Magazine Quarles & Brady ShopkeepPOS Sommer’s Subaru Tenth and Blake Beer Company von Briesen & Roper, S.C. Marian Weinberg Mr. and Mrs. Arthur J. Laskin Joan Lubar and John Crouch Marianne and Sheldon Lubar Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Club 2013 annual report | | 53 54 | | 2013 annual report docents + volunteers Docent Council Active Docents Melissa Block Chair Becky Adlam George Affeldt Sylvia Barany Barbara Bartholin Peetie Basson Jody Baxter Carl Becker Katherine Beeson Sue Berce Diane Berndt Melissa Block Jan Blooming Anne Borkowf Jeannette Brasseur Pat Brophy Donna Burdge Marsha Camitta Sharon Canter Gale Childs-Daly Miriam Cleary Mary Crawford Wendy Crawford Judith Croak Mary Ann Crossot Eileen Dean Mary Ann Delzer Louise Doornek Stephanie Dudek Mary Therese Duffy Dulce Duran Mary Lou Elson Ingrid Erickson Claire Fabric Heidi Fallone Sylvia Fishman Janis Frank Anne Gimbel Grace Gnorski Frank Green Ruth Gregory Amy Greil Jule Groh Mary Hamilton Tsui-Ching Hammond Jane Fee Past Chair Sally Pratt Secretary Nancy Matthisen Mary Ellen Smith Continuing Education Peetie Basson Diane Kane Docent Digest Janis Frank Janet Vopal Greeter Team Coordinators Suzie Hanks Louise Keck Sandy Shadwick Hospitality Claudia Shea Junior Docent School Program Coordinator Joan Henderson Peer Review Helga Mikoteit Carla Uphill Travel Irene Morgan Docent at Large Suzanne Hanks Karen Hellman Joan Henderson Suzanne Herszenson Roger Heuberger Lloyd Hickson Jack Hill Rana Holbrook Joan Hunt Judy Jackson Carole Jezek Liz Joehnk Barbara Jorgensen Eileen Kaczmarek Shinji Kaiser Diane Kane Jonas Karvelis Louise Keck Raymond Kehm Louise Konrath Ron Kosek Bobbi Krier Mary Krueger Laura Lange Barbara Larkin Alice Lipscomb Kenneth Loeffel Joan Maas James Maki Deborah Mamerow Karen Martin Paul Masterson Nancy Matthisen Sally McCaughey Julie McHale Laeh Bensman McHenry Joe McPhillips Helga Mikoteit Joseph Miller Robert Mitchell Irene Morgan Sharon Muendel Kathleen Muldowney Mary Murphy Jenny Nelson Sharon Nieman-Koebert Nancy Northey Joyce Pabst Rhonda Pelk Carol Peterson Karen Petric Lynn Pilmaier Margaret Plotkin Joan Prachthauser Sarah Pratt Michael Radichel Mary Read Gail Rennie Rita Rochte Tracy Rokosz Gloria Rozmus Sheila Rudberg Judith Ruland Jeewon Schally Brenda Schendel Cynthia Schmadeke Jane Segerdahl Judy Shapiro Sandy Shadwick Claudia Shea Pamela Shovers Susan Siegert Marcia Singer Wendy Sleight Mary Ellen Smith Susan Steinman Carol Stephenson Ethel Stern Judy Strampe Terry Sutter Terri Sutton Mary Alice Tamsen Karen Thaker Carol Thieme Rikki Thompson Jerome Trewyn Beverly Ugent Carla Uphill Janet Vopal Mary Alice Wasielewski 2013 annual report | left Samuel Gragg, Elastic Chair, patented 1808. Full credit listing on p. 30. | 55 docents + volunteers Bonnie Welz Thomas Whipp Judy White Heidi Wurlitzer Josephine Yanasak Emeritus Suzanne Aiken Kathy Arenz Vicki Banghart Joan Barnett Kathy Boer Martha Bolles Leanne Boris Claudette Bostrom Arlene Brachman Patty Brink Alexandra Buchholz Phyllis Casey Joanne Charlton Judy Christofferson Lorraine Croft Patricia Crump Elizabeth Cuneo Mary Dahlman Barbara Damm Bette Drought Joan Drouin Janet Dulde Virginia Dunphy JoAnn Eddy Audrienne Eder George Evans Estelle Felber Ellen Flesch Peg Fleury Sue Frautschi Marilyn Giaimo Ellen Glaisner Susan Godfrey Linda Goetsch Paula Goldman Eileen Gruesser Donna Hensel Adrienne Hirsch 56 | | 2013 annual report Mary Holden Lorraine Horst Caroline Imhoff Jeanne Jacobs Nancy Jaekels Beth Just Joan Kabins Elsie Kanin Audrey Keyes Carole Kintis Lila Lange Joan Larscheid Elaine Larsen