Watermark provides classes and workshops for all ages. Find out what new educational opportunities will be offered and get registered for your favorites today!


Watermark currently hosts one exhibit gallery and one retail gallery. All exhibits are free for public viewing. Visit us M-F, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at 516 Beltrami Ave N., Bemidji MN.


There are many ways to give to Watermark. Become a member or business partner, offer a tax-deductible donation or volunteer at our events.

News & Updates

First City Poetry Reads features Dr. Carol Ann Russell

Dr. Carol Ann Russell is the featured poet for the next First City Poetry Reads event, set for 4 p.m., Saturday September 16th in the back room of Cantabria Coffee Company. Russell is an English professor at Bemidji State University…

First Call Art Studio Tour featured at Watermark Art Center

Watermark Art Center will feature the members of the First Call Art Studio Tour in a new exhibit from September 1 – 29. Opening reception will be September 1, 4-7 p.m. at Watermark’s temporary annex location: 516 Beltrami Ave NW….

First City Poetry Reads features LouAnn Muhm at Bemidji Fire Department

Park Rapids poet and teacher LouAnn Muhm is the featured poet for the next First City Poetry Reads event, to be held at the Bemidji Fire Station on Saturday, August 19th at 2:00 p.m. Muhm is the author of Breaking the Glass, a…

Make Your Mark

Watermark Art Center’s Make Your Mark campaign is a fundraising effort to renovate its recently-purchased property located at 505 Bemidji Avenue. Watermark’s property encompasses a half city block in downtown Bemidji. It includes a 10,000 square foot building, parking lot…

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