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Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art

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Figurative Painting At Wausua. Yes Wausau.

I curated an exhibition there recently titled PAINTING THE FIGURE NOW. The space was beautiful. The... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2018
didimenendez
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What a Gem for Contemporary Figurative Art Enthusiasts in the Midwest!

The Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art is an unexpected jewel in the heart of the midwest. Located... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
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20 Jul 2018
“Figurative Painting At Wausua. Yes Wausau.”
18 Jul 2018
“What a Gem for Contemporary Figurative Art Enthusiasts in the Midwest!”
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Reviewed 20 July 2018

I curated an exhibition there recently titled PAINTING THE FIGURE NOW. The space was beautiful. The opening was well attended. The museum is located in downtown Wausau and I stayed at the Jefferson Street Inn which was only a few blocks away. Several great restaurants...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2018

The Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art is an unexpected jewel in the heart of the midwest. Located in downtown Wausau, Wisconsin, a town of approximately 40,000 people, this small museum offers art lovers an opportunity to see outstanding works of figurative art being created by...More

1  Thank Steven D
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Charged $10 for the contemporary arts for sale. Only 2 galleries. The backdoor is unlocked. Hard to find parking. Many other museums have far more and better collections with lower admission fees. $10 for 2 galleries is no doubt overpriced. And the stuff is horrible.

2  Thank K X
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

This place just opened last fall, and is still not quite completed, but it had an amazing one woman show: Samantha French's swimming pool series. The works made you feel like you were underwater with the subjects - very peaceful. The director, David Hummer, has...More

1  Thank kreischer88
Reviewed 18 January 2018

A friend told me about this new museum and I couldn't be more impressed. Really cool building that I'm assuming has a lot of history. Did I forget to mention it is free. Wausau has become our favorite little get away.

2  Thank joshfrederickson11
Reviewed 10 November 2017

How did we score such a cool art museum? A rotating exhibit provides ample eye candy for those who love art. Not a fan of art? Give this place a shot, I bet there will be a piece here that will knock your socks off....More

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Reviewed 25 October 2017

This is a new attraction for Wausau and a wonderful addition to the Midwest art scene. The Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art features artistic works from internationally acclaimed artists from around the country. Wausau already has one acclaimed art museum in the Yawkey-Woodson Museum and...More

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