The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) is proud to sponsor the Traveling Art Exhibit which has visited northwest Minnesota communities throughout summer and fall 2016. During the next seven weeks the exhibit will visit its final destination, Warren’s Godel Memorial Library. The Traveling Art Exhibit includes original artwork by fourteen regional adult and high-school artists. It began its journey at the NWMAC’s juried Regional Exhibit held at Roseau City Library, Roseau MN in April and May of this year.
Artists selected this year to participate in the Traveling Art Exhibit are: Adults: Alicia Spilde of Karlstad; Irene Bertils of Crookston; Judy Szklarski of Stephen; LaVonne Forsberg, Loreen Hanson, Alberta Johnson, and Bert Foster of Thief River Falls; Ann Novacek of Greenbush; Janet Johnson of Malung; Margaret Ehling of Red Lake Falls; and Students: Jessica Lynn Ross, Fisher H.S.; Breana Pruneda, and Izabel VonRueden of Climax-Shelly H.S.; and Kylee McFadden, Marshall County Central H.S.
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 will be on display at the Godel Memorial Library, 314 E Johnson Ave, Warren, MN 56762 from October 18th through December 7th. Phone: (218) 745-5465 for library hours. The exhibit has visited the following libraries this year:
Ada Public Library May 20 – June 28
Hallock Public Library June 28 -Aug 3
Thief River Falls Public Library Aug 3 – Sep 14
Red Lake Falls Public Library Sep 14 – Oct 19
Warren Godel Memorial Library Oct 19- Dec 7
For more information call the arts council office at 218-745-9111; contact the exhibit specialist at 218-965-4216, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.