Asiniig – with Duane Goodwin

February First Friday Art Walk Opening Watermark Art Center (formerly Bemidji Community Art Center) and Paul Bunyan Communications present the opening of “Asiniig” with artist Duane Goodwin as a part of the February First Friday Art Walk.  The Anishinaabe word for “stones” ~ Asiniig represents a collection of work by Goodwin featuring his stone sculpture

January First Friday at a Glance

Join us for the First Friday Art Walk in Bemidji on January 3rd, 2014 Brigid’s Pub – presents the artists of Studio 10 for a new exhibit entitled “Winter Pastimes”. The exhibit includes some new works created especially for this exhibit as a part of the First Friday Art Walk on Friday Jan. 3rd. Join

December First Friday at a Glance

Watermark Art Center (former BCAC) and SHOP 426 – kick off the Holiday Season with the Annual Holiday Open House and Ornament Sale! Join us on Friday Dec 6th from 12 noon to 5 pm and Sat Dec 3 from 10am to 2pm for holiday refreshments, free gift wrap and more. SHOP 426 features unique,

Clay: Black Foot by Steven Schaeffer

2013 IOC Awards

November 1st was the opening of the 11th Annual It’s Only Clay exhibit, featuring work by ceramic artist and 2013 juror, Andrea Leila Denecke. Thirty-four pieces from 23 artists representing 12 states were selected by Denecke back in September for this year’s show. Denecke then reviewed the work after the installation to choose the winners for

It’s Only Clay Lecture

Watermark Art Center (formerly BCAC) announces the opening of the 11th Annual It’s Only Clay Exhibit with a lecture presented by artist and 2013 Juror – Andrea Leila Denecke.  Join us on Wednesday, October 30th for “Textures, Pattern and Influences of Japan in the Work of Andrea Leila Denecke” – a presentation about her process

November First Friday at a Glance

Watermark Art Center (formerly BCAC) – presents the 11th Annual It’s Only Clay National Juried Ceramics Exhibit featuring work by Juror Andrea Leila Denecke.  This national exhibit features work by 23 artists from around the United States.  The event will also feature work by Denecke in the exhibit and for purchase in Shop 426.  Reception is

October First Friday at a Glance

Watermark Art Center (former Bemidji Community Art Center) – presents the Annual “Members Show” as a part of the First Friday Art Walk on October 4th, 2013. Join us for our opening reception from 5 to 7 pm featuring work that is created or collected by members of the Bemidji Community Art Center. Bemidji Public

MCBA is On the Road in Bemidji

Join the BCAC in welcoming the Minnesota Center for Book Arts this October for 6 Fantastic Workshops. Explore the artistic creativity and versatility of Book Arts by engaging in workshops designed for adults at all skill levels. Classes in Paste Paper, Concertina Book Structures, Cartonnage and more – October 5th thru October 6th.    Each

September First Friday at a Glance

September brings a plethora of Literary Art Events for our First Friday Art Walk. Bemidji Community Art Center –  Reading  –  the BCAC Spoken Word Committee presents  author Tom Evans reading from his book Alpha Land.   Reception begins at 5:00, reading at 6 pm with Q&A and signing to follow. This event is free

September Spoken Word Event

The BCAC Spoken Word Committees is pleased to present writer Tom Evans as the final presenter in the 2013 Spoken Word Series. Evans will be reading and discussing his most recent non-fiction book, “ Alpha Land – Bullies… Males and How the Angry Rule.”  The work draws together recent understandings of how cultural narrative shapes the outcomes, and

Spoken Word Announces August Events

Three Great Writers Events presented by the BCAC Spoken Word Committee Monday August 5th Reading & Book Release with Marsh Muirhead Sparkling Waters Restaurant in Bemidji will be hosting a book release party and reception on Monday, August 5th, at 6:00 P.M. for Marsh Muirhead and his first published collection of haiku poetry, her cold

August First Friday at a Glance

First Friday Art Walk in Bemidji for August 2nd, 2013 SPECIAL DATE! Bemidji Community Art Center – presents work by Charles E. Alberti – “Solo Show since 1968 at 68” with an opening reception on August 9th, 2013 from 5pm to 7pm. “Since 1968 at 68” represents select pieces of Alberti’s work since 1968 as