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RAM @ RAM Art Show + Sale (Jan. 27, 9–4, $7) features more than 20 local artisans

Rockford Artisan Market at Rockford Art Museum features more than 20 local artists and artisans with their assemblage art, block printing, ceramics, illustrations, jewelry and accessories, photography, paintings, and more, on Saturday, January 27, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 711 North Main Street in downtown Rockford. The $7 event admission includes free admission at RAM plus a 10% discount on museum memberships purchased that day. Admission proceeds support Rockford Art Museum. Read more ...

‘Yellow Behr’ wins RAM's Name the Horse Contest

Rockford Art Museum’s steel horse sculpture, donated by Lon and Richard Behr and created by nationally acclaimed artist Deborah Butterfield, has a new name. Selecting from more than 350 entries, Butterfield renamed the Yellow horse sculpture Yellow Behr. The Montana-based artist made the monumental piece with scrap material from Joseph Behr and Sons in Rockford.
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