Bonifas appreciates sponsor support of Northern Exposure exhibit

Artists will be honored with over $3,000 worth of prizes at the Northern Exposure exhibit this year. The show runs from Nov. 9 through Thursday, Dec. 21. Awards will be presented Nov. 9.

Thanks to our Gallery Partners:

  • Escanaba Veterinary Clinic
  • Bay Bank of Gladstone
  • Thrivent Financial – Brian Pahnke Escanaba Branch

Thank you to our Awards Sponsors:

Placement Awards
1st Place – $700 Sponsored by: Crawford Funeral Home, Escanaba; Michigamme Moonshine Art Gallery; Bonifas Arts Center

2nd Place – $400 Sponsored by: Frame Crafters, Escanaba; East Ludington Gallery, Escanaba

3rd Place – $250 Sponsored by: Manistique Art Club Carol Stoll Award

Artist Residency Award
Mission Point Resort, Mackinac Island

Media Awards Awards
Daily Mining Gazette
Escanaba Daily Press
Iron Mountain Daily Press
Manistique Pioneer Tribune
Marquette Mining Journal
Munising News
Marquette Monthly
upperpeninsula.biz / WYKX-FM/WDBC-AM
WLUC-TV6
ABC 10 & CW5
Escanaba Episodes

Purchase Prize
Bay de Noc Community College, Escanaba
Delta Area Chamber of Commerce, Escanaba
Schneider, Larche, Haapala & Co., Escanaba
Darolyn & Robert Spannuth
Thrivent Financial – Brain Pahnke Associates of the Esc. Branch

Featured Artist Awards
Cappaert Contemporary Gallery, Egg Harbor, WI
Erickson Center for the Arts, Curtis
Finlandia University’s Reflection Gallery, Hancock
Lake Superior Arts Association, Marquette
Lake Superior State University, Sault Ste Marie
Paige Wiard Gallery, Calumet

3 Arts Network Awards
Alberta House Arts Center, Sault Ste Marie
Art U.P. Style Gallery, Marquette
Cappaert Contemporary Gallery, Egg Harbor, WI
Cheap Joe’s Art Stuff
Christine’s Gallery, Nahma
Cooper Office Equipment, Escanaba
Erickson Center for the Arts, Curtis
Frame Farm, Gladstone
Genesis Graphics, Escanaba
Heynssens & Selin’s, Escanaba
Lake Effect Arts Center, Manistique
Les Cheneaux Islands Art Gallery, Hessel
UP Scale Art Gallery in Munising
Sviland Paint & Wallcoverings, Escanaba
The Village Artistans and Garden Gallery
Borderland Arts, Iron Mountain

Student Awards Sponsors
Northern Michigan University’s College of Art & Design
Bay College Arts and Culture
Lake Superior State University’s Art Gallery
Bonifas Arts Center