Podcast-Tuesdays with Mara


Northwest Minnesota Arts Council PodcastDidn’t catch “Tuesdays with Mara” on Pioneer 90.1 FM this week?

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6.20.2017

Ron West spoke with both Don Merkens about the upcoming Norman County Fair entertainment that received funding from the NWMAC (glass blower Jon Ofutt, plus 3 smaller events)and Dan Skanson about the Polk County Fair free stage entertainment (Skanson and Hansen) that also received NWMAC funding (fair starting July 5). Both fairs should be great fun! Listen below.

6.13.2017

Northwest Minnesota Arts Council Board Member Faye Auchenpaugh talked with Ron West about the Arts Council and what role board members play. Listen to their discussion below!

6.6.2017

Kittson County Central Kindergarten teacher Shannon Christenson talked with Ron West about Camp Art in Hallock at the end of June, featuring artists Ross Sutter, Marie Olafsdotter, and Susan Armington. Listen to their chat now!

5.30.2017

Brock and Brayden Drevlow of L’Ambizioso Duo are performing classical music throughout our region this summer. They are also recipients of grant funding from NWMAC. They spoke to Ron West today. Listen to the podcast now!

5.23.2017

Jane Vigness, Northwest Minnesota Arts Advocate of the Year, was Ron West’s guest this week on Pioneer 90.1. Listen to their conversation about Jane’s efforts in the region’s arts world!

 

5.16.2017

Gayle Moen, Northwest Minnesota Artist of the Year, spoke with Ron West today.  Listen to their talk here!

5.9.2017

Northwest Star Award Winner  Annelee Woodstrom of Ada was Ron West’s guest this week. They talked about growing up in Hitler’s Germany and receiving the award.

5.02.2017

Jill Adolphson, Stephen-Argyle teacher, shared information with Ron West about a residency with Visual Artist and Photographer Mica Lee Anders held at Stephen-Argyle Schools recently.

4.25.2017

Mara Hanel was Ron West’s guest on Pioneer 90.1 this week. Their discussion included the NW Minnesota Art Exhibit, the upcoming “Of the Year” Awards and Art Reception in Halstad and the Equality and Respect for All Workshops and Exhibit. Listen below!

4.18.2017

Ron West interviewed two artists this week. Glass and metal artist Sue Suess and painter Abigail Kramer both have pieces in the NEW HUES: An Exhibition of Color at the River Walk Artist Gallery in East Grand Forks. Listen to their conversations!

4.11.2017

Tri-County Teacher Justina Pietruszewski spoke with Ron West about the visual journaling residency they hosted at with Artist Heidi Jeub.

 

3.28.2017

Phyllis Kalliokoski spoke with Ron West about being an artist, abstract art and her art on display at the River Walk Artist Gallery in East Grand Forks. Listen to their chat below!

3.21.2017

Andrew Fougner, Principal at Red Lake County Central Elementary School in Plummer, spoke with Ron West about a school residency with Artist Jim Mondloch.

3.14.2017

Tim Pearce, Tour Manager of Anda Union, spoke with Ron West about Anda Union’s music, tour and experience in our area.

2.28.2017

Donovan Hanson, middle school teacher in East Grand Forks and NWMAC grantee, spoke with Ron West about the grant they received.

2.21.2017

Virgil Benoit spoke with Ron West this week about AFRAN and the French Canadian Metis Festival.

2. 15.2017

Mara Hanel, NWMAC Executive Director, was Ron West’s guest. She talked about numerous deadlines and events that are coming up soon, including the 2017 NW MN Art Exhibit in Halstad, Of the Year Awards, Arts Advocacy Day, and Arts Midwest Worldfest Anda Union residency and concert.

2.7.2017

Eryn Gee Killough, NWMAC Board Member, was Ron West’s guest on Pioneer 90.1 this week.

1.31.2017

Ron West interviewed Tri-County School’s Music Director Brad Thompson, Karlstad, about some of the grants they have received from the NWMAC that have enhanced their music program.

1.24.2017

Ada Band Director and Music Teacher Richard Tuttle was Ron West’s guest this week. Richard has embraced technology and utilized grants from the NWMAC to further his student’s music education.

