Dick Blau, Concertina Millie, Archival Inkjet print, 2014.

Dick Blau, Concertina Millie, Archival Inkjet print, 2014.

POLKA HEARTLAND PHOTOGRAPHS BY DICK BLAU

Featuring 30 photographs that capture the energy of
live polka performances

January 31–March 29, 2015 | Hyde Gallery

 

 

The Museum of Wisconsin Art
205 Veterans Ave.
West Bend, WI 53095

OPENING PARTY
Saturday, January 31 | 2:00–5:00

ARTIST TALK
Thursday, February 12 6:30
Polka Heartland: Adventures in Art and Ethnography
Dick Blau will discuss his motivation in capturing the
world of polka on film, giving this often unappreciated
musical genre its due respect.

BUY THE BOOK

The exhibition also celebrates the publication of the
book Polka Heartland which will be published by the
Wisconsin State Historical Society in spring 2015.
Check wisconsinart.org for more details.

Read more about the exhibit and related events in the MOWA Newsletter