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From all of us at the center for the visual arts

Thank you for the many ways you show your support for the CVA!

Please enjoy the day.

The CVA Gift Shop and Galleries will be closed Thanksgiving Day.

The Gift Shop, located in the Third Street Lifestyle Center (Washington Square) will open on Black Friday from
10-6pm. The galleries will open again on Saturday,
November 28th from 12-4pm. 




The Center for the Visual Arts has three distinct galleries, each showcasing the talented artists of Central Wisconsin.
All events held in the galleries are free and open to the public.


Fibers & Thread - Wrap It Up

November 6 - December 31
Gala: Friday, Nov 13th, 5-7pm

Wisconsin Regional Art Program

November 6 - December 31
Gala: Friday, Nov 13th, 5-7pm

Brock Painting & Artistry
Steven Brock

November 14 -  January 9

Enter Midwest Seasons Now through November 21st, 2015


Click the links below to submit your Prospectus Now


Classes at the CVA School of Art

Mini Art Camp: Australia!

October 13- October 15, 4-6pm

Let's explore the land down under! Native cultures of Australia and New Zealand have some of the most unique and intricate art in the world! Get to know this hidden art treasure in the South Pacific!

Saturday Pottery with Diane

Oct 31 - Dec 5 (skip Nov 28)

Make unique, hand crafted gifts for your loved ones while learning ceramic techniques from a wonderful instructor!

Silverpoint Workshop with Mabel Tousignant

November 14th
10:20 - 2:30 ( 1 hr lunch)

Mabel has always had a love and passion for silverpoint and now she wants to share that with you! Come learn the basics of this beautiful medium! This ancient technique, used by the masters before the days of graphite, is coming back into style! You don't want to miss this!




To be an artist is to believe in life.  
To be a supporter of the arts is to give life!
-Henry Moore