Racine Art Museum
Press Release

Racine Art Museum Announces Holiday Schedule

Racine, WI December 22, 2020

By - Dec 22nd, 2020 12:49 pm
Racine Art Museum. Photo by Jon Bolton, Racine/Racine Art Museum.

Racine Art Museum. Photo by Jon Bolton, Racine/Racine Art Museum.

In observance of the upcoming holidays and to help minimize the spread of COVID-19 during a time when travel may be more frequent, the Racine Art Museum (RAM) and RAM’s Wustum Museum of Fine Arts will temporarily close to the public beginning December 24, 2020. Both museums will resume operation on January 6, 2021 with limited hours—Wednesday through Saturday from Noon to 4:00 pm.

Both RAM and RAM’s Wustum Museum will be open from Noon to 4:00 pm on December 23, 2020, offering visitors their last chance to enjoy RAM’s joyous holiday shows in-person. The Art of AdORNAMENTS, Wrappins, and Creative Conifers 2020 showcases handmade ornaments, gift wrapped boxes, and decorated trees created by artists from throughout the community. The RAM Holiday Tree sparkles with over 1,500 glass ornaments from a variety of time periods and subjects—many from late Racine, Wisconsin gallerist and arts supporter Emile H. Mathis II‘s collection.

The RAM Museum Store will also be open for both in-person shopping and curbside pickup of orders on December 23, 2020. Orders placed online at racineartmuseumstore.org will continue to be fulfilled and shipped throughout the holidays.

Exhibitions at Racine Art Museum are made possible by: Platinum Sponsors—Anonymous, Nicholas and Nancy Kurten, Osborne and Scekic Family Foundation, Windgate Foundation, Wisconsin Department of Administration; Diamond Sponsors—National Endowment for the Arts, Ruffo Family Foundation, Inc.; Gold Sponsors—Anonymous, David Charak, Tom and Irene Creecy, David Flegel, Herzfeld Foundation, Racine Community Foundation, Twin Disc, W.T. Walker Group, Inc.; Silver Sponsors—A.C. Buhler Family, Andis Foundation, Lucy G. Feller, Johnson Bank, Dorothy MacVicar, Real Racine, Trio Foundation of St. Louis, Wisconsin Arts Board; Bronze Sponsors—Andis Company, Virginia Buhler, Cotsen Foundation for Academic Research, Tom and Jane Devine, David and Ellen Easley, Educators Credit Union, Ben and Dawn Flegel, Fredrick and Deborah Ganaway, William A. Guenther, Tom and Sharon Harty, Andrea and Tony Hauser, Angela Jacobi, Bill Keland, Knight Barry Title Group, Eric Koopmeiners and Lena Vigna; Media Sponsor—Wisconsin Public Radio.

NOTE: This press release was submitted to Urban Milwaukee and was not written by an Urban Milwaukee writer. While it is believed to be reliable, Urban Milwaukee does not guarantee its accuracy or completeness.

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