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Clay. Here. Now. 

Clay. Here. Now. 

Minnetonka Center for the Arts' Partners in Art Program at Ridgedale Center in conjunction with NCECA On view March 15 – April 19 at Ridgedale Center Clay. Here. Now. A curated selection of ceramic art, including both functional and sculptural approaches, celebrating...

Warren MacKenzie + John Reeve: Kindred Spirits

Warren MacKenzie + John Reeve: Kindred Spirits

Reception: Thursday, March 28, 6:00–9:30pm Exhibitions on view March 11–April 4 Warren MacKenzie + John Reeve: Kindred Spirits Highlights two great proponents of the Mingei aesthetic: lifelong friends, Warren MacKenzie, the American studio pottery legend and itinerant...

Clay. Here. Now

Clay. Here. Now

On view March 15–April 19 Clay. Here. Now. A curated selection of ceramic art, from functional to sculptural, celebrating the vitality and variety of Minnesota ceramic artists' work, displayed throughout Ridgedale Center. Brenna Busse, Krissy Catt, Joel Froehle, Chad...

Lost & Found: Reitz + Gustin Collaborations

Lost & Found: Reitz + Gustin Collaborations

Reception: Thursday, March 28, 6:00–9:30pm Exhibitions on view March 11–April 4 Lost & Found: Reitz + Gustin Collaborations Bridging between solitary and collaborative accomplishments, the exhibition will highlight a selection by each artist, and five of the “Lost...

The Student Show 2019

The Student Show 2019

February 8 - 28, 2019 / Opening Preview on February 7, 6 - 8 pm Any student (age 16+) who has been enrolled in an Art Center class between January 1 and December 31, 2018, may exhibit. Entries due by Thursday, January 24. See the CALL FOR ENTRIES form for full details...

Arts of the Holidays Show & Sale

Arts of the Holidays Show & Sale

November 9 - December 22 Gallery open Monday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Our annual tradition brings new artists to discover and new collections of work by returning favorites. A gallery full of fine craft and art, selected for character and value, perfect for holiday...

2018 MCFTA Members’ Juried Show Results

2018 MCFTA Members’ Juried Show Results

The following artworks were selected for the 2018 Members’ Juried Show. If you entered pieces that are not listed below, please pick them up today, Friday May 18, between 11 and 4 pm, or on Saturday, May 19, between 10 am and 2 pm. Congratulations on having...

Artist-Instructor Spotlight: Ellen Richman

Artist-Instructor Spotlight: Ellen Richman

Bring an empty canvas and an open mind and Ellen Richman will teach you to paint. With no literal reference, drawing exclusively from within yourself, she helps you create something of value from nothing. And that is precisely what she has done for the Minnetonka...

The 2018 Student Show

The 2018 Student Show

February 2 – March 1 Opening Preview on February 1, 6 - 8 p.m. Bring a potluck dish to share! Free and open to the public This show illustrates the creativity, skill and inspiration that unfold in our studios every day. Exhibiting in a professional gallery setting is...