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.


107 Pieces

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Caption: Fosston, MN Arts Center and Public Library
The annual Northwest Minnesota Arts Council's (NWMAC) "Spring Art Exhibit" is fast approaching. NWMAC Executive Director Mara Wittman extends an i...

  • Added: Mar 26, 2013
  • Length: 06:45
Caption: NWMAC Spring Art Exhibition
Mara Wittman, Executive Director of the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC), gives an update on the events and activities of the NWMAC - to in...

  • Added: Mar 13, 2013
  • Length: 05:34
Caption: Minnesota House of Representatives Chamber
Mara Wittman, Executive Director of the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council, and a group of northwest Minnesota residents will be traveling to the sta...

  • Added: Mar 06, 2013
  • Length: 08:10
Caption: Minnesota State Capitol - St. Paul
Mara Wittman, Executive Director of the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) based in Warren, MN urges individuals to voice their concerns and...

  • Added: Feb 27, 2013
  • Length: 06:21
Caption: Fosston, MN will host the 2013 Spring NWMAC Artists Exhibit
The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council's Executive Director, Mara Wittman, has an update on regional support of the arts and an invitation to show su...

  • Added: Feb 20, 2013
  • Length: 07:53
Caption: Mara Wittman, Executive Director of the NWMAC
Mara Wittman, Executive Director of the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) has an update on regional support for the fine arts and artists wi...

  • Added: Feb 05, 2013
  • Length: 06:27
Caption: A Gravestone Etching - Heather Sabian of Crookston, Minnesota
Crookston, MN artist Heather Sabian produces artwork that is both unique and unexpected. Her images are produced from "rubbings from gravestones",...

  • Added: Jan 22, 2013
  • Length: 07:46
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
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
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: 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
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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
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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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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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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
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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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: 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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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: 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