Category Archives: Exhibits

McKnight Ceramics Exhibition Artist Talk

Artist Talk:
Tuesday | February 5 | 5:00pm
Stark Hall | Room 103
Tuesday | February 5 | 6:00-7:00pm
Watkins Gallery
Winona State University

Xilam Bilam Ybarra is an interdisciplinary artist and one of six artists participating in the McKnight Ceramics Exhibition currently on view in the Watkins Gallery. Ybarra’s work in the exhibition includes several beautifully crafted contemporary Meso-american clay flutes, along with a mask that references Mexica and Maya glyphs. The artist’s Xicano identity is at the center of all his art forms.

Please join the Art and Design department to hear this artist speak about his work followed by a reception with light refreshments.

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The Portrait Project: Photographs of People and a Cat

Artist Talk: Friday | February 8 | 2:00pm Exhibit: February 1-28 Winona Public Library | Bell Art Room Mary Farrell is a local photographer and documentary filmmaker. The exhibit is a collection of color photographs that are mostly of people and a few of her cat. She is captivated by both people and natural… Continue Reading

Art Show: A Sense of Place, A Private View, and Something More…

Artist Talk: Wednesday | January 30 | 1:00pm Exhibit: Months of January and February Friendship Center | 251 Main St. | Winona, MN Janice E. Kirk’s Art Show, A sense of place, a private view, and something more…, will feature the watercolor paintings that illustrate Jan’s book, The Road to Beaver Park, Painting, Perception,… Continue Reading

WSU Faculty Exhibition

Artist Talks: Wednesday | November 28 | 4:00-5::00pm Watkins Gallery | Winona State University Reception: Wednesday | November 28 | 5:00-6::00pm Watkins Hall | Winona State University Artists: Danilo Bojic, Roger Boulay, Evan Dent, Deborah-Eve Lombard, Michael Knox, Chun Lok Mah, Seho Park, and Alessandra Sulpy. The WSU Faculty Exhibition runs through December 14th. Gallery… Continue Reading

Kathy Kovala Art Show @ Acoustic Café

November 1-30 Acoustic Café | 77 Lafayette St. Come see Kathy’s watercolor up close through the entire month of November while you enjoy a hot drink at Acoustic Café. Kathy Kovala is a member of the River Arts Alliance. To learn more about the benefits of membership, please visit:   Continue Reading

Crozier x Two Exhibit

Exhibit Opening: Friday | November 9 | 7:00-9:00pm Red Horse Gallery 116 S Main St | Fountain City, WI The Red Horse Gallery is inviting the public to an exhibit called Crozier x Two. Julia and Theresa Crozier are collaborating as a mother and daughter artist team to bring their latest work to the… Continue Reading

Ways of Watercolor Exhibit

Wednesday | November 7 | 5:30-6:30pm Winona Friendship Center | 251 Main Street Thanks to a generous grant from Aroha Philanthropies Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts was able to offer community members ages 55+ the opportunity to learn more about the ways of watercolor paint during an 8-week course taught by local teaching artist,… Continue Reading

Expressive Arts Exhibit

Exhibit Opening: Tuesday | November 6 | 9:45-10:45am Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts 1164 W. Howard (10th) St. The Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts (MCA) is excited to announce that the walls of Galleria Valéncia at MCA will be decorated by a unique exhibit featuring the residents from Saint Anne Extended Health Care. During… Continue Reading

Reflections of Light and Living Reception

Friday | October 5 | 6:00-8:00pm Outpost | 119 E 3rd St Inspired by the diverse landscapes of Winona County, Reflections of Light and Living casts a unique vision upon the communities, objects, and architecture we engage with each day. This exploratory series of photos and sculpture are the product of the hundreds of… Continue Reading