Vanished Beauty | Mollie Oblinger

MINNESOTA GALLERY Mollie Oblinger’s beguiling landscapes expose the vulnerability of the waywe undermine our natural environment with imagery plucked from her interest in animal tunnels and cellular anatomy. By exploring ...

Woven North | invitational exhibition

MACROSTIE GALLERY This weaving, fiber, basketry and beadwork invitational exhibition highlights the best natural materials and talent our north woods have to offer. Exhibiting artists include: John Zasada, Emily Derke, ...

Downtown Art Fair | July 8

MacRostie Art Center presents its annual summer art fair — a community celebration of art and creativity! The Downtown Art Fair will take place on Saturday, July 8 from 9:00 ...

Upcoming Programming

MAC ColorRun 5K

Register Now! The MacRostie Art Center’s first annual ColorRun.Walk.Stroll 5k will take ...

Call for Artwork | 25th Annual Juried Exhibition

In August, the MAC will host its 25th Annual Juried Art Exhibition,  featuring a ...

Call for Artists: 2018 Exhibition Proposals

MacRostie Art Center (MAC) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to community growth ...

Summer Youth Classes

Scholarships are available for all ages!  Contact MacRostie Art Center for more ...

Summer Adult Classes

 Scholarships are available for all ages!  Contact MacRostie Art Center for more ...

Art Suitcases for Rent

ART SUITCASES | Planned Lessons and Materials $20 per week | Scholarships for families are ...

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Exquisite Nature | Leah Yellowbird

Minnesota Gallery | On view through June. Intricate, graceful, thought-provoking and prolific — these are all words that have been used to describe the elaborate masterwork of Leah Yellowbird. Originally a traditional bead-worker, she identifies strongly with her First Nations Algonquin-Metis and Anishinaabe heritage. At a young age, Yellowbird learned from her extended family how to […]

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Human Conditions | Meghan Sullivan

Minnesota Gallery | On view through June. “The significance of human existence can be found in ordinary interactions because our lives are made up of millions of small, seemingly insignificant moments. My figurative ceramic sculptures are observations of the emotional and psychological aspects of communication within these interactions. It is a contemplation of the dynamics of […]

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Connecting Threads: Needlework & Home | Marian Lyndgaard

Minnesota Gallery | On view through May. Connecting Threads: Needlework & Home, Marian Lyndgaard Throughout May, MacRostie Gallery will host “Connecting Threads: Needlework & Home” by Marian Lyndgaard. Through a collection of paintings and intaglio prints, Marian Lyndgaard explores the challenges of holding together past and present through needlework and abstracted landscapes. By embroidering and sewing […]

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Little Big Show | featuring Krista Matison

MacRostie Gallery | On view through May. In May, the MacRostie Art Center’s Minnesota Gallery will be filled with miniature sizedartworks from more than 40 artists. The artworks are no larger than 12 inches in any dimension and are priced at no more than $100. Mediums include ceramic art, sculpture, textile art, collage, watercolor, acrylic and […]

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Six McKnight Artists | McKnight Fellowship

Minnesota Gallery | On view through April.   This exhibition, supported by the McKnight Foundation, showcases the success of each artist’s fellowship or residency. Amy Santoferraro is assistant professor of art and ceramics area coordinator at Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS. Santoferraro’s work has been shown throughout the United States, as well as in solo exhibitions […]

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LGBT: Personal Testimonies | Mary Swanson

MacRostie Gallery | On view through April. In April the MacRostie Art Center’s Minnesota Gallery will exhibit LGBT: Personal Testimonies, by Mary Swanson. This exhibition of painted portraits reveals the stories of men and women in the LGBT community and explores the relationship between viewer and subject. What starts as simple painted lines and shapes becomes […]

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