Arts @ Large and Cardinal Stritch University are proud to present Shakespeare @ Large - a free Shakespeare performance series in the newly renovated Paliafito Eco-Park in Walker’s Point. Come join us for our inaugural year, presenting Shakespeare’s magical and mischievous tale “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” for 2 weekends in August. Shakespeare @ Large is a unique internship program for college students and recent graduates pursuing degrees in Theater and Performance. These emerging artists…See More
Join us for a party celebrating Arts @ Large's Café & Culinary Arts program! The event will include a check presentation from the State Farm® Youth Advisory Board, coffee tastings, a student presentation, and cupcake decorating!We will be joined by Anjana Murali (local State Farm® Youth Advisory Board Member), representatives from State Farm®, participating students, past graduates of the Café @ Large program, and their families. LOCATION: 908 South 5th Street, Milwaukee WI…See More
Walker’s Point Community Members are cordially invited to join the staff & students of Arts @ Large at Paliafito Eco-Arts Park (3rd and Walker Streets) this Wednesday for a celebratory Christmas tree lighting & decoration party!Bring a weather resistant ornament to hang on the tree & enjoy FREE hot chocolate provided by Café @ Large student baristas!What: Christmas Tree LightingWhere: Paliafito Eco-Arts Park (located on the corner of 3rd and Walker)When: 6-8pmSee More
Arts @ Large seeks experienced teaching artists to strategically "fill the gaps" at multiple MPS Schools for the 2015-2016 school year. To learn how you can participate, please join us for an informational meeting at the Arts @ Large Gallery!THE NEED: Milwaukee Public Schools has identified multiple K-12 schools in need of arts education services. The gaps identified are due to a lack of licensed art teachers currently available.THE TEMPORARY SOLUTION: Arts @ Large is uniquely positioned to…See More
Experience one of Milwaukee’s hidden gems housed in a beautiful 1899 building in the Walker’s Point neighborhood. Arts At Large Inc. has engaged K-12 students in experiential learning that inspires knowledge and transforms education. Our nationally-recognized nonprofit and youth arts exhibit program uses the arts to cultivate vibrant, inclusive, innovative school communities where students excel and grow.Visitors will experience self-guided tours through the student-produced art gallery. “Civil…See More
Join us for an evening of Civil Rights History with local Negro League Baseball Player Dennis Biddle!Learn the history of the Yesterday's Negro League Foundation, and enjoy Dennis's memories of his time in the league through this 1 hour gallery tour and Q&A session. Cafe @ Large will be open for light snacks and beverages.See More
WPA is the connector and advocate among residents, businesses, and city oﬃcials creating a truly uniﬁed community
WPA serves as a voice for all stakeholders and influences development that honors its history and that aligns current reality with the envisioned spirit of Walker’s Point. The priorities for green and sustainable development include craft industries, fresh water industry, mixed housing and safety initiatives that support the economic and social diversity of the neighborhood.