Category: News

  • Show us Your Face!

    You’re invited to submit your artwork for The Jan Johansen Gallery at Rumriver Art Center for our winter Call for Entry: The Art of the FaceThe Rumriver Art Center invites regional artists of all ages to enter two- and three-dimensional work in any medium (acrylic, watercolor, drawing, mixed-media, photography, pottery, mosaic, fiber, sculpture, etc.) that… Read More

  • Winter Weather Closing

    Due to the incoming weather, Rumriver Art Center is closing at 3pm today, Wednesday 12/21. We will remain closed Thursday 12/22 and Friday 12/23. Stay safe everyone!

  • Holiday Hours

    Please take note of our holiday hours if you need to stop in to pick up pottery or check out the Holiday Show and Shop! Office Hours this weekMonday 12/19 – Wednesday 12/21, 9:30am – 3:00pm (enter through our main entrance, suite 103)Thursday 12/22, 8:30am – 1:00pm (enter through our main entrance, suite 103) Additional… Read More

  • 2023 Summer Camp Registration is Open!

    Rumriver Art Center is offering over 50 Kids Summer Art Camps in 2023. The camps provide a stimulating environment for young artists to grow as creative, unique individuals and to learn how to solve problems visually. Campers get to work on a variety of fun projects and participate in the joys of making art with… Read More

  • Give to the Max Thank You

    Wow! We want to thank all of our amazing donors for raising a total of $16,835. We did not make our $20,000 goal, but we able to secure the $5000 match funds from our community partners. Your financial support to Rumriver Art Center is a gift. Thank you for sharing our passion of helping others… Read More

  • Patti Hartwell Artist Talk and Meet the Artist have been rescheduled

    Patti’s Artist Talk and Meet the Artist have been rescheduled for Saturday 11/26, 1pm – 2pm: meet the artist, 2pm – 4pm: artist talk.

  • Give to the Max Thursday, November 17th

    Give to the Max is coming up! Check out all of the things you support when you donate to Rumriver Art Center! Donate now.

  • Sumi-e: Winter Pine with Little Bird Class

    Join us Saturday, December 10th and learn to paint the sumi-e way using ink, watercolor, rice paper, and bamboo brushes. You will learn a variety of brushstroke techniques while painting snowy pine branches with a little bird. Class includes morning and afternoon demonstrations plus open painting time. Beginning through advanced artists welcome.Click the link to… Read More

  • Wild About Water People’s Choice Award Winners

    The votes are in! Congratulations to the following artists for being awarded People’s Choice in the Wild About Water Exhibit in the Jan Johansen Gallery at the Rumriver Art Center.First place goes to Madigan Cochran-Bjerke for her watercolor painting “Agate Beach”Second place goes to Carol Collins for her oil painting “Splash Down”Third place goes to… Read More

  • Operating Support Grant from MN State Arts Board

    Rumriver Art Center just recently received an Operating Support Grant from the MN State Arts Board. The grant provides general operating support to high quality, established arts organizations that produce, present, or exhibit works of art; to organizations that provide a broad range of services to artists; and to community arts schools and conservatories that… Read More