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 Helen Klebesadel at 608-262-3056. E-mail hklebesadel@dcs.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

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

Exhibits/Workshops

Exhibits/workshops are listed below by date. Click on a city for more information.

Jan 25, 2014

Whitewater

Feb 15, 2014

Hartford

Mar 29, 2014

Richland Center

Apr 19, 2014

Madison

May 3, 2014

Monroe

May 10, 2014

Tomah

May 17, 2014

Waukesha/
Oconomowoc

June 7, 2014

Eagle River

June 7, 2014

Wautoma

June 21, 2014

La Crosse

June 28, 2014

Beloit

June 28, 2014

Rhinelander

July 12, 2014

Grafton

Aug 23, 2014

Janesville

Aug 23, 2014

Black River Falls

Aug 23, 2014

Fond du Lac

Sept 6, 2014

Greendale

Nov 1, 2014

Woodruff

Nov 8, 2014

Wausau

Nov 15, 2014

Platteville

March 1, 2015

Prairie du Sac

Mar 28, 2015

Richland Center

Apr 11, 2015

Madison

May 30, 2015

Portage

June 6, 2015

Wautoma

July 15, 2015

Grafton

 

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.

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Typical Workshop Day

9:00am - Registration, reception, networking and exhibit viewing

10:00am - Guest artist's demonstration or lecture

12:00pm - Lunch break

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

2:00pm - Critique, evaluation, discussion or artworks

3:30pm - Adjourn and take home your artwork



Upcoming exhibits/workshops

(Listed by date)

Winter 2014

Whitewater

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Entry Blank Due: Wednesday, January 1, 2014
Artwork due
: Saturday, January 4, 2014, 9:30-10:30 am
Workshop: Saturday, January 25, 2014, 9:30 am-2:30 pm
Place: Cultural Arts Center, 402 W. Main St, Whitewater, WI 53190
Make check payable to sponsor: Whitewater Arts Alliance (WAA)
Coordinator: Joyce Follis, 252 S. Armdor Dr., Whitewater, WI 53190, (262) 473-2360, follisj@charter.net

Hartford

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Entry Blank Due: Monday, December 30, 2013
Artwork due
: Tuesday, January 7, 2014, 2-5:30 pm (limit 2 pieces per artist)
Artists' Reception: Friday, January 31, 2014, 6:30-7:30 pm
Workshop: Saturday, February 15, 2014, 10 am-2 pm
Place: Schauer Arts and Activities Center, 147 N. Rural St., Hartford, WI 53027
Make check payable to sponsor: SCHAUER ARTS AND ACTIVITIES CENTER
Coordinator:  Greg Torgeson, 147 N. Rural St., Hartford, WI 53027, (262)-844-5257, Pawnee333@yahoo.com

Richland Center

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Entry Blank Due: Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Sponsor:
RICHLAND AREA ARTS COUNCIL (RAAC)
Artwork Due:
Saturday, March 1, 2014, 10 am-noon
Workshop:
Saturday, March 29, 2014, 9 am-3 pm
Place:
Schmitt Woodland Hills Retirement Center, 1400 Seminary St., Richland Center, WI 53581
Coordinator:
Nanci Buchanan, E4914 Timberline Rd., Spring Green, WI 53588, (608) 588-2780, nancibuchanan@frontier.com

 

Spring 2014

Madison

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Entry Blank Due: Saturday, February 15, 2014 (send to Vina Yang)
Artwork due
:  Saturday, March 8, 2014, 9am- noon, Pyle Center, Rm 111 (limit 2 pieces per artist)
Workshop: April 12, 2014, 10am-3pm
Place: Pyle Center, Rm 111 (AT&T Lounge), UW–Madison, 702 Langdon St., Madison, WI 53706
Make check payable to sponsor: Vina Yang
Coordinators: C.K. Chang, 608-833-1485, ckhakka7601@yahoo.com, Jean Lang, 608-824-9655, jeanalamo@aol.com, Mary Ellen Hagenauer, 608-845-9651, mehagenauer@gmail.com, and Vina Yang, 3423 Ice Age Lane, Verona, WI 53593, 608-798-1005, vyang@aol.com.

