VISUAL ARTS & EXHIBITS
January 23-March 20, 2015
Sean Connaughty uses water as his medium to display living artworks, primarily as a series of floating biospheres displayed in aquariums. Science, physics, and ecology artfully unite through his experimentation and imagination.
A public reception will be held on Thursday, February 12 from 4:30-7:00 p.m. with an artist talk at 6:00 p.m.
Presented by Whitby Gallery
October 5-December 23, 2014
Whitby Gallery is harvesting and gathering "must-haves" for your Artisan Kitchen. There will be items that are painted, sown, thrown, blown, grown and well-honed....More
January 26, 2015
This event features guest artist, Trevor Paglen’s work which deliberately blurs the lines between science, contemporary art, journalism, and other disciplines to construct ...More
February 6-March 20, 2015
Work by CSB/SJU Faculty Carol Brash; Jim Hendershot; Sam Johnson; David Paul Lange, OSB; Rachel Melis; Scott Murphy; Simon-Hoa Phan, OSB; Elaine Rutherford; and Andrea Shaker. Media ...More
Presented by Elk River Arts Alliance
February 8-March 26, 2015
The 2015 Arts in Harmony International Juried Art Show will be held at the Sherburne County Government Center in Elk River Mn. from Monday, February 2 to Thursday, March 26, ...More
March 4-April 18, 2015
Inspired by natural bone forms, rural technology, and geometric structure, sculptor Sam Spiczka has produced an unsettling body of work that is both modern and intensely primal, ...More
May 1, 2015
Come experience art with wine, cheese and crackers in our studios with Bonnie Schwichtenberg! Have fun, meet new people and learn something new. Be ready to spark your creativity, ...More
May 5, 2015
$45 (includes bus only): The Habsburgs: Rarely Seen Masterpieces from Europe’s Greatest Dynasty This sweeping exhibition showcases the amazing history of the Austrian Habsburg ...More
|New Land, New Life: Norwegian Immigration in Minnesota 1825-1925 Exhibit||Stearns History Museum||10/11/14-|
|Memories in Miniature Exhibit|
This is an exhibit of miniatures from the Museum's collection. People make and collect miniatures for many reasons. Some preserved memories of family and community by carving wood. Some made models to honor a time, a place, of people in the past. Some used them to imagine what might have been. These miniatures are rightly called “folk art,” the work of people with a passion for what they loved and a yen to create. Some of these decidedly uncommon artists spent thousands of hours...
|Stearns History Museum||11/26/12-|
|Holiday Art & Gift Show & Sale 2014|
Visit the Elk River Arts Alliance Gallery & Gift Shop on Main Street this Holiday for unique hand made gifts!!! Sweaters, mittens, paintings, ceramics, stained glass and MORE!
Reception: Saturday, December 13, 2014 from 1-4pm
Event Display Image: Stained Glass Snowflake by Artist Mary L. Olson
|Elk River Arts Alliance||11/05/14-|
|State-wide Call For Entries! 15th Annual Essential Art Exhibition and Celebration|
Visual Arts Minnesota announces a state-wide call for entries for its 15th Annual Essential Art Juried Exhibition and Celebration. Open to Minnesota residents. Work in any media (painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, etc.) completed within the past two years.
The Essential Art Exhibition an annual opportunity for artists to come together and exhibit their best work.
Visual Arts Minnesota creates opportunities for visual artists to exhibit and...
|Visual Arts Minnesota||10/29/14-|
|Professional Photography Sessions for Artists|
The Paramount Visual Arts Center is excited to offer artists the opportunity to have their work professionally photographed at a very reasonable rate! For $50.00 you will have 60 minutes with local photographer Carol Weiler, who will take high quality images of your work, which can be used for cataloging, submission of grants, or for your personal use. You are welcome to bring several pieces (depending on the medium and your needs, Carol is typically able to photograph 4 to 6 pieces in one...
|Paramount Theatre and Visual Arts Center||01/14/15||Saint Cloud|
|Katie Webster & Robert McCoy|
The Paramount Gallery St. Germain is proud to present Ceramic Artist Katie Webster and Painter Robert McCoy in a joint exhibition. ARTIST RECEPTION: Saturday December 13 from 3pm-5pm with an artist talk at 4pm.
|Paramount Theatre and Visual Arts Center||12/10/14-|
|Open Call for Artists - Kiehle Gallery|
The Kiehle Gallery Committee is currently receiving proposals from contemporary artists to show exciting recent work in our large exhibition space (1450 sq. ft). Eight shows are held per academic year, and each runs approximately one month. A reception and artist talk is held for each.
