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.
WAA 2015 NHC High School Student Art Competition
The WAA Community Outreach Program recently sponsored the 2015 NHC High School Student Art Competition in conjunction with the Orange Street Art Fest. For additional information and award winners, click here.
Two Three-day Workshops
The Wilmington Art Association presents two three-day workshops. On Wednesday, July 22 - Friday, July 24, Winston Salem painter, David Kessler, will present an all-media workshop. BIGGER, FASTER, LOOSER PAINTING WORKSHOP, aimed to loosen one up to paint more freely. On Tuesday, October 27 - Thursday, October 29, well-known local artist Betty Brown will teach a three-day watercolor workshop, PAINTING STILL LIFE, LANDSCAPE, AND THE HUMAN HEAD IN WATERCOLOR.
For complete information and registration click here.
2015 SilverArts a statewide Art Competition
The Wilmington Art Association participated in the SilverArts by sponsoring two of the arts the Visual Arts and Heritage Arts. The SilverArts is a statewide Art Competition for adults 50 and over. This Exhibition and Sale was held Friday, May 8th and 9th.
For list of Visual Arts Winners click here.For Heritage Arts Winners, click here.
Click on each vendor logo or name for website
|Ampersand Art||Anonymous||Kay Ballard||Ralph & Pamela Bradley||Kay Bilosoly|
|Shirley Bolden||Eve Brimberry||Denis & Myrna Brown||Betty Brown||Roger & Sara Cates|
|William & Elaine Cooper||Myron & Carole Furman||Robert and Joanne Geisel||Paul & Liz Hosier||Landfall Foundation|
|Anthony and Ann Lees||Ronald & Diane McCord||Thomas & Cheryl McGraw||Bryan McIntyre||John & Joan McLoughlin|
|Pam McNeil||Geoffery & Georgia Newton||Lorena Redding||Rippy Cadillac||James & Frances Summerin|
|Tinga Nursey||Tim & Janie Trulove||Gayle Van Velsor||Bonnie Wendt||Edward & Mary Weingart|