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 5:00pm on the 3rd floor of the Washburn Cultural Center. 
2024 Board Members: LeeAnn Frey, Dorota Bussey, Ann Christianson, Sharon Stewart, Kathleen Broadwell, Chris Lindsey, Joanne Meierhofer, Trisha Miller, Ed Vocke and Scogin Zimmermann-Mayo

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

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