Fort Atkinson Arts Council is pleased to announce that we will be sponsoring a Jurried Show for Artists at the Hoard Historical Museum. Applications and more information are available here: Juried Art Show Application-Fort Arts Council. Please mark your calendars for the show, which will run from October 17 through 29, 2015. The Opening Reception will be October 17, 2015 from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. We will offer CASH AWARDS for winning artists.
The 5th Annual Arts and Sparks in the Park Art Fair and Welding Rodeo will be held on Saturday, September 26, 2015 (rain date 9/27). More details are available on our Welding Rodeo page. Artists are encouraged to apply NOW for the Fine Arts and Crafts Fair 2015 FACF Application. We are no longer taking applications for the Welding Rodeo–all spots have been filled!
Belong to a non-profit in Fort Atkinson or surrounding areas? If your organization would like to participate with a booth at Arts and Sparks in the Park with an interactive creativity- or recycling-based activity, we have room for you! Here’s the 2015 FACF NON-profit Application–booth fees are waived for non-profits!
The Fort Atkinson Arts Council, a 501 C (3) non-profit organization, is committed to Fort Atkinson’s local community by supporting all art forms including visual arts, theater arts, music, writing, film, photography, sculpture, ceramics, and multi-disciplinary art. Founded in 1983, volunteers have revived our commitment by co-hosting the Annual Winter Arts & Farmers Market, partnering with the Friends of Lorine Niedecker by supporting the Wisconsin Poetry Festival, partnering with the Fort Farmers Market with our Kids Art Tent on Saturdays, partnering with the Wisconsin Arts Board Jefferson County arts network, and through general assistance of arts and artists in the Fort Atkinson area.
Fort Atkinson high school artists had an amazing Badger Conference Art Show today! Best in show to Holland Foelker, in addition to three first..
Just shy of 2 hours…great tunes for free outside at the Hoard Museum
What do you think local artists? Can we make this happen?
We’re happy to be part of this! Last night Jensine Beyer was awarded Senior Artist of the Year which carried a $500 scholarship from the Fort..