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 Arts Council at 307-777-7742.

Programs of the Wyoming Arts Council


Latest Program News

Wyoming Arts Council Announces FY25 Folk Art Mentoring Grant Recipients

The Wyoming Arts Council is pleased to announce the six recipients of the fiscal year 2025 Folk & Traditional Arts Mentoring Project Grants. The recipients are:  Folk Art Mentoring Project
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Wyoming Arts Council Releases 2024 Wyoming Road Trip Playlist

Summer has finally arrived and folks are eager to kick off their travels right. The musical talent of the Cowboy State provides the perfect soundtrack for any adventure across Wyoming’s
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Bailey Russel named 2024 Wyoming State Parks & Cultural Resources Artist in Residence

The 2024 Wyoming State Parks & Cultural Resources Artist in Residence is Bailey Russel, a photographer based in Laramie whose work ranges from traditional tintypes to large-scale camera obscuras to
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