Saturday, 29 January, 2022

420 N. Pokegama Ave

Grand Rapids, MN 55744

City Hall: 218-326-7600

Arts and Culture Guiding Documents

The Arts and Culture Commission have adopted several guiding documents that are assisting them in creating public art and cultural venues. Please see final documents below: Mississippi Riverfront Venue Feasibility Study (Final) Arts & Culture Roadmap Art Adoption & Acquisition Plan Arts & Economic

The Commission is a nine member board. The purpose of the Arts and Culture Commission shall be to assist Grand Rapids to become a community in which arts and cultural activities: are recognized as vital components of community life, are valued and promoted for their economic benefits, and represent an integral part of Grand Rapids’ educational mission for young people.


Arts and Culture Commission
Anne-Marie Erikson - Commissioner Sonja Merrild - Commissioner
Gail Otteson - Commissioner Ed Zabinski - Commissioner
Jennifer Gorman - Commissioner Vacant
Kari Hedlund - Commissioner Thomas Sippola - Commissioner
Myrna Peterson - Commissioner  Vacant
Staff Contact
Tom Pagel - City Administrator
Phone:  218-326-7600
Email:  arts@cityofgrandrapidsmn.com
City Hall 
420 North Pokegama Avenue
Grand Rapids, MN 55744


For agenda and minutes please contact City Clerk Kim Gibeau at 218-326-7611 or admin@cityofgrandrapidsmn.com.

To view the Arts and Culture Roadmap click here.


Asphalt Art Guide