Carol Lehmann Audrey Mann Mary-Claude McNulty Mary Meyers Sylvia Miller Joan Nason Alice Nelson Annette Niedermeyer Joyce Ninneman Sue Oster Dorothy Ann Phinney Sue Pieper Norma Rand Beverly Rattner Mary Ellen Reiland Marcie Roberts Terry Rozga Mary Jo Schauer Janis Scherr Sally Schuler Janet Seizyk Cathy Simpson Dorothy Stadler Sharon Steinmetz Patricia Strassburger Roseann Tolan Priscilla Tuschen Susan Vebber Anne Vogel Margret Jhin Walsh Alice White Kathy Wicht Carol Wiensch Pamela Willms Barbara Wood Clarice Zucker Leave of Absence Mary Ackermann Arlene Arnstein Jane Fee John Oberwetter Diane Richards Trainees Peggy Barton Libby Bruce Geralyn Cannon Rhonda Downey Enas Gerges Andrea Johnson Karen Jossi Lorie Klibowitz Kathrine Kloecker Susan LaBudde Betty Menacher Beatrice Murphy Anne Noyes Priya Padmakumar Katie Parent Frank Pipp Linda Sanduski Larry Sussman Meta Zobec-Novak Volunteers Mary Ann Adams Anne Arisso Beverly Arrowood Jeanne Baas Patricia Bakula Jody Beer James Berkes Sarah Biskowitz Jane Botham Sue Brewer Rose Brojanac Diane Buege Ann Burda Amy Burke Teresa Cano Cyndi Carini Joyce Cassino Kathy Conrow Marion Curtis Valerie Davis Valentina De Navasques Nancy Desjardins Tom DeVeau Caitlin Driver Joan Drouin Bette Dulka Nele Eleazar Sherry Ewaskowitz Priscilla Farrell Ashley Feldt Mary Fiedler Nell Rae Forrest Casey Geimer Karen Geisel Madeline Glaspey Lynne Glendenning Joan Glyzewski Marge Gosline Marialyce Gove Kathleen Grady William Grady Virgil Guenther Elaine Haberichter Yingdi Han Suzanne Hanks Ralph Harast Laurene Harschutz Caitlin Haycock Sara Heiderich Sally Hensel Mary Hoefert Donna Holmes Jean Holmes Russ Jankowski docents + volunteers Carole Jezek Catherine Jones Caroline Jorgenson Russell Kafka Andrea Katcha Kathleen Kelly Mary Kelly Marty Kerrigan Marie Kingsbury Diane Kirchen Mikaela Klebe Lorie Klibowitz Barbara Klinger Lidia Klos Kathy Kortas Paula Leigeb Joan Levine Alice Lipscomb Ken Loeffel Audrey Lozier Liam Maltz Kathleen Mand Thomas Maske Laeh McHenry Marion Metzow Cynthia Michael Sara Miletic Carol Monda Bea Murphy Sue Nelsen Katheryn Nelson Alex Nesler Barbara Noonan Marilee Nord Meena Nutbeam Judy Edmonds Owens Peggy Patros Rhonda Pelk Jan Perry Kelly Phoungphol Marilyn Pietrzak Patricia Pietrzak Bradley Pokrewinski Judith Pomes William Pomes Patricia Proft Edith Radovich LaSonia Ragsdale Judy Randall Gloria Rath Katherine Reshel Maureen Rice David Riehl Marlene Riehl Gabriela Riveros Ruth Robertson Curt Rode Pat Rode Linda Rosen Philip Rozga Megan Ryan Laura Schalk Cindy Schmadeke Tom Schneider Carol Schwartz Milli Shade Debra Sider Virginia Simerly Kay Smith Laura Smith Sarah Stankey Beatrice Steffes Betty Storey Stephanie Strand Terry Sutter Cynthia Swedish Nancy Timm Samantha Timm Patricia Van Kampen Mary Jane Voss Cindy Wagner Marlene Watchmaker Phoebe Wechsler Larry Wellenstein Charlotte Wharton Dorothy Wilkins Carole Wirtala Chad Wleczyk Lee Wolcott Susan Yale Maja Nevzala Zagorac Ted Zinders Meta Zobec-Novak 2013 annual report | | 57 58 | | 2013 annual report staff As of August 31, 2013 *part-time DIRECTOR’S OFFICE Daniel Keegan Director Cathee Boeder Executive Assistant Rachel Vander Weit Curatorial Assistant Grace Deveney* Kandinsky Research Assistant HUMAN RESOURCES REGISTRAR’S OFFICE Jan Fleming Director of Human Resources Dawn Gorman Frank Senior Registrar Mary Beth Frigo Human Resources Associate CURATORIAL Brady Roberts Chief Curator Liz Flaig Curatorial Department Administrator William Keyse Rudolph Director of Exhibitions and The Constance and Dudley J. Godfrey Jr. Curator of American Art and Decorative