Arts Council

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

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“Art of the Hunt” wants your images, recipes and stories

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
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Postmark deadline Oct. 7 for 2013 Governor’s Arts Awards

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
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WAC announces keynote speakers for Oct. 12-14 Wyoming Arts Conference in Jackson

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
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