1.17.2017

Pioneer 90.1’s Ron West interviews Jeanne Cooney about her Hot Dish Heaven Mystery book series, including her most recent book A Potluck of Murder and Recipes. They also discussed the grant that Jeanne secured from the NWMAC for a mural in Kennedy that turned out to be a real community experience.

1.10.2017

Aliza Novacek-Olson is Ron West’s guest this week on Pioneer 90.1. Aliza is a fiber artist who received a Fellowship Grant.

12.27.2016

Ron West talks with Executive Director Mara Hanel to learn about art happenings in the area and upcoming grant workshops and deadlines.

12.20.2016

Scott Larson of Newfolden talks with Ron West about his artwork, which includes portraits of ballerinas.

12.13.2016

Dale Mackowick of Fertile is Ron West’s guest on Pioneer 90.1 this week. Dale has an exhibit of his oil paintings at the River Walk Artist Gallery in East Grand Forks.

11.29.2016

George French is Ron West’s guest. George directs the music and theater department at the University of Minnesota-Crookston. He is also involved in Save the Carnegie. Listen to the podcast for details!

11.22.2016

Ross Hier is Ron West’s guest on Pioneer 90.1. Ross is a long-time employee of the Minnesota DNR and a wildlife artist. The current exhibit at the River Walk Artist Gallery in East Grand Forks includes some of Ross’s art.

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11.15.2016

Ron West talks to Courtney Olson, a Crookston artist and graphic designer. Courtney has five paintings displayed in the current exhibit, Creative Artworks of Crookston, at the Riverwalk Artist’s Gallery in East Grand Forks.

11.08.2016

South African performer Lorraine Klaasen talks with Ron West about her music, current residency and upcoming concert in Thief River Falls.

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11.01.2016

Executive Director Mara Hanel talks with Ron West about the grants deadline, the exhibit of Crookston artists at the River Walk Gallery, and the upcoming residency workshops starting Nov 6 and community concert Nov 12 by South African performer Lorraine Klaasen and her band.

10.25.2016

Choir Teacher Renee Jensen talks with Ron West about how the Stephen-Argyle Schools have benefitted from grants from the NWMAC and gives an update on upcoming arts events in the area.

10.18.2016

Jesse Adelman talks with Ron West about the Haunted Woods in Red Lake Falls and the drama and acting students from Lafayette High School who have been given an opportunity to participate in the haunted woods experience.

10.11.2016

Christine Foster is Ron West’s guest this week. Christine’s artwork tells the stories of abuse survivors who have not only survived but have experienced hope and freedom.

10.04.2016

Megan Sugden of Kittson County Skies talks about her photography and exhibit at Far North Spirits in Hallock.

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09.27.2016

KayDell Super is Ron West’s guest this week. She discusses Middle River Community Theatre’s Goose Festival production of “Interruptions.”

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09.20.2016

Paula Foley, Warroad Public School Superintendent, talks about the mural in their cafeteria that 6th grade students and Artist Victor Yepez visioned, brainstormed,  and painted.

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09.13.2016

Alicia Spilde of Karlstad talks about her art. Her piece “Northwoods Carnival” is currently in the traveling art exhibit.

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09.06.2016

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Ron West talks about concerts at Fun in Flatlands, Ada on September 10, Heritage Days in Fosston on September 9 and Jean Honl’s rosemaling exhibit at the River Walk Gallery in East Grand Forks through September 25.

08.23.2016

Jodi Peterson, teacher at Norman County West and featured artist at the River Walk Gallery, talks about her art.

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08.16.2016

Ashley Anderson, Community Ed Director at WAO discusses Summer Arts Safari “Alice in Wonderland.”

08.02.2016

Jane and Emma Anderson of the Thief River Area Community Theater talk about the show Bye Bye Birdie.

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07.26.2016

Pam Hetteen talks about the Riverview Park Concerts taking place in Roseau this summer.

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07.19.2016

Paul Tandberg talks about the play Over the River and Through the Woods showing until July 21, 2016 at Northland Community College. Ron West talks about the entertainment at the upcoming Marshall County Fair.

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07.12.2016

Bonnie Nordvall talks about Warroad Summer Theatre’s production of Mary Poppins.  This exciting musical is available for audience enjoyment until July 17, 2016.

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06.21.2016

Kim HrubaKim Hruba of Red Shoes Writing talks about how she became and author and about her Artists Retreat coming up in September!

