24 01, 2018

Come Enjoy Open Mic and the New Exhibit

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(click on title to read) I want you to come to Open Mic tomorrow, January 25 at 7:00 pm and here is why... Where can you go with friends and enjoy entertainment for FREE? Many

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

19 10, 2017

An Art Out-and-About

By | October 19th, 2017|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Culture, Heritage, North Dakota|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on An Art Out-and-About

(click on title to read post) I recently attended the 2017 North Dakota Art Gallery Association (NDAGA) Annual Meeting in Minot, ND. This year the meeting was held in association with MSU's NotStock event. For

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

20 03, 2017

If You Value the Arts the Federal Budget Should Concern You

By | March 20th, 2017|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Culture, Education, Elder Care, Family, Heritage, Law, Government, Politics, Local News, National Endowment for the Arts, North Dakota, Politics, Seniors, Society|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on If You Value the Arts the Federal Budget Should Concern You

Never in my wildest dreams did I think that I'd hear our government truly propose the elimination of the National Endowment for the Arts, National Endowment (NEA) for the Humanities and National Public Broadcasting (among others).