Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The City of Marquette Arts & Culture Center is encouraging area residents to nominate members of the community to be considered for the 2015 Annual Arts Awards.
Tiina Harris, Community Services Manager with the Marquette Arts & Culture Center, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike recently to discuss the awards.
Harris said the awards recognize and thank citizens who have demonstrated artistic excellence and or have made significant contributions to awareness of arts in our community.
She added that nominations for the 19th Annual Art Awards are being accepted in several categories: Arts Volunteer, Arts Activist, Arts Educator, Youth Award, Visual Artist, Performing Artist, Special Recognition, Community Arts Impact, Art Business Honor Roll and Writer.
Harris says nomination forms and criteria may be picked-up at the City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center in the lower level of the Peter White Public Library in Marquette or downloaded from the city’s website.
Nominations will be accepted until March 9, 2015.