These groups may offer instruction, studio space, gallery space, and other resources for producing visual art.
Center for Photography at Madison
Promotes photography through a broad range of educational programming, exhibitions and the opportunity to share and discuss photographic images.
PO Box 56022, 53705
Chinese Fine Art Association
Raises awareness of various Oriental arts, including traditional Chinese brush painting and calligraphy. A goal is to bring the eastern and western art styles together.
PO Box 56184, 53705
Fall Art Tour
Open studio tour third full weekend in October. In and around Baraboo, Spring Green/Dodgeville and Mineral Point.
Madison Contemporary Fiber Artists
A diverse group of fiber artists who create original art. Meets 6:30 pm fourth Tuesdays Jan.-Oct. at Midvale Community Lutheran Church.
Madison Potters Guild
A cooperative pottery studio with glazing and firing facilities.
7702 Terrace Ave., Middleton, 53562
Madison School & Community Recreation (MSCR)
Recreational and enrichment programs. Ceramics, drawing, sculpture, weaving and more.
3802 Regent St., 53705
Madison Weavers Guild
Meets third Mondays Sept.-May at Oakwood Village-University Woods' Heritage Oaks building to learn the craft of weaving and related textile arts.
Monroe Street Arts Center
Nonprofit community school of the arts. Private music lessons, art lessons, group art classes for kids and adults, garage band, student and faculty recital space.
2526 Monroe St., 53711
Northside Artists Group
A growing collective of visual artists on Madison's northside. About three exhibits a year on the north side and other areas of Madison.
PO Box 950, 53701
Carolyn Gantner, 608-244-2909
Biennial city-wide celebration of photography with exhibits, workshops, classes and lectures.
Printmaking cooperative promoting a vital local culture with education and collaboration of participants of all skill levels.
2717 Atwood Ave., 53704
Silver Buckle Press
Letterpress printing arm of the UW library; publishes books and other materials.
UW Memorial Library, 728 State St., Room 236, 53706
Expands the capabilities, confidence and quality of life for children and adults with disabilities by conducting programs in the visual arts as well as dance, drama, creative writing and music.
1709 Aberg Ave., Suite 1, 53704
Rebranded UW Craftshop, opening September 2014 on the first floor of Memorial Union. Open studio arts facility for ceramics, woodworking, wet darkroom, art metals, glass arts and more. For UW students and faculty and their spouses/domestic partners or Wisconsin Union members (Union membership is open to public).
UW Memorial Union, 800 Langdon St., 53706
Williamson Street Art Center
Art classes and camps for people of all ages and abilities, at the Center and in the community. Sponsors community art projects; artists-in-residence at schools/community centers; Madison Mural Program.
1020 Williamson St., 53703
Wisconsin Center for Book and Paper Arts
Resource center for the art and craft of handmade paper. Studio and equipment rental plus classes.
811 Williamson St., 53703
Nancee Killoran (secretary), 608-284-8394
Wisconsin Pottery Association
Collector/educational group promotes interest in Wisconsin and U.S. pottery made since 1850. Meets 6 pm second Tuesdays (most months) at Goodman Community Center.
PO Box 705, 53701