Wisconsin Regional Art Program: Schedule of upcoming exhibitions 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-Madison Division of Continuing Studies.

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

Entry form & guidelines

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.



Upcoming exhibits/workshops

(Listed by workshop date)

2016-17 Exhibition cycle runs July 1 to June 30
WRAP State Award Recipients will exhibit in Wausau, August-September 2017
All fees are $30

River Falls

Online Entry Due: Monday, January 23, 2017
Make checks payable to sponsor: River Falls Community Arts Base
Artwork and Payment Due: Monday, January 23, 2017 – 10am-6pm
Public Reception Date/Time: Saturday, February 4, 2017, 2-4pm
Workshop Date/Time: Saturday, February 4, 2017, 1-2pm
Location: River Falls Public Library Gallery
140 Union St.
River Falls, WI 54022
Coordinator: Cole Zrostlik
Gallery and Event Coordinator
River Falls Public Library
140 Union St.
River Falls, WI 54022
(715) 426-3496
colez@riverfallspubliclibrary.org

Prairie du Sac

Online Entry and Payment Due:Saturday, January 7, 2017
Make checks payable to sponsor: Terrence Doeler
Artwork Due:Sunday, January 15, 2017 – 12pm-2pm or Tuesday, January 17 - 10am-12pm
(Limit: 2 pieces per artist)
Public Reception Date/Time: Friday, January 20, 2017, 5-7pm
Workshop Date/Time: Saturday, March 4, 2017, 9am–3pm
Location: River Arts Center
Sauk-Prairie High School
105 9th Street
Prairie du Sac, WI 53578
Coordinator: Terrence Doeler
4919 Tonyawatha Trail
Monona, WI 53716
(608) 221-9849
doeler@charter.net

Grafton

Online Entry Due: Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Make check payable to sponsor: NSAA Arts Mill
Artwork and Payment Due: Saturday, February 25, 2017, 11am - 3pm
Public Reception Date/Time: Friday, March 3, 2017, 6:30pm - 8pm
Workshop Date/Time: Saturday, March 25, 2017, 11am - 2pm
Location: Arts Mill
1300 14th Ave.
Grafton, WI 53024
Coordinator: Paula DeStefanis
Arts Mill, c/o WRAP
1300 14th Ave.
Grafton, WI 53024
(262) 377-3514
paulac@northshoreacademyofthearts.org

Madison

Online Entry and Payment Due: Friday, January 20, 2017
Make check payable to sponsor: Vina Yang
Artwork Due: Saturday, February 25, 2017, 9am-12 noon, Room 111, Pyle Center (2-piece limit)
Public Reception Date/Time: N/A
Workshop Date/Time: Saturday, April 8, 2017, 10am-3pm
Location: Pyle Center
702 Langdon Street, Madison, WI 53706
Coordinators: Vina Yang
3423 Ice Age Lane, Verona, WI 53593
(608) 798-1005
vyang@aol.com
C.K. Chang, 608-833-1485, ckhakka7601@yahoo.com
Jean Lang, 608-824-9655, jeanalamo@aol.com
Tracy Wiklund, tracywikso@gmail.com

Burlington

Online Entry Due:
Friday, March 24, 2017 (2-piece limit)
Make check payable to sponsor: Burlington Area Arts Council
Artwork and Payment Due: Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 9.00am - 10.30am
Public Reception Date/Time: N/A
Workshop Date/Time: Saturday, April 29, 2017, 9:30am - 3pm
Location: Norway Municipal Building
 6419 Heg Park Road
Wind Lake, WI 53185
Coordinator: Gillian Graffy
W399 Kearney Road
Burlington, WI 53105
(262) 767-0634
gillian.graffy@yahoo.com

Tomah 

Online Entry and Payment Due: Friday, March 31, 2017
Make check payable to sponsor: TAG (Tomah Arts Guild)
Artwork Due: Wednesday, April 5, 2017, 2- 5pm  
Workshop Date/Time: Saturday, April 29, 2017,  9am-3pm
Location:  Community Theatre Building
907 Kilbourn Ave.
Tomah, WI 
Coordinator:  Ginny Schuld
W12658 Charcoal Rd.
Hixton, WI 54635
(715) 963-3200
poodlpad@centurytel.net

