Wisconsin Regional Art Program: Schedule of upcoming exhibits and workshops

Below, you will find the upcoming Wisconsin Regional Arts exhibits/workshops. Contact information is listed with each city. If you have questions about the Wisconsin Regional Art Program in general, please contact Liese Pfeifer at 608-262-4911. E-mail: liese.pfeifer@wisc.edu. Please advise the coordinator at the time of registration if you are handicapped and desire special accommodations. Requests are kept confidential. This program is offered in cooperation wtih UW-Extension.

Exhibit entry form guidelines

Steven Braker, presenter and show judge, River in Rut. Painting.

Print an entry form to apply for participation in a regional exhibit.
View guidelines for regional exhibit participation.

Hosting a workshop

Your art organization or art club can host an Art Workshop. We plan early so contact us as soon as possible, if you'd like to sponsor a workshop next year. We're looking for new places now.

Celebrating collaboration with local arts organizations

Click here to see a complete listing of state WRAP Exhibit/Workshop Co-sponsoring organizations and venues.

Typical workshop day

9am - Registration, reception, networking and exhibit viewing

10am - Guest artist's demonstration or lecture

12pm - Lunch break

1:20pm - Announcement of recipients of State Exhibit awards and Honorable Mention awards

2pm - Critique, evaluation, discussion or artworks

3:30pm - Adjourn and take home your artwork

Upcoming exhibits/workshops

(Listed by date)

Beginning of 2015-16 Exhibition Cycle
WRAP State Award Recipients will Exhibit in 2017


Entry Blank Due: Saturday, July 9, 2016
Make check payable to sponsor: WISCONSIN VALLEY ART ASSOCIATION (WVAA)
Artwork due: Saturday, July 16, 2016, 10:00 am-1:00 pm
Artist's Reception: Friday, July 29, 2016, 5:00-7:00 pm, Loft Gallery
Workshop: Sunday, September 18, 2016, noon-3pm
Art Pickup: Sunday, September 18, 2016, after workshop
Place: Center for the Visual Arts (CVA)
The Loft Gallery
427 N 4th Street
Wausau, WI 54403
Coordinators: Lynn Block
3190 Evergreen Road
Marathon, WI 54448
(715) 443-2151


Lynn Ott
409 N 11th Street
Wausau, WI 54403
(715) 848-1204


Entry blank due: Friday, July 1, 2016
Make check payable to sponsor: JANESVILLE ART LEAGUE
Mail to: Barbara Leonard, 6000 W. Valley Springs Rd, Janesville,
WI 53548, (608) 752-0679, bleonard6000@wildblue.net
Artwork due: Monday, August 1, 2016, from 10am-12 noon
Workshop: Saturday, August 27, 2016, 9:30am-3pm
Place: Janesville Performing Art Center
408 S. Main St.
Janesville, WI 52545
Coordinator: Claudiadair Fitzgerald
c/o L'Atelier Studio
509 Laurel Avenue
Janesville, WI 53548
(608) 754-3358 (studio)
(608) 752-9749 (home)

Fond Du Lac

Entry Blank Due: Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Make check payable to sponsor: FOND DU LAC ARTIST ASSN
Artwork due: Wednesday, August 3, 2016 Artwork must be delivered at 9 am sharp
(Limit 1 work per artist)
Workshop: Saturday, August 27, 2016 10:00 am-3:00 pm
Art Pick Up: Wednesday, August 31, 2016, 9:00-11:00 am
Place: Langdon Divers Gallery
Fond du Lac Public Library
32 Sheboygan St.
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
Coordinator: Fran Schmid
1220 Winchester Avenue
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
(920) 322-0495

Black River Falls

Entry Blank Due: Saturday, July 30, 2016
Make Check Payable to Sponsor: GINNY SCHULD
Artwork Due: Wednesday, August 3, 2016, 2-5 pm
Workshop: Saturday, August 20, 2016, 9 am-3 pm
Place: Black River Falls Memorial Library
222 Fillmore St.
Black River Falls, WI 54615
Coordinator: Ginny Schuld
W12658 Charcoal Rd.
Hixton, WI 54635
(715) 963-3200


Entry Blank Due: Thursday, September 22, 2016
Make check payable to sponsor: ROUNTREE GALLERY
Artwork due: Saturday, October 1, 2016, 10:00 am-4:30 pm
Sunday, October 2, 2016, noon-4:30 pm
Workshop: Saturday, November 12, 2016, 9:00 am-3:00 pm
Place: Rountree Gallery
385 East Main Street
Platteville, WI 53818
Director, Rountree Gallery
385 East Main Street
Platteville, WI 53818
(608) 348-6719


Entry Blank Due: Saturday, September 24, 2016
Make check payable to sponsor: LAKELAND ART LEAGUE
Artwork due: Saturday, October 1, 2016 from 9:00-11:00 am
Workshop: Saturday, November 5, 2016, 9:00 am-3:00 pm
Place: Minocqua Public Library
415 Menominee Street
Minocqua, WI 54548
Coordinator: Jeanette Krueger
11165 Fox Fire Road
Arbor Vitae, WI 54568
(715) 356-6470

Sun Prairie

Entry Blank Due: Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Make check payable to: Marilyn Knipfer
Artwork due: Saturday, November 5, 2016, 9-9:30am
(artists must provide their own floor or tabletop display easels)
(limit 2 pieces per artist)
Workshop: Saturday, November 5, 2016, 10am - 3pm
Place: Front Lounge/Dining Room
Colonial Club Senior Activity Center
301 Blankenheim Lane
Sun Prairie, WI 53590
Coordinator: Marilyn Knipfer, 1909 Hubred Lane, Deerfield, WI 53531
608-764-1338, kniphaven@aol.com