30 Jul 2018

These Fans are True Blue

These Fans are True Blue

The Third Coast was looking very much like the West Coast recently, at least at the Pfister Hotel. The LA Dodgers were in town and the lobby was teeming with the blue-clad fans hoping to catch a glimpse of their favorite players. Amid the sea of baseball caps and jerseys sat a couple who sparkled […]

25 Jul 2018

My First (and surely not last) Trip to Mason Street Grill

My First (and surely not last) Trip to Mason Street Grill

I enjoy good food, and dining out is a regular part of my life. Because I live and work in the Downtown area, I am fortunate enough to be within walking distance of some of the very best restaurants in Wisconsin. With so many choices, it can be a challenge to get to every noteworthy […]

23 Jul 2018

Gallery Night Makers Market

Gallery Night Makers Market

Light rain did nothing to dampen the enthusiasm of revelers on hand for AIR curated Gallery Night Makers Market. Stephanie Schultz brought together an eclectic group of artists, designers and craftspeople for the first Makers Market of her tenure. Lithe models in costumes created by Schultz welcomed Gallery Night tourists into Rouge to view the […]

19 Jul 2018

Gallery Night Preview: Artery Ink Loves Your Guts

Gallery Night Preview: Artery Ink Loves Your Guts

Artists all over Milwaukee are putting the final touches on their latest pieces in preparation for the night when Brew City lauds its vibrant art community. At no place in the city is the anticipation for the night more keenly felt than here at the Pfister Hotel. Mara Natkin, one half of the dynamic creative […]

17 Jul 2018

Gallery Night Preview: AIR Retrospective Show

Gallery Night Preview: AIR Retrospective Show

I knew local artists Todd Mrozinski and Renee Bebeau were in the hotel before I saw them. The enthusiastic whispers alerting their arrival traveled from employee to employee and crackled in a wave of energy that washed over my desk. They were in the hotel in anticipation of an upcoming art show. Mrozinski, the Pfister […]

12 Jul 2018

She’s on Top of the World

She’s on Top of the World

It is fitting that I would interview a woman who is at the top of her game in the lounge at the top of the city. For most people, becoming a biomedical engineer would be the culmination of their professional goals, but most people aren’t Marcia Taylor. This ambitious young woman has made a big […]