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Art Gallery at the Eau Claire Regional Arts Center

About the Eau Claire Regional Arts Center

The State Theatre provides a home base for many Eau Claire area art, theatre, music, and dance organizations.

Discover our Chippewa Valley arts center.

Still have questions?

Get in touch with us by calling 715-832-ARTS or send us an email.

The Confluence Project Needs Your Input

Tuesday, September 18th, 2012

As a part of developing a business plan for the community arts center proposed in the Confluence Project, information and opinion is being sought from the residents of Eau Claire and the surrounding area to gauge the level of audience participation a new venue in Eau Claire might realize.  While some usage can be assumed, as the facility will replace existing venues, additional space will create additional opportunities.

The survey can be accessed online at  Preliminary results will be captured on Friday, September 21.  Additional responses will be included in the final report which will be complete in early November.  The survey and business plan analysis are being completed by VenuWorks.


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Background - The Confluence Project is a public-private partnership that intends to construct a new community arts center, commercial/retail complex and university student housing at the confluence of the Chippewa and Eau Claire rivers in downtown Eau Claire. The Confluence Project is consistent with hundreds of discussions with local citizens and visitors about the need for redevelopment of the South Barstow district, better utilization of the downtown riverfront, and new or improved community events facilities in Eau Claire. The Confluence Project is planned on property commonly referred to as the "Haymarket Site," consisting of the Farmers Store and Market Square buildings that border the downtown Haymarket parking lot. The property is being acquired by Haymarket Concepts LLC. Haymarket Concepts is a partnership between Commonweal Development Corp., Market & Johnson Inc. and Blugold Real Estate LLC, a subsidiary of the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Foundation.


Upcoming Exhibits

Jubilee's Masquerade Ball

Monday, March 27th, 2017

Meet featured artist Thomas Gardner III for Jubilee this year! Watch the video below to see why you don't want to miss this fundraiser for the…


Monday, February 27th, 2017

SAVE THE DATE! The 2017 Jubilee fundraising event date has been set for June 8, 2017! This event will take place at Florian Gardens and our featured…

Call For Artists

Monday, February 27th, 2017

Calling all artists! Make your art into an award for our 2017 Jubilee fundraiser held at Florian Gardens on June 8! We will have a lot of awards to…

Mel Flannery to Perform with the Jazz Orchestra

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

Mel Flannery of Mel Flannery Trucking Co. and Jesus on the Mainline is traveling from New York all the way to the State Theatre to perform with the…

Join our Street Team!

Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

Who wants some free breakfast?! Join our Street Team! We are looking for fun-loving individuals/groups to help us out hand out posters to local…