Monroe

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Entry Blank Due: Friday, March 7, 2014
Make check payable to sponsor: MONROE ARTS CENTER
Artwork due: Friday, March 14, 2014, 10am-5pm or Saturday, March 15, 2014, 10am-5pm (limit 2 pieces per artist)
Opening reception: Friday, March 21, 2014, 5-7pm
Workshop: Saturday, May 3, 2014 from 9:30am-noon
Place: Monroe Arts Center, 1315 11th Street, Monroe, WI 53566
Coordinator: Dunnell Kendrick, Gallery Director, 1315 11th Street, Monroe, WI 53566, (608) 325-5700

Tomah

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Entry Blank Due: Friday, April 4, 2014
Make check payable to sponsor: TOMAH ARTS GUILD (TAG)
Artwork due: Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 1-5 pm
Workshop: Saturday, May 10, 2014, 9 am-3 pm
Place: Community Theater Building, 907 Kilbourn Ave., Tomah, WI 54660
Coordinator: Ginny Schuld, W12658 Charcoal Rd., Hixton, WI 54635, (715) 963-3200, poodlpad@centurytel.net

Waukesha/Oconomowoc

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Entry Blank Due: Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Sponsor: WAUKESHA CREATIVE ARTS LEAGUE (WCAL)
Artwork due: Saturday, April 12, 2014, 10am-noon (limit 2 pieces per artist)
Workshop: Saturday, May 17, 2014, 9am-3:30pm
Place: Oconomowoc Arts Center, 641 E. Forest St., Oconomowoc, WI 53066
Make check payable to sponsor: WAUKESHA CREATIVE ARTS LEAGUE (WCAL)
Coordinator: Kathleen Hosch, 467 E. Red Pine Circle, Dousman, WI 53118, 262-965-3101, khosch@wi.rr.com

Eagle River

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Entry Blank Due: Saturday, May 3, 2014
Sponsor: HEADWATERS ART LEAGUE (HAL)
Artwork due: Saturday May 10, 2014, 9:30-11 am
Workshop: Saturday, June 7, 2014, 9:15 am-3 pm
Place: Olson Memorial Library, 203 N. Main St., Eagle River, WI 54521
Make check payable to sponsor: HEADWATERS ART LEAGUE (HAL)
Coordinator: Jane O’Brien, Box 517, Eagle River, WI 54521, (715)-479-8329, Darbyo7@frontier.com

Wautoma

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Entry Blank Due: Saturday, May 31, 2014
Artwork due: Saturday, June 7, 2014, 8-10 am (Bring own easels or display device)
Workshop: Saturday, June 7, 2014, 10 am-noon (Club members will provide potluck luncheon)
Place: Town of Marion Town Hall, N1279 County Rd Z, Wautoma, WI 54982
Make check payable to sponsor: RURAL REMBRANDT ART CLUB
Coordinator: Audrey Bunchkowski, W5871 Fountain Ct., Neshkoro, WI 54960, (920) 293-8969, abunch@centurylink.net
Send applications to: Stephanie Walter, 2898 Oakwood Lane, Oshkosh, WI 54904, (920) 231-6695

La Crosse

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Entry Blank Due: Monday, June 9, 2014. Need a form? Email Marlene Salls (below).
Artwork due: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 11am-5pm
Artist's Reception: Saturday, June 21, 2014, 12n-3p
Workshop: Saturday, June 21, 2014, 10am-12n
Place: University of Wisconsin-La Crosse Art Department – Art Gallery, Corner of 16th and Vine Streets, La Crosse, WI 54601
Make check payable to sponsor: MISSISSIPPI RIVER ARTISTS ASSOCIATION
Exhibit Open to Public: Friday, June 13-Saturday June 21, Gallery Hours: 11am-4pm
Coordinator: Marlene Salls, 2206 Loomis Street, La Crosse, WI 54603, 608-779-6591 for questions prior to day of drop off, or marlene31647@gmail.com

Beloit

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Entry Blank Due: Friday, May 23, 2014
Artwork due: Tuesday, June 3, 2014, 10 am-4 pm (Limit of 2 pieces)
Reception: Friday, June 6, 2014, 5-8 pm
Workshop: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 9:30 am-3 pm
Place: Beloit Fine Art Incubator Gallery, 520 East Grand Ave., Beloit, WI 53511
Make check payable to sponsor: JODY COVINGTON
Coordinator: Jody Covington, 4447 E State Rd 67, Beloit, WI 53511, (608)-362-0734, Jody.covington@inwave.com

Rhinelander

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Entry Blank Due: Friday, May 16, 2014
Artwork due: Tuesday, May 27, 2014, noon-3 pm
Workshop: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 9 am-3 pm
Place: Nicolet College Art Gallery, Nicolet College, Highway G, Rhinelander, WI 54501
Make check payable to sponsor: NICOLET COLLEGE
Coordinator: Katy Ralph, Director Nicolet Art Gallery, PO Box 518, Rhinelander, WI 54501, (715) 365-4556, kralph@nicoletcollege.edu

