Kewaunee Academy Celebrates New Facility

The Kewaunee Academy of Fine Art will be hosting an Opening Reception to introduce its new facility at 77 Steele Street, Algoma on Saturday, August 28 from 5 – 9 pm.

The academy will be unveiling its new 4,600 square foot space, located right on Lake Michigan’s shoreline and the Ahnapee River. Wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served.

The academy invites the public to tour its Life Drawing/Painting Area, the Project Studios, Student Lounge, and Student Gallery. Former students will be exhibiting current work from their own studios, and current students will exhibit work done under the academy’s curriculum.

Concurrent to the Opening Reception, award winning landscape painter and academy faculty member Ken Dewaard will be conducting a plein air workshop August 27, 28 and 29. Current work by Ken and his workshop students will be on display at the academy.

For more information on The Kewaunee Academy of Fine Art please visit or call Norma Bell at 925-963-7023 or 920-487-7220.