MacRostie Art Center is turning 50! Help us celebrate at our First Friday opening reception with live music, artists talks and special member recognition! Friday, 11/4/16 – 4 – 7 pm Free ...
MacRostie Art Center’s Fall Art Studio Tour Located in one of the state’s top art regions, the Grand Rapids area is home to a robust arts community. For one entire weekend, artists across the area are throwing open their studio doors, inviting the public to see work spaces, meet the artists, and shop for unique, local […]
As It Is Above; It Is Below | September 24, 1:00–4:00 p.m. | $20 Come learn about Ojibwe and Dakota star knowledge, Fall constellations, and make a star map painting of your own with Annette S. Lee and team. A hands-on art making workshop open to all ages and all people. Native Skywatchers–Earth Sky Connections weaves together art, […]
Minnesota Gallery | On view through September. Large-scale photographs encapsulate the moments, and those after, in which birds strike glass while navigating the complex maze of human-built spaces. Tragically beautiful, these images magnify and memorialize the lives of each individual animal, challenging a human-biased hierarchy of self-importance. Miranda Brandon has been a Project BirdSafe volunteer for […]
MacRostie Gallery | On view through September. Native Skywatchers – Earth Sky Connections presents an inspired visual arts exhibit featuring work created by five artists: Annette S. Lee, William Wilson, Carl Gawboy, Jeff Tibbetts, and Anne Meyer. The work weaves together art, science, and culture with the goal of revitalizing Ojibwe and D(L)akota earth and sky knowledge and emphasizing our human […]
Minnesota Gallery | On view through August. The More, The Better – The sculptures of JinMan Jo will be exhibited in the Minnesota gallery. He relates the process of creating sculpture to that of making entries in a personal journal. His work is self-reflective with a focus on his feelings and search for self-identity. He explores and interprets […]
MacRostie Gallery | On view through August. The 24th Annual Juried Art Exhibition features a collection of local and regional artworks juried by JinMan Jo, twice honored with the Outstanding Achievement Award in contemporary sculpture given by the International Sculpture Center. The exhibit will include artists from Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, North Dakota, and South Dakota in […]