About Us

The Waterloo Center for the Arts stimulates inquiry, provokes dialogue and connects people through the arts. The Center works in partnership with the community to build a stronger appreciation for the arts and to provide cultural experiences for people of all ages. Operating under the auspices of the Waterloo Cultural and Arts Commission, the Center and its programs reflect the City of Waterloo’s commitment to and support of arts and culture.


Art Scholarships available for area graduating high school seniors planning to pursue a post-secondary degree in the visual arts
The Waterloo Center for the Arts and Friends of the Art Center are now accepting applications for the Raymond T. Forsberg and Marilyn S. Hurley Memorial Scholarships. (Each in the amount of $1,000 for Visual Arts.)
Deadline to apply: April 13, 2018
Click here for Application