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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UPCOMING VISUAL ARTS EVENTS
Jul 01
Wed

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

Jul 01
Wed

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 01
Wed

Recaptured Images

Heritage Credit Union

Prairie du Sac Reception

An exhibition of oil paintings depicting scenes from hikes and travels

Jul 03
Fri

The Flowers Are Burning,

Overture Art Center, Playhouse Gallery

Madison Reception 1:00-4:00

Helen Klebesadel and Mary Kay Neumann share a body of work in watercolor emphasizing flowers as a metaphor of strength and power. Features works by both of the artists and collaborative artworks:
Jul 07
Tue

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.