MARQUETTE— Northern Michigan University’s DeVos Art Museum will open the “North of the 45th Parallel Annual Upper Midwest Juried Art Exhibition” on Friday, June 15, with a reception from 6-8 p.m. The free event is open to the public. It will feature music by Kerry Yost and The Chantymen and a one-night art performance by Emily Lanctot.
The exhibit is an annual gathering of artists living north of the 45th parallel from Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota. More than 50 artists are represented. Wally Mason, director of the Haggerty Museum of Art at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wis., was this year’s jurist. The DeVos Art Museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Wednesday and Friday, noon-8 p.m. Thursday, and 1-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The exhibit runs through Friday, Aug. 5.
Artists featured are:
Alpena – Joseph Donna
AuTrain – Linda King Ferguson
Calumet – Greg Green, Jess Kane, Margo McCafferty, Eric Munch, Tom Rudd
Hancock – Tomas Co
Houghton – Debra Charlesworth
Indian River – Griffin Christensen
Iron River – Thomas Zanz
Ishpeming – Tim Flannery, Andrew Manty
Marquette – Stephanie Bajema, Kellie Barry-Angeli, Catherine Brunet, Wade Buck, Tom Cappuccio, Jessica Caverly, Kim Dane, Donna DeLoughary, Kelly Franzmann, Steven Hughes, Brian Kakas, Steve Larson, Camilla Mingay, Rosa Musket, Marjorie O’Brien, Ted Ross, Grant M. Ryan, Elaine E. Simmons, Dana Stine, Tracy Wascom
Munising – John Lundeen
Negaunee – Michael Letts
Republic – Vaughn Davis
Skandia – Selena Hautamaki
Traverse City – Amy Long
Duluth – Gloria DeFilipps Brush, Adam McCauley
Hastings – John Wells
Minneapolis – Jonas Criscoe, Sandra Dowd, Tim Gruber, Marcia Haffmans, Andy Mattern, Kim Matthews, Terra Rathai, Ellen Fitzgerald Skoro, John Terwilliger
Moorhead – Meredith Lynn
St. Paul – Madeline Crew, Jerry Allen Gilmore
Bayfield – Don Albrecht
Prepared by Shavon Harris.