This video shows part of the creative process behind Empty Bowls: A Benefit for Marion Polk Food Share. There are still bowls available for 2012 sale. Please come support this worthy project for the Marion Polk food Share.
Glass blowing returns to the WAC this Spring. Register soon to ensure your spot in one of these great workshops with Lucy Berger. One of our extremely talented demonstrating artists from the Artisan’s Village at...
From March 11-28, selected works from students at area high schools will be on display at the Oaks Gallery at the Willamette Art Center. The opening reception will be Friday, March 15th from 5:30-7:30. Please come show...
Family Clay Sunday is back in full swing. Drop in on Sundays at the WAC for a great family project. You can see the schedule of projects HERE. Cost is only $10.00 for a family of 4 ($3 per each additional person). No...
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The Willamette Art Center (WAC) is Salem's community arts center located at the Oregon State Fairgrounds. We offer art classes and fun for all ages. The WAC operates as the public face of the Friends of the Visual Arts, a non-profit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to improving our community through art and art access.
Hours of Operation
Monday: 10am - 8pm Tuesday: 10am - 8pm Wednesday: 10am - 8pm Thursday: 10am - 8pm Friday: 10am - 5pm Saturday: 9am - 4pm Sunday: Family Clay Sunday on select Sundays (no open studio)
Friends of the Visual Arts
c/o Oregon State Fairgrounds
2330 17th St. NE
Salem, OR 97301-0601