The Elk River Area Arts Alliance’s third annual Photography Exhibit, featuring 24 artists, is ongoing from July 25 through Aug. 25. A reception for the public to meet the photographers will be held Thursday, Aug. 2, from 5 to 8 p.m. Roger Williams’ entrant, Fluid Motion, was declared Best In Show. Also cited [...]
Organizers, Elk River Area Arts Alliance, make event annual.
Editor’s note: Karen Kiefer, 59, is one of Elk River Area Arts Alliance’s most prolific painters and teachers. An ERAAA member since 1997, she has served as judge several times at the Edina Art Center, Robbin Gallery, and other venues. She’s had numerous showings statewide, including the State Fair Fine Art Exhibition and an [...]
by Jim Boyle Editor The Elk River Economic Development Authority (EDA), which has contributed to the Elk River Area Arts Alliance’s ArtSoup community arts festival in the past, found it difficult Monday to deal with a request for $2,000 for this year’s event. It decided against a straight up contribution and went with a plan [...]
by Britt Aamodt Contributing writer Simon and Garfunkel learned to harmonize their voices as children growing up in New York. With Lennon and McCartney, it was the same thing. McCartney went to see this kid John Lennon play with the Quarrymen. After the performance, McCartney shambled over to Lennon and dashed off some riffs on [...]
Elk River Area Arts Allian ce’s first annual Oil Painting Exhibit features 60 works from 20 member artists. The exhibit began March 7 and will continue through April 7, Wednesdays through Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the alliance gallery at 312-314 Jackson Avenue. The reception for the artists. open to the public, [...]
by Bruce Strand, Arts editor The best collection of art work in this area each year is the Arts In Harmony show at Sherburne County Government Center, and the best of the best were introduced at last Sunday. Thirty-two states are represented in this 17th annual nationwide juried exhibit. On display are156 works, selected [...]
Elk River Area Arts Alliance presents its annual Members Art Show at its new address, 312 Jackson Ave., from Jan. 4 through Feb. 4. The gallery is open Wednesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The reception for artists to meet the public will be Saturday, Jan. 14, from 2 to 5 p.m. [...]