FIRST FRIDAY: POETRY SLAM
Friday, March 7
Decorah Elks Lodge
Sponsored by Dragonfly Books
DAVID FALDET is this month's Featured Artist, followed by you! Sign up to perform in “Original Voices,” (3 minutes or less of your own poetry) or compete in the good natured “Slam." Call ArtHaus to sign up to perform. Recommended for adults, ages 16 and up.
FIRST FRIDAY: ANNUAL EMERGING ARTISTS’ EXHIBITION
Friday, April 4
ArtHaus and ArtHaus Studio
Sponsored by Rubaiyat.
Join us for a celebration of emerging artistic talent in the Driftless Region. We are pleased to unveil the best of the best artworks created by emerging artists (ages 18-23) who submitted their strongest 2-D and 3-D artworks to our juried show. Last year we had over 80 submissions from three states, representing 9 different colleges and universities within a 150 mile radius. For more information about entering artwork, view the Emerging Artists’ Exhibition page on our website.
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of ArtHaus activites!
- The Depot Outlet,
- West Bend Community Foundation's West Bend Mutual Independent Agent's Fund,
- and the many Friends of ArtHaus whose generous gifts continue to support the ArtHaus Youth Scholarship Fund
-Kristen and Lea
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WELCOME TO ARTHAUS
Decorah's Home to the Visual & Performing Arts
ArtHaus is Decorah's home for the arts bringing visual, performing, and literary art together under one roof and offering creative programs for all ages.
Kristen Underwood and Lea Donhowe Lovelace opened ArtHaus in the fall of 2008 to provide a bright and beautiful venue for quality art education and experiences in the heart of downtown Decorah, IA. Now in two locations, ArtHaus (508 W. Water St.) and ArtHaus Studio (516 W. Water St.), they offer professional instruction in visual, performing and literary arts to students of all ages. ArtHaus also hosts free and low-cost events throughout the year such as film showings, poetry slams, gallery openings, wine tastings, theatre, dance, and live music.
Home to Little Masters Art Studio and Upstart Crow Theatreworks, ArtHaus functions as a non-profit organization under the sponsorship of Driftless Art Collective (formerly Decorah Regional Art Council). All contributions in support of ArtHaus are tax deductible. Driftless Art Collective (D.ART Co.) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
ArtHaus is a member of the Decorah Area Chamber of Commerce. To learn more about Decorah and the Chamber of Commerce, please visit www.decoraharea.com.