Artists are awarded an honorarium for displaying their work and doing a gallery talk or slide lecture. The gallery sends out color postcards to a good-sized mailing list and publishes an online web...
|Woodturning 101: Lessons on the Lathe (Spring)|
Discover the unique art of woodturning in this class for the beginner! Learn how to safely use the lathe including everything from machine set-up to tool usage. You will have the opportunity to experiment with a variety of cuts and will finish the class with the creation of a small project you can be proud of!
|Paramount Theatre and Visual Arts Center||01/20/15-|
|Watercolor Landscapes for Beginners|
Watercolor has been used to portray places of cultural and historical significance throughout the history of this medium. Tell your story through watercolor in a class designed for the absolute beginner. Learn step-by-step basic techniques of creating beautiful & fresh watercolor landscape paintings from nationally known local artist, Dan Mondloch.
|Whitney Senior Center||01/13/15-|
|Essential Art Celebration|
This annual exhibit has been a great opportunity to exhibit 1-2 pieces of art from top artists from throughout Minnesota. This year, Visual Arts Minnesota would like to see it as not a competition, as in year’s past, but as a celebration of excellence in the visual arts!
The exhibition will run from January 6 – February 16, 2014, with an art reception on Friday, January 10, from 6:00 – 8:00pm. The reception will feature a performance by local performing artists, as...
|Visual Arts Minnesota||01/06/15-|
|Stained Glass 101: The Basics of Beautiful Stained Glass (Spring)||Paramount Theatre and Visual Arts Center||02/03/15-|
|Oils 151: Monochromatic Portrait Painting|
Learn how to paint a monochrome oil portrait using a palette limited to two colors with Suzann Beck! This workshop will help build your portraiture skills by teaching you how to “draw” with the brush, see and paint values correctly, and add finishing touches that bring life to your painting. In the morning session Suzann will explain and demonstrate the monochromatic technique, while the afternoon session features hands-on practice painting from a live model and one-on-one...
|Paramount Theatre and Visual Arts Center||02/28/15||Saint Cloud|
|Fused Glass 101: Fun with Fused Glass Jewelry and More! (Spring)|
Mondays, March 2 & 9, 6-8pm with Amanda Hegreberg
|Paramount Theatre and Visual Arts Center||03/02/15-|
|VisualArtGalleries.com||Intaglio Abstract Images||11/14/14-|
|Fiber Arts 201: Craftsman Style Weaving|
New at the Paramount! Experiment with exciting geometric patterns of a Craftsman Style Weave with Jeri Olson-McCoy! You will have the opportunity to choose from an array colors of pearl cotton that you bring yourself (or can purchase the day of class) to create a tablemat, pillow top, or hanging.
|Paramount Theatre and Visual Arts Center||03/17/15-|
|Oils 201: Alla Prima Workshop||Paramount Theatre and Visual Arts Center||04/25/15||Saint Cloud|
|Mosaic Forms 101: Concrete Mosaic Sculpture (Spring)||Paramount Theatre and Visual Arts Center||04/08/15-|
|Tristan Perich's Machine Drawing|
A contemporary composer and sound artist, Tristan Perich’s work is inspired by the aesthetic simplicity of math, physics, and code. His award winning work couples 1-bit electronics with traditional forms in both music and visual art. Perich’s work will be on display through the semester’s end.
|St. Cloud State University- SCSU School of the Arts||03/01/15-|
|CSB/SJU Senior Art Major Exhibition|
This exhibition features work presented in a variety of media from this year's senior art majors at the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University.
|CSB/SJU Fine Arts Series||04/13/15-|
|Fused Glass 150: Beyond the Basics of Fused Glass (Spring)|
This fused glass class is perfect for the returning fused glass artist with Amanda Hegreberg & Ruth Ross Hansen! Create larger decorative items and discover new opportunity for creativity with the slumping technique to create bowls and plates!
|Paramount Theatre and Visual Arts Center||04/27/15-|
|JD Jorgenson - Time and Place|
JD's clay work focuses on three components: time, place, and material. Jorgenson's work uses native clay, wood firings, as well as techniques learned during his apprenticeship at the St. John's Pottery combined with current approaches.
|CSB/SJU Fine Arts Series||05/30/15-|
|Millstream Arts Festival Best in Show|
Millstream Arts Festival and Fine Arts Programming team up again to honor the 2014 Best in Show exhibiting artist from this locally grown festival.
|CSB/SJU Fine Arts Series||06/02/15-|
|Power on the Prairie Exhibit|
Come and see the Grand Opening of a new exhibit on Monday, November 4th at the Stearns History Museum called "Power on the Prairie". This exhibit tells the story of rural electrification in Stearns County with interactive exhibits sponsored by the Stearns Electric Association. "Before rural residents had access to electricity, the countryside was lit up in the evenings by millions of stars in the sky, maybe the moon, and a few flickers of light from lanterns and lamps. After...
|Stearns History Museum||11/04/13-|
|Paramount Gallery & Gifts|
Paramount Gallery & Gifts features a variety of original artwork from area artists for purchase.
|Paramount Theatre and Visual Arts Center||11/05/13-|