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The Art Institute of Wisconsin
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The Art Institute of Wisconsin

320 East Buffalo St., Suite 100, Milwaukee, WI 53202   |    1.414.978.5000
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Students need to meet all requirements. The Art Grant is not offered at all Art Institute schools and the grant amounts vary by location; check with the school you’re considering attending for exceptions and details.

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Pursue your education in a trendy area where restaurants and art galleries line the streets

The Art Institute of Wisconsin

The Art Institute of Milwaukee is located in a landmark building that's listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Here, you'll develop your creativity in an inspiring environment that's known for its thriving art scene.

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Areas of Study offered at The Art Institute of Wisconsin

Our degree programs in the areas of Design, Media Arts, Fashion, and Culinary help you focus your talents and explore what you’re passionate about. In our collaborative environment, our instructors will guide and mentor you as we help you build the skills you need to start your creative career.

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Media Arts

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Fashion

Fashion Design

Fashion Marketing

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Culinary

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Wild Rice Restaurant

Wild Rice is a student-run restaurant that's open to the public. Located at The International Culinary School at The Art Institute of Wisconsin. Wild Rice serves as the dining lab for students in the culinary program, offering a unique combination of real-world experience and instructional content.

Under the supervision of Chef J. Claire Menck, Ph.D. and an experienced and credentialed faculty of chef instructors, students create bistro-style dishes in the kitchen and run all aspects of the dining room. From food ordering and preparation to guest seating and serving, Wild Rice is a complete instructional environment for students that offers a quality dining experience to its patrons.

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Alumni success stories

Get inspired by the stories of our alumni and the opportunities that exist for creative people like you. Learn about their careers and insights about their education from Art Institutes schools across the country.

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