Oconomowoc

Online Entry and Payment Due: Friday, March 24, 2017
Make check payable to sponsor: Waukesha Creative Arts League (WCAL)
Artwork Due: Saturday, April 22, 2017 – 10am-12pm
(Limit: 3 pieces per artist)
Public Reception Date/Time: N/A
Workshop Date/Time: Saturday, May 20, 2017 – 9am-3pm
Location: Oconomowoc Art Center
641 E. Forest St.
Oconomowoc, WI 53066
Coordinator: Jan Wood
S63 W14860 Garden Terrace
Muskego, WI 53150
(414) 315-1190
jnesswood@gmail.com

Portage

Online Entry and Payment Due: Saturday, April 1, 2017 (Limit 2 pieces)
Make check payable to sponsor: Portage Center for the Arts (PCA)
Artwork Due: Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 1- 3pm
Public Reception Date/Time: Friday, May 5, 2017, 4 - 6pm
Workshop Date/Time: Saturday, May, 27, 2017, 10am - 3pm
Location: The Drury Gallery at Portage Center for the Arts
301 East Cook Street
Portage, WI 53901
Coordinator: Heidi Royal
Portage Center for the Arts
PO Box 866
Portage, WI 53901
(608) 742-5655
portagecenterforthearts@frontier.com
www.portagecenterforthearts.com

Wautoma

Online Entry Due: Monday, May 22, 2017
Make check payable to sponsor: Rural Rembrandt Art Club
Artwork Due: Saturday, June 3, 2017 – 8am-9am
Public Reception Date/Time: N/A
Workshop Date/Time: Saturday, June 3, 2017 – 10am-3:30pm
Location: Waushara-Wautoma Senior Citizens Center
W8220 Cottonville Ave.
Wautoma, WI
53566
Coordinator: Rachel Pavlic
(920) 293-1934
geraldpavlic@centurytel.net
Mail Registrations to: Stephanie Walter
2898 Oakwood Lane
Oshkosh, WI 54904

Monroe

Online Entry Due: Friday, March 24, 2017
Make check payable to sponsor: Monroe Arts Center
Artwork Due: Friday, March 31, and Saturday, April 1, 2017, 10am-5pm
Public Reception Date/Time: FridayJune 2, 2017, 5 - 8pm
Workshop Date/Time: Saturday, June 10, 2017, 9:30am - 12 noon
Location: Monroe Arts Center
PO Box 472, 1315 11th Street
 Monroe, WI 53566
Coordinator: Susan Barrett
PO Box 472
1315 11th Street
Monroe, WI 53566
608-325-5700
sbarrett@monroeartscenter.com

Beloit

Online Entry Due: Friday, May 19, 2017
Make check payable to sponsor: Beloit Fine Arts Incubator (BFAI)
Artwork Due: Friday, May 26, 2017, 10am - 5:30pm, and Saturday, May 27, 2017, 10am - 3pm.  Earlier dates may be accommodated, call to arrange. (limit 2 pieces)
Public Reception Date/Time: FridayJune 2, 2017, 5 - 8pm
Workshop Date/Time: Saturday, June 24, 2017, 9am - 1pm
Location: Beloit Fine Arts Incubator Gallery
520 E. Grand Ave.
Beloit, WI 53511
Coordinator: Jerry Sveum
2234 Pow Wow Trail
Beloit, WI 53511
Home phone: (608) 362-5906
Cell Phone: (608) 751-5458
sveums@charter.net

Whitewater

Online Entry Due: Monday, May 29, 2017
Make checks payable to sponsor: Whitewater Arts Alliance
Artwork Due: Saturday, June 3, 2017 – 9-10am
Public Reception Date/Time: N/A
Workshop Date/Time: Saturday, June 24, 2017 – 9:30am-2:30pm
Location: Cultural Arts Center
402 W. Main Street
Whitewater, WI
53190
Coordinator: Joyce Follis
252 S. Ardmor Dr.
Whitewater, WI 53190
(262) 473-2360
follisj@charter.net

Rhinelander

Online Entry Due: Friday, May 12, 2017
Make checks payable to sponsor: Nicolet College
Artwork Due: Monday, May 22, 2017, 12 noon - 4pm
(Limit 3 works per artist)
Public Reception Date/Time: N/A
Workshop Date/Time: Saturday, June 24, 2017 – 9:30am-2:30pm
Location: Nicolet College Art Gallery
Nicolet College via Highway G
5364 College Dr.
Rhinelander, WI 54501
Coordinator: Katy Ralph, Director
Nicolet Art Gallery
PO Box 518
Rhinelander, WI 54501
(715) 365-4556
kralph@nicoletcollege.edu