Grafton

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Entry Blank Due: Saturday, May 10, 2014
Sponsor: NSAA - Arts Mill
Artwork due: Saturday May 17, 2014, 10 am-noon
Reception: Thursday, June 12, 2014, 6-8 pm
Workshop: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 9:30 am-2:30 pm
Place: The Arts Mill, 2nd floor, 1300 14th Ave., Grafton, WI 53024
Make check payable to sponsor: NSAA - Arts Mill
Coordinator: Paula DeStefanis and Valorie Schleicher, Arts Mill, c/o WRAP, 1300 14th Ave., Grafton, WI 53024, 414-771-8541, applyfineart@vlsculptures.com

Janesville

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Entry Blank Due: Friday, July 22, 2014 (mail to L’Atelier Studio, address below)
Make check payable to sponsor: JANESVILLE ART LEAGUE
Artwork due: Thursday, July 31, 2014,from 10-11:30 am
Workshop: Saturday, August 23, 2014, 9:30 am-3 pm
Place: Janesville Performing Art Center, 408 S. Main St., Janesville, WI 52545
Coordinator: Claudia Fitzgerald, c/o L’Atelier Studio, 509 Laurel Ave., Janesville, WI 53548
Questions? Contact Nancy McKinnon at 608-752-0679 or Barbara Leonard at 608-754-6630 or email: bleonard6000@wildblue.net

Black River Falls

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Entry Blank Due: Friday, August 1, 2014
Make check payble to sponsor: GINNY SCHULD
Artwork due: Wednesday, August 6, 2014, 2-5 pm
Reception: Morning of the Workshop
Workshop
: Saturday, August 23, 2014, 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, poodlpad@centurytel.net

Fond du Lac

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Entry Blank Due: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Make check payble to sponsor: FOND DU LAC ARTIST ASSN
Artwork due: Wednesday, August 6, 2014, 9-11am (submit up to 2 artworks)
Workshop: Saturday, August 23, 2014, 10am-3pm
Place: Langdon Divers Community Gallery, Fond du Lac Public Library, 32 Sheboygan St., Fond du Lac, WI 54935
Coordinator: Fran Schmid, 1220 Winchester Ave., Fond du Lac, WI 54935, (920) 322-0495, dhschmid@charter.net

Greendale

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Entry Blank Due: Saturday, July 26, 2014
Make check payble to sponsor: GREENDALE PUBLIC LIBRARY FOUNDATION, INC.
Artwork due: Monday, July 28-Saturday, August 2, 2014 (M-Th, 10 am-8 pm, F-Sat, 10 am-5 pm)
Workshop: Saturday, September 6, 2014, 9 am-3:30 pm
Place: Greendale Public Library, 5647 Broad Street, Greendale, WI 53129
Coordinator: Gary Warren Niebuhr, 5647 Broad Street, Greendale, WI 53129, (414) 423-2136 X 225, Fax: (414) 423-2139, Gary.niebuhr@mcfls.org

 

Fall 2014

Woodruff

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Entry Blank Due: Saturday, September 27, 2014
Make check payble to sponsor: LAKELAND ART LEAGUE
Artwork due: Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 9-11 am
Workshop: Saturday, November 1, 2014, 9 am-3 pm
Place: Minocqua Public Library, 415 Menominee St., Minocqua, WI 54548
Coordinator: Jeanette Krueger, 11180 Fox Fire Road, Arbor Vitae, WI 54568, (715) 356-6470, foxfirecamp@frontier.com

Wausau

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Entry Blank Due: Saturday, November 1, 2014
Make check payble to sponsor: WISCONSIN VALLEY ART ASSOCIATION
Artwork due: Saturday, November 8, 2014, 10 am-1 pm
Workshop: Saturday, November 8, 2014 from 1-3:30 pm
Reception: Friday, November 21, 2014 from 5-7 pm
Place: Center for the Visual Arts (CVA), 427 N. 4th St., Wausau, WI 54403
Coordinators: Lynn Block, 3190 Evergreen Rd., Marathon, WI 54448, (715) 443-2151, L2block@frontier.com
Lynn Ott, 409 N. 11th St., Wausau, WI 54403, (715) 848-1204, Lynnie63@frontier.com

Platteville

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Entry Blank Due: Friday, September 26, 2014
Sponsor: ROUNTREE GALLERY
Artwork due: Saturday, October 4, 2014, 10 am-4:30 pm and Sunday, October 5, 2014, noon-4:30 pm
Workshop: Saturday, November 15, 2014 from 9–3 pm
Place: Rountree Gallery, 385 East Main Street, Platteville, WI 53818
Coordinator: Rountree Gallery, Director Rountree Gallery 385 East Main Street; P.O. Box 780 Platteville, WI 53818, (608) 348-6719, rtgallery@yousq.net www.platteville.org

