Brainerd Public Library
416 S. Fifth St.
An exhibit of artwork by Lucy Nesheim is on view at the Brainerd Public Library, 416 S. Fifth St., through June.
The exhibition includes 14 works of art in oil on canvas. The predominant theme of the rooms is nature, with an emphasis on water. A few of the pieces on display have an abstract quality, while the rest of the paintings in the exhibit are realistic renderings of nature scenes.
Nesheim used a vivid palette that helps the realistic scenes stand out, according to a press release.
The Cross Arts Alliance
711 Laurel Street
Crossing Arts’ annual exhibition “Salut aux arts” will run from Friday, June 10 to July 2 at the Crossing Arts Gallery.
Featuring new works by local artists that have been created over the past year, the works on display will include photography, mixed media, paintings, textile/fabric and more.
The public is invited to attend the casual vernissage of this exhibition with a light refreshment from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Friday.
Exhibiting artists: Carolyn Abbott, Tigerlily Bass, Aiyana Beaulieu, Annie Capistrant, Karen Cheney, Brandi Enberg, Lonnie Knutson, Molly Krautkremer, Jessica Lintner, Patricia Lintner, Adam Marx, Mark Odden, Jan Rapacz, Gregory Rosenberg, Jane Ryan, Jan Sheets , Rita Fortunato Sterling, Mike Vogt and Katy Yenter.
This exhibit is funded, in part, by the voters of Minnesota through grants from the Five Wings Arts Council and the Minnesota State Arts Board, through a legislative appropriation from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
For more information, contact Crossing Arts at 218-833-0416 or email [email protected] Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
Arts of the Great River
122 First Street SE
The front gallery of Great River Arts will present “The Elegance of the Universe; A Thing of Beauty” by Stephanie Mirocha, until June 29.
The main gallery will feature Kari Weber’s “A Change of Seasons” exhibition, which also runs through June 29.
Great River Arts is a community-supported arts and cultural events center in the historic downtown district of Little Falls. Admission to the galleries and retail store is free and open to the public. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.
For more information, call 320-632-0960 or visit www.greatart.org.
Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum
2151 Lindbergh Drive S.
“Good People: A Photographic Exploration of Morrison County” will be on display at the Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum in Little Falls until December 31.
Anthony Marchetti began photographing in Morrison County in 2018. Located in the geographic center of Minnesota, the county presents a stark contrast to the Minnesota he once knew.
In 2016 and 2020, Donald Trump’s margin of victory in the region ranked the highest in the state, according to a press release, and he learned more about local residents on both sides of the political divide. , as well as their ways of life and their values, their passions and their fears. .
For more information about the event and Marchetti, call 320-632-4007, email [email protected] or visit www.morrisoncountyhistory.org.
NEW YORK MILLS
New York Mills Regional Cultural Center
24 N. Main Ave.
The New York Mills Regional Cultural Center opened its annual exhibition of regional adult galleries “When the Work is Done”. The exhibit is about what you do when your work is done – those feelings of accomplishment, contentment, celebration, satisfaction, etc.
All regional artists were invited to submit one or two works of art in any medium that were completed in 2016 to present. The show ends July 2.
For more information, call 218-385-3339 or email [email protected]
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