We are closed Monday, July 4th. Office hours July 5 – 8 are by appointment only.
As we approach the end of our mentorship year for 2021-2022, we are excited to have two upcoming gallery shows for each of our mentorship pairs. The first gallery show held in the Jan Johansen Gallery at Rumriver Art Center showcases all the hard work that mentor Cherene Bebeau and mentee Christine Tauer have put… Read More
Thank you so much to everyone that came out to our Art-A-Thon! Whether you took a class, participated in one of our free events, made a donation or were a sponsor, we appreciate you and your support of art. Thanks to you we raised over $5,000 to continue to provide affordable art opportunities for our… Read More
Join us Sundays May 29, June 12, July 17 and Aug 14 from 4pm – 7pm for Open Rock Painting with Brittany Maki! Brittany will be hosting a time for folks to come in and paint images or words on rocks. You can drop in whenever it works for you and paint a rock or… Read More
Please plan for some major shifts in the weeks ahead as construction continues to ramp up. Rescheduled (again): Hwy 10 weekend closureDue to the anticipated stormy weather this weekend, the planned closure of Hwy 10 in Anoka has been postponed for one week. New schedule: From 10 p.m. Fri, May 6 until 5 a.m. Mon,… Read More
RRAC is committed to ensuring the health and well being and safety of our students, artists, visitors, and staff. We are adhering to the following Covid-19 protocols: Masks are optional at Rumriver Art Center. Masks are still recommended for classes and programs, but will not be required. We will social distance whenever possible and continue… Read More
There is major road construction scheduled along Highway 10 for this spring and summer, including the tear down and rebuilding of the 4th Ave bridge. This will significantly affect getting to Rumriver Art Center due to detours and traffic delays on Highway 10 and nearby roadways. We encourage participants to plan ahead and give themselves… Read More
Join Carol Strait as you view a video of her beautuful artwork series, Animals on Black. You will also learn about her art process and inspirations for her work. Her artwork is currently on display in the Rumriver Art Center Gallery. It will be on display until March 27, 2022. Come check it out!
Rumriver Art Center has art on display at Allina’s Customer Experience Center in Coon Rapids, MN (8880 Evergreen Blvd, Coon Rapids, MN 55433). The current gallery show features the art of Chad Niemeyer. He has a variety of photographs on rice paper on display. Check out some of his work below! ABOUTThis group of images… Read More
Wou Browne takes you step-by-step to draw and paint a tropical landscape inspired by the Highwaymen. Materials Needed: drawing paper, pencil, eraser, and something to add color (colored pencils, watercolors, crayons, markers, etc.).