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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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MAC ColorRun 5K

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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

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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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Call for Artwork | 10th Annual Miniatures Exhibition

Little Big Show | May 2017 Invitation In May 2017, MacRostie Art Center (MAC) will host its 10th annual miniatures exhibition in its Minnesota Gallery. The exhibition will feature small works in a variety of media. Works must be no larger than 12” in any dimension (including frame) with a maximum retail price of $100. This […]

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Gathering Water and Light | Jes Lee Shimek

Minnesota Gallery | On view through March. In March the Minnesota Gallery will host Jes Lee Shimek’s collection of digital collages that explore various bits of humanity’s relationship with water and light—two very important elements in our world. Experts are increasingly concerned about the effect light pollution has on our wellbeing, and yet we continue to […]

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Hull Rust Mine | Aaron Squadroni

MacRostie Gallery | On view through March. Throughout March MacRostie Gallery will host Hull Rust Mine: a series of drawings by Aaron Squadroni studies the identity of the Hull Rust Mine by exploring the tensions in its landscape. The Hull Rust Mahoning Mine in Hibbing, Minnesota is one of the largest open-pit mines in the world. Having […]

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Ripe for Analysis | Emily Stokes

Minnesota Gallery | On view through February. The visual work in this show concerns the iconography and narratives that give weight and structure to rural culture. Stokes combines printmaking, painting, and drawing to yield intricate images that serve as a form of visual dialogue. Emily Stokes currently is an Assistant Professor of Art at Northwestern College […]

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Stained Glass with Friends | Group Exhibit

MacRostie Gallery | On view through February. This show is about creating stained glass art and life long friendships, showcasing stained glass artwork created by Lisa and George Berkholz and their friends Danita Camilli, Brenda Maranda, Carol Augustson, Vicky Menazzi, Lea Friesen and Steve Long. In addition to the artists that are contributing work for the […]

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