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Traveling Art Exhibit in Ada

Traveling Art Exhibit Visits Ada Public Library 

Northwest Minnesota Arts Council sponsors an annual Traveling Art Exhibit, which visits northwest Minnesota communities throughout the year. The exhibit includes 10 original pieces of art by regional artists, chosen from works submitted for our annual juried exhibit. The exhibit is currently at the Ada Public Library until November 1. See below for the schedule for the year.

NWMAC Traveling Art Exhibit Visits Ada 2019

The 2019-2020 Traveling Exhibit Schedule*:

May 10–June 28, 2019  Godel Memorial Library, Warren

June 29–August 31, 2019  East Grand Forks Campbell Library

September 1–Nov 2, 2019  Ada Public Library

Nov 3–Jan 4, 2020  Red Lake Falls Public Library**

Jan 5– March 1, 2020  Roseau Public Library

March 2–May 2, 2020  Hallock Public Library

*The start and end dates at each location are approximate, depending on weather, venue hours and other circumstances that may occur to prohibit travel. For specific library hours, please contact each location before planning your visit, especially if you are planning on bringing a group.

**Tentatively scheduled

The 2019-2020 Artists and Artwork: 

Mary Magnuson, Red Lake Falls, “Twilight in the Taiga” (Painting)

Amber Lee, Hendrum, “Koi” (Watercolor)

Peggy Branden, Karlstad, “The Beast” (Wood Block Print)

Kathryn Rynning, Kennedy, “The Graduates” (Photograph)

James Blix, Thief River Falls, “Woodland Composition I” (Photograph)

Bert Foster, Thief River Falls, “At the Barn” (Photograph)

Christine Foster, Thief River Falls, “Ice House Morning” (Painting)

Jill Levene, Warren, “-42.22C,” (Mixed Media)

Ying Sriyota, Badger, “The Champion” (Painting)

Elliot Chapman, Crookston, “Grain Elevator” (Photograph)

You may contact us for more info about the Traveling Exhibit at (218) 745-9111 or email NWArtsCouncil@gmail.com

Traveling Art Exhibit Visits Roseau

The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) is proud to sponsor the Traveling Art Exhibit which will be visiting northwest Minnesota communities throughout 2017. The Traveling Art Exhibit includes original artwork by fifteen regional adult and high school artists. It began its journey at the NWMAC’s juried Regional Exhibit held at Norman County West High School, Halstad MN in April of this year.

Artists selected this year to participate in the Traveling Art Exhibit are:  Adults: Paulette Christianson of Badger, Macy Larson of Euclid, Jill Levene of Angus, Lucille Nelson of Argyle, Elijah Neufeld of Beltrami, Susan Neufeld of Beltrami, Alicia Spilde of Karlstad and Judy Szklarski of Argyle; and Students: Josiah Dyrud of Thief River Falls, Chey Gerber of Halstad, Kendra Jensen of Goodridge, Ellie Manomai of Fertile, Jordan Nelson of Goodridge and Taylor Wynn-Skalet of Halstad.

Artwork selected for this exclusive traveling exhibit is a collection of diverse subjects in a variety of visual media including: acrylic painting, photography, pencil drawing, watercolor painting, glass mosaic, and mixed media. Pieces were chosen for originality, distinctive style, portability, and presentation.

The Traveling Art Exhibit is currently on display at the Roseau Public Library until August 29, 2017. Visit www.nwrlib.org for library hours. The exhibit will be on display at the following libraries this year:

Hallock Public Library, May -June 13, 2017
Warroad Public Library, June 14–July 27, 2017
Roseau Public Library, July 28–Aug 29, 2017
Red Lake Falls Public Library, Sept 1–Oct 20, 2017
Thief River Falls Public Library, Oct 21–Nov 15, 2017
Warren Godel Memorial Library, Nov 16–Jan 8, 2018

For more information call the NWMAC office at 218-745-9111; contact the exhibit specialist at 701-360-0805, or email kata_6@hotmail.com

Traveling Art Exhibit Visits Hallock Public Library

The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) is proud to sponsor the Traveling Art Exhibit which will be visiting northwest Minnesota communities throughout 2017.  The exhibit is currently at its first destination, the Hallock Pubic Library. The Traveling Art Exhibit includes original artwork by regional adult and high-school artists. It began its journey at the NWMAC’s juried Regional Exhibit held at Norman County West High School, Halstad MN in April of this year.

Artists selected this year to participate in the Traveling Art Exhibit are:  Adults: Alicia Spilde of Karlstad; Judy Szklarski of Argyle; Elijah Neufeld and Susan Neufeld of Beltrami; Paulette Christianson of Badger; Jill Levene of Angus; Lucille Nelson of Argyle; Macy Larson of Euclid ; and Students:  Kendra Jensen and Jordan Nelson of Goodridge, Josiah Dyrud of Thief River Falls, Taylor Wynn Skalet and Chex Gerber of Halstad and Ellie Manomai of Fertile.

Artwork selected for this exclusive traveling exhibit is a collection of diverse subjects in a variety of visual media including: acrylic painting, printmaking, pencil drawing, watercolor painting, conte crayon drawing, ink drawing, sculpture, glass, and mixed media. Pieces were chosen for originality, distinctive style, portability, and presentation.

The Traveling Art Exhibit will be on display at the Hallock Public Library, 101 1st Street E, Hallock, MN 56728 from May 10 through the end of June. Phone (218) 843-2401 for library hours. The exhibit will be visiting the following libraries this year:

  • Hallock Public Library May – June
  • Thief River Falls Public Library  June – August
  • Warroad Public Library August – September
  • Location TBD September – October
  • Warren Godel Memorial Library, November – December

For more information call the arts council office at 218-745-9111; contact the exhibit specialist at 701-360-0805, or email: kata_6@hotmail.com