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Art Beyond Sight, Nov. 16, 2019

On Saturday, November 16, 2019, 10:30 am–Noon, individuals with low vision and blindness join Museum educators for a multisensory visit to the Birds in Art galleries followed by hands-on art making inspired by artwork on view. Call the Museum at 715-845-7010 to register.

Happy Post-Holiday Weekend

Bring friends and family during the days after July 4. Have a sparkling post-holiday weekend!

Botanical Art & Upcoming Artist Programs

Artist Wendy Brockman, Thursday – Sunday, August 1 – 4  Known and admired for her elegant and exacting depictions of bird nests, Minnesota-based artist Wendy Brockmanshares her expertise and enthusiasm for botanical art during her residency programs, which include a gallery walk, studio workshop, and in-gallery painting demonstration complementing Botanical Art Worldwide: America’s Flora.

Birds in Art 2019 Artwork Selected

Artwork for the 2019 Birds in Art exhibition was selected in May; see this list of 2019 Birds in Art artists’ names whose work will be included in this fall’s exhibition, on view September 7 through December 1. For more information, see this press release.

Birds in Art Due Date

Thanks to artists who submitted artwork for 2019 Birds in Art jury consideration: the online and postmark deadline was April 22.

Student Art Exhibition on View

Celebrate Youth Art Month and the creative efforts of north central Wisconsin students in grades 5-8 via the 42nd Student Art Exhibition, on view through March 31, 2019. Each March, the nation promotes art education by focusing on student work.

Green Bay Packers Foundation Grant to Support Tactile Exhibition

The Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum received a grant from the Green Bay Packers Foundation to support a future tactile exhibition, inviting all visitors to experience a new way to “see” by touching a selection of artwork from the Museum’s collection.

Wausau’s Artrageous Weekend™ Features Four Venues September 7-8, 2019

Wausau, Wisconsin: The 30th annual Wausau’s Artrageous Weekend, Saturday and Sunday, September 7-8, offers fun for all ages during north central Wisconsin’s biggest art extravaganza, spanning both sides of the Wisconsin River.

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