January, 2019

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Pam Fetzner | Alcohol Ink Paintings

December 1, 2019 – January 31, 2020 Meet the Artist | Sunday, December 8, 2019 | 2:00 – 4:00pm Artist Statement Pam’s tremendous love of nature and the beauty and wonder of the world around her was fostered at a very young age. Coming from a very artistic family, PamRead More

Mississippi Mud Studio Exhibit | February 6 – April 5, 2020

Artist Reception  Sunday, February 9, 2020 | 2:00 – 4:00pm Carstens was born in Oak Park, Illinois and received his B.A in fine art with an emphasis in sculpture and ceramics from Monmouth College, Monmouth, Illinois.       Link was born in Dubuque, Iowa and received her B.F.A in fineRead More

David Zahn | Sculpture Exhibit

February 6 – April 2, 2020 Artist Reception  Sunday, February 9, 2020 |  2:00 – 4:00pm Biography David Zahn lives and works in Moline, Illinois. Originally from the Chicago area, he has been creating art work for many years. David creates imaginative sculptures, and is known for his bronze andRead More

Lee Kimball | Pastel and Oil Exhibit

“Poetic Vision”  | June 4 – July 30, 2020   BIOGRAPHY Lee Kimball’s art is a visual commentary on the land and the continuing cycles of life, particularly of his native Henry County and the surrounding Midwest in general.   Following his graduation from St. Ambrose College in Davenport, Iowa, whereRead More

Floriana Hayes | Pastel Exhibit

August 5 – September 30, 2020 “A Little This, A Little That” Artist’s Statement Since my earliest memories I have always enjoyed drawing and coloring. Give me a piece of paper and a Crayola and I was set for the day. I enjoy a wide spectrum of subject matter fromRead More

Fritz Hoppe Bronze Exhibit

November 2, 2020 – December 29, 2020 Artist Bio Fritz Hoppe’s art career began in the mid 1990’s during early childhood. As the son of full-time artists, he had been exposed to the sculpting process at a very young age. This allowed Fritz to develop his talents into skills whileRead More

Artshare University of Iowa | Cello and Double Bass Recital

Sunday, April 28, 2019 2:00-3:00PM Free and Open to the Public               Eva Richards            RICHARDS graduated with First Class Honours from the Royal Northern College of Music in 2018, where she studied with Nicholas Trygstad. In November 2018, EvaRead More

Lunch and Learn with Artist Kimberly Darling

  MARCH 15, 2019 Times: 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM  Bring your lunch and stay as long as you wish! Kimberly Darling Art Discussion:  Social Realism/Edward Hopper and the Regionalists and Grant Wood.

MaqFilm Fest Meeting

EVERY 4TH MONDAY | 6 PM Location: Maquoketa Art Experience | 124 S Main Cinema is a form of art given rise out of the Great Depression. When all hope was lost to so many people the magic of the cinema breathed life and wonder into our world. It isRead More

Eastern Iowa Middle School Jazz Band Festival

  Saturday, April 13, 2019 8am – 1pm Come and see the talent of our youth! Free and Open to the Public

Meet the Artists Series | Iowa Art Council

Saturday, April 13, 2019. 12:30 PM Artist Workshop 2:00 PM Artist Talks Begin 3:00 PM Reception Mark your calendar for a Meet the Artist event coming to Maquoketa, Iowa. The five newest Iowa Arts Council Fellows are crisscrossing the state this year to display and discuss their work with other IowaRead More

Gin Lammert | “Painter of Radiant Light”

May 11 – June 24, 2019 Artist reception: May 11th, 2-4PM ARTIST STATEMENT I look for the subtle changes that light creates when observing my surroundings.  I’m always searching for what may not be obvious at first glance.  Each stroke of paint, pencil, or pastel chalk I make reflect what my eyes see andRead More

Artist Reception

Wendy Allen and William Crook Friday, March 1, 2019| 5:00 – 7:00pm Free and Open to the Public Donations Always Appreciated

Trombone and Piano Recital

March 10, 2019 | 2:00 pm Free and Open to the Public | Donations Always Appreciated Caleb Lambert began his musical training at age eleven in Olympia, Washington where he studied euphonium and trombone with Syd Potter and Richard Lopez. In 2007 Mr. Lambert attended Roosevelt University in Chicago, Il where he studiedRead More

The Treble Tapestry Singers Are Back!

This  Group of Women (55-year-olds and up) will Resume Practices on: Thursday,  September 26th MAQUOKETA ART EXPERIENCE 11:30 – 1:00 PM (begin singing at 12:00) Lunch Hour Singers Needed! ( Bring your Lunch) Free and Open To Women Who Like to Sing! Meet, Greet and Create Together Through Song  

Open Studio

Every fourth Thursday of the month | 1-4pm | FREE Bring any art project to work on during this four-hour time period. MAE can provide easels, computers, and drop cloths. Just bring your other materials and project(s).  

Doodle Group

This group meets the third Thursday of every month at MAE at 1:00 pm Come “zen” and doodle  Meet   *   Create   *   See

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