Video: This New Docuseries Explores the Origins of Milwaukee Artists

The first episode of “Creating Milwaukee” comes out on April 11.

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Nō Studios is launching a new docuseries all about Milwaukee artists, their work, their history in the community and their heritage. 

The first episode will feature Jovanny Hernandez Caballero, a Milwaukee artist and photographer. His photography documents Milwaukee’s South Side and his family’s native land of Oaxaca, Mexico. 

“For me it’s always been creating work about my community for my community,” Hernandez Caballero says in the trailer. “[It’s] creating proper documentation, specifically of underrepresented communities here in Milwaukee.”

The first episode will be released on April 11. Nō Studios is also hosting a launch party for the series on April 12 at 11:30 a.m. The event is free and open to the public. To reserve your spot, go to the event page



Alli Watters is the digital and culture editor at Milwaukee Magazine. That means that in addition to running this website, she covers art, entertainment, style, home and more for the magazine. It also means she doesn't sleep much.