Helpful Websites

Some Helpful Websites for All Artists or Fans of Art

NOTE: Many of these organizations also have Facebook pages.

MARQUETTE EVENTS

ARTIST GROUPS (visual arts, music, dance & more)

  • Front Street Figure Drawing Group – Facebook Page: “Front Street Figure Drawing Group”
  • Marquette County Quilters Association (MCQA) marquettequilters.com
  • Superiorland Photography Club – Facebook Page: “Superiorland Photography Club”
  • Yarnwinders Fiber Guild – Facebook Page: “Yarnwinders”

ARTIST RESOURCES

ART EXHIBITIONS / EVENTS

GALLERIES and ART ASSOCIATIONS

A directory of galleries, art centers, museums or cultural attractions in the Upper Peninsula: https://upartandculture.com
— To add your business to this map: http://www.bonifasarts.org/up-art-and-culture-map/

Some of the below offer classes, exhibit opportunities, and/or have stores

  • Bonifas Arts Center (Escanaba, MI): bonifasarts.org
  • Christine’s Gallery & Studio (Nahma, MI): christinesgallerystudio.com
  • Copper Country Community Arts Center (CCCAC) (Hancock, MI): coppercountryarts.com
  • The Creative House (Marquette, MI) – see Facebook Page: SAKRA + LILI The Creative House; Phone: 906-373-9021; Email: lali.khalid@gmail.com
    A contemporary art space, exhibiting works of local/national artists, promoting collective dialogue, & bringing like-minded people together. The two founders, Alexandra & Lali, both practicing artists, are interested in engaging the local community, supporting creative talks, & education, workshops, collaborations, photography, & fashion.
  • DeVos Art Museum (Marquette, MI) http://art.nmu.edu/department/museum/
  • Earthly Treasures UP Gift Shop & Gallery (Ishpeming, MI)
    Owner, Artist, & LSAA Member, Stacey, also teaches art, helps artist put their artwork in various printed formats (see Artist Services), and gives discounts on printing to non-profit organizations: http://globeprinting.net/earthly-treasures/
    Can apply to display in Gallery: Gallery & Application Info
  • East Ludington Gallery (Escanaba, MI): eastludingtongallery.com 
  • Lake Effect Community Arts Center (Manistique, MI): LakeEffectArts.org
  • Munising Bay Arts Association (Munising, MI): munisingbayarts.org
    Munising Bay Arts Association has a Co-Op Gallery:
    UP-Scale Art
    109 W Superior St, Munising, MI  49862
    Phone: (906) 387-3300
    Fall hours: Thurs – Mon 11-5
    Regionally made, cooperatively run, fine-art gallery.  Open year round. Application and guidelines found at upscaleart.org under APPLY.  Facebook: upscaleartgallery

    Great Lakes artisans’ works – Site: http://www.upscaleart.org

  • Nook & Cranny art gallery (Ishpeming, MI): nookandcrannyart.com
  • Open Wings Pottery Gallery (Munising, MI) http://openwingspottery.com
    More than 50 artists, and much more than pottery.
  • Sault Area Arts Council (Sault Saint Marie, MI): saultareaartscouncil.org
  • STUDIO Gallery (Marquette, MI): Working studio and retail gallery for Kathleen Conover (AWS, NWS, ISEA, TWSA) watermedia artist and Yvonne LeMire, contemporary sculpture and jewelry artist:
  • UP Children’s Museum & 8-18 Media (Marquette, MI): http://www.upchildrensmuseum.org/programs-2/8-18-media/
  • Zero Degrees Artist Gallery and store (Marquette, MI): http://www.zerodegreesgallery.org
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