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Birds in Art 2017 Artwork Selected

Artwork for the 2017 Birds in Art exhibition was selected in May; see this list of 2017 Birds in Art artists’ names whose work will be included in this fall’s exhibition, on view September 9 through November 26. For more information, see this press release.

See Finished Snow Sculpture

See snow sculptors in action on Saturday & Sunday, Jan.

Purchase Birds in Art Catalogues

The Woodson Art Museum documents its annual Birds in Art exhibitions with well-designed, fully illustrated, four-color catalogues. Get details and purchase the 132-page 2017 Birds in Art catalogue now via this link. See a list of artists featured in this publication.

National Medal Winners Announced

Congratulations to the 2016 winners of the National Medal for Museum and Library Service: Brooklyn Public Library, Madison Public Library, NCSU Libraries, Otis Library, City of Santa Ana Parks, Recreation, and Public Library, Chicago History Museum, Columbia Museum of Art, Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, Mid-America Science Museum, and the Tomaquag…

High School Students: Submit Entries for Portrait Exhibition

Area high school students are invited to submit entries, now through February 19, for a portrait exhibition at the Woodson Art Museum this spring. Humans of Wausau is a juried exhibition, organized by members of the Wausau Area High School Leadership Program (WALP).

Welcome to Our Redesigned Website

Explore Our new website is designed to showcase the artwork, provide a virtual welcome, and convey the essence of the galleries, sculpture garden, and Art Park, our interactive family gallery.

Upcycled Fashions Hit Runway

Thanks to all who volunteered for and attended the Woodson Art Museum’s Recycled Runway fashion show, Saturday evening, May 3. The turnout and enthusiasm for the UW-Madison design students’ creations was outstanding!

Teens Invited to Create Wear Your Words Upcycled Artwork

Wausau, Wisconsin: Area teens are invited to attend workshops, beginning April 1, to create “Wear Your Words” social-action artworks – clothing made from recycled materials – and receive suggestions from an artist before the work is displayed at the Woodson Art Museum this spring.

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