ART: Fringe Festival in Focus – Milwaukee Opens Up to Avant Garde

John Scott Lewinski
Aug 7, 2019 · 3 min read

It doesn’t take long for a successful, eccentric art festival to get washed out by big money and corporate entertainment. Consider something like the Sundance Festival in Utah. Originally conceived as an independent art and film festival, it’s become entirely Hollywood now — flooded with the kind of very safe and traditional celebrity-driven art it was conceived to avoid.