The individuals and organizations that positively impact the City of Marquette through art were honored Friday night for the 16th Annual Arts Awards.
The City of Marquette Art and Culture Center held the awards ceremony tonight in conjunction with the Lake Superior Art Association’s 36th Annual Member Show. This event means a lot to many artists in the Marquette community.
There was a social hour and gallery viewing before the awards ceremony. Tonight, many high honor awards were given out. Each of them are equally special and unique.
This is a complete list of all the 2012 award winners:
Volunteer – Robert Railey
Arts Activist – Nikke Nason
Arts Educator – lantz Whitfield
Visual Artist – Catherine Brunet
Performance Artists – Jeff Krebs
Writer – Lon and Lynn Emerick
Special Recognition – Beth Millner
Special Recognition Organization – Marquette Symphony Orchestra
Youth Award – Jill Vermeulen
Posted by: Jordan Kelly