Category Archives: Local Arts

2017 RAA Member Exhibit Opening Photos


Special thanks to Roger Boulay for installing the exhibit and to Al Mueller for capturing the Opening Reception for the 2nd Annual RAA Member Exhibit.

With almost twice as many members participating this year, the gallery is a great representation of the talented artists, photographers, potters, and more that our community is proud to call our own. Don’t forget that you can support your local artists by purchasing their work through this gallery exhibit. The full list of participating artists can be found here.

If you missed the opening weekend, please plan to visit any Friday or Saturday between 4pm and 8pm through the end of July. The location is Watkins Gallery on the Winona State University campus.


Merry Mural Making

Saturday | June 24 | 10am-2pm Saturday | July 1 | 10am-2pm Hiawatha Valley Marine Shelter West Lake Winona Everyone is welcome to come and paint! The murals will be part of the permanent HBC Fence Art Project. Questions? Call Julia Crozier at 507-474-6879 or email This activity is made possible by the voters… Continue Reading

Masonic Drops Information

A Message from Margaret Johnson: Please consider which 10 of the 99 Masonic Drops that you think should be saved and let the Fine Arts Commission know.  It has asked for pubic input and wants to hear from us. The FAC plans to make it’s decision at its meeting on May 2 in the Wenonah… Continue Reading

“WE”nonah Project – a Sabbatical Exhibition by Chun Lok Mah

Unveil, share and rediscover what “WE”nona want in our great community. The purpose of the project is to initiate an inclusive dialogue on creating a safe, vibrant and supportive community. The installation is designed to be completed by the responses from participants and evolve over the period of the show (March 15th to April 7th… Continue Reading

Opening Reception for “Honoring the Land” painting exhibit Julie Johnston

Friday | March 3 | 4:00pm – 6:00pm | Page Theatre Lobby Opening Reception Friday, March 3, 2017 from 4pm-6pm for Honoring the Land exhibit. Page Theatre, St. Mary’s University, 700 Terrace Heights, Winona, MN. Julie Johnston is a member of the River Arts Alliance. To learn more about the benefits of membership, please visit… Continue Reading

SHIFT~ a performance salon

with Sharon Mansur & special guest: dance artist Daniel Burkholder ~a cozy evening of dance performance, lively conversation & tasty snacks Join us in January for an altogether different salon approach! Instead of a brand new collaborative experiment, longtime dance partner Daniel Burkholder joins in visiting from Milwaukee.  Drawing on their friendship & previous creative shenanigans,… Continue Reading

Fifth Annual Christmas Radio Show

Theatre du Mississippi is excited to present the 5th Annual Christmas Radio Show! Written and directed by Kara Eggers. December 8 and 9 at 6:30pm December 10 at 2pm and 6:30pm New location! Winona Arts Center – 228 E 5th Street Presale Tickets on sale now! $12 General Admission, $5 Students Online: Chapter 2 Books: 121 W 3rd… Continue Reading