MAC Art Swap

MacRostie Art Center is hosting its first ever Art Swap on Saturday, July 25 from 10 am to 2 pm. Planned to coincide with the annual Northern Minnesota Swap Meet ...

The Big Trees of Calaveras County | Josh Winkler

On View | MacRostie Gallery | July 3 – 31 Sponsored by Edwards LaPlant Construction Josh Winkler’s prints and drawings take a closer look at specific places in the American ...

Alonso Sierralta

On View | Minnesota Gallery | July 3 – 31 Sponsored by First National Bank of Coleraine Alonso Sierralta’s work explores the visual relationship created by combining natural and manufactured ...

Upcoming Programming

Birch Bark Weaving Workshop & Community Presentation

Workshop Vladimir Yarish of Novgorod Province, Russia, is a master craftsman and ...

Learn | Summer Workshops – Youth

Youth Summer Classes Art After School Instructor: Lea Friesen                                                        Fee: ...

Learn | Summer Workshops – Adult

Drawing, Painting, and Print Intro to Portrait Painting Instructor: Tom Page                                                      Fee: ...

Latest News

Downtown Art Fair

  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 11 from 9:00 am to 4 pm on the Old Central School grounds in downtown Grand Rapids. Admission to the event is free and the public is […]

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The River Project | James Boyd Brent, Rick Love, Daryn Lowman

On View | June 5 – 27 | MacRostie Gallery Sponsored by Paul Bunyan Communications Rick Love and James Boyd Brent have been working for more than a year on developing bodies of work that focus on the Mississippi river between Franklin and Fort Snelling, consisting of drawings, screen prints, mixed media prints, watercolors, and […]

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Fragmented Vistas | Carey Dean

On View | June 5 – 27 | Minnesota Gallery Sponsored by Paul Bunyan Communications Carey Dean has created a series of glass on panel works, inspired by the common elements of the Midwestern landscape. The artist uses tress and bodies of water to metaphorically express the human experience of nature and of the passing […]

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2015 Juried Art Show

Entry deadline June 5, 2015 (postmark or delivery) Guidelines Open to artists from Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, North and South Dakota. Up to two entries per artist, per category. Categories: 2- and 3-dimensional. Works must have been completed in 2014 or 2015 and not shown previously in other MacRostie Art Center Juried Exhibitions. Cash Awards Awards […]

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Charted Memories | Keren Kroul

On View | MacRostie Gallery | May 1 – 30 Sponsored by Anderson Family Dental Keren Kroul works with watercolor on paper, creating dense organic formations from small meticulous lines, colorful patterns, and delicate washes. Across small notebook-sized pieces and large-scaled multi- paneled paintings, crystalline images are repeated and layered, twist forward and away. Inspired […]

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Little Big Show | 8th Annual Miniatures Exhibition

    On View | Minnesota Gallery | May 1 – 30 Sponsored by Bill and Diane Rutherford Now in its eighth year, the Little Big Show is MacRostie Art Center’s annual miniatures invitational. Artists are invited to submit works in any medium that are no larger than twelve inches in any dimension and priced […]

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