Maquoketa Art Experience (MAE) is a non-profit organization established in 2008 and located in downtown Maquoketa, Iowa. MAE is dedicated to arts education, fostering an appreciation of the arts and to building community by engaging the residents of Maquoketa and surrounding areas in diverse creative activities.

Mission

To develop and cultivate an expanding interest in art within Jackson County residents and visitors to our community by supporting lifelong learning, sustaining our cultural heritage, and appreciating the arts in our everyday lives.

Upcoming Events

Tiny Art Show Reception & Exhibition

  In collaboration with our friends at the Maquoketa Public Library, we will host a reception for the Tiny Art Show on October 13 from 5 – 7 PM at…
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Squatters on Red Earth | A Play

Squatters on Red Earth, Mary Swander’s latest play, explores the positive relationship that the Amana Colonies have had with the Meskwaki Indigenous people. The Amana Inspirationists fled religious persecution in their…
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Current Exhibitions

Andrea Van Wyk | Hope Creates | Exhibition & Artist Reception

                           Andrea Van Wyk’s paintings will be on display from                 …
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Weekly Recurring Events

Public Meet and Greet

Meet and Greet is open to the public during our regular hours for you to explore your interests and create art or meet and converse with friends. MAE has workstations,…
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Coffee Chat @ MAE

Coffee Chat at MAE Every Thursday @ 10 AM – Informal, open chat…and COFFEE!

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Workshop

There are no upcoming events at this time