Artist-In-Residence: Call for Artists


Artist’s Working in Education’s (AWE) mission is to provide youth in the Milwaukee area with arts enrichment programs to enhance human potential, advance learning and cultivate community. AWE is a dynamic nonprofit organization who seeks exceptional candidates with an interest in utilizing their unique talents to support our mission. Our staff, artists, and educators are collaborative, action-oriented, and believe in the potential of youth and Milwaukee neighborhoods. We learn, work, create, and take risks together to push the boundaries of what is possible for youth in Milwaukee.


The Artist-in-Residence program is hiring local professional and emerging artists and art educators to work collaboratively with youth to create  public art. Ideal Lead Artist candidates have prior experience working with youth, creating large-scale +/or public artwork.

 Apply now! (click here) Contact John Kowalczyk ( or 414-933-3877) for more information.