Michelle Richeson
Elmer Petersen

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.

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Jul 07

Equine Art 2015

Emerald Downs

Auburn, WA Reception 5:00

Deborah Dendler is exhibiting a porcelain sculpture at the Equine Art 2015 exhibition in Auburn, WA.

Jul 07


Gallery Marzen

Madison Reception

Wonderland is a joint show, with myself and Elsie Berget. It will feature the wonders of nature and also is a tribute to Alice in Wonderland, which was published 150 years ago. The show will feature all types of Alice related

Jul 09

Just A Second

Brooklyn Art Library

Brooklyn, NY Reception 5-9

Just A Second is an international exchange and exhibition of prints.

Jul 10

One Family: It's in our Nature

Art Z Gallery

Amery Reception 5-8 PM

A show of 2D and 3D works by the family members of Dale and Helen Hostvet

Jul 11

Lemon Steet Gallery Featured Artist Exhibit

Lemon Street Gallery & ArtSpace

Kenosha Reception 6:00pm

Metal sculptor Matt Bellefeuille, acrylic painter Richard Braunshausen and photographer Angela Williams-Duea are the featured artists in the Brick Gallery, located inside Lemon Street Gallery during the month of July