We are a group of arts businesses, individual artist studios and cultural centers located in Downtown Duluth, Minnesota. We came together for the purpose of uniting, revitalizing, and enriching the Duluth community through the arts.

Art Galleries

Joseph Nease Gallery
Contemporary art gallery (painting, new media, sculpture, etc.) featuring exhibitions by regional, national and international artists with a focus on mid-and-advanced career artists and select emerging artists.

23 W 1st Street 
Joseph Nease Gallery Website

Lizzard’s Gallery 
Art Gallery and frame shop with large showroom featuring work by local and regional artists, with additional works by artists from around the country.

11 W Superior Street 
Lizzard’s Gallery Website

Contemporary and experimental art gallery dedicated to the role of art exhibition as a conduit of powerful ideas and diverse viewpoints.

21 N Lake Avenue 
Prøve Website

Legacy Glassworks 
Artist-owned glass pipe gallery with brick and mortar stores in Minneapolis and Duluth. Only displaying glass made in the USA from known glass artists.

32 W First Street 
Legacy Glassworks Website

Cultural Centers

American Indian Community Housing Organization (AICHO) & Galleries at the Dr. Robert Powless Cultural Center & Indigenous First Art & Gifts
Art Gallery and exhibit space/performance venue featuring a wide variety of Indigenous arts and crafts and contemporary Indigenous artists. Indigenous First Art & Gifts also features a wide variety of artwork and educational resources for purchase.

202 W 2nd St
Indigenous First Website
AICHO Website

Duluth Arts Institute 
Duluth’s oldest arts nonprofit providing visual arts programming to the region for more than 112 years, including: educational opportunities for artists and the community, several art galleries with rotating exhibitions of artwork, and ceramic, fiber arts and multi-purpose studio spaces for artists.

506 W Michigan St
Duluth Arts Institute Website

Nordic Center
Nonprofit organization sharing Nordic culture through social, educational and arts programs.

23 N Lake Avenue
Nordic Center Website

Zeitgeist Arts 
Nonprofit arts and community development organization committed to growing and sustaining a community that is inclusive, diverse and equitable; artistic and vibrant; environmentally conscious; and a place where every individual can thrive.

222 E. Superior Street 
Zeitgeist Arts Website

Artist Studios

Alison Aune Studio 
Nordic inspired portraits, floral pattern paintings and folk art, celebrating the intersection of art, craft, and heritage.

128 W First St, 2nd Floor
Alison Aune Studio Website

The Tight Squeek Press
A letterpress print shop and hand bookbindery serving as a production studio for its proprietor, artist Jon Hinkel.

128 W First St, Suite B 
The Tight Squeek Press

Rockingchair Studio 
Joellyn Rock is a visual narrator using emergent digital media and collaborative performance to revisit fairy tales and myth, seeking new ways to tell old tales.

100 Block W First Street 
Rockingchair Studio Website

Aaron Kloss Studio 
Vivid contemporary landscapes painted from memory.

Aaron Kloss Studio Website

315 Gallery at the Washington Co-op 
Founded in 1996, Washington Studios Artists’ Cooperative, a community housing facility for artists, fosters the arts by providing a nurturing environment in which artists can create, exhibit, perform, conduct business and live safely and affordably.

315 N Lake Avenue
315 Gallery at the Washington Co-op Website

Music Venues & Businesses featuring the Arts

Duluth Coffee Company 
Local coffee roaster and shop that features rotating arts exhibitions by local artists.

105 E Superior St 
Duluth Coffee Company Website

Duluth Fine Pianos 
Piano showroom and art gallery hosting live jazz concerts by regional musicians.

331 W Superior Street 
Duluth Fine Pianos Website

Architecture Studios

CF design Ltd 
Progressive award-winning midwestern architecture firm founded in 1998 by its principal, Cheryl Fosdick. Specializing in new residential design, remodeling, additions, custom furniture and cabinetry.

230 E Superior St, Ste 102
CF design Ltd Website

AROLA Architecture Studio 
Duluth based architecture firm specializing in commercial and residential projects in Minnesota and Wisconsin.

501 S Lake Ave, Ste 205 
AROLA Architecture Studio Website


Arrowhead Regional Arts Council
Operating support is made possible in part by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Arrowhead Regional Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

Arrowhead Regional Arts Council Website