Minnesota Watercolor Society: Awash in Autumn
September 13 - October 20, 2018
Opening Reception September 13, 6-8pm
The Minnesota Watercolor Society (MNWS) announces “Awash in Autumn” the fall membership exhibition displaying 70 original paintings This year’s judge is watermedia artist, Calvin deRuyter. He will present awards and talk about each chosen award winners’ artwork.
Members of MNWS submitted one carefully chosen painting for the exhibition. Paintings are created using watercolor, acrylic, casein, gouache and water-soluble inks. Most works are offered for sale.
The mission of the MNWS is to further the development of the watercolor artist by providing a supportive environment with education and exhibition opportunities and to promote public appreciation and greater visibility of the art. More information about MNWS can be found at www.minnesotawatercolors.com.
Monday-Friday 9AM - 5PM
Saturday 10AM - 2PM
Open to patrons during all ticketed events.
Please note: the Art Gallery will be closed beginning October 3-4, 2018
Ames Center currently holds eight gallery exhibits every calendar year in its 2,000 square-foot art gallery. Our mission is to celebrate the visual arts by displaying a diverse collection of artwork from local emerging and professional artists. Artist or arts organizations interested in displaying their artwork are also encouraged to apply for the following opportunities.
Exhibit proposals are reviewed annually in June for the following calendar year. The deadline to apply is May 15. All applicants will be notified of selection decisions by the end of June. Individual artists, artist organizations, and groups working in any visual 2D or 3D medium may submit an exhibit proposal. Artwork and exhibit proposal selection will be based on artistic quality, originality, presentation and overall fit with the year's gallery programming. Please see application for more information.