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Living Treasures
Living Treasures
This annual award presented by the Northfield Arts and Culture Commission honors those individuals and groups who have, over a period of time, made significant contributions to Northfield in, through, or on behalf of arts and culture, so as to enhance the reputation of the city and the quality of life of its citizens.


 Year  Name  Major Works
 2011 Raymond Jacobson Sculpture/visual arts - including major works at Bridge Square and the River Walk, Carleton College, the Northfield Public Library and many others
Myrna Johnson Theater - founder of the Northfield Arts Guild Theater, director and performer
 2012 Cora Schultz Musician - founder and long-time director of the Northfield Youth Choirs
 2013 Paul Niemisto  Musician - band director; founder of Vintage Band Festival
 2014  Patsy Dew Arts programmer - built arts programs at the Northfield Arts Guild and the Senior Center; photographer, community theater director, actress.

 Theo and DeWayne Wee  Musicians - teachers
2016  Jan Shoger Artist - teacher
2017 Judy Swanson