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Ashley Hanson recently got the go-ahead from the city council in Granite Falls, Minn., to work towards putting together an artist-in-residency program to embed an artist in the city. Hanson believes there is no other community of under 10,000 with an embedded artist, even though small communities may have the most to gain. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service
Looking for artists to take on city hall: Granite Falls, Minn., looking to embed artist in city
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March 11, 2018
The A Cappella group Six Appeal will perform with Bemidji show choir groups Vocalmotive and La Voce Ballo at the Bemidji High School Auditorium at 7 p.m., on March 16-17. Submitted photo.
Around the Arts, March 11
March 11, 2018 - 9:02am
March 4, 2018
Abby Swafford, left, and Devery Fairbanks. Submitted photos.
Bemidji writers get highlighted in statewide contest
March 4, 2018 - 11:15am
February 25, 2018
First Friday Art Walk set for March 2 in Bemidji
February 25, 2018 - 1:15pm
Gail Rixen will take part in the eighth and final event of the First City Poetry Reads series set for March 10. Submitted photo.
Around the Arts, February 25
February 25, 2018 - 10:15am
February 18, 2018
The Bagley High School drama department, under the direction of Marilyn Hood, performed their one act play "Anatomy of Gray" by Jim Leonard at the Minnesota State High School League State Festival on Friday, Feb. 9, at the O'Shaughnessey Auditorium in St. Paul. Submitted photo.
Around the Arts, February 18
February 18, 2018 - 8:45am
February 12, 2018
Left: Former President Barack Obama's portrait by Kehinde Wiley, oil on canvas, unveiled at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington. Image by Kehinde Wiley. Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama's portrait by Amy Sherald, oil on linen, unveiled at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington. Image by Amy Sherald.
Commentary: The Obamas' portraits are not what you'd expect and that's why they're great
February 12, 2018 - 11:04am
February 4, 2018
The Miikanan Gallery will open the exhibit “Native Skywatchers -- Earth Sky Connections” on Feb. 5. It will be on display for the month of February only at the Watermark Art Center. Submitted.
Around the Arts, February 4
February 4, 2018 - 8:45am
February 2, 2018
Belling carved this raven in front of the Red Raven Espresso Parlor. Dave Samson / Forum News Service
Chainsaw sculptor gets a kick out of his switch to ice
February 2, 2018 - 11:29am
January 26, 2018
Maurizio Cattelan's "America", is a solid gold, fully functioning toilet that was installed in the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in 2016. The museum's curator has offered it to the Trumps for use in the White House. MUST CREDIT: Photo courtesy of Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation/© Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation
Trumps asked to borrow Van Gogh for White House. The Guggenheim offered gold toilet instead
January 26, 2018 - 1:26pm
January 21, 2018
An exhibit of abstract oil paintings by Bulgarian artist Mihail Lalov, “Playing With Boundaries,” will open Jan. 23 in BSU’s Talley Gallery. Submitted photo.
Around the Arts, January 21
January 21, 2018 - 9:15am
January 14, 2018
Diane Pittman will be the featured poet for the next First City Poetry Reads event, which will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, at the east end of the main lobby at Sanford Health Hospital. Submitted photo.
Around the Arts, January 14
January 14, 2018 - 10:15am
January 7, 2018
Around the Arts, January 7
January 7, 2018 - 7:06am
December 31, 2017
The first of the First Friday Art Walks
December 31, 2017 - 10:15am
Ward Rubrecht will be the first storyteller featured in Farm By the Lake's "Storytellers" series at the Bagley Public Library's meeting room, 79 Spencer Ave. SW. Submitted photo.
Around the Arts, December 31
December 31, 2017 - 9:15am