Building a Foundation
Opened in 1994 in the restored city hall building in Humboldt, Tennessee, the West Tennessee Regional Art Center is the permanent home of the Caldwell Collection, the Ewers Collection, and the Lois and Wallis Jones Boehm Porcelain Collection.
• The annual WTRAC Invitational Art Exhibition , an official event of the West Tennessee Strawberry Festival.
• “Artists of the 21st Century,” a regional juried exhibition of works by university students from Tennessee and up to six other Southeastern states. The annual exhibition is presented in partnership with the University of Tennessee at Martin’s visual arts department.
• In partnership with the Tennessee Art Education Association (TAEA), WTRAC hosts the annual West Tennessee Regional Student Art Exhibition for middle and high school students .
Having as its mission to “provide opportunities to participate in, and education through, the arts,” WTRAC offers guided tours to school children and regularly interacts with area colleges and universities.