 

 

06.14.2016

Stephen, MN Arts CenterBerta Bergeron, a NWMAC Board member takes time out of her day to sit with Ron West and talk about her involvement on the board as well as all the fun and exciting things happening with Stephen Community Arts!

06.07.2016

Wavra_10_cornerAfter a short break, Northwest Minnesota Arts Council’s weekly feature is back on Pioneer 90.1 this time with Klondike Carvings, Joe Wavra. Joe’s unique works are being displayed now at Riverwalk Artists Gallery and Shop in East Grand Forks, Mn.

05.24.2016

Executive Director, Mara Hanel is this week’s guest! Listen in!

05.17.2016

Therese Masters Jacobson, Northwest Minnesota Arts Council’s exhibit specialist is this week’s guest talking about the traveling art exhibit and the artist exhibits coming up!

05.10.2016

BeauBakken+Mara_1Beau Bakken, our Artist of the Year sits down with Ron West of Pioneer 90.1 to talk about his art and where he comes from!

 

04.26.2016

BarbGeer_1Barb Geer is on this week talking about her much deserved, Star Artist of the Year award! Barb has been a driving force in the arts for many years and her work is much appreciated.

 

04.19.2016

Mara Hanel, Executive Director for Northwest Minnesota Arts Council, talks about the Annual Spring Art Exhibit! It’s ongoing through May 18th in Roseau at the Public Library!

04.05.2016

Shelley Grove of Warroad Summer Theatre talks about what’s cooking in the North Country! Listen in!

03.29.2016

Jayne Flaagan is our weekly guest on Pioner 90.1. Ron West catches up with Jayne to talk a bout what’s going on in the world of publishing and what she’s been working on.

03.22.2016

Mara Hanel, Executive Director for Northwest Minnesota Arts Council is this week’s guest and she discusses the upcoming arts events as well as Arts Advocacy Day 2016!

03.15.2016

Therese Jacobson is this week’s guest talking about the exhibits in our gallery space at River Walk Artists Gallery as well as other events happening in Northwest Minnesota.

03.08.2016

Ron Woolever talks with Ron West and they’re both from Crookston, MN! Ron is one of 2 artists to be featured this month at our exhibit space in the River Walk Artists Shop & Gallery.

03.01.2016

Ken Carlson, Executive Director for Arts Midwest talks about what the program does and how it impacts, positively, the community it comes to with the Arts Midwest World Tour Fest.

02.23.2016

Jane Anderson, Executive director for TRFActs talks about their upcoming auditions and what’s in store for the future!  Listen in!

02.09.2016

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Olivier Demers from Le Vent du Nord of Quebec takes time in their very busy schedule to talk with Ron West of Pioneer 90.1.   The group has had an amazingly fast week in Wahpeton thanks to the weather and NWMAC is pleased Olivier was willing to be interviewed!  Listen in on what we can expect when they visit Thief River Falls next week!

01.26.2016

Mo Regalado, Marketing and Promotions Specialist talks about what is going on with the Arts Council this month!

01.19.2016

Irene Bertils of Crookston makes her debut on our weekly podcast.  She is the latest featured artist of the New Year at our Gallery Space in River Walk Artists Gallery.  Let’s hear how she’s doing…

01.12.2016

Mara Hanel, Executive Director for Northwest Minnesota Arts Council is this weeks guest!  She talks about the upcoming grants deadlines!

01.05.2016

Elwyn Ruud is this weeks guest.  Elwynn is a recently retired teacher with a specialty in grant writing.  She is a brand new board member on NWMAC Board representing Kittson County.  Listen in!

12.29.2015

Aliza Olson-Novacek is this week’s guest…she talks about her stint on the Arts Council Board and other matters…like being spotlighted on Prairie Public as a fiber artist 01-25-16!

12.22.2015

Therese Masters Jacobson is our guest this week and as NWMAC’s Gallery Specialist and Artist Liaison, she tells us what we can expect in the New Year!

12.15.2015

Jane Anderson of Thief River Falls, Mn and TRFACTs joins this week’s installment and talks about being on the NWMAC Board, TRFACTs and her life in TRF, MN!

12.08.2015

Julie Elick of Roseau, MN and “Artists on Main” makes an appearance on this weeks installment!  Listen in and maybe you should join her welding class!

