The Nicolet Art Gallery serves as a teaching gallery with Nicolet art classes continuously
using the current displays for reference and study. It also serves as a place for
professional artists from the Nicolet District and beyond to display their work.
Gallery hours are listed and the gallery is also open during most Nicolet Live! theatre presentations. The gallery schedules shows each year which function as a learning service to the area's elementary and secondary school students.
In 1988, Nicolet and the Northern Arts Council began hosting the Northern National Art Competition, which draws works from top artists across the country.
Exhibits and Events
Watch for full 2016 - 2017 events coming soon.
Northern National Art Competition
Monday, September 26 - Friday, November 4, 2016
Reception: Saturday, September 24
Entry Form Due: July 2
The Northern National Art Competition is a juried art exhibition co-sponsored by the Nicolet Art Gallery and the Northern Arts Council. Each year, hundreds of artists nationwide submit works to be considered for inclusion. The competition strives to showcase a cross-section of contemporary art in a variety of two-dimensional mediums. The art is always both intellectually stimulating and visually interesting.
Opening Reception: Includes music, wine, and a light buffet dinner, followed by the judge’s commentary in the Nicolet College Theatre.