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CoPA's May meeting will be at KASANA in the Third Ward, on the SW corner of Buffalo and Broadway. Doors open at 6pm, food will be available for purchase.

CoPA’s 8th Annual Members’ Exhibition

April 19 - 20, 2013 Gallery Night 

Exhibition Dates: April 25-27, May 2-4


600 East Mason  (Mason and Jackson)

Second Floor(Stairs and Elevator access)

Milwaukee, WI 




Original photographic (film or digital) works executed 2007 or later by registered members of the Coalition of Photographic Arts. Work cannot have been displayed in any of the previous CoPA Members’ Exhibitions.   Maximum framed size 40”x 40”. 


All entries are to be submitted to the CoPA website beginning Sunday, March 10,2013. Go to  for details. We will NOT accept any images into the Members Exhibition until we have verification that the artist is an active member of CoPA.

'Pancakes and Booze' Underground Art Show.

CoPA member Michael Nowotny presents four images with pancakes.

Date: March 1st, 2013

Time: 8 p.m. - 2 a.m.

Location: Reggies Live 2105 S. State Street, Chicago, IL


Date: Tue, Nov 6, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Museum of Wisconsin Art Executive Director Announces Retirement.
Tom Lidtke , Museum of Wisconsin Art (MWA) Executive Director, has announced his semi-retirement.  Tom has been with the Museum of Wisconsin Art for 30 years and has been instrumental in the formation of the MWA and what it is today.


Letting Go -  A Meditation on the Tamarack Tree, its Environment, and the Meaning of Loss.

Opening Reception, Friday, November 9th 5:50p.m. to 8:30 pm,

TAMARAC Studio and Gallery 849 E. Washington Ave. Suite 102 Madison, WI 53703.  Studio Phone #608-294-9499

Photographer John Riggs shares the results of four year of photographing Wisconsin’s numerous Tamarack Bogs. 








We are proud to announce that the recipient for the 2012 Coalition of Photographic Arts Artist Incentive Award is CoPA member William Zuback. He will receive a $500 cash award to use to help fund one of his upcoming photography projects.
photo: "Suspicious Behavior" by William Zuback

CoPA congratulates the six new members of our Board of Directors, elected unanimously at the Annual Meeting on Tuesday, May 8. We welcome: Shay Armstrong, Michael J. Havice, Paul Oemig, Jim Schaff, Roy C. Schmidt, and Mark Stall. Click to learn more about them, and how they hope to assist in achieving CoPA's future goals.

The Coalition of Photographic Arts presents its 2011-12 Annual Report. It has been one extrodinary year and we are looking forward to the next.

CoPA member Erik Ljung is admittedly shy but having a camera in front of his face is his good excuse to interact with strangers he might otherwise be reluctant to approach. His recently exhibited his work, using his last roll of Kodachrome film.

What is the difference, and where do you fit in?