Category Archives: Events

2019 RAA Member Exhibit Opening Reception

Saturday | June 15 | 6:00-8:00pm
Blue Heron Coffeehouse | 162 W 2nd St

Come and meet the artists and celebrate their work at the opening reception 4th Annual RAA Member Exhibit. Light refreshments will be available, provided by our gallery host the Blue Heron Coffeehouse. The exhibit and reception are free and open to the public. The exhibit runs from June 15 to September 2, during regular Blue Heron Coffeehouse hours. All proceeds from sales go directly to the artists.

Artists include: Lynn Aldrich, Linda Arnesen, Michelle Cochran, Julia Crozier, Billy X Curmano, Joy Davis Ripley, Kathy Delano, Tom Dukich, Dan Eastman, Joan Einsman, Mary Lee Eischen, Mary Farrell, Barbara Feiten, Peet Fetsch, Peter Flick, Gary Flynn, Mary Forney, Julie Johnston, Lorraine Kilmartin, Patsy King, Janice Kirk, Linda Klabo, Kathy Kovala, Robert Long, Al Mueller, Christie Nicklay, Seho Park, Anne Scott Plummer, Tarrell Portman, Jovy Rockey, Jack Rumpel, Faye Schoen, Teresa Schumaker, Kay Shaw, Mary Singer, Carol Slade, Catherine Tuggle, Anna VanDemark, and Kari Yearous.

Opening for The Art of Fine Furniture

Saturday | June 15 | 1:00-3:00pm Winona County History Center | 160 Johnson St Join in the fun of the Opening Party of the 2019 Art of Fine Furniture. Meet the artists and check out another amazing exhibition of time-honored craftsmanship. Founded in 2013 The Art of Fine Furniture is an annual exhibition featuring… Continue Reading

2019 Visit Winona Tourism Celebration

Tuesday | May 7 | 5:30-8:00pm Winona County History Center | 160 Johnson St Winona is an amazing place to live, but it’s also a pretty incredible place to visit, and those who come are putting more than $110 million* into the coffers of Winona County businesses each year. *Source: Explore Minnesota "Tourism &… Continue Reading

Fluid Studio Art Exhibition

Artist Talks: Wednesday | May 1 | 4:00-5:00pm WSU Science Lab Center | Room 120 Reception: Wednesday | May 1 | 5:00-6:00pm Watkins Gallery Exhibit: April 29 – May 3 An art exhibition by six senior artists and designers that explores themes of self and growth. Participating students are Jesse Peterson, Kieran McDonnell, Dana Langworthy,… Continue Reading

The May Schmooze

Studio Space? Who needs it? How do they find it? Thursday | May 2 | 5:30 to 7:00pm Public Launch | 119 E. 3rd St. Winona is becoming a place known for arts and culture, and as a result, increasing numbers of artists are looking to Winona as a place to live. Can we accommodate their needs?… Continue Reading

Reception & Reading for 18th Annual Poet-Artist Collaboration

Friday | April 26 | 6:30pm Crossings at Carnegie | Zumbrota MN Crossings’ XVIII Annual Poet-Artist Collaboration exhibit, celebrating a pairing of two art forms, is on display now through May 4. Read the poems (displayed alongside the art pieces) and determine for yourself how the artists were inspired. Fifty poets and visual artists… Continue Reading

King Arthur, Tales from Wales and More

Wednesday | April 24 | 7:00-9:00pm Winona County Historical Society 160 Johnson St Presenter Gareth Roberts is a storyteller, writer, photographer and walk leader who has published over 50 history maps of Wales. He also contributes photographs for astronomy magazines and his book of night photography, The Stars in their Tenderness, was published in… Continue Reading

Bowling with the Bard

Wednesday | April 24 | 7:00pm Westgate Bowl | 1429 W Service Dr Join GRSF to celebrate the Bard’s birth (and death) day at Westgate Bowl with a good old-fashioned BOWLING PARTY! This is an event to celebrate the coming of the season and thank our dedication Friends of Will volunteers for all their… Continue Reading

Bluff Country Studio Art Tour 2019

Friday | April 26 | 10:00am-6:00pm Saturday | April 27 | 10:00am-6:00pm Sunday | April 28 | 10:00am-6:00pm Be sure to check out Bluff Country Studio Art Tour, 2019, an annual spring tradition! Experience the diverse talent of so many southeast Minnesota artists, many of whom are River Arts Alliance members! Details at the… Continue Reading