Arts Tanya Paul The Isabel and Alfred Bader Curator of European Art Lisa Sutcliffe Curator of Photography David Russick Exhibition Designer Catherine Sawinski Assistant Curator of Earlier European Art Mel Buchanan Mae E. Demmer Assistant Curator of 20th-Century Design Tina Schinabeck Collections Manager of Works on Paper Margaret Andera* Adjunct Curator Jane O’Meara Associate Registrar Melissa Hartley Omholt Assistant Registrar Stephanie Hansen Database Administrator/ Assistant Registrar for Exhibitions and Loans Lydelle Abbott Assistant Registrar for Exhibitions/Rights and Reproduction Coordinator Demetra Copoulos* Registrar’s Assistant CONSERVATION Jim DeYoung Senior Conservator Terri White Associate Conservator Chris Niver Assistant Conservator Tim Ladwig Preparator LIBRARY Heather Winter Librarian/Archivist Beret Balestrieri Kohn Audio Visual Librarian ART PREPARATORS VISITOR SERVICES Joe Kavanaugh Chief Preparator Bryan Kwapil Director of Visitor Experience Kelli Busch Lead Preparator Dave Moynihan Construction Preparator Keith Nelson Construction Preparator Peter Barrickman Preparator John Nicholson* Assistant Preparator COMMUNICATIONS Vicki Scharfberg Senior Director of Marketing and Communications Kristin Settle Public Relations Manager Neil Kulas Manager of Web and Interactive Media Kris Martinez Interactive Designer Sally Spannagle Marketing Coordinator Emily Sielen* MAM After Dark DIY Lead Instructor Randi Wagner* MAM After Dark Assistant DESIGN left David Schnell, Schleier, 2012. Full credit listing on p. 25. Photo by Galerie Eigent + Art, Leipzig. Tim Malenock Director of Visitor Services Gretchen Armitage Visitor Services Supervisor Derick Braun Volunteer Program Coordinator Anna Borchert* Brittany Kieler* Administrative Receptionists Cassandra Papesh* Visitor Services Supervisor Michelle Bastyr* Lead Representative Diane Berndt* Clarissa Halat* Brian Kingsbury* Selmer Kjos* Pamela Nourse* Julie Novakofski* Tom Penglase* Kraig Przybylski* Alysha Rendflesh* Gwen Ripp* Robyn Roberts* Jordan Severson* Melissa Thomas* Visitor Services Representatives/Garage Attendants Leslie Boll Senior Graphic Designer Christina Dittrich Senior Editor Dena Nord Graphic Designer Nathan Pyper Junior Graphic Designer 2013 annual report | | 59 staff MUSEUM STORE Karen McNeely Director of Retail Operations Warren Daigle General Manager Hannah Arnold* Chris Birmingham* Kelly Birmingham* Larae Brossman* Andrew Coulson* Joe Gauthier* Mark Glatzel* Cassidy Gorham* Taylor Hamm* Danielle Hanson* Raianna Harders* Jennifer Jandl* Katie Johnson* Brendan Jones* Leila Kane* Rebecca Kane* Samantha Le Tendre* Harold Luther* Shelley Maculan* Michelle McCue* Dan McNeely* Kara Mueller* Andrea Orozco* Kathryn Parlow* Hanna Patzer* Cheryl Pliss* Emily Quinlan* Peggy Quinlan* Armando Roman* Abigayle Schwenn* Maggie Vlaj* Rochelle Vlaj* Peter Walker* Jason Waszak* Servers Micah Kaufman Chef de Cuisine Café Back of House Staff Jamie Nelson Sous Chef Ramon Lopez Avila* Doug Bautch* Chris Buchwald* Jim Cook* Nilmarie Toledo Franco* Katherine Gabert* Devlin George* Khris Lanier* Elton Liggins* Aldo Frias Prado* Suzanne Schlicht* Kevin Tarbox* Donele Pettit-Mieding Museum Store Marketing Manager Jeanne Tripi Museum Store Manager Brieanne Maldonado-Cruz Assistant Buyer Anna Dempsey Fischer Store Operations/Web Manager Mary Johnson Lead Sales Associate Bianca Brandolino* Barbara Duffy* Quinn Feller* Linda Garofalo* Carolyn Huibregtse* Hannah Macon* Alicia Rice* Brenda Roth* Taylor Woods* Monica Zakrzewski* Store Associates CAFÉ Jason Cornelius Food and Beverage Director Max Perez Catering