Spring 2015

Prairie du Sac

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Entry Blank Due: Saturday, January 10, 2015
Make checks payable to sponsor: DAVID CARPENTER
Artwork due: Sunday, January 18, 2015, noon-3pm or Tuesday, January 20, 10am-2pm (limit 2 pieces per artist)
Artist's Reception: Thursday, February 12, 2015, 3:30-6pm
Workshop
: Saturday March 1, 2015, 9:30am–3:30pm
Place: River Arts Center, Sauk-Prairie High School, 105 9th Street, Prairie du Sac, WI 53578
Coordinator: David Carpenter, 53 Cherokee Circle #201, Madison, WI 53704, 608-442-6958 or 608-239-1310, dcarpenter3@charter.net

Richland Center

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Entry Blank Due: Saturday, Feb 28, 2015
Make checks payable to sponsor: RAAC or Richland Area Arts Council
Artwork due: Saturday, March 7, 2015, 10am-noon
Artist's Reception: Thursday, February 12, 2015, 3:30-6pm
Workshop
: Saturday, March 28 from 9:30am-noon, judging and critiques 1-2pm
Place: Schmitt Woodland Hills Retirement Center
1400 Seminary St
Richland Center, WI 53581
Coordinator: Nanci Buchanan
E4914 Timberline Rd
Spring Green, WI 53588
608-588-2780 or nancibuchanan@frontier.com

Madison

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Entry Blank Due: Saturday, January 31, 2015 (send to Vina Yang)
Artwork due: Saturday, February 28, 2015, 9am- noon, Pyle Center, Rm 111 (limit 2 pieces per artist)
Workshop: April 11, 2015, 10am-3pm
Place: Pyle Center, Rm 111 (AT&T Lounge), UW–Madison, 702 Langdon St., Madison, WI 53706
Make check payable to sponsor: VINA YANG
Coordinators: C.K. Chang, 608-833-1485, ckhakka7601@yahoo.com, Jean Lang, 608-824-9655, jeanalamo@aol.com, Mary Ellen Hagenauer, 608-845-9651, mehagenauer@gmail.com, Vina Yang, 3423 Ice Age Lane, Verona, WI 53593, 608-798-1005, vyang@aol.com.

Waukesha

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Entry Blank Due: Wednesday, March 31, 2015
Sponsor: WAUKESHA CREATIVE ARTS LEAGUE (WCAL)
Artwork due: Saturday, April 18, 2015, 10am-12noon (limit 2 pieces per artist)
Workshop: Saturday, May 30, 2015, 9am-3pm
Place: Oconomowoc Arts Center, 641 E. Forest St., Oconomowoc, WI 53066
Coordinator: Kathleen Hosch, 467 E. Red Pine Circle, Dousman, WI 53118, (262) 965-3101, khosch@wi.rrcom

Portage

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Entry Blank Due: Wed, April 1, 2015 (Limit 2 artworks per artist)
Artwork due: Wed, April 29, 2015 between 12n and 3pm
Artist's Reception: Friday, May 1, 2015 from 4 to 6pm
Workshop: Saturday May 30, 2015 from 10-3pm
Place: The Drury Gallery at Portage Center for the Arts, 301 East Cook Street, Portage WI 53901
Make check payable to sponsor: Portage Center for the Arts (PCA)
Coordinator: Heidi Royal, Portage Center for the Arts, PO Box 866, Portage WI 53901, 608-742-5655, portagecenterforthearts@frontier.com, www.portagecenterforthearts.com

Wautoma

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Entry Blank Due: Saturday, May 30, 2015
Artwork due: Saturday, June 6, 2015, 8-9am
Artist's Reception: Friday, June 12, 2015, 6-8 pm
Workshop: Saturday, June 6, 2015, 10am-3:30pm. (Includes potluck luncheon)
Place: (Town of Spring Lake)
Marion Town Hall
N1279 County Road Z
Wautoma, WI 54982
Make check payable to sponsor: RURAL REMBRANDT ART CLUB
Coordinator: Audrey Bunchkowski
W5871 Fountain Ct
Neshkoro, WI 54960
920-293-8969
abunch@centurylink.net
Mail Entry Blank and Check to: Stephanie Walter
2898 Oakwood Lane
Oshkosh, WI 54904
920-231-6695

Grafton

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Entry Blank Due: Saturday, May 9, 2015
Artwork due: Saturday May 16, 2015, 11-5pm
Artist's Reception: Friday, June 12, 2015, 6-8 pm
Workshop: Saturday, July 13, 2015, 9:30am-2:30pm
Place: The Arts Mill, 2nd floor, 1300 14th Ave. Grafton, WI 53024
Make check payable to sponsor: NSAA - Arts Mill
Coordinator: Paula DeStefanis and Valorie Schleicher
Arts Mill, c/o WRAP, 1300 14th Ave. Grafton, WI 53024
262-377-3516, paulac@northshoreacademyofthearts.org