Celebrating Art Education in Wausau and the Surrounding
Community for 60 years
The WVAA was formed a 1951 with the purpose of promoting the arts by bringing lectures, exhibits and workshops to the area.
We also raise money to further Art Education through scholarships and grants to area schools, organizations and for individuals to attend art workshops.
The WVAA is a non-profit organization open to all interested professional and non-professional artists, crafts people, students and patrons of the arts, as well as art enthusiasts.
More information on Events and Activities
Interested in Joining? - Membership Application Form
WVAA is now a non-profit 501-3c association. Therefore sponsorships and donations can be accepted, and are tax deductible.
40th Anniversary of Art in the Park
Member Art Show
At CVA Loft January 5-March 12, 2016
Registration due Dec 16, 2015( artwork due Jan 2 or 4th at the CVA)
Find the prospectus for the Wisconsin Valley Art Association (WVAA) Member Art Show that will be held in the Loft at the Center for Visual Arts (CVA) from Jan 5 to March 12. This is the same time period that the prestigious Midwest Seasons Art Exhibit is held in the Main Gallery of the CVA. The Opening Gala for both exhibits will be held Friday Jan 15 from 5-7 pm.
What does this mean to you as an artist? This is a wonderful opportunity for you to get your artwork into the CVA, and then viewed, eligible for cash awards, and available for purchase, during one of the most popular (and well-attended) exhibits of the season at the Center for Visual Arts.
What do you have to do to take advantage of this wonderful opportunity? It's easy as 1-2-3.
1. Complete and return your Member Show Application by the Dec. 16 deadline along with check w ritten to WVAA for Member show registration. Registrations may be mailed to: Jeff Lange 802 Fairway Dr. Mosinee, WI. 54455
2. Complete and return your WVAA Membership Form for 2016 along with check written to WVAA for membership, by Jan. 4, 2016. Memberships may be mailed/given to Jeff Lange along with your registration OR may be mailed/given: to Lawrence Piper WVAA Treasurer 221 N 152 Ave Marathon, WI 54448
3. Deliver your artwork (with art work labels attached to the back of the piece) to the CVA by Jan 4, 2016