• 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 Library Art Wall – presents “Wild About Horses” as their October Art Wall Exhibit featuring artist Marion Caroline on Friday Oct. 4th from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
  • Gallery North – presents their “Autumn Art Fest Watercolor Contest” as the Showcase Artist for the month of October with a reception on Friday afternoon, October 4th from 2-5 pm.   Carol Hoyem is the Featured Artist.
  • Headwaters Science Center -presents Lainie Hiller Photography on Friday, October 4th from 5 to 6 pm on the upper balcony of the Center. The public is invited to meet Lainie and discuss her work, and enjoy light refreshments as a part of the October First Friday Art Walk.
  • Rail River Folk School – presents the Northwoods Folk Collective Open Stage offering an opportunity to share stories, music, poetry and other performance art with an attentive, enthusiastic, inter-generational audience. Host: Drew Warne-Jacobsen 218 760 9278. Sign-up 6:30-7:30. Open mic starts at 7:30.
  • Wild Hare Bistro and Coffeehouse –will present the photography of Leigh Collyer, October 4th through 30th.  Opening reception on First Friday, October 4th, from 3:00-5:00pm. After the Art Walk, experience Wild Hare’s own culinary artists at the First Friday Wine Bar, 5:00-9:00pm.  See the menu at wildharebistro.com.


  • Beltrami County History Center features artwork on display from Gallery North, along with their new history center exhibit “Trails Through Time.”
  • Dunn Bros presents artist Oliver Cotting as their Featured Artist for the month of October as a part of the First Friday Art Walk.  Cotting works in acrylic paint and graphite.
  • Glazed and Amused – will be hosting Scott Mousseau as their guest artist for October. Working in a variety of mediums Scott will be presenting a large collection of photography, works in charcoal, pastel, oils, watercolor, pen and pencil using a variety of techniques in his exhibit New Perspectives.
  • Neilson Place presents a photography display, “Through Our Eyes” by Aynsley Kluchnik and Abby Szarkowski now through the end of October.