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
The annual WVAA Memorial Art Exhibition held each spring is open to all members of the organization. Click her for 2014 Memorial Show application. Application deadline is December 16, 2013.
To participate in this event you must become a member of the WVAA.
This spring show features nearly 100 pieces in the month-long exhibit in a wide variety of mediums.
Contributing artists compete to receive four "Judges Choice" awards and for "Best of Show" award. The $125.00 best of show prize award is given by various sponsors in memory and honor of their loved one.