About CBAC

The Chequamegon Bay Arts Council is a member-oriented, non-profit organization promoting the arts in northern Wisconsin.  Run by a dynamic all-volunteer Board of Directors, CBAC supports local arts and believes a vibrant arts community invigorates the community at large.
The Board of Directors meets on the second Monday of every month at 6:00pm on the 3rd floor of the Washburn Cultural Center. 

Our Mission

The Chequamegon Bay Arts Council is a non-profit member organization that supports, develops, and promotes art and artists in northern Wisconsin.  CBAC was establishes in 1981 and accomplishes the mission by providing:

  • Grants and scholarships in support of artistic development, creation, and presentation
  • Communication with members and the public through various media
  • Art exhibitions, workshops, and special events, including annual fundraising and
  • Membership activities designed to enable us to meet our goals

Our Vision

To assure that residents and visitors have access to art’s enriching possibilities

Our Values

Because we believe that:

  • The arts enrich lives, promote community, foster creativity and showcase diverse cultural perspectives in positive ways
  • The arts foster understanding of our unique place through time
  • Artists need assistance to grow, so our orgainzation invests in the future of the arts

Support CBAC

2023 Board of Directors

LeeAnn Frey, Ann Christensen, Betsy Blanchard, Chris Lindsey, Dorota Bussey, Joanne Meierhofer,
Kathleen Broadwell, Sharon Stewart, Trisha Miller