Events

Coffee Chat @ MAE

Every Thursday @ 10 AM – Informal, open chat…and COFFEE!

Crochet & Chat

First and Third Thursdays at Maquoketa Art Experience at 1:00 pm Second and Fourth Thursdays at Maquoketa Brewery at 6:00 pm  Maquoketa Art Experience and Maquoketa Public Library are working together to host…
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Open Studio Every Thursday | 11 to 2

Maquoketa Art Experience 124 S Main St, Maquoketa, IA

Open Studio Every Thursday 11:00 am to 2:00 pm Feel free to come and create or just unwind in our relaxed and beautiful setting every Thursday from 11 am to…
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Explosion of Colors | Naser D. and Patricia Shahrivar

Maquoketa Art Experience 124 S Main St, Maquoketa, IA

Welcome to An Explosion of Color | Art by the Shahrivars Artists Naser and Patricia Shahrivar will have their art on display in the North and South Galleries at Maquoketa Art Experience during the months of June and July, 2024. Naser concentrates on Landscapes and Abstract paintings. Patricia's paintings include Portraits, Landscapes and Abstracts. An…
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Fiber Evolution | Artist Unleashed | Diane L. Murtha

Maquoketa Art Experience 124 S Main St, Maquoketa, IA

Come See Diane L. Murtha's Contemporary Fiber Art in the North Gallery during August and September, 2024 at Maquoketa Art Experience.  Diane has magically transformed textiles into beautiful pieces of contemporary fiber art. Follow her visual journey and growth from crafting beautiful traditional quilts to art quilts, and into modern works. Initially influenced by her…
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The Art of Forrest Grey

Maquoketa Art Experience 124 S Main St, Maquoketa, IA

Maquoketa native, Ms. Forrest Grey, will have her artwork on display in the South Gallery at Maquoketa Art Experience the months of August and September, 2024.  The Gallery is free and open-to-the-public. Donations are welcome.  Artist Reception: Saturday, August 3 from 2-4 PM The Artist Reception is free and open-to-the-public. No need to RSVP ...…
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Adult Beginner Pottery Course

Maquoketa Art Experience 124 S Main St, Maquoketa, IA

Ever wanted to try your hand at pottery? Join us for this beginning pottery course taught by local artist, Gary Carstens, owner of Mississippi Mud Studios in Maquoketa. The course meets from 6 PM - 8 PM on two consecutive Wednesdays, September 11 & 18. Click Here to Register

$40

Indoor Fall Craft Sale

Maquoketa Art Experience 124 S Main St, Maquoketa, IA

Maquoketa Art Experience is inviting indoor Vendors and Crafters to be part of our 3rd Fall Craft and Vendor Fair during Maqtoberfest! We have about 20 available indoor spaces - 8x10 for $25 each. You supply your own tables. We will supply 1 table for $15 for those that don’t want or need a bigger…
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Mary Moye-Rowley Art Exhibit

Maquoketa Art Experience 124 S Main St, Maquoketa, IA

View Mary Moye-Rowley's artwork during December 2024 and January 2025 in the South Gallery at Maquoketa Art Experience You can see more of Mary's work here         Visiting Maquoketa Art Experience is always free and open-to-the-public. Donations are appreciated.