12.01.2015

Mara Hanel, Executive Director for Northwest Minnesota Arts Council is this week’s guest.  She discusses the state of Arts Affairs!

11.24.2015

NWMAC is back with Deb Aune’s student’s of Greenbush-Middle River who are participating in the Student Art Exhibit at our gallery space in the Riverwalk Artist’s Gallery and Shop in East Grand Forks, Mn.  Listen in!

11.17.2015

After a brief respite, NWMAC is back on Pioneer 90.1’s show!  Ron West talks with East Grand Forks resident and UND college student, Karlee Westrem.  Karlee talks about her experiences and how she got involved in the arts!

11.03.2015

NWMAC’s Specialist Therese Jacobson is this weeks guest!  She talks about what’s happening at Riverwalk Artists Gallery and Shop and the Art’s Council’s Galley!

10.27.2015

Jolene Juhl of Greenbush, a fused glass artist, talks about her art and River Walk Artists Juried Art Exhibit.  Her new pieces sound fascinating…and include sand blasting!

10.20.2015

Ella the DoggyJayne Flaagan of East Grand Forks talks with Ron West about her family, her writing and her plans for the future.

 

10.13.2015

Executive Director Mara Hanel talks about the latest grant application deadline 10-15-2015.

10.06.2015

This week, Ron West talks with Yonnie from Baladino, who are visiting Northwest Minnesota this week as part of an artist residency program.  There is a FREE public workshop on 10-08-2015 at 2p at Northland Community and Technical College Commons.  Concert is 10-10-2015 at 7pm at Lincoln High Schol School Auditorium.  Thanks to Arts Midwest World Tour Fest for being instrumental in making this happen!Baladino

09.27.2015

Janet Johnson from Roseau is this weeks guest…she talks her “Collaborations” exhibit, Malung Community Center and more!  Lots of information so you better get a pen!

09.22.2015

Barb Geer is this week’s guest and she talks about Goosefest and “Blithe Spirit”!  Barb is absolutely infectious!!  Listen in!

09.15.2015

Mara Hanel talks about our partnership with Arts Midwest Worldfest and the latest group coming into Thief River Falls, Mn.  The group is from Isreal and their name is Baladino…listen in!!

09.08.2015

Executive Director, Mara Hanel talks about her grant writing workshop on September 10, 2015! Sign up today!

09.01.2015

Betty Pikop is this week’s guest and she talks ALL about what is happening over the at the Stephen Arts Center.

08.25.2015

After another quick break, Northwest Minnesota Arts Council’s weekly update with Pionner 90.1 was back on air!  This week’s guest is Nicholas Jackson, who recently did an illustration workshop for us.  Listen in on how he goes about his craft!

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08.11.2015

Quilter Jan Anderson talks about her experience as an exhibitor at the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council’s Quilts of Northwest Minnesota.  Her work will be on display at the exhibit through the end of August.

08.04.2015

Marketing and Promotions Specialist, Mo Regalado is this weeks guest.  Mo talks about what is going on…and Ron makes fun of her!  It’s a great relationship!

07.28.2015

Poet Dale Jacobson of Alvarado, Mn talks with Ron West of Pioneer 90.1 about how he got started in poetry and how it has been with him through the years.

07.20.2015

Mo Regalado, NWMAC’s Marketing and Promotions Specialist is also a radio personality at TRF Radio (99.3FM KKDQ) in Thief River Falls, Minnesota.  As such, she brings in guests from time to time and decided to interview Jane Anderson of TRFACT.org to talk about Seussical, The Musical…a children’s production to be put on August 4-6, 2015.

07.14.2015

After 1 week off, we get back into it!  Mara Hanel, Executive Director of Northwest Minnesota Arts Council is talking with Ron this week about all the things that are happening in the 7 county service area.  Arts Project Grants and Arts Legacy Grants deadlines are August 1, 2015.

06.30.2015

Paul Koch is a former pastor of Wannaska Lutheran Parish in rural northwestern Minnesota, near Roseau and a published author.  He has written a series of Christian faith-based stories called the “Advent Adventures.”

06.22.2015

Kristin Eggerling of Hallock, Mn is this weeks guest.  Kristin is an author, mother and advocate.  Her book titled, Breath of Wilderness – The Life of Sigurd Olson is available now.  Great interview with many thanks to Ron West of Pioneer 90.1!

