Visual Arts Invitation – Artist Meetings

 

You are Invited! Visual Arts Minnesota Launches New Artist Group: Do Art.

Dear Artist, you are cordially invited:

Visual Arts Minnesota Launches New Artist Group: Do Art.

St. Cloud, MN- March 11th, 2015. Visual Arts Minnesota invites artists from the community to participate in an artist group meeting on a monthly basis at the Good Earth Food Co-op Community Room, St. Cloud with the first meeting on Monday, March 16th, 2015 from 6pm to 8pm.

These casual meetings are offered in an effort for artists to find connections with other artists by sharing news from their own art practice and creating. Potential future ideas: casual critiques, demonstrations, etc. Come share your ideas! These meetings are free and visual artists and creatives of all mediums, ages and abilities are invited to attend.

Do Art. Meeting Location: Good Earth Food Co-op Community Room 2010 Vetrans Drive, St. Cloud, MN

When: Every 3rd Monday of the Month  6:00pm to 8:00pm

Visual Arts Minnesota is a nonprofit arts organization with a mission of Creating opportunities for visual artists to exhibit and promote their work; providing resources for visual artists, students, and educators; and fostering an appreciation for the visual arts in our everyday lives. For more information please call 320-230-8000 or email vam@visualartsminnesota.org or visit us at www.visualartsminnesota.org

Contact:

Natalie Ratha, Executive Director, Visual Arts Minnesota.  320-230-8000  vam@visualartsminnesota.org

— Natalie RathaExecutive DirectorVisual Arts Minnesota(320)230-8000vam@visualartsminnesota.orgwww.visualartsminnesota.org

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New Items as of March 2, 2015

View the following items:

*  See the Exhibits tab – CMW Exhibits to view many of the paintings shown at the GRA Gallery.
        – Also  see Linda Addicott and Bonnie Schwichtenberg  who have exhibits at Whitney

*See the Congrats Tab to view Judy Meyeraan’s acceptance into a juried show.

* See the Tips Tab under the Website section to view a new link to an artist blog spot – many   subjects of interest
 for artists

*Under the Meetings/Learning tab – Classes/WS’s – See information re: Dan Mondloch’s workshop
being held in 
the Melrose area.

* You will notice a change in the Calendar tab –  Click on the 2015 calendar and you will see a
new format for the topics and increased level of detail for the 2015 year. Note that calendar items are always subject to change due to variability in weather, venue, presenter schedules etc.  Every attempt will be made to keep the calendar updated with any changes as they occur.

New Items – February 5, 2015

Local Exhibit Opportunities:
1.  2nd Annual Sartell Pine Groove Art Festival

This indoor arts and craft fair will be held at Sartell Middle School on Saturday April 25, 2015, and they are looking for a wide variety of artists and crafters.  In addition to the arts and craft fair, they will have live music throughout the day, provided by students, music faculty, community musicians, and youth choirs.

2.  Visual Arts Minnesota – Call for Artists to display in local venues.

See the Exhibits Tab -Other Exhibit Opportunities for these event details, registration and contact information.

Free Artist Classes at the Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts, Fridley MN
There are a number of upcoming free classes related to “business” aspects of becoming an artist.
See the Meetings-Learning tab and the Classes/workshop topic for further details.
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