• Indianhead Point stands tall along the Pictured Rocks. Photo copyright Craig Blacklock

    Pictured Rocks

    National Lakeshore Michigan

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Previous Artists in Residence

A portion of the art display at park headquarters.
Art display at park headquarters
NPS photo / John Kacich
 
Previous Artists in Residence
Artists and their artwork donation since the inception of the program in 1986.

Year

Artist

Artwork

On Display

Artist’s website


2014


2013

Sandy Cochran

2012

Betsy Popp

www.natureartists.com/betsy_popp.asp

2011

Paul Petersen

Shipwreck at Au Sable

Interagency Visitor Center

petersen-photography.com

2010

Ramona Maziarz

Chapel Rock

Interagency Visitor Center

ramonamaziarz.com

2009

John Agnew

Legion Lake

Park Headquarters

www.johnnagnew.com

2008

None


2007

Tom Rudd & Margo McCafferty-Rudd

Woodcuts

HQ, Grand Sable Visitor Center

mccaffertyrudd.com

2006

Lucia Harrison and Sharon Sharp

Handmade Book Journey

Park Headquarters

luciaharrison.com

2005

William Lathrop

Miners River

Park Headquarters

wlathrop.com

2004

None

2003

None

2002

Marsha Tuchsherer

Sea Gull’s View

Park Headquarters

2001

None

2000

Cynthia Armstrong

Autumn Leaves

Park Headquarters

www.cynthiaarmstrongart.com

1999

Phil Krezminski

Mosquito River

Park Headquarters

1998

Alice Spencer

Lake Stones

Park Headquarters

www.alicespencer.net/mono.htm

1997

Kevin Mayfield

The Wall

Park Headquarters

1996

Melanie Parke

Miners Beach

Park Headquarters

melanieparke.com

 
Other Notable Artwork

Several artists have donated pieces to Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, including:

Artist

Artwork On display

Artist's website

Craig Blacklock

Cliffs, Chapel Rock

Park Headquarters

www.blacklockgallery.com

Gregg Bruff

Christmas ornament
for White House

Park Headquarters

www.greggbruff.com

Doug Loman

Moonlit Castle

Interagency Visitor Center

douglomanphotography.com

Phyllis Northup

Rock Geometry

Park Headquarters

www.phyllisnorthup.com

Louis Waldock

Pictured Rocks Splash

Park Headquarters

Ed Lasich

Au Sable Light Station

Park Headquarters


 

 

Did You Know?

Dune grass thrives on the Grand Sable Dunes near Grand Marais, Michigan, in Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore.

On October 6, 1972, ceremonies in Munising marked the establishment of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, America's first national lakeshore. To symbolically link the park's two gateway communities of Munising and Grand Marais, water was poured from two glass containers into a third. More...