The Shiawassee Arts Center offers

– Monthly art exhibits with “meet the artists” receptions.
– Frederick Frieseke Collection, impressionist paintings of the Owosso born artist (1874-1939).
– Artists Consignment Galleries.
– Specialty Gift Shop.
– “Holiday at the Center” unique artisan gifts, November and December.
– Public Art Sculptures Renewal, bronze by Louis Marinaro and Winged Column, bronze by Richard Hunt.

– Year-round multi-media art classes for children and adults as well as Summer Art Camps.
– The Creative Arc, an arts curriculum for young adults with developmental disabilities, produced in collaboration with The ARC Shiawassee.
– SMARTS (Shiawassee Mobile ART for Seniors) Program in partnership with the Shiawassee Council on Aging and supported by MCACA and the Cook Family Foundation.
– Annual Countrywide High School Scholarship Show, over $77,000 awarded to talented young area artist since 1972.

– Special events and activities including Art in the Park during Curwood Festival, Annual Art Walk, Harvest Dinner, Dancing with the Starz, and more.
– Facility rentals for business, special events, and celebrations.

Our Staff

Piper Brewer, Executive Director

Karen Marumoto, Exhibits Director

Linda Ruehle, Arts Education Director

Delaney Asbridge, Associate

Natalie Park, Associate

Deborah Crawford, Associate

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Mission & Vision

The purpose of the Shiawassee Arts Council is to sponsor and encourage participation and appreciation of the arts in Shiawassee County and its surrounding area. The council may research, plan, develop and present quality arts and cultural activities that educate, entertain and enhance the quality of life in our community.

SAC envisions a vibrant community where the arts inspire our innovative spirit, celebrate our cultural diversity and encourage community involvement.

Board Members

Hon. Clark Shanahan, President

Jerry Gregoricka, President-elect

Katherine Godbold, Secretary

Tom Connell, CPA, Treasurer

Mike Ardelean

Brian Bruff

Hon. Clark Harder

Linda Hill

Michael Kovich

Elaine Kuchar

Hon. Gerald Lostracco

Betty McGinnis

Molly Tipton

Bob Wilcox

Lance Ellenberg, Ex Officio

Hon. Tom Fitzgerald, Ex Officio

Dr. James McEwan, Ex Officio

Connie Voight, Ex Officio


Mon – Fri
12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Sat – Sun
12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
National Holidays
January (ring doorbell)

3 Floor Elevator with Ramp


206 Curwood Castle Drive, Owosso

(989) 723-8354

Shiawassee Arts Center

206 Curwood Castle Drive
Owosso, MI 48867

Mon-Fri | 12-5 pm
Sat & Sun | 12-4 pm

Non-Profit 501(c)3 organization
Celebrating 46th Anniversary in 2018


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