The tour provides the public a rare, behind-the-scenes glimpse of the innovative and productive world of the working artist. The Studio Tour is a self-guided tour of over 45 visual and performing artists’ studios featuring over 85 artists throughout Racine and Kenosha. Suggested donation $5.
The Preview Party is a one-night only art exhibition and an exciting, fast pace overview of what to expect during the tour. The Preview Party gives the public a chance to view one piece of art from each participating artist, meet the artists, and mark their tour maps for their must-see studio visit selections. Entertainment includes musical and theatre performances, art demonstrations, refreshments, raffle and a cash bar. The Preview Party is FREE.
Supporters of GBTA have included: Racine Community Foundation, Real Racine, Travel Wisconsin, Racine Art Museum, Osborne and Scekic Family Foundation, Kenosha’s Commission on the Arts, University of WI-Parkside, Kenosha Area Convention and Visitor Center, Rival Sports Pub & Grill, Carthage College, Gateway, Uline and the 16th St. Studios.For more information, go to: http://www.getbehindthearts.com/