Marquette Arts and Culture presents the 24th Annual Art Awards on Sunday, September 12, 2021. This red-carpet affair honors outstanding individuals who have made an impact in arts and culture in Marquette. The awards show will be held at Marquette Mountain Resort, 4501 M-553, Marquette MI.
At 5:00 p.m. the public is invited to a cocktail hour featuring a performance by TaMaMa Dance Co. Light refreshments will be provided, cash bar available. At 6:00 p.m. the award show will be hosted in the Mountain Chalet with performances by select award recipients. This event is free and open to the public with a “Marquette Formal” suggested dress code to match the occasion. The Annual Art Awards will close out the new Art on the Mountain Art Fair, hosted by Art on the Rocks and Marquette Mountain.
Arts Advocate: Marty Achatz
Arts Business: UP Supply Co.
Arts Educator: Lynne Bolitho
Arts Organization: Marquette Poets Circle
Arts Volunteer: Andrew LaCombe
Performing Artist: Daniel Truckey
Visual Artist: J. Marc Himes
Writer: Janeen Pergrin Rastall
Youth: Matthew Reilly
Special Recognition: Vic Holliday
Lifetime Achievement: Steve Grugin
For more details about the full weekend of events visit www.mqtcompass.com