Tag Archives: Jamestown

Finding Out What’s Happening in the Arts

Not getting your fill of ARTS activities? Here are some easy ways you can find regional ARTS events and programs. LOCAL JAMESTOWN OPTIONS The Arts Center Website Jamestown Sun Newspaper Diversions Page Reiland Fine Arts Center Box Office STATEWIDE OPTIONS … Continue reading

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Ooh la,la…Now, that’s a big Pot

Come down to The Jamestown Arts Center and see the largest piece of Brad Bachmeier pottery to be displayed in North Dakota! Inspired by Peruvian water jugs this monumental, wheel thrown piece is part of the exhibit, Sticks & Stones: … Continue reading

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Thank You Jamestown

Last week’s visit of Moroccan artists (the Majid Bekkas Gnawa Ensemble with Brahim Fribgane) was an unbelievable experience for the people that participated and by all accounts a great success–success only made possible with the assistance and support of many … Continue reading

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Arts – the Universal Language

We are into the 3rd day with our Moroccan friends and with each interaction it is clear that language, religious, political and cultural barriers don’t exist when it comes to the Arts.  I’m not sure who is having more fun, … Continue reading

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Odd Couple Tickets Flying Out the Door

I don’t know whether it is past successful 2nd Act Community Theatre plays or the familiarity of the Odd Couple production, but tickets for this week’s production are selling fast and furious.  The Arts Center has the feeling of a … Continue reading

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Healing Arts Open House

Jamestown Regional Medical Center (JRMC) has invited the community to an open house to see their Art Collection. They believe there is clear evidence that a patient’s physical well-being is fundamentally linked to their emotional and spiritual well-being and that … Continue reading

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Arts Center Joins Community Block Party

What fun to see Jamestown’s main street alive with people of all ages.  They called it a community block party and that’s exactly what if felt like. I’m wondering how we can get this kind of energy and enthusiasm on … Continue reading

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Consider Jamestown without The Arts Center?

I came to work this morning to hear that the City of Jamestown has once again reduced their budget allocation to The Arts Center. It was 10K which was reduced to 5K in 2011, for 2013 the allocation will now … Continue reading

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Another New Face!

Last week our newest addition to the Arts Center family was our new raku kiln, this week we introduce you to our newest staff member – Jessica Christy. Jessica takes on the position of Education Coordinator. After some time, we … Continue reading

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The Arts Center’s Newest Addition

In case you missed the Fire in the Hole Community Clay experience… We had a great time seeing raku artist and Continental Clay glaze chemist Mark Lusardi demonstrate a raku firing. What’s even better is everyone who wanted to glaze … Continue reading

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