22nd Annual Juried Art Exhibition

ON VIEW | August 1 – 30 Sponsored by Rapids Printing Open to artists from Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, North Dakota, and South Dakota, this annual event celebrates variety and rewards ...

Bogs, A Love Story | Christine Baeumler

On View | August 1 – 30 Sponsored by Greater Insurance Service Bogs, A Love Story is a video documentary and an onsite installation that highlights our relationship to bog ...

Empty Bowls Pottery Sessions

Calling all potters: experienced, emerging, and aspiring! MacRostie Art Center is organizing a series of events to create ceramic bowls for the 12th annual Itasca Area Empty Bowls fundraiser. The ...

Upcoming Programming

Learn | Fall Workshops – Youth

YOUTH WORKSHOPS Advanced Youth Pottery and Sculpture Instructor: Bruce Bartos | Fee: $95 ...

Learn | Fall Workshops – Adult

ADULT WORKSHOPS Drawing, Painting, and Print Water Media Still Life Instructor: Liz ...

“A Potter’s Hands” Tour Comes to MAC

  Warren MacKenzie: A Potter’s Hands Exhibit | Film | Workshop The ...

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July in the Minnesota Gallery | Joonja Lee Mornes: In Praise of Nature’s Flow

ON VIEW | Minnesota Gallery | July 2 – 30 Sponsored by First National Bank of Coleraine Joonja Lee Mornes’ abstract landscape paintings are inspired by nature and changes in light throughout days and seasons. Though they represent no specific place in the world, they harmonize her memories of rice fields in Korea with her […]

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July in the MacRostie Gallery | Liza Sylvestre: Elements Unheard

ON VIEW | MacRostie Gallery | July 2 – 30 Sponsored by North Homes Children and Family Services Liza Sylvestre is from Minneapolis and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Fine Art from the University of Minnesota. Her early life and adolescence was defined by a significant and progressive hearing loss. Communication became increasingly […]

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June in the Minnesota Gallery | Anna Cain: Whimsical Rhythms

Whimsical Rhythms presents a collection of prints by Anna Cain. The works are primarily in scratchboard and linoleum block with textures that are complex and detailed. Cain incorporates strong elements of pattern, line, and shape in her intricate depictions of flowers and animals, characters, and landscapes. “Scratchboard is a slow process,” says Cain. “I sketch the general composition before filling in […]

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June in the MacRostie Gallery | The View from Here: MCBA

ON VIEW | MacRostie Gallery | June 6 – 28 Sponsored by Paul Bunyan Communications The Minnesota Center for Book Arts celebrates the book as a vibrant contemporary art form that takes many shapes. This group exhibition from the current members of the artists’ co-op at MCBA will showcase the artists’ use of traditional techniques […]

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July 12 | Downtown Art Fair

MacRostie Art Center is excited to announce its annual summer art fair. The Downtown Art Fair will take place on Saturday, July 12 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 encouraged to attend. ART & MUSIC […]

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Call for Artists | 22nd Annual Juried Show

Entry deadline June 6, 2014 (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 2013 or 2014 and not shown previously in other MacRostie Art Center Juried Exhibitions. Cash Awards Awards […]

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