Amanda Wirig

Amanda Wirig’s paintings and mixed media work utilize pop culture and humor to address social and political issues in a meaningful and forthright  manner. In addition to her art, she is a musician, teaching artist, and the owner of 119 North Weatherly art gallery in Minneapolis. From 2018-2019 she served as a fine arts juror as part of the White House Commission on Presidential Scholars. 

Wirig received a BFA in Art and a BA in Music from Minnesota State University, Mankato, and later received a Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership from the same university. She has exhibited in numerous solo and group exhibitions throughout the Midwest, including the Minneapolis  College of Art & Design, the Edward A. Dixon Gallery in Dayton, OH, and the David Leonardis Gallery and 33 Contemporary Gallery in Chicago, IL., as well as at Blue Line Arts in Roseville, CA, Las Laguna Art Gallery in Laguna Beach, CA, and the Jen Tough Gallery in Santa Fe, NM. She recently acquired representation with TRiCERA contemporary art gallery in Tokyo, Japan.

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WBCA Classes with Amanda:

Grant Writing for Artists

Apr 13, 2024 10:00AM—12:00PM

Beginning Drawing II

May 01, 2024 1:00PM—May 29, 2024 3:30PM

Beginning Watercolor

May 06, 2024 5:30PM—May 20, 2024 8:00PM

Pop Art Portraits

Jun 03, 2024 5:30PM—8:00PM