Statewide arts advocacy and support group.
PO Box 1054, 53701
Dane County Cultural Affairs Commission
"Dane Arts" administers grants program; builds community arts partnerships and arts integration across arenas; produces posters, books, calendars, directories and other local arts and history projects.
210 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Rm. 421, 53703
Friends of the Wisconsin Historical Society
Assists with programming, outreach, membership and other volunteer tasks.
816 State St., 53706
Friends of WHA-TV
Supports WHA-TV through fund-raising, community relations, a volunteer system and related administrative services. Conducts pledge drives and auctions and publishes "Airwaves."
821 University Ave., 53706
Local Sounds is an organization focused on promoting, preserving and developing Madison's rich local music scene. Web mag, local music radio app.
PO Box 7695, 53707
Madison Art Guild
Provides artistic support and educational experiences, exhibits member work and advances art appreciation.
PO Box 45422, 53744
Madison Arts Commission
Provides annual grants to artists, arts and community groups in Madison; exhibition program and gallery space. ArtWORKS! provides art education to children at Madison neighborhood centers.
215 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Rm. 200, 53701; PO Box 2985
Madison Blues Society
Hosts annual Blues Picnic in the Park, as well as sponsoring educational programs and harmonica lessons for kids. Meets second Mondays, 6 pm, at the Argus Bar lower level.
PO Box 3202, 53704
Madison Jazz Society
Presents seven concerts and annual festival featuring jazz performers from around the United States; annual grants to schools throughout Wisconsin for jazz education; sponsors the weekly broadcast of Riverwalk on Wisconsin Public Radio.
PO Box 8866, 53708
Madison Music Collective
Works to build jazz/improvisational music community through public events and artist support.
PO Box 2096, 53701
Volunteers work in variety of positions related to special event staffing and planning, office support and library support.
227 State St., 53703
Volunteer members serve as ushers, tour guides and community event support staff.
201 State St., 53703
Stoughton Center for the Performing Arts
Offering classes in dance, drama, music.
2320 Jackson St., Suite 1, Stoughton, 53589
University Opera Props
UW friends group promotes enjoyment of opera productions, student vocal programs; funds annual awards to promising vocal students.
Daniel Shea, 608-836-6911
Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters
Nonprofit membership organization that holds an annual conference, has monthly art exhibits, a lecture series, and provides student and teacher enrichment programs, curriculum enhancement programs and other statewide projects to improve education.
1922 Old University Ave., 53726
Wisconsin Alliance of Artists and Craftspeople Inc.
Supports Wisconsin artists and craftspeople. Sponsors Art Fair off the Square and Winter Art Festival.
PO Box 3262, 53704
Wisconsin Arts Board
Supports development of the arts in Wisconsin. Provides grants and technical assistance to individual artists and arts organizations. 7:45 am-4:30 pm Mon.-Fri.
201 W. Washington Ave.; mailing address PO Box 8690, 53708
Wisconsin Dance Council
Service organization devoted to dance as a fine art.
PO Box 707, 53701
Wisconsin Regional Art Program
Statewide exhibitions and workshops for nonprofessional artists.
21 N. Park St., 7th Floor, 53715
Helen Klebesadel, 608-262-3056
Wisconsin Visual Artists
Supports Wisconsin artists in all media; monthly meetings for member feedback, exhibits. Exhibition opportunities. Membership is juried.