Kay Brathol-Hostvet
Gary John Gresl

About WVA Wisconsin Visual Artists (WVA) is a not-for-profit membership-based organization made up of visual artists working in a wide variety of media and also supporters of Wisconsin Art. WVA is the oldest art organization in Wisconsin.

The purpose of the WVA is to promote, develop and encourage the creative visual arts in Wisconsin. WVA produces a quarterly magazine that features two Wisconsin artists in each issue. WVA sponsors the Wisconsin Artist Biennial, an exhibit open to all artist over 18 living in Wisconsin. This is a showcase of some of the best contemporary art in Wisconsin. WVA manages this website, where artist members and gallery/museum members may post their exhibits and events. WVA is one of the co-sponsors for the Wisconsin Visual Artist Achievement Awards. WVA has a growing endowment that will help to preserve our future.

The WVA artist membership is divided into three chapters: Southeast (SE) in the Milwaukee area; South Central (SC) in the Madison area; and Northeast (NE) in the Appleton/Green Bay area More About WVA.

Read about WVA History
Sep 04

Got Jazz

Contemporary Art Center

Peoria, IL Reception

Fiber art exhibit by the Fiber Artists Coalition, a group of artists from across the United States. Their interpretations of Jazz and Jazz inspired artwork.

Sep 04


Racine Arts Council

Racine Reception 6 pm

Eruption is an exciting exhibition of contemporary abstract artwork featuring three artists living in Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Melissa Dorn Richards, Jeff Redmon and John Kowalczyk! Each has a distinct style which stands alone,

Sep 05

9th Annual Blue Moon Art Tour

Along Blue Moon Road in Drummond, Wisconsin.


Diana's home studio (Once in a Blue Moon Studio) will be open to the public during this art tour. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day, Sat. and Sun. of Labor Day weekend.

Sep 08

Polarization (with Ray Zovar)

Overture Center, Gallery 3

Madison, WI Reception 6-8:00PM

Ray Zovar and I are presenting our abstract acrylic paintings that deal with the themes of "Division" and "Polarization".

Sep 18

Small Works

Riverwalk Art Center

Fond du Lac Reception 5:00-8:00pm