Manitowoc’s first Art Slam event is taking place next weekend. The Lakeshore Artist Guild has announced the few people who will be judging the artwork submitted during the event. With artists working in diverse media, the planners of Art Slam knew they needed judges who were experienced in a variety of media. The 3 judges were chosen from amongst teachers, gallery owners, the digital press and working artists. The artists tasked with judging all of the works created at the inaugural Art Slam will be Kathryn Dreifuerst, Frank Juarez & Berel Lutsky.
Art Slam will take place on Satruday, September 15th from 9am to 5pm and Sunday, September 16th from 9am to 4pm. There will be a Public Mural Project at the corner of Jay and 9th streets, “Artenlunch” Manitowoc Public Library from noon to 1:30pm, Poetry Slam at Kathie’s Stage Door Pub at 6pm as well as an open mic.