New Staff Appointments at the Division of the Arts

We are delighted to announce two new staff appointments — Heather Owens has been appointed Arts Outreach and Engagement Coordinator, and Liz Root is the new Arts Recruitment Coordinator. The new Arts Outreach and Engagement …

Division of the Arts Announces New Undergraduate Award, Issues Call for Applications and Nominations for Creative Arts Awards

The University of Wisconsin–Madison Division of the Arts has issued a call for applications and nominations for the annual Creative Arts Awards. Up to $122,500 is available to award this year in support of all …

Division of the Arts launches new website and Call for Proposals for its Interdisciplinary Arts Residency Program

The University of Wisconsin–Madison Division of the Arts has launched a new website for its Arts Residency Programs, synchronized with the opening of the call for proposals for the 2023–24 cycle of its Interdisciplinary Arts …

Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access (IDEA) Committee Year 2 Update

The Division of the Arts’ Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access (IDEA) Committee was formed to turn our commitment to embrace and serve all members of our diverse arts community into meaningful action. The Committee is …

Announcing Finalist Groups for 2022 Arts Business Competition – April 27, 2022

The University of Wisconsin-Madison Arts Business Competition is a campus-wide competition created to support and encourage new thinking and innovative ideas in the form of an art exhibition, event, series, commercial venture or other artistic …

Judy Frater’s interdisciplinary arts residency events and exhibition “Coming Together: Culturally Inspired Creation” (April 20-May 27) at UW–Madison

This spring semester, Judy Frater is the University of Wisconsin–Madison Division of the Arts’ interdisciplinary artist-in-residence. Judy Frater is a curator, author and school director who lived in the Kutch region in Northwest India for …

UW–Madison to host screendance practitioner, body-percussionist and lecturer Omari ‘Motion’ Carter for International Visiting Artist Program

The University of Wisconsin–Madison Division of the Arts welcomes Omari ‘Motion’ Carter to campus April 7–15, 2022 through the International Visiting Artist Program (IVAP). A collaboration between the Division of the Arts and the International …