Milwaukee, Wisconsin – Join Made in Milwaukee and Colectivo Coffee for Bay View Gallery Night (BVGN) on Friday, June 6th for an evening of exploring the Bay View community and great Milwaukee art talents. Over 50 local businesses will host more than 200 local artists & musicians for the evening, highlighting the creative community and great spaces of Bay View.
Among the evenings highlights is a new collaboration between BVGN and Milwaukee Jazz Vision, Bay View Jazz Fest. The event will take place at 4 different venues and feature 13 local jazz bands of various styles, from De La Buena at Club Garibaldi to the Bronzeville Jazz Quintet at Highbury and much more.
Another first for this edition of BVGN is the Rollout Tour de Art. A family friendly coordinated bike tour of some of the BVGN hot-spots followed by an art raffle for the riders. Complete information is at http://bvgn.org/rollout/
The BVGN art and craft fair is also returning in the Colectivo lot featuring over 30 local vendors handpicked by Cortney Heimerl (Makers Market/Hovercraft). The lot will also host the winning murals of the juried A-Lot Mural Competition: with work from Katie Gamb, Peter Yahnke Railand, Caryn Blum and Todd Pieper. Colectivo will also be showing work from local artist and Pfister artist in residence finalist Dena Nord inside the cafe.