WRAP WIsconsin Regional Art Program
AWA’s annual Exhibit, Competition and Fundraiser runs annually from May through September. Anyone over the age of 14 can enter and anyone can buy amazing original artwork for just $25. All medium of art accepted - painting, mosaic, photography, wood, weaving and collage are some examples from past years.
Annual State Exhibition and Conference
Each September, State Award winning artwork from regional WRAP Exhibits around the state are exhibited at the Annual State Art Exhibit. This exhibit also includes artwork from the STAMP and Tiny Treasures programs. At the conclusion of the exhibit is the annual AWA Conference, "State Day."
Speaker Professor Derrick Buisch
Derrick Buisch is scheduled to kick off the morning session at 10 am. He is currently serving as the Chair of the Art Department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. A painting professor in Madison since 1997, Buisch has exhibited in many national and regional museum exhibitions including the Tory Folliard Gallery, James Watrous Gallery, Wisconsin Triennials, and University Gallery of the Center for Art & Theatre at Southern Georgia University. Read more >>
Juror and Speaker Roberta Condon
Artist and gallerist, living in Portage, will serve as juror and as one of two conference speakers. She works in pastel and basketry and has won numerous awards and has gained national and international attention, with articles in “The Pastel Journal”, and “L’Art Practique”, a French art publication. Read more >>