06.16.2015

Henry Boucha has quite a storied career in Hockey even if his career was cut short because of an eye injury.  He is one of our Northwest Minnesota Arts Councils featured authors at our latest exhibit.  This is a great interview that you don’t want to miss!

06.09.2015

Jeanne Cooney grew up in Hallock, Mn and has recently moved back part-time.  She is one of the authors taking part in NWMAC “Authors of Northwest Minnesota” exhibit taking place at the Riverwalk Artists Gallery in East Grand Forks, Mn.

06.02.2015

Monique Arnesen is channelling her inner “Sybil” in Warroad Summer Theatre’s rendition of “The 39 Steps”.   (She plays an amazing 3 characters…but wait till you hear about the two Clowns playing 21 characters!!) www.warroadsummertheatre.com

05.26.2015

New Artist to Riverwalk Arts Gallery and Shop, Kat Allen talks about her influences, her type of art and what she likes about being back in the Upper Midwest!

05.19.2015

2015 Arts Advocates of the Year, Jim and Jan Strandlie of Thief River Falls.  They are a hoot…and this is one fun interview!  Listen in as to why they are very deserving of this honor!

05.12.2015

2015 Star Artist of the Year Karen Engevik of Black Horse Pottery & Tile in Roseau takes time out of her busy day to talk art, horses and of course, pottery!

05.05.2015

LaVonne Forsberg talks about her art on Pioneer 90.1!  She is the featured artist at River Walk Arts Gallery in East Grand Forks this month and her artist reception is May 09, 2015.

04.28.2015

Sheila Smith is the Executive Director for Minnesota Citizens for the Arts and she talks about an exciting new report which will be unveiled at the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council’s Annual Spring Art Exhibit Reception, May 04.

04.21.2015

Mark Johnson fills in for Ron West and has an incredible interview with Jeanne O’Neil from North Country Fiddle and Dance! Great interview and lots of great music!  Listen in!

04.14.2015

Carolyn Meisel of River Walk Artist Gallery talks about who she is, where she came from  and how she got involved in the arts.  She also talks about the RWAG juried art exhibit coming up!

04.07.2015

Therese M. Jacobson, NWMAC’s Gallery Specialist is talking about what’s going on at the gallery, different events and more!

03.31.2015

Jenee Provance from Warroad Summer Theatre talks about their latest production, Escanaba in Love and what she does for WST…and maybe a name change since they’re not only a Summer Theatre group!

03.24.2015

Marketing/Promotions specialist Mo Regalado talk about what is happening at Northwest Minnesota Arts Council!

03.17.2015

Janet Johnson of Malung Community School in Roseau, Minnesota takes time out of her day to talk with Ron about events happening there; being on the Mn Citizens for the Arts Board and being under the weather. The show much go on!   jej@wiktel.com

03.10.2015

Mara Hanel, Executive Director of NWMAC talks about what is happening in the listening area including art exhibits, workshops and more!

03.03.2015

Mo Regalado is this weeks guest.  She talks deadlines, shows and how to get yourself known using a FREE workshop given by MnArtists.org.

02.24.2015

This weeks guest is Mary Ann Laxen of East Grand Forks, Mn.  She’s our representative for Polk County here at Northwest Minnesota Arts Council.  An amazing woman!  Listen in!

02.17.2015

Mara Hanel is on with Ron West talking about all the deadlines coming up! $50,000 in Arts Legacy Grants up for grabs! Check it out!

02.10.2015

Jane Anderson from TRF Acts! is this week’s guest! They have so much going on, you may want to grab a pen and pencil to get it all down!  It’s a two parter…

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02.03.2015

Wow! Amazing interview with Jessica Pribula this week on the show!  2014 Artist of the Year and has so much going on!

01.27.2015

Therese Masters Jacobson is this weeks guest on Pioneer 90.1! She has so much information to share, you really need to listen in!!

01.21.2015

NWMAC Board Member Kay Rosengren is this weeks featured guest.  Learn more about her, why she got involved with us, and what made her cry! 😉

01.13.2015

NWMAC Executive Director Mara Hanel discusses upcoming events including application deadlines!  Listen in!

12.23.2014

Marketing and Promotions Specialist Mo Regalado is the guest this week talking about as much as she can…all with a smile on her face!

