About Us

Calumet Art Center is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

Calumet Art Center creates a rare integration of human creativity and scholarship that strengthens an appreciation of historic and cultural values and encourages varied modes of unique expression.

Our Purpose and Goals:

1. To be an integral part of educational offerings integrating math and science into the teaching of Art, History and Culture.

2. To maintain high standards for curating, scholarship and the Center’s programs by recruiting qualified personnel.

3. To maintain and enhance the Center’s facilities, preserving and maintaining its culture and history.

4. To maintain an interactive program of exhibitions and cultural activities for the Calumet Art Center’s public, heightening awareness and encouraging participation.

5. To seek cooperation with regional and extra-regional art centers.

6. To acquire, develop, preserve, and interpret a comprehensive and exemplary permanent collection of local art, maintaining the collection by developing strategies for attracting grants, donations, and gifts of art.

Calumet Art Center – Board of Directors and Executive Director

We are fortunate to have a Board of Directors and Executive Director from a variety of backgrounds.   Following are their names:

Ed Gray                           Executive Director

Kathie Dianda                 Board President

Bonny Lynn                     Board  Treasurer

Alyce Tossava Thorpe    Board Social Secretary

Mike Ramos

Iris Johnson

Karena Schmidt

Anna Ehl                 Summer Youth Chair/Instructor




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