In-School Artist-in-Residence Program
In-School Artist-in-Residence is part of WPCA’s education program developed to provide art education and cultural enrichment beyond our walls, serving students at local schools and other youth-serving agencies. The program connects artists with local schools, collaborating and working alongside teachers. Projects typically run between 4-8 weeks, created and facilitated by the artists.
These residencies address the increasing demand for arts education in schools Milwaukee area schools. Projects occur during instruction or after school hours. Quality arts programs that have been offered have include: Afro-Caribbean dance, percussion, puppet making, videography, bookmaking, storytelling & spoken words, painting, drawing, printmaking, mural painting, and more!
Download Proposal Form from below. Fill it out and return along with a cover letter (stating reasons of interest and intent), resume and a portfolio of 5 recent works, or if you are a performing/performance artist, a link to a video clip. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Email submission to
Art Education Coordinator
NO LATER THAN January 6th by 12pm.