Holiday art show apps available

MARQUETTE – The City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center 2013 Holiday Art Sale will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 23. This holiday sale is open to all media: painting, photography, fibers, glass, jewelry, metals, wearable art, etc. Artwork for sale must be made by the artist. This is a juried show that will not accept any kit, import, country craft or resale items. Applications are available online or can be picked up at the MACC on the lower level of Peter White Public Library.

To be considered for the jurying process artist are asked to submit a self-addressed stamped envelope, along with six jpeg files or six photographs of their artwork (these images must be a representative of what the artist will be selling at the sale) and mail them with the application to the City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center at 300 W. Baraga Ave, Marquette, MI 49855.

The deadline for submitting applications is Sept. 6. Booth spaces and prices include: 10-by-6 feet for $65; 6-by-6 feet for $45; and 6-by-3 feet table rental for $7.

The MACC cannot guarantee artist the same booth or location as a previous year participation. No double booths will be granted this year. Artists will be asked to remove any piece that is not representative of the work juried. Set-up time will take place from noon to 6 p.m. Nov. 22 and from 8 to 9 a.m. Nov. 23.

Artists will be responsible for collecting the 6 percent Michigan sales tax and for conducting their own sales transactions. Accepted artists will be notified by Sept. 20.

For more information, call the City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center at 228-0472 or email