Racine Art Museum to host BONK! Series
This free performance series invites the public to view the many talents of local and nationally recognized performance artists
Celebrate these summer days with a BONK! performance on the patio at the Racine Art Museum on Saturday, July 23, 2016 at 6:00 pm. This free performance series invites the public to view the many talents of local and nationally recognized performance artists. Doors open at 5:30 pm. RAM is located at 441 Main Street, Racine.
Founded in fall of 2008, the BONK! Series has been running with an event every month for over seven years now, with each performance opening the minds of audience members to new ideas, talents and philosophies. This month’s performers include:
Jennifer Morales, Spoken word and monologue performer
Scott Woods, Record-holding poet
Oh My Love, Electro-pop music performance group from Madison
Together, the two campuses of the Racine Art Museum, RAM in downtown Racine at 441 Main Street and the Charles A. Wustum Museum of Fine Arts at 2519 Northwestern Avenue, seek to elevate the stature of contemporary crafts to that of fine art by exhibiting significant works in craft media with painting, sculpture and photography, while providing outstanding educational art programming.
Docent led contemporary craft and architectural tours of the museums are available. Both campuses of the Racine Art Museum, are open to the public Tuesday – Saturday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, and are closed Mondays, Federal holidays and Easter. RAM is open Sunday Noon – 5:00 pm, while Wustum is closed Sundays. An admission fee of $5 for adults, with reduced fees for students and seniors, applies at RAM. Admission to Wustum is free. Members are always admitted without charge to either campus.
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