MAB operates through a working relationship with SARUP, where Furgiuele is collaborating with architecture students to develop the project. Together, the team
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The question is, can the budding organizations behind the Milwaukee Arts Barge and the The Next Museum turn good instincts into well articulated plans that will attract and inspire community support — and, of course, funding.
Led by Antonio Furgiuele, adjunct assistant professor of architecture, the Milwaukee Arts Barge project is a portable performance/exhibit space that would float on a barge in Lake Michigan and Milwaukee rivers.
His idea is that we could take advantage of Milwaukee’s public waterways to float an arts barge that would connect the adjacent communities with the cultural arts scene.