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Date(s) - 04/19//2018 - 04/28//2018
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

TRF Parks and Recreation Ralph Engelstad Arena


This year the annual Art Exhibit will be in Thief River Falls at the Engelstad Arena and runs from April 18 through April 28, 2018.

Annual Art Exhibit. Artists, adult and students, from our 7 county service region have entered into this art exhibit and will be competing for $2300.00 in cash awards. Exhibit cash award winners will be chosen while the exhibit is on display by a qualified juror. They will be recognized and receive their check at the Artist Reception on Saturday, April 28. The exhibit opens at 9:30 am that day with the reception at 2:00 pm.

In conjunction with the annual art exhibit, the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council is hosting an Arts Expo on Saturday, April 28 at the Ralph Engelstad Arena in Thief River Falls. The event will include presentations from representatives from a variety of arts organizations. These representatives will also be staffing tables to meet with attendees, answer questions and provide information about their organizations and services.

Saturday, April 28 Schedule:

9:30 Art Show in Lobby (open all day)

10:00 Registration

11:00 VSA Presentation in Dakota Room: For artists with disabilities as well as Arts Leaders or other organizations trying to provide access to people with disabilities.

Noon-2:00 Round Table presentations in Imperial Room

2:00 Artists’ Reception

2:30-3:30 Exhibit and Of the Year Awards Presentation