Morning Glory Gallery

Morning Glory Gallery in the lobby of the Marcus Center

Building Closed through April 12, 2020

In accordance with statewide guidance regarding the COVID-19 virus the Marcus Center will be closed to the public through April 12, including all Box Office walk-up windows, administrative offices, and the Morning Glory Gallery. We will continue to monitor the situation and extend the closure as needed. All performances scheduled through April 12 have either been cancelled or postponed.  

All patrons holding tickets to Marcus Center events will be contacted directly via email regarding the status of any event that is being cancelled or postponed.

Additionally, The Marcus Center is working closely with our resident partners as they also announce cancellations or postponement of events scheduled to be at the Marcus Center in the near future.  All patrons with questions or concerns around Milwaukee Symphony, First Stage, Milwaukee Ballet or Florentine Opera events should contact the organization directly.

We are navigating an unprecedented situation in real time, and ask for your patience.  We will be in touch as soon as possible with more information on the status of impacted events.  Marcus Center Box office staff is available to answer questions from10am – 5pm, Monday-Friday, at 414.273.7206

We appreciate the leadership of our public officials and will continue to monitor the situation as it evolves to ensure the health and well-being of our audience, staff, cast and crew before anything else.  

We look forward to welcoming patrons back into a clean and safe gathering space for our community to enjoy the shared experience of seeing stories unfold live on stage. Thank you for your patience and your continued support.




We are pleased to continue to bring you the very best in original, handmade and finely crafted items from talented Wisconsin and regional artists! Consider the Gallery your one-stop source for gift giving: birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, housewarmings and of course, something for yourself!

For those looking for original fine craft work by a Wisconsin artist, a unique gift or a handsome home furnishing, you will find beautiful choices to enhance your decor and lifestyle at the Morning Glory Gallery. Please visit us soon - new work arrives weekly!


Morning Glory GalleryThe Gallery features more than 50 artists working in ceramics, fiber, jewelry, leather, photography, glass, sculpture, wood, painting and mixed media. Gallery customers have come to appreciate the beauty of handmade, one-of-a-kind fine crafts and enjoy supporting local artists.

The Gallery periodically participates in Milwaukee’s popular Gallery Night and Day events, when it showcases a different artist on each of these occasions. In addition, the Gallery is partially supported by the Wisconsin Designer Crafts Council which stages its popular Morning Glory Fine Craft Fair during the second full weekend in August each year on the outdoor grounds of the Marcus Center. Shoppers can now purchase fine craft work from the same talented artists year-round inside the Gallery.

Work To Be Considered for Gallery Sales

We are always looking to represent new artists in the Morning Glory Gallery. If you are an artist interested in showing/selling your work, please send us an e-mail at

Include 4-6 photos of your work, suggested retail prices and an artist statement, and we will respond.


Marcus Center Morning Glory GalleryThe Wisconsin Designer Crafts Council hosts its annual Morning Glory Fine Craft Fair on the outdoor grounds of the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts each August.

However, in 2019, because construction is anticipated on the Marcus Center grounds, the Fair will be held at the new Fiserv Forumin downtown Milwaukee.

Dates are Saturday-Sunday, August 10-11.

Click here for more information.


Please visit the Morning Glory Gallery soon. The Gallery is open on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 12-6 p.m. and during all evening and weekend performances in Uihlein Hall – shop before a show or during intermission. There are limited hours during the summer months of July and August – please call 414-765-7227 call for times.

Morning Glory Gallery at the Marcus Center on Etsy