Eagle River 

Online Entry Due:  Monday, June 5, 2017 (3 pieces allowed)
Make check payable to sponsor:  Headwaters Art League
Artwork due:  Saturday, June 17, 2017, 10 am
Public Reception:   Saturday, June 24, 2017, 10 - 10:30 am
Workshop Date/Time:  Saturday, June 24, 2017, 10:30 am - 2 pm
Location:  Lando Center
4258 County Rd. B
Land O Lakes, WI 54540
Coordinator: Sandie Pauly
PO Box 238
Eagle River, WI 54521
715-547-3135
sandiepauly2@aol.com

Janesville

Online Entry and Payment Due: Monday, June 26, 2017
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, July 24, 2017, from 10am-12 noon
Public Reception: Friday, August 11, 2017, 5:30-7:30 pm
Workshop Date/Time: Saturday, August 19, 2017, 9:30am-3pm
Location: Janesville Performing Art Center
408 S. Main St.
Janesville, WI 52545
Coordinator: Claudiadair Fitzgerald
c/o L’Atelier Studio
509 Laurel Ave.
Janesville, WI 53548
(608) 754-3358 (studio) or
(608) 752-9749 (home)
cfitzartist@gmail.com

Black River Falls

Online Entry and Payment Due: Friday, March 31, 2017
Make check payable to: Ginny Schuld
Artwork Due: Wednesday, August 9, 2017, 2 - 5pm 
Workshop Date/Time: Saturday, August 26, 2017, 9am-3pm
Location:  Black River Falls Memorial Library
222 Fillmore St,                   
Black River Falls, WI 54615
Coordinator: Ginny Schuld
W12658 Charcoal Rd, Hixton, 54635 
(715) 963-3200
poodlpad@centurytel.net

Fond du Lac

Online Entry Due: Friday, August 18, 2017
Artwork due: Friday, September 29, 2017, 9-11 am
(Limit 2 works per artist)
Workshop:   Saturday, November 4, 2017, 9 am - 3 pm
Place: Fond du Lac Senior Center, 151 E. First St, Fond du Lac, WI 54935
Make check payable to sponsor: Fond du Lac Artist Association
Coordinator: Fran Schmid
1220 Winchester Ave.
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
(920) 322-0495
dhschmid@charter.net

Sun Prairie

Online Entry and Payment Due: Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Make check payable to: Marilyn Knipfer
Artwork due: Saturday, November 4, 2017, 9:00-9:30 am,
(artists must provide their own floor or tabletop display easels)
(limit 2 pieces per artist)
Public Reception: NA
Workshop Date/Time: Saturday, November 4, 2017, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: 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

Woodruff 

Online Entry Due: Saturday, September 23, 2017
Make check payable to sponsor: Lakeland Art League
Artwork due: Saturday, September 30, 2017, from 9-11am
Workshop Date/Time: Saturday, November 4, 2017, 9am-3pm
Location: Howard Young Medical Center, 240 Maple Street, Woodruff WI 54568
Coordinator: Jeanette Krueger
11165 Fox Fire Road
Arbor Vitae, WI 54568
(715) 356-6470
foxfirecamp@frontier.com

Wausau

Online Entry and Payment Due: Saturday, September 9, 2017
Make check payable to sponsor: WI Valley Art Association
Artwork due: Sunday, September 17, 2017, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Public Reception: Friday, October 6, 2017, 5:00-7:00 pm
Workshop Date/Time: Sunday, November 12, 2017, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Center for the Visual Arts, 427 N. 4th St., Wausau, WI 54403
Coordinator: Lynn Block, 3190 Evergreen Rd., Marathon, WI 54448,
715-443-2151, L2block@frontier.com  
Jessie Hlad, 1004 Winton St., Wausau, WI 54403
715-845-3579, jessie.hlad@charter.com

Platteville

Online Entry Due: Thursday, September 21, 2017
Artwork and Payment Due: Saturday, September 30, 2017, 10am-4:30pm or Sunday, October 1, 2017, noon-4:30pm
Make check payable to: UW-Platteville
Public Reception Date/Time: Saturday, November 11, 2017, 2-3pm
Workshop Date/Time: Saturday, November 11, 2017, 9am-3pm
Location: Harry and Laura Nohr Gallery
University of Wisconsin-Platteville
1 University Plaza
Platteville, WI  53818-3099
Coordinator: Tom Cabezas
608-342-ARTS(2787)
cabezast@uwplatt.edu