31 05, 2018

Free Concerts Offered Thursdays All Summer Long

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Summer 2018 brings an exciting new event series to Jamestown! Every Thursday in June, July & August, 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm, the downtown comes to life with live entertainment and the finest in artisan

11 05, 2018

Catching Up With Past Resident Artists – Mr. Billy

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"My time in Jamestown, building relationships with the young artists in the school and at The Art Center were some of the most exciting times I have had as a creative professional." William Hessian: Jamestown

11 04, 2018

Shape Shifters: Fibers, Threads and Fabric

By | April 11th, 2018|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Events, Exhibition, Hobbies & Interests, News, Sewing, Textiles|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Shape Shifters: Fibers, Threads and Fabric

In the exhibition business sometimes things don’t always go as planned. This exhibition began as a textile challenge last fall. Artists were given the winter months to complete their projects. For many, “life” got in

3 04, 2018

Holy Toledo Sgraffito!

By | April 3rd, 2018|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Culture, DYI, Exhibition, Hobbies & Interests|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Holy Toledo Sgraffito!

Laura Ruprecht's sgraffito tiles are part of the Animals With Attitude exhibit. Laura will teach this technique in her upcoming class: Sgraffito Slab Tile, April 17 & 18, 6:00-8:30 pm Register for the class using this

19 03, 2018

Learn More About Art for Life

By | March 19th, 2018|Categories: Artist, Arts, Community, Culture, North Dakota|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Learn More About Art for Life

Sadly, I'm going to miss this. The North Dakota Council on the Arts' State Folklorist, Troyd Geist, will be presenting at the North Dakota Symposium on Aging. I'm hoping someone will videotape this presentation but I encourage

14 03, 2018

Catching Up With Resident Artists

By | March 14th, 2018|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Jamestown, Local News, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Catching Up With Resident Artists

The Arts Center has been host to many artists over the years. Some residencies have been short but some artists have spent up to a year or more working in the Jamestown community.  Many of

6 03, 2018

Giving Artists Opportunities

By | March 6th, 2018|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Jamestown, Local News, North Dakota, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Giving Artists Opportunities

(click on title to read) I'm pleased to announce that local artist Brad Bohl's artwork will be displayed in the Governor's office. When Kim Konikow, the new director of the North Dakota Council on the Arts, asked

20 02, 2018

Canning Memories Recreated in Art

By | February 20th, 2018|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Heritage, Jamestown, Local News, North Dakota, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Canning Memories Recreated in Art

Resident artist Nicole Gagner recently brought her many talents back to Jamestown. Working with elders at Ave Maria Village and the Heritage Centre, Nicole guided the elders through two activity plans she developed for the