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Wonders Await in 2017 at Woodson Art Museum

Wausau, Wisconsin: The internationally renowned Birds in Art exhibition in the fall, art of the natural world year-round, and changing exhibitions as varied as M.C. Escher, Contemporary Japanese Ceramics, and Wild Fabrications will be featured during 2017 at the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, always admission free.

Woodson Art Museum to Promote M.C. Escher Art Exhibition with Help from Tourism Grant

Grant funds support online search and social media advertising The Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum is drawing up interest in an exhibition of work by Dutch artist M.C. Escher with help from a $20,000 Joint Effort Marketing (JEM) Grant from the Wisconsin Department of Tourism. The exhibition, “M.C.

Woodson Art Museum Offers Four-Day Iowa Trip

WAUSAU, WISCONSIN: The Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum is offering a four-day trip to experience art museums and architecture in Iowa, June 21-24, 2017. Distinctive buildings showcase the talents of pioneer Louis Sullivan, and Prairie-style architects Frank Lloyd Wright and Walter Burley Griffin.

Wausau’s Artrageous Weekend™ Features Four Venues September 9-10, 2017

URL links to hi-res photos are included at the end of this press release. Wausau, Wisconsin: The 28th annual Wausau’s Artrageous Weekend, Saturday and Sunday, September 9-10, 2017 offers fun for all ages during north central Wisconsin’s biggest art extravaganza, spanning both sides of the Wisconsin River.

Tiffany Glass on View at the Woodson Art Museum

Wausau, Wisconsin: Tiffany Studios leaded-glass lampshades and windows – some of the twentieth century’s most striking, iconic decorative objects – shine in an exhibition that opens at the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum on Saturday, December 3.

Woodson Art Museum Presents 2016 Birds in Art Exhibition

Wausau, Wisconsin: An array of fresh perspectives and artistic insights by more than 100 worldwide artists comprises the internationally renowned 2016 “Birds in Art” exhibition, on view September 10 through November 27 at the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum.

Woodson Art Museum Honors 2016 Master Artist Karen Bondarchuk

Wausau, Wisconsin: The Woodson Art Museum announces Karen Bondarchuk as its 2016 Master Artist who will be honored during the Museum’s 41st annual “Birds in Art” exhibition this fall.

Chair Design Exhibition on View this Summer

Wausau, Wisconsin: Exploring chairs as art – functional and sculptural objects – and offering insights into sublime design, “The Art of Seating: 200 Years of American Design,” remains on view through August 28 at the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum.

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