The Wyoming Arts Council offers an incredible array of programs for organizations and individual artists.
-The Arts for Underserved Populations Program provides resources for communities and diverse populations to ensure that these regions and groups have the best possible access to arts programming.
-The Arts Education Program provides leadership in developing programs, grants and technical assistance to schools and organizations wishing to strengthen arts education.
-Community Development and the Arts The WAC Community Development and the Arts Program serves communities by creating social and economic development opportunities through the arts that benefit Wyoming residents. .
-The goal of the Folk and Traditional Arts Program is to identify, document, preserve, and honor folk arts and traditions throughout Wyoming.
-The WAC supports Individual artists through fellowships, mentorships, professional development grants, artist registries and an artist roster.
- Special events and opportunities include the Governor’s Capitol Art Exhibition, Art in the Parks, Poetry Out Loud, Governor’s Arts Awards and others.
Take a look at the variety of programs that we offer!
Need assistance? Contact the WAC at 307-777-7742.
Programs of the Wyoming Arts Council
Latest Program News
Posted: March 18, 2014
This call comes from WAC arts specialist and folklorist Anne Hatch: “Art of the Hunt” is a research project to gather and document the traditions, stories, and skills of hunters and anglers in Wyoming. The focus of the project is understanding and celebrating the deep-rooted family and community traditions around hunting and fishing, locating the
Posted: August 28, 2013
The Wyoming Arts Council now is accepting nominations for the 2013 Governor’s Arts Awards. Any Wyoming citizen, organization, business or community may be nominated for a Governor’s Art Award. Noted accomplishments should reflect substantial contributions, made in Wyoming, that exemplify a long-term commitment to the arts. Special consideration will be given to nominees whose arts
Posted: August 5, 2013
The Wyoming Arts Council has announced its keynote speakers for the Wyoming Arts Conference in Jackson on Oct. 12-14. Randy Cohen, Vice President of Research and Policy at Americans for the Arts in Washington, D.C., will open the conference on Saturday, Oct. 12, with a 5 p.m. presentation at the Center for the Arts. A