News & Archives
Apr 29, 2009
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI - On Wednesday, August 5, 2009, the UWM School of Continuing Education is conducting a tour of select CSS projects in the downtown Milwaukee area. This "Return to Elegance: The Artistry of Conrad Schmitt" tour is a unique walking experience exploring local artistry of CSS, including interiors of the Pfister Hotel, Federal Courthouse, Loyalty Building, Pabst Theater and the Common Council Chambers at City Hall. The artisans of Conrad Schmitt Studios are known for their craftsmanship in stained glass, mosaics and stenciling for churches, theatres, and other buildings throughout the country. They are highly regarded for restorations of historic landmark structures, maintaining the artistic integrity of the buildings, while ensuring that the renovations have lasting beauty.