Wyoming 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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WAC invites you to three public gatherings in Evanston

Wyoming Arts Council staff and board members invite you to attend a series of public gatherings in August to help us develop a long-range plan for the arts in the state. WAC Executive Director Michael Lange urges people to attend and “bring your comments, suggestions and dreams of the future of the arts in Wyoming.”
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Wyoming Arts Council holds town meeting in Sheridan on Aug. 3

The Wyoming Arts Council is holding a Town Meeting on Monday, Aug. 3, from noon-1:30 p.m., at the Sagebrush Community Art Center, 201 E. 5th St., Sheridan. The meeting is open to the public. The WAC is holding these gatherings this summer in ten other communities around the state. WAC Executive Director Michael Lange urges people
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You’re invited to help the WAC create its next strategic plan for the arts in Wyoming

What advocacy efforts are needed to strengthen the arts in Wyoming? How can we strengthen arts education in Wyoming? How can the arts support health and wellness in Wyoming? Those questions, and a few others, are part of the Wyoming Arts Council’s 2015 Strategic Planning Survey. Every five years, the WAC conducts town meetings around
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