Kitchen Manager Ana Caballero* William Ryan Gardiner* Jessica Gaskey* Assistant Managers 60 | Café Front of House Staff | 2013 annual report TJ Walsh* Harold Wright* Cooks/Dishwashers Shannon Molter Youth and Family Programs Coordinator Events Janet Gourley Education Department Administrator Katie Shorts Wedding Coordinator Amanda Armstrong Corporate Events Coordinator Laura Hartrich Internal Events Coordinator Events Set Up Riley Engstrom Set Up Supervisor Pat DeBlaey* Gene Duprey* Jason Honeycutt* Luke Morgan* Christian Mullarkey* Zach Nehr* Bryen Wenzel* Soren Zweifel* Set Up Technicians EDUCATION AND PROGRAMS Brigid Globensky Barbara Brown Lee Senior Director of Education and Programs Amy Kirschke Manager of Adult and Docent Programs Emily Sullivan Manager of Youth and Family Programs Chelsea Kelly Manager of Digital Learning Laci Coppins Educator for School and Teacher Programs Jen Arpin Youth and Family Programs Educator Kristin Beierlein Kohl’s Color Wheels Team Coordinator Ray Chi* Multimedia Content Developer Helena Ehlke* Scholastic Coordinator Emily Gaustad* Matt Nechvatal* Kim Nochi* Stevie Weishan* Jessica Yocherer* Youth and Family Programs Assistants Tim Abel* Susan Borgen* Susan Brandstetter* Sara Caron* Lynda Cipov* Crystal Cudworth* Amanda Culver* Amber DuChateau* Jenny Grebe* Emily Grendahl* Christina Johnson* CC Keller* Jeanne Kollmeyer* Cynthia Loehr* Jason Ludtke* Mary Fran Murray* Dawn Omernik Nimmer* Ginger Smith* Nicole Szopinski* Passion Terrell* MaiKue Vang* Paula Washow* Scott Weidner* Teachers - Temporary staff PUBLIC PROGRAMS SECURIT Y INFORMATION SYSTEMS Fran Serlin Director of Public Programs Dan Carney Director of Security Marcie Hoffman Docent Tour Coordinator Brad Novak Security Manager Greg Post Director of Information Systems Krista Renfrew Director of Special Events Meghan Walsh Tour Scheduler Nick Bhaduri Gary Bolhar Jim Byrne Rich Cherek Dean Doberstein Francisco Driessen Adam Dudenhoefer Greg Heinritz Angela Hudy Nathaniel Hughes Warren Iles Jeff Jiracek Stephanie Johnson Diane Kendall Natalie Kubicki Dan Larsen Kevin Megonigle Peter Muth Crystal Pahman George Rebicek John Rittberg Carlos Léon Román Dan Rutherford Nick Schmidt Ryan Schreiber Kyle Sich Jeff Simon Milissa Socolick James Sudberry Doug Toshner Rachel Treuer John Veger Security Officers Bob Burton Support Technician Jennifer Kobe Special Events Coordinator Ted Williams-Brusubardis Lead Audio Visual Technician Dionne Wachowiak* Special Events Assistant FINANCE Jane Wochos Chief Financial Officer Eric Boehle Controller Chris Gaskey Accounting Manager Rhonda Flory Payroll/General Ledger Associate Heidi Koester Office Administration Associate Rosie Ma Accounting Assistant Geri Hickman Accounting Assistant FACILITIES Dan Kehrer Director of Facilities Dan Somers Facilities Engineer Erwin van Dyck Facilities Manager Kevin Greenwood HVAC Technician Geoff Mumau Facilities Assistant SPECIAL INTEREST AND SUPPORT GROUPS Christian Kocinski-Mulder* Audio Visual Technician Patrick Wodzinski* Audio Visual Technician DEVELOPMENT Mary Albrecht Senior Director of Development Therese Palazzari Director of Institutional Gifts Sara Stum Director of Individual and Planned Giving DeDe Chaoui Director of Development Information Systems Rita Flores Wiskowski Institutional Gifts Manager Michael Wogoman Membership Manager Rachel Kaspar Membership Relations Coordinator Jess Goehner Donor Events and Sponsorship Coordinator Terry Pachuca Development Assistant 2013 annual report | | 61 financial report Financially, the Milwaukee Art Museum concluded fiscal year 2013 with a balanced