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Call for Art: We, Minnesotans

We, Minnesotans We invite you to submit digital photographs depicting moments of community, protest, and life during the historic events of 2020. Photographs will be printed by the BLCA and displayed in an outdoor exhibition on June 20th durning our summer fundraiser concert. We will only be accepting digital photographs. All images must have been…

Summer Fundraiser Concert

Save the date! BLCA SUMMER FUNDRAISER CONCERT Featuring Thomasina Petrus June 20th, 2020, 12-4pm, concert streamed at 1:30pm Concert and exhibition This year’s summer fundraiser will feature a concert by Minneapolis jazz singer, Thomasina Petrus as she performs live in the adjacent Manomin Park. Park attendance will be very limited, so we encourage viewers reserve their…

Call for Artists and Curators!

We’ve got a lot of exciting opportunities for artists coming up! Don’t forget to get your application in for the following residencies, exhibitions, and calls for art!   Apply now for a brand new residency program celebrating the intersection of art, water, and the environment! We’re looking for an artist to design a sculpture to…

Art x Water Residency

Apply now to an exciting new residency at the BLCA! The Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts, the Rice Creek Watershed District, and the City of Fridley are joining forces to look for and hire an artist who is passionate about or interested in the intersection of art, water, and the environment! This artist will become a…