Founded in 1967, the Racine Arts Council encourages, supports, and advocates on behalf of emerging and established artists, artistic groups in our community, and young people interested in the arts. Our programs use the Positive Power of Art to sustain a creative environment for our community.
ArtStart makes art accessible to our community. Organizations we have worked with in the past: LGBTQ Center, Racine Youthful Offender Correctional Facility, Veterans Outreach, HALO, Bethany House and Women’s Resource Center
ArtSeed grant program encourages and enhances the arts in the Racine area and fosters excitement and growth in the arts in our community. Past grant recipients: Choral Arts Society, Racine Art Museum, Over Our Head Players, Racine Heritage Museum, Racine Concert Band.
Lonely Instruments Need Kids (LINK) is designed to give donated instruments to children who are financially unable to purchase or rent an instrument of their own.
Urban Sketchers Racine Kenosha fb sketch group. If you are an artist please join for some to learn about our meetup sketching opportunities.
Kathi Wilson, Executive Director. Office located at 716 College Ave., Racine, WI 53403 Phone: (262) 635-0261; website: www.racineartscouncil.org