Opening alongside Watercolor Wisconsin 2021 at RAM's Wustum Museum on Wednesday, December 15 is RAM Showcase: Objects, the inaugural show in a new series of exhibitions that highlight the work of contemporary artists of color.
RAM Showcase: Objects presents works that are sculptural, functional, or both made by artists from diverse backgrounds, all residing within the United States. Subject matter varies—from material exploration to personal narrative to function. While these works are not directly issue-oriented, the fact that the makers themselves, as artists of color, have experienced a wide range of implicit and explicit biases is a subcontext worthy of consideration. Seen through that lens, the story these objects tell is even more comple