The Mississippi River Valley Art Drive (MRVAD)

Sunday, May 4, 2014

“The MRVAD art drive is a self guided driving tour that allows the public to visit artists in their homes, studios and retail galleries. It allows the public to interact with the artists in their creative enviroment each spring and fall. ”

Maquoketa Art Experience (MAE)
124 S. Main St., Maquoketa, IA 52060

MAE features diverse exhibits by regional and nationally known artists, local artists and school age students.
Maquoketa Art Experience also hosts art workshops for children and adults, musical events, lectures and various cultural events.

**Old City Hall Art Gallery – Rose Frantzen & Charles Morris
121 South Olive St., Maquoketa, IA 52060

Old City Hall Art Gallery features the oil paintings by Master Artist Rose Frantzen of Maquoketa. 180 oil paintings by the artist of Maquoketa residents called Portrait of Maquoketa were exhibited at the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian in Washington DC in 2009-2010.
Artwork by Charles Morris, and pottery by Sylvia March, NY are on display in the gallery. For all art locations, maps and driving directions visit