12.19.2014

Mara is interviewed by Mark Allan from AM 1230 KTRF in Thief River Falls.  A lot of information on this one…well worth the time to listen.

12.16.2014

Executive Director Mara Hanel talks about the Regional Arts Councils, including the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council!  It’s been a while since Mara and Ron have had a chance to get talk, so a lot of information will be dispensed!

12.09.2014

Northwest Minnesota Arts Council Board Member Faye Auchenpaugh is this week’s guest.  Find out about Faye, why she got involved in the arts and how she ended up back in Thief River Falls!

12.02.2014

Jennifer Patterson talks with Rom this week.  Jennifer lives in Alvarado and makes jewelry based on quilt patterns and travels the United States selling her polymer clay jewelry.  www.quiltedinclay.com

11.25.2014

This week features exiting interviews with Betsy Saurdiff’s Art Students from Grygla!  Listen in…

11.18.2014

Jenee Provance is this weeks featured guest.  She talks with Rom about her past experiences and what is happening at Warroad Summer Theatre, including their latest play, Miracle on Christmas Lake II.

11.03.2014

On this weeks episode, Rom talks with two high school students from Goodridge/Grygla.  11th graders, Daylyn Kainz and Benji Wilebski talk about their art, their influences and what they plan on doing in the future!

10.28.2014

This week Mara joins Rom on Pioneer 90.1!  They catch up on what’s going on…and what’s happening in the future!  Listen in…

10.21.2014

Janet Johnson is the featured guest this week on Pioneer 90.1 with Rom.  Janet is from Williams, Mn but now makes her home in Mahlung, Mn just south of Roseau.  Janet talks about her art influences and more!  Listen in!

10.14.2014

Bruce D. Flaig of Fertile, Minnesota is this weeks guest on NWMAC’s “Tuesday’s with Mara” brought to you in conjunction with Pioneer 90.1!  Bruce is a Minnesota Native and has lived ALL over the world!  Tune in on how he hones his craft!

10.07.2014

Rom of Pioneer 90.1 talks with Jeffrey Galle from Warroad Summer Theatre about their exciting upcoming year, their 35th Anniversary and they’re looking for Director’s!  You could be one!  Listen in…

09.30.2014

Artist Betsy Saurdiff is not just an artist, she’s also a teacher!  Listen to what inspires her as she and Rom talk on this weeks edition of “Tuesday’s with Mara.”

09.23.2014

Rom interviews KayDell Super of Middle River and the Middle River Community Theater’s production of “Mind Over Matt” and Goosefest happenings this weekend.

09.16.2014

Rom’s guest for this week is our very own Therese Masters-Jacobson.  She talks traveling art, River Walk Artists and stepping out of the “art” box!  Listen in!

09.09.2014

Mara Hanel, NWMAC Executive Director is on the line with Rom…they discuss the latest grant deadlines, projects and more on this weeks edition of ‘Tuesday’s with Mara’.

09.02.14

Chris Lane, NWMAC’s featured artist at River Walk Artists Gallery this month talks with Rom about who he is and what he does!  Great interview!  Listen in!

08.19.14

Kim Hruba from www.redshoeswriting.com visits with Rom this week and discusses her work and the writers retreat she’s organizing for the Lake of the Woods area!  Listen in!

08.12.14

On this weeks edition, Rom speaks with Brett Lysne of Moorhead, Mn.  Brett is a pen and ink artist and his work is being featured at the River Walk Artists Gallery for the NWMAC.

08.05.14

Rom talks with Northwest Minnesota Arts Council featured Artist, Candace Osborn of Ada, Mn.  Candace will be showcasing her “felted wool” art pieces at River Walk Artists Gallery through the  month of August.

07.29.14

Mara Hanel, Executive Director for NWMAC joins Rom to talk about what is happening with the Arts Council, an upcoming arts grant deadline and more!

07.24.2014

Barb Geer once again chats with Rom Ogaard about the Steel Magnolia’s play!  It’s pretty entertaining!

 

07.15.2014

Rom’s guest is Trey Everett of Crookston, Minnesota.  Trey is an author, an artist, pastor and family man.  He is the featured artist of the month at River Walk Artists Gallery.  Learn more about him and what he does!

07.08.2014

Rom talks with Monique Arnesen of Warroad.  She is directing “Little Shop of Horrors” with Warroad Summer Theatre!  Learn more about her and the production!

