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Wausau’s Artrageous Weekend, Sept. 12-13, Features Four Venues

Wausau, Wisconsin: The 26th annual Wausau’s Artrageous Weekend, Saturday and Sunday, September 12 – 13, offers fun for all ages during north central Wisconsin’s biggest art extravaganza, spanning both sides of the Wisconsin River.

Family Fest, Aug. 18-20, Features Garden-Themed Activities

Wausau, Wisconsin: The Woodson Art Museum’s fifth-annual Family Fest features garden-themed art making, Tuesday through Thursday, August 18 – 20, when all ages drop by the sculpture garden to try different art activities each day, admission free.

Nighttime Garden Photography and Boxes Exhibitions on View June 6 through August 30

Wausau, Wisconsin: Two exhibitions on view June 6 through August 30 feature nocturnal botanical garden photography and boxes inspired by a Colonial-era botanist’s shipping crates reveal seldom-glimpsed nighttime scenes and artists’ reimagined, container creations.

Woodson Art Museum Selects Artwork for 2015 Birds in Art Exhibition

Wausau, Wisconsin: Artwork from 123 artists from throughout the world will be included in this year’s 40th annual Birds in Art exhibition, on view September 12 through November 29, at the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum.

Guitars that Rock the World on View

Wausau, Wisconsin: An exhibition comprising forty iconic guitars – from an acoustic lute to electric guitars – is on view at the Woodson Art Museum where performances, aficionados’ insights, a hands-on Sound Lab, and luthier’s studio feature the instrument that rocks the world.

38th Annual Student Art Exhibition on View through April 4

WAUSAU, WISCONSIN: Colorful and imaginative artwork of 150 north central Wisconsin students in grades 5-8 is featured in the 38th annual Student Art Exhibition, on view through April 4 at the Woodson Art Museum.

Wausau Student Photography On View

WAUSAU, WISCONSIN: A nine-day online vote ended March 8 to select which photographs will be included in a Student Photography Exhibition at the Woodson Art Museum, March 26 through May 31.

NEA Grant to Support Guitar Maker’s Woodson Art Museum Residency

Wausau, Wisconsin: The Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum in Wausau is one of only 163 nonprofit organizations nationwide to receive a National Endowment for the Arts Challenge America grant, NEA Chairman Jane Chu recently announced.

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