Northwest Minnesota Arts Council Corner

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The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) serves a seven county are in the northwest region of the Gopher State. The NWMAC Corner features and highlights the services and support given to regional artists by the NWMAC.

Awarding arts grants, providing arts services, coordinating arts advocacy, and generally promoting appreciation and participation in the arts – all are goals of the Council. The NWMAC Corner highlights and features those important elements of cultural life in northwest Minnesota.


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The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council supports artists from many genres, to include grant money for regional students and artists. Executive Direct...

  • Added: Mar 13, 2012
  • Length: 08:35
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The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) has been serving the northwest for over 30 years and the Annual NWMAC Art Exhibit is fast approaching!...

  • Added: Mar 27, 2012
  • Length: 07:17
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Northwest Minnesota Arts Council Executive Director Mara Wittman gives a rundown of upcoming events and activities that are supported and sponsored...

  • Added: Apr 04, 2012
  • Length: 03:40
Caption: A Celebration of Culture in NW Minnesota
The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council, based in Warren, MN - and serving a seven-county area - supports the arts and culture of the region. Executiv...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2012
  • Length: 05:00
Caption: Northwest Minnesota
Mary Kooney is the City Clerk in Kennedy, MN. She's also the site coordinator for this years Northwest Minnesota Art Exhibit, featuring over 100 e...

  • Added: May 02, 2012
  • Length: 05:45
Caption: NW Minnesota Arts Council
Mara Wittman, Executive Director of the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council, discusses the recently completed NW Minnesota Art Exhibit, held in Kenned...

  • Added: May 09, 2012
  • Length: 09:40
Caption: NWMAC Director Mara Wittman
Mara Wittman, Executive Director of the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMA), discusses an upcoming Summer, Autumn and early Winter tour of art ...

  • Added: May 15, 2012
  • Length: 07:48
Caption: NW Minnesota Arts Council
Barb Geer of Middle River, Minnesota is a Grandma and a music promoter, since her days growing up on the family farm near McIntosh, Minnesota. She...

  • Added: Jul 03, 2012
  • Length: 10:03
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Eryn Killough and her husband moved to Crookston, Minnesota five years ago from the east coast of the United States. She is a stay-at-home Mom who...

  • Added: Jul 10, 2012
  • Length: 08:39
Caption: NWMAC - Arts
Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) Executive Director Mara Wittman discusses the latest news from the NWMAC - including deadlines for grant a...

  • Added: Jul 17, 2012
  • Length: 09:47
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The annual International Woodcarvers will be getting together soon to exhibit, teach and share their craft at Lake Bronson, Minnesota. Mara Wittma...

  • Added: Jul 31, 2012
  • Length: 03:27
Caption: Artists on Main Cooperative Art Work
Karen Engevik is a retired school teacher and pottery artists living in the far north of Minnesota, at Roseau. Her story of pottery work and the d...

  • Added: Aug 14, 2012
  • Length: 07:27
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Mara Wittman, Executive Director of the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC)shares the latest in news and events sponsored and supported by the...

  • Added: Aug 28, 2012
  • Length: 06:53
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Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) Executive Director Mara Wittman brings the latest in events and activities supported by the NWMAC - includ...

  • Added: Sep 11, 2012
  • Length: 07:59
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Julie Rygg is event coordinator for the "Art and Wine Walk." The event is to promote the work of local and regional artists - including art work p...

  • Added: Sep 13, 2012
  • Length: 08:23
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Executive Director Mara Wittman of the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) gives an update on the support that's available from the NWMAC for ...

  • Added: Sep 18, 2012
  • Length: 06:58
Caption: NWMAC Executive Director Mara Wittman
Grant application deadlines are fast approaching for artists seeking financial help from the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC). NWMAC Execu...

  • Added: Sep 25, 2012
  • Length: 05:03
Caption: Mara Wittman - NWMAC Executive Director
The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council, based in Warren, serves a seven-county area and supports the culture and arts of the region through grants an...

  • Added: Oct 30, 2012
  • Length: 05:46
Caption: Mara Wittman - NWMAC Executive Director
Mara Wittman, Executive Director of the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) shares results of funding for the 2012 Arts and Culture calendar y...

  • Added: Dec 05, 2012
  • Length: 05:23
Caption: Mara Wittman - NWMAC Executive Director
Mara Wittman, Executive Director of the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council, discusses a new art exhibit to open soon at the Riverwalk Artists Gallery...

  • Added: Jan 08, 2013
  • Length: 04:05