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Photos from Fall Gallery Night Opening Reception

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Our annual Dia de los Muertos Exhibition and Nova Czarnecki’s Featured Member Exhibition opened on Fall Gallery Night, October 17, with a festive reception.

Nova Czarnecki‘s paintings have repeatedly been described to transcend between the real and fantasy world. There’s something about her paintings that makes one want to believe that it actually exists in this world.

It was wonderful to see all the artists and families of those who are being remembered with ofrendas and artwork in the Dia de los Muertos Read more →


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2014 Dia de los Muertos Exhibition

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Please join us in this celebration of family and reflection on those who are dear to us, living or dead. There are many ways to get in on the festivities, including the opening reception of our 22nd annual Dia de los Muertos exhibition, featuring ofrendas (alters/offerings) and artwork by local artists and communities.

Exhibition | Workshop | Parade

22nd annual

Día de los Muertos exhibition

October 17 — November 22, 2014
Opening reception: Friday, October 17, 5—9 pm

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Featured Member Exhibition: Nova Czarnecki

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Featured Member Exhibition

Nova Czarnecki

October 17, 2014 — January 3, 2015

We are proud to present the 2014—2015 Featured Member Exhibition series, and opening the season with artist Nova Czarneck. The opening reception will be on Friday, October 17, 5—9 pm. Read more →


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WPCA Member Profile: Caitlin Holdredge

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Since it’s the starting of the school year, we thought it would be fitting to do a profile on one of our members who’s also a college student.

Caitlin Holdredge is a senior at MIAD majoring in illustration. She has also been a volunteer at WPCA since February, helping in variety tasks, including gallery attendant, exhibition planning and assisting in youth art classes. Her upbeat and lively personality adds to the enthusiasm and dedication she brings to the organization. We asked Caitlin to share somethings about her as Read more →


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Photos from the Annual Members Show opening reception

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The opening reception for this year’s Annual Members Show was a huge success! For many artists, the joy of this exhibit not only comes from having their work in our gallery along side other local talents, but also from the sense of community of being among passionate Read more →


Upcoming events
Featured Member Exhibition: Chris Andrews
Jul 26, 2013—Oct 5, 2013

Annual Members Show
Sep 6, 2013—Oct 5, 2013

Film Screening: “Granito de Arena”
Oct 5, 2013—Oct 5, 2013

Featured Member Exhibition: William Mueller
Oct 18, 2013—Jan 4, 2014

Opens Fall Gallery Night.

21st Annual Día de los Muertos Exhibition
Oct 18, 2013—Nov 16, 2013

Día de los Muertos Ofrenditas Workshop
Oct 19, 2013—Oct 19, 2013

4th Annual Día de los Muertos Parade
Nov 1, 2013—Nov 1, 2013

CoPA’s 7th Annual Midwest Juried Photo Exhibition
Dec 6, 2013—Jan 17, 2014

Featured Member Exhibition: Paul Matzner
Jan 17, 2014—Apr 5, 2014

Spring Featured Member Exhibition: Leann Wooten
Apr 25, 2014—Jul 12, 2014

WPCA member artist Leann Wooten presents her work at our spring Featured Member Exhibition.

Her work uses found objects and materials of varied texture and shape to create imagery that are reminiscent of folklore and mythology. Wooten’s approach to art is spontaneous, never preconceived, and tends to explore the world around us by molding it into something new.

Structure and Flow: Everyday Life
Apr 25, 2014—May 31, 2014

Milwaukee artist Gregory Klassen and L.A. based artist Tony Brown collaborates on this exhibition that gives recycled items of various media new life in the form of art. Klassen, a trained painter of the Gerhard Richter’s studio in Dusseldorf, Germany, often creates fluidity and dimension with melding colors and textures — you would swear that the paint […]

Spring Gallery Night – April 25
Apr 25, 2014—Apr 25, 2014

With the long anticipated arrival of spring, WPCA would like to welcome you to join us for TWO exhibition opening during Spring Gallery Night on Friday, April 25 from 5 pm – 9 pm. We are honored to present Structure and Flow: Everyday Life, an exhibition of new works by artists Gregory Klassen and Tony […]

Summer Featured Member Exhibition: Joe Couture
Jul 25, 2014—Oct 4, 2014


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