26 12, 2017

Taking a Look at 2017

By | December 26th, 2017|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Jamestown, Local News, North Dakota|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Taking a Look at 2017

(Click on Title to Read) With 2017 coming to a close I thought it was a time for reflection. Lots of things happened at The Arts Center this year. From the grand opening of the

6 12, 2017

Give the Gift of Art

By | December 6th, 2017|Categories: Arts, Community, Culture, Jamestown, North Dakota|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Give the Gift of Art

(Click on the Title to read post) Are you looking for a great, unique present? Have you ever considered gifting an Arts Center membership? Or a gift certificate? This is a wonderful idea since it

21 11, 2017

Record a Story This Weekend

By | November 21st, 2017|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Heritage, Local News|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Record a Story This Weekend

(click on the title to read story) Listing to North Dakota Public Radio this morning they reminded me of the project The Great Thanksgiving Listen. In 2015, StoryCorps gave people an assignment as generations gathered for

30 10, 2017

Promoting Artists

By | October 30th, 2017|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Jamestown, Local News|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Promoting Artists

(Click on title to read)     I was reminded recently that promoting and mentoring artists is an important part of our mission. The art presented in the gallery brings visitors to our facility and

18 09, 2017

Art With Social Impact

By | September 18th, 2017|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Jamestown, Law, Government, Politics, Local News, Repurposing, Society, Trade, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Art With Social Impact

(click title to read full post) As summer comes to an end it seems there is always the inherent need to organize and put things away, tidy up the clutter and begin preparing for winter.

13 09, 2017

Video Features Art for Life Program

By | September 13th, 2017|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Heritage, Jamestown, Local News, North Dakota, Seniors|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Video Features Art for Life Program

The Arts Center received lots of notoriety for our recent ArtSpark festival but behind the scenes there are many other important programs and work continuing on a daily basis. A long-awaited video documentary on one

31 08, 2017

What An Extravaganza!

By | August 31st, 2017|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Jamestown, Local News, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on What An Extravaganza!

(Click Title To Read Post) The Downtown ArtSpark festival by all accounts was a great success.  The celebration to open the Hansen Arts Park has been a long time in the making but on August

1 08, 2017

Piece by Piece

By | August 1st, 2017|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Jamestown, Local News, North Dakota|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Piece by Piece

(Click Title To Read Post) If you’ve driven by The Hansen Arts Park you have probably noticed that things are moving forward, the signature sculpture, the Prairie Grass Ballet is complete and the sculptor Owen

15 06, 2017

Become A Living Sculpture

By | June 15th, 2017|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Jamestown, Local News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Become A Living Sculpture

(Click title to read full post) August 26, 2017 • 10:00 am - 11:30 am  In association with the Downtown ArtSpark Festival, Jamestown, ND We're looking for participants of all ages to join the Living Sculpture competition, part

1 06, 2017

Installation of the Arts Park Mosaics Begins

By | June 1st, 2017|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Jamestown, Local News, North Dakota|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Installation of the Arts Park Mosaics Begins

(Click title to read full post) Installation of the Hansen Arts Park bench mosaics began on May 30th. The crew included all staff, two babies, two kids, two dogs, mosaic artist and our guide Molly