Nominations for 2014 Arts Awards

MARQUETTE?- The city of Marquette is welcoming citizens to anonymously nominate deserving members of the community to be considered for the 2014 Annual Arts Awards.

The Marquette Arts and Culture Center offers these awards to recognize and thank citizens who have demonstrated artistic excellence and/or have made significant contributions to awareness of arts in our community.

Nominations for the 18th Annual Art Awards are being accepted for the following categories: Arts Volunteer, Outstanding Arts Activist, Outstanding Arts Educator, Youth Award, Outstanding Visual Artist, Outstanding Performing Artist, Special Recognition, Art Business Honor Roll and Outstanding Writer.

Nomination forms and criteria may be picked up at the MACC, located in the lower level of the Peter White Public Library, or downloaded from Nominations will be accepted until March 10. The award recipients will be honored in a public ceremony in May.