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Woodson Art Museum Receives National Endowment for the Arts Grant to Support Upcycled Style Exhibition and Programs

WAUSAU, WISCONSIN: The Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum is one of 150 not-for-profit organizations nationwide and the only Wisconsin organization beyond Milwaukee to receive an NEA Challenge America Fast-Track grant, National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Senior Deputy Chairman Joan Shigekawa announced this week.

Enigmatic Glass Artwork and Jewelry Exhibitions Featured at Woodson Art Museum

WAUSAU, WISCONSIN: Glass artwork by David Huchthausen, a Seattle artist with central Wisconsin roots, comprises a retrospective exhibition at the Woodson Art Museum that highlights the evolution of his artwork and its impact on American studio glass.

Taxidermist & Bronze Sculptor’s Residency Oct. 21-27

WAUSAU, WISCONSIN: A second-generation former Smithsonian taxidermist turned full-time bronze sculptor shares insights from his dual careers throughout his artist residency, Monday through Sunday, October 21-27, at the Woodson Art Museum.

Multisensory Event at the Woodson Art Museum Enlivens Blindness Awareness Month

WAUSAU, WISCONSIN: What’s it like to go through life without sight? All ages are invited to engage in a multisensory event “A Taste of Life Without Sight” at the Woodson Art Museum, Saturday, October 19, 1-3 pm, part of a worldwide educational campaign during Blindness Awareness Month.

Birds in Art 2013 Debuts at Woodson Art Museum September 7

September 7 through November 10, 2013 WAUSAU, WISCONSIN: Opening festivities for this year’s 38th-annual “Birds in Art” exhibition at the Woodson Art Museum feature a presentation by the 2013 Master Artist Terry Miller and Artists in Action on Saturday morning, September 7.

Woodson Art Museum 2013 Master Wildlife Artist Shares Insights September 7

WAUSAU, WISCONSIN: The Woodson Art Museum 2013 Master Artist, who will be honored during the Museum’s 38th annual “Birds in Art” exhibition opening, shares insights during a presentation on Saturday, September 7.

Wausau’s Artrageous Weekend Three-Site Community Art Extravaganza Is Back!

Saturday & Sunday, September 7-8, 2013 WAUSAU, WISCONSIN: This year’s 24th-annual Wausau’s Artrageous Weekend, Saturday and Sunday, September 7-8, offers fun for all ages during north central Wisconsin’s biggest three-venue art extravaganza, spanning both sides of the Wisconsin River. This early fall weekend favorite overflows with art.

Family Fest Features Open-Air Art Making

Tuesday, August 13 through Tuesday, August 20, 2013 WAUSAU, WISCONSIN: The third-annual Family Fest, a weeklong art-making festival at the Woodson Art Museum, features different mediums each day beginning Tuesday, August 13 and culminating with an expanded Toddler Tuesday offering art projects, family yoga, and music-making on Tuesday, August 20.

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