budget and a strong balance sheet, with no debt as of August 31, 2013. Net assets are approximately $131 million as of year-end. The following are among the highlights of the 2013 operating year: • T he Museum Store, Café Calatrava, and facility rentals saw continued success; all contributed a gross profit of almost $2.4 million, an increase of $300,000 from the prior year. • Goals for the annual campaign, membership, and sponsorship were met and approximated the same level of giving as the prior year. • Board-designated reserve funds for future operational needs were increased by $484,000. The Museum was able to increase this owing to higher-than-anticipated earned revenue results and expense savings throughout the year. 62 | | 2013 annual report The investment portfolio experienced strong performance in 2013, gaining approximately $3.2 million in market value from the prior year. The total market value of investments was $46.7 million in 2013, compared to $42.9 million in 2012. The increase in the market value of the funds of approximately $3.8 million was due to strong performance and to additional contributions to the endowment fund. The Museum’s ability to raise and earn revenues sufficient to cover operating expenses will continue to be a challenge in the years ahead. As the Museum plans for its future, successfully accomplishing its goals will depend on continuing to expand the visitor experience, grow its Member and donor base, and build a larger endowment. financial statements MILWAUKEE ART MUSEUM CONDENSED STATEMENT OF FINANCIAL POSITION As of August 31, 2013 Assets Liabilities and net assets Payables Deferred revenue Total liabilities Cash and cash equivalents Investments and funds held in trust* Inventories and other assets Accounts receivable, net Contributions receivable, net Property and equipment, net Total assets 1,228,615 47,588,610 1,064,940 290,864 2,629,416 79,549,909 132,352,354 1,181,017 581,670 1,762,687 Total net assets 130,589,667 Total liabilities and net assets 132,352,354 CONDENSED STATEMENT OF OPERATIONS Operating fund only Operating revenue Operating expenses Contributed revenue Unrestricted 5,489,808 Restricted for programs 3,454,179 Total contributed revenue 8,943,987 Earned revenue 5,341,503 Endowment draw for operations 1,173,108 Education Audience and communication Presentation and curatorial Business operations Administrative and development Facilities and security Total operating revenue Total operating expenses 15,458,598 1,379,741 2,191,959 2,832,017 1,595,227 4,508,070 2,943,275 15,450,289 Change in unrestricted net assets from operations 8,309 *Investments 38% Operations 14% Acquisitions 12% Curatorial 3% Board designated 7% Education Operating expenses 19% Facilities and security 8% Endowment draw for operations 12% Other 14% Reinstallation Operating revenue 35% Earned revenue 9% Education 14% Audience and communication 58% Total contributed revenue 18% Presentation and curatorial 29% Administration and development 10% Business operations The condensed statement of financial position and the condensed statement of operations are derived from the Milwaukee Art Museumâ€™s financial statements as of August 31, 2013, which have been audited by Wipfli LLP, independent auditors, whose report expressed an unqualified opinion on those financial statements. A complete copy is available upon request or can be found on the Museumâ€™s website: mam.org. 2013 annual report | | 63 ART LIVES HERE The Milwaukee Art Museum collects and preserves art, presenting it to the community as a vital source of inspiration and education.