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More than a village

More than a village

Matt Ellis, Arts and Rec Editor April 4, 2021

The Whitewater Arts Alliance hosts a collection of photographic images by Mark Lawrence McPhail titled “More Than a Village,” which documents his experience in Northern Uganda. The collection features...

ThreadBenders showcases fiber art

Danielle Klais, Arts & Rec Editor February 10, 2020

The ThreadBenders came to the Whitewater Arts Alliance on Jan. 30 to display their unique artistic expression. In 2016, ThreadBenders came together to form a group of women who specialize in fiber art....

Works on display in Cultivating Connection exhibit.

UW-W campus connects with local art community

Scout Springgate, Managing Editor September 24, 2019

The Cultivating Connections exhibit on display in Roberta’s Art Gallery of the University Center showcases the diverse artistic talents of the Whitewater community and shines light on artists beyond...

photo courtesy of Whitewater Arts Alliance

Public art project kicks off

Brenda Echeverria, Arts & Rec Editor January 29, 2019

The Whitewater Arts Alliance kicked off the annual Public Art Project with a presentation by local historian Carol Cartwright at the Cultural Arts Center on Sunday. Cartwright, who is full of anecdotes,...

Artist Jason Miklik describes his process behind his portrait paintings at an exhibit feature his artwork in the Whitewater Cultural Arts Center.

From architecture to art

Brad Allen, Managing Editor March 23, 2018

Jason Miklik stood inside an art gallery decorated with various portraits he’s painted over the years, reminiscing the processes that went into each work of art on display. The gallery was hosted...

WAA promotes cultural and artistic diversity

Hannah Maes, Arts and Rec Editor October 3, 2017

The Cultural Arts Center (CAC) is an important part of the art community in Whitewater, as they promote cultural diversity and host a variety of creative events. The CAC is the historical building...

Exhibit spreads message of body peace

Exhibit spreads message of body peace

November 6, 2014

By Jake Prinsen   A local photographer is tackling society’s standards of beauty towards women with an exhibit that promotes acceptance and self-love. Katy Daixon, owner of Katy Daixon...

Fundraiser held to bring back third show of Summersound

May 11, 2011

Senior Hoops plans event as part of BFA degree Summeround Theatre has been a tradition in Whitewater for over 30 years.  Last year, because of budget cuts, UW-Whitewater’s Theatre / Dance Department...

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