Art events

“Restoring Hope,” an exhibit raising awareness of child abuse, opens Sept. 21 at The Depot.  

AICHO Galleries Robert Powless Cultural Center 202 W. 2nd St., Duluth Gallery open Mon.–Fri. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call 218-722-7225 and ask if the gallery space is available for viewing before your visit. Through Sept. 29: “Indigenous Expressions: Love, Culture & Reinvention,” works by Tashia Hart, Chenoa WIlliams and Sam Zimmerman. Food & Art Market Saturday, Sept. 16, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the parking lot, 231 W. Second St.  

Arts in the Park Tuesdays, 4-7 p.m. through September Whiteside Park, Ely   Bayfield Art Escape Celebration of all things art across Bayfield County and Madeline Island through Sept. 17.  Workshops, classes and demonstrations all week at various locations. For details see or call 715-779-3335.  

Craig Blacklock, “Light Waves - Abstract Photographs of Reflections from Lake Superior” Exhibit through Sept. 29, Mt. Royal Library Blue Room, Duluth  

Duluth Fiber Guild 50th Anniversary, “Nordic Reflections in Fiber” Through Sept. 30 Nordic Center, 23 N. Lake Ave. Duluth Gallery Hours Fri. & Sat. 12-4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16, 12-4 p.m. Demonstrations & Try-It: Spinning & Weaving Sunday, Sept. 17, 1-3 p.m. SunFunday: Children’s fiber projects Saturday, Sept. 23, 1-4 p.m. Drop-Spindle Spinning: Register for free class Saturday, Sept. 30, 1-4 p.m. Beginning Wet Felting: Register for class, $35 fee   Ely Historic State Theater 238 E. Sheridan St., Ely “Islandland,” photography by Parker Loew, Sept. 17-Oct. 1  

Restoring Hope Reception Thursday, Sept. 21, 5-8 p.m. On view through Sept. 26 Depot, 508 W. Michigan St. First Witness Child Advocacy Center presents an exhibit by more than 40 artists raising awareness of child abuse.  

Folks of Duluth, photography by Max Brunner Duluth Public Library, 520 W. Superior St. Zeitgeist, 222 E. Superior St.  

Johnson Heritage Post Art Gallery 115 Wisconsin St., Grand Marais Mon. & Thurs.-Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. 1-4 p.m., closed Tues. & Weds. “Botanical Forays” through Sept. 17. Culture Crawl Friday, Sept. 15, 5-7 p.m.  

Lake Superior Studio & Art Tour Sept. 22-24 Two Harbors For a list of participating studios, visit  

Lyric Center for the Arts 510 Chestnut St., Virginia Open 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday through Saturdays September-October exhibit: Lyric Art Colony. Reception Saturday, Sept 16, 1 p.m.  

Macrostie Art Center 405 NW 1st Ave., Grand Rapids Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. “Mookibii: She Emerges From Water” by Karen Goulet through Sept. 30. 31st Annual Juried Show through Sept. 29. “Remnants Within” by Amy Varsek through Oct. 27. Miikawaadendaagwad gathering third Thursdays, 5-7 p.m.  

Siiviis Gallery 361 Canal Park Dr., Duluth Karl Bardon, “Birds, Larger Than Life.”  

Two Loons Gallery 2026 W. Superior St., Duluth “Meet the Artist” series Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 16: Allie Tibbets and Tony Anselmo, author and artist.  

Visual Culture Lecture Series: Art Historian Emily Capper Tuesday, Sept. 19, 6 p.m. UMD Solon Campus Center 120 Dr. Capper’s research investigates the ways postwar interdisciplinary art has intersected with the cultural and intellectual history of higher education.  

Wild State Cider 2515 W. Superior St. Duluth Sunday Market - Local Food, Music and Art, Sunday, Sept. 17, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.