The Wilmington Art Association is a non-profit organization that provides opportunities for area visual artists to gain community recognition through shows and exhibitions. It offers a forum wherein artists, local craftsmen, and people interested in the visual arts can exchange ideas, learn from each other, and contribute to the community. It provides educational programs, demonstrations, and lectures, which will lead to better public understanding and appreciation of visual arts.

Art Opportunities in the Wilmington area - click here.

The 34th Annual Juried Spring Art Show & Sale

The Wilmington Art Association is pleased to announce the 34th Annual Juried Spring Art Show and Sale on April 8 10, 2016. WAA will be accepting both 2-D (fine art and photography) and 3-D artwork. For Show details and to download prospectus, click - Prospectus.

Registration for the 34th Annual Juried Spring Art Show and Sale is now open.

Click here for Show registration process.

21st Annual Orange Street Artsfest Call For Artists

Calling All Artists for the 21st Orange Street ArtsFest, Memorial Day weekend, Saturday May 28th from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm and Sunday May 29th from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. The celebrated street fair will return to Orange Street next to the Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center and will feature over 80 artists with $550 in prize money. For complete details please visit or email Samantha Herrick, Community Arts Center Director at For Show details, click - Prospectus.

Kay Bilisoly's How'd She Do That? wins Poster Art Contest

The Wilmington Art Association and 34th Annual Juried Spring Art Show and Sale Committee are delighted to announce that Kay Bilisoly's How'd She Do That? has won the Poster Art Contest. This beautiful artwork will be used for Show publicity and printed materials, and will be for sale at the Show in April.

WAA Moves to EBLAST and Blog for E-News!

Wilmington Art Association is updating its communication methods with a new EBLAST/blog! Please consider joining our weekly posts to receive current information about our organization and upcoming art shows. It's as simple as signing up at

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