How does Milwaukee’s history shape who we are and what stake do we have in creating new legacy?
Learn about Milwaukee’s historic ironworks and join a workshop on reinventing traditional industries
Partner: Milwaukee Blacksmith’s School of Iron
10am - 12pm
Explore Milwaukee’s legacy through storytelling, spoken word and stimulating conversation. Special guests: Reynaldo and Rozalia Hernandez-Singh.
Still Waters Collective and Milwaukee muralists Reynaldo & Rozalia Hernandez-Singh
Zimmerman Arch Studios
What unique challenges are facing Milwaukee and who are those solving them in unique ways?
Walk the route of Milwaukee’s fair housing marches and learn about this historic moment in Milwaukee history.
Guided By: Adam Carr from “200 Nights of Freedom”
10am - 12pm
16th Street Viaduct
Engage with community champions and discuss solutions to city challenges through the lens of lean methodology.
Presentation By: Former Development Director at 18F, Romke de Haan
Urban Ecology Center - Menomonee Valley
Who are those creating world- class things and how can they benefit from unlikely problem solving alliances?
Learn to design compelling stories alongside fellow traditional and non-traditional educators/students.
Presentation By: Reps from Pixar Animation Studios
10am - 12pm
See a live session of The Music Lab with special BLK SHP guests and MKE’s aspiring young musicians.
Partner: Grace Weber & 88.9 Radio Milwaukee
4:30pm - 6:30pm
7pm - 9pm
88.9 Radio Milwaukee
A group of entrepreneurs, writers, artists, and social entrepreneurs started black sheep (BLK SHP) in 2012. Our network of BLK SHP co-conspirators choose to.
UNLOCK the artist within
to turn choice into agency.
COLLABORATE with others
no one unlocks their creativity alone.
FORGE genuine relationships and community
let's work on projects and ventures to benefit society.
because laughter and play frees our minds, bodies, and souls.
Today, over 3,000 wool breakers in the US and abroad have chosen to conspire with us.
Visit blkshp.org to learn more.
How is and can Milwaukee be best in the world? We don't have all the answers but we know YOU do! Get connected with us and we'll explore and celebrate all the ways our city is world class together.
Itching to get involved? You should be! Contact Aaron Davis to help explore.
You want to know all about BLK SHP Milwaukee? Well, here's our story.