Hello July, Hello “Artsy” Summer Fun

I can’t believe I’m looking at the calendar and seeing the words July. The Arts Center’s children’s summer arts program is moving along with Week 5 starting on Monday. There are still openings available and selections are varied from Mixed Media Works with Sarah Gamble to Music with Sephra Puffe to Eric Carle Explorations with…
Read More

Meet Our Intern – Cassy Gilbertson

Hello Everyone! I would like to introduce myself and provide some brief background information. My name is Cassy Gilbertson. I have been a resident of Jamestown North Dakota for several years and I am currently a junior in the Art Education program at Valley City State University. As a young adolescent growing up in rural…
Read More

The Story Of A Painting

I want to tell you a story…It all began with the concern, compassion and ingenuity of an artist.   Jeff Nachtigall is a multidisciplinary artist, curator, speaker, and social entrepreneur. His work has been exhibited throughout North America, Europe and China, and is represented in numerous public and private collections. He is the co-founder of Make…
Read More

Call For Entry – 2015 JFAA Annual Art Show

Calling All Artists to enter the 51st ANNUAL JFAA ART SHOW 51st Annual JFAA Art Show is coming… August 29 – October 3, 2015. This exhibition is open to all artists, young and mature, professional and hobbyist. Artists may submit up to 3 pieces and all media and styles are welcome. All artwork submitted and meeting basic requirements…
Read More

Be Arts Center Ambassadors – Tell Your Friends

Before I sat down to write this blog I was browsing through the latest issue of North Dakota Living (a publication sent to households serviced by regional electric cooperatives). In the calendar of events section, I was delighted to see at the top of the list on page 44 the Arts Center’s present exhibition, Born…
Read More