Creative Wisconsin Month – April 2020

We’ve turned April into Creative Wisconsin Month, including Virtual Creative Wisconsin Day on April 16.  Keep checking this site for actions, information, resources, ideas, and ways to celebrate the arts, culture, and creativity – more important than ever in this time of crisis.

Information and resources you need during the COVID-19 era:

Creative opportunities

Advocacy and action

  • Sign on to Arts Wisconsin’s Legislative Action Center for advocacy actions.
  • Listening sessions and webinars
    • Listening session with Arts Wisconsin and the Wisconsin Arts Board, Fridays at 9 am (next session:  Friday, April 17) and now every other Tuesday at 7 pm (next session:  Tuesday, April 21).
    • Webinar: SBA programs of interest to Wisconsin’s creative sector
      UPDATED DATES/TIMES:  Monday, April 13, 3-4 pm and
      W
      ednesday, April 15, 12-1 pm
      The U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Public Affairs Specialist for Wisconsin, Shirah Rachel Apple, an artist and arts appreciator, will talk with Wisconsin’s creative sector about navigating the SBA’s new loan and debt relief resources. 
    • To participate in all sessions:

Events (to be added as time and energy allow!):

We’re open to all ideas and suggestions about how to keep making Creative Wisconsin Month into a bigger “thing,” so feel free to contact Anne at akatz@artswisconsin.org to discuss!