07.01.2014

Rom talk with Mara Hanel, Executive Director of NWMAC about what is happening at the Arts Council this summer!

06.23.2014

Rom talks with Gretchen Weinrich, director of The Fantastiks!, a theater production put on by the Thief River Falls Community Arts Council!  The last night of production is June 25, 2014 at 7pm at Northland Community and Technical College, Thief River Falls Campus.

06.17.2014

Rom talks with special guest, Karlee Westrem from East Grand Forks about her very first gallery show at River Walk Artist Gallery!  Karlee is a recent high school graduate and has big plans for the future.  Listen in!

06.10.2014

Rom talks with special guest, Jessica Pribula, an upcoming artist out of the East Grand Forks, Minnesota area.  She was selected as the Northwest Minnesota artist of the year!

 

06.03.2014

Mara Hanel and Rom talk the latest events and news going on with Northwest Minnesota Arts Council.

05.20.2014

Rom and Barb Geer talk “Forever Plaid!” A two part interview!  Whew!

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05.13.2014

Rom talks with Shelley Grove with Warroad Summer Theatre about the new “Love, Sex, and the IRS”, their newest play!

05.06.2014

Rom and Mo discuss the winners of the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council’s Spring Art Exhibition, the new featured artist at River Walk Artists’ Gallery in East Grand Forks and “Forever Plaid” the newest play put on by the Thief River Falls Community Theater Group.

04.28.2014

Rom talks with LaVonne Forsberg of Thief River Falls, the Northwest Star Artist of the Year for 2014! She was nominated for her devotion and dedication to the arts.  LaVonne has been a fixture in the arts community in Thief River Falls and Northwest Minnesota and has many works displayed through out the region.  She runs a framing business in Thief River Falls with her husband.

04.22.2014

Rom Ogaard and Kaydell Super of Middle River, Minnesota talk about her “Arts Advocate of the Year” Award she will be receiving this Sunday at the NWMAC Sprint Art Exhibit.

04.15.2014

Don’t let tax day get you down! Mara and Rom discuss the Northwest Minnesota Spring Art Exhibit April 16-27 in Middle River at the American Legion.  A reception will be held on April 27 at 2pm to recognize artists and more!

04.08.2014

Mara and Rom discuss what happened at Arts Advocacy Day, the upcoming Art Exhibit in Middle River and the folks who were selected for arts awards.

03.25.2014

Mara and Rom Ogaard of Pioneer 90.1FM talk about the latest news happening with Northwest Minnesota Arts Council, who we serve and what we do!

03.18.2014

Rom Ogaard of Pioneer 90.1FM talks with Director Ben Johnson of Warroad Summer Theater about his production, “Greater Tuna”!

03.11.2014

Mara and Rom discuss all the exciting things going on at NWMAC including 2014 Art Exhibit entries, Grants and more!

03.04.2014

Regional Artist Lynne King of Alvarado, Mn talks with Rom about her artistic medium, photography.  She will be a featured artist at the River Walk Artist Gallery in East Grand Forks, Mn.

02.25.2014

Mara talks about the upcoming NWMAC Spring Art Exhibit in Middle River, the new Art Exhibit happening over at River Walk Artists Gallery and more!

02.18.2014

Rom interviews Therese Masters Jacobson about what is going on at River Walk Artist Gallery in East Grand Forks, Mn.

02.11.2014

Mark and Mara discuss the latest happenings at Northwest Minnesota Arts Council.

02.04.2014

Rom Ogaard and Loren Younggren of Hallock, Mn discuss Loren’s passion for photography and his great concept of taking one, really great photo a month.

01.21.2014

Rom Ogaard and Mo Regalado discuss grant application deadlines and the website.

01.14.2014

Anthony Diaz talks about how his art impacts his life with Rom this week.  He’s a guitarist from Crookston, Mn and has a bright future on the horizon!

01.07.2014

Mara and Rom discuss arts grants with deadlines approaching.

 

12.10.2013

Mara and Rom discuss holiday gifts available through NWMAC and the Community Supported Arts Program.

Northwest Minnesota Arts Council interview’s air on a weekly basis on Pioneer 90.1 FM, East Grand Forks and Thief River Falls, every Tuesday at 3:05 pm.

 

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