The Free Press, Mankato, MN

April 11, 2013

Art Exhibits April 11-17


The Free Press

Arts Center of St. Peter — “Sharing the Fire” exhibit of noted Minnesota ceramic artists’ works through May 12 at 315 S. Minnesota Ave., St. Peter. Hours: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 1-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Blue Earth County Historical Society’s Heritage Center — An exhibit of photography by Donna Webb of Mankato this month at 415 Cherry St., Mankato. Opening reception 5-7 p.m. April 18. Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.

Blue Earth County Library, Mankato —  Displays featuring Project GEM student artists this month at 100 E. Main St. Exhibit may be viewed during library hours: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday and Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Brown County Historical Society Museum — Wanda Gag 120th Birthday Exhibit through November at 2 N. Broadway, New Ulm. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

Centennial Student Union Gallery — Student Art League Juried Invitational Show through April 10 in lower level of MSU Student Union. Hours: 6:30 a.m. to midnight Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to midnight Saturday and 10 a.m. to midnight Sunday.

Coffee Hag — Paintings by April Anderson this month at 329 N. River-front Drive. Exhibit may be viewed during shop hours.

Conkling Gallery, MSU — Senior Show 2 through April 16 at 139 Nelson Hall. Participating artists: Amanda Alford, William Coakley, Jennifer Domeier, Shawn Fitzgerald, David Johnston, Christopher Kirchner, Maureen Mitchell, Tu Pham, Baoduv Peter Phung, Jacob Slavik, Kristen Stradinger and Rachel Ward. Gallery hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays.

Emy Frentz Arts Guild Gallery — Lifeworks exhibit through May 1 at S. Second St., Mankato. Reception 5-7 p.m. April 18. Hours: Noon to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday and 4-8 p.m. Thursday.

Hillstrom Museum of Art, St. Peter — “How Things Are: Paintings by Ann Martin” and “The Eight, the Ashcan School and the American Scene in the Hillstrom Collection” showing concurrently through April 21 in the lower level of C. Charles Jackson Campus Center at Gustavus Adolphus College. Artist’s gallery talk 7:30 p.m. Monday. Hours: 9-4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 1-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Kiesling House, New Ulm — “My Everyday Iraq: Paintings by Samantha Starbird” through April 20 at 220 N. Minnesota St., New Ulm. Hours: 1:30-4:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

The 410 Project — Ceramist Jackleen Kramer’s MA thesis exhibit, “Experiments and Undulations” through April 21 at 523 S. Front St. Hours: 2-6 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sunday.

Ylvisaker Fine Arts Center —  Senior art show by Kelsie Ammann, Katilin Bauman and Mara Ristow through Saturday at 700 Luther Drive, Bethany Lutheran College. Reception 7 p.m. today. Hours: 1-9 p.m. Monday through Wednesday and 1-8 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Waseca Art Center — Fiber sculptures by Theresa Harms through Saturday at the center’s new location, 200 State Street North. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday and 10 a. m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.