3 Reasons to Give This holiday season, please show your support for Walker's Point Center for the Arts and our mission by giving us a year-end contribution of $25, $50, $150, $500, or $5 a month. If you need some convincing,…
December 4, 2015 – January 23, 2016 Opening reception: Friday, December 4, 5–9 pm. Juror presentation and awards ceremony at 7:00 pm. Closing Reception: Winter Gallery Night – Friday, January 22, 5–9 pm. The Coalition of Photographic Arts (CoPA) and…
Friday, December 11, 5–7 pm
You are cordially invited to an evening of youth visual and performing arts. Join us in celebrating the accomplishments of our Hands-on youth arts program students, as they proudly present their artwork in mediums of printmaking, drawing, sculpture, movement, dance and more!
Come see the wonderful
Walker’s Point Center For the Arts is seeking emerging artists to join our team of in-school artist-in-residents for the spring semester. Artists will lead students in 4–8 week projects in schools. Both visual and performing artists are accepted.
Artists will work closely with MPS schools and students to implement an visual or performing arts workshops
Twice Monthly | FREE | For ages 6–15
Part of After School Art Classes
Join us twice a month for a Wednesday afternoon of body movement, rhythm and dance! We are excited to have the magnificent dancer and choreographer Krislyn World as our WORK IT OUT! Wednesdays instructor. She will bring her passion and talent to the classroom and get students engaged and MOVING! (Read more about Krislyn below).
Schedule | Program
NOVEMBER 11 & 18
Salsa & Latin Dance
November 23–25, 2015
The month of November is National Native American Heritage Month, and WPCA is honoring Native American culture & history in this three-day workshop.
Each year, our arts educators lead students in creating an ofrenda to honor someone who has had an impact in the arts and art education. This year, Arts Education Coordinator MaiKue Vang and the students are honoring Milwaukee artist and philanthropist Mary Nohl.
WPCA’s arts education programming directly benefits from Mary’s legacy and would not exist without the funding from Greater Milwaukee Foundation Mary L. Nohl Fund. The funding helps us provide after school art classes
Join us for art making, face painting and community spirit at the 6th annual Día de los Muertos Parade on Saturday, October 31. Come say hi and walk with us around our wonderful neighborhood in the procession. 11:00 am Face…
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23nd Annual Dia de los Muertos Exhibition
October 16 – November 21, 2015
Opening Reception: Fall Gallery Night, Friday, October 16, 5–9 pm.
Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a celebration honoring loved ones who have passed and a time to reflect on those who are still with us. Colorful ofrendas (offerings/altars) commemorate the dead and welcome their returning souls during the holiday. The exhibition not only presents a cultural and art experience, but also offers stories of those who, even in their absence, prove to be impactful and continue to inspire.