Welcome to the ARK Center for the Arts

//Featured Events

Viroqua Art for Earth

A Month of Art and Performance at the Ark
Benefitting the River Alliance of Wisconsin and The Ark Cultural Center

Janet Essley's "Daughters of Earth" Exhibit
Featuring 14 colorful and large portraits of women from around the world who work for the basic human right to clean water and food.

Dates & Times:
Showing through Oct. 2nd. Gallery open during all events. Docent led tours at no charge on Fridays from 2 - 4:30 pm.

More Art for Earth Info »

// Classes/Gatherings
at the Ark

There are several weekly classes and gatherings to attend at the Ark.

Complete Classes/Gatherings Calendar »

Upcoming Classes and Gatherings

// Our Story

Artists coming together with a common vision of inspiration and passion.

More Story »

About Us

We are creating a visual and performing arts community center called the ARK, at the church on 401 East Jefferson in Viroqua. Five founding members came together with the vision of supporting and inspiring the arts within the community, and the church felt like the perfect location.

Read More »

What you will see at the Ark


The Ark draws from the talented pool of local Driftless musicians along with regional and national artists.


Local productions are a highlight of the events at the Ark. The Ark is the premiere location for local theatre productions


The Ark has annual art shows along with showcasing local artists on a revolving basis.