October offers A Multitude of Arts Opportunities

Sitting down to write this blog is a challenge this week, not for lack of news but the for the multitude of arts opportunities that I wish to share.

First, the winners of the 49th Annual Jamestown Fine Arts Association Arts Show. The reception on September 15 was a great success with a terrific turnout of visitors. Many of the winning artists were in attendance.

  • Best of Show - Linda Whitney (Valley City, ND), Oyate… They Came
  • Mixed Media - Sue Morissey (Fargo, ND), Political Animal
  • Watercolor Painting - Caroline Hagen (Michigan, ND), Up Draft
  • Photography – B/W - Matthew Anderson (Devils Lake, ND), Rising Through the Air
  • Photography – Color - Anna Meidinger (Wishek, ND), Spring Sorting
  • Printmaking - Brian Paulsen (Grand Forks, ND), The Homecoming
  • Ceramics - Linda Olson (Minot, ND), Hibiscus
  • Glass - Jaci Trefz (Jamestown, ND), Presentation Bowl
  • Painting – Acrylic - Jeff Hoff (Jamestown, ND), Cool Down
  • Painting – Oil - Michael Dunn (Fargo, ND), Still Holding
  • Drawing - Jim Park (Dilworth, MN), A Touch of Provence
Stop by The Arts Center Gallery and VOTE for the People’s Choice Award – Winner to be announced at the close of the show.

 

New Gallery in Fargo – Uptown Gallery                          Grand Opening, Thursday, September 26, 6-9 pm

Located kitty-corner from the Hotel Donaldson (72 Broadway, Fargo, ND 58102 • (701) 793-7201) this is the newest gallery in downtown Fargo. Many of the artists are long-time, well known, professionals who have come together to exhibit and sell their work in a commercial setting.

 

                                           

Artists Represented

  • Steve Revland
  • Deane Colin Fay
  • Patrick Shannon
  • Brad Bachmeier
  • Jon Offutt
  • Michael D. Dunn
  • Susan Boyd
  • Deborah Mae Broad
  • Gin Templeton
  • Susan Morrissey
  • Kent Kapplinger
  • Kay Ornberg
  • Dan Francis
  • Jon Normann
  • Ellen Diedrich

Fargo STUDIO CRAWL 

October 5 & 6, 2013 • Noon – 6:00 pm

The Studio Crawl was established in 2004 to develop an awareness and appreciation for the quality and diversity of visual arts in the region. During the two-day event, the public is given a chance to go behind the scenes of a working artist’s studio and exposed to dynamic educational experiences that demystify art’s “making” process.

Thirty-two studios will be open for visitation during this year’s crawl. Admission to all studios is free.

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2 Responses to October offers A Multitude of Arts Opportunities

  1. Avatar of Bill Kennedy Bill Kennedy says:

    It takes time, but all the artists work at the show could be on Arts Center website.

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