(763) 574-1850

6666 East River Road
Fridley, MN 55432



Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts (BLCA) strives to be the premier north metro art center providing inspiration, enrichment, enjoyment, and education to the community through the arts.

BLCA supports and encourages the work of developing and established artists and provides resources and opportunities in the arts for individuals of all ages, backgrounds, and skill levels. BLCA recognizes art to be a powerful tool for the cultivation of strong, healthy, harmonious community life.


  1. History

    Organization History The Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts (BLCA) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) community art center in Fridley, Minnesota. Established in 1979, it was originally […]

  2. People

    Staff Abby Kosberg is the Executive Director of the Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts. Her background is in art history and curatorial work and her […]

  3. Facility Rental

    Our unique and historic facility is available for rental! It can be used for meetings, classes, workshops, retreats, readings, or small receptions. Our largest space […]

  4. Contact Us

    Phone (763) 574-1850 Address 6666 East River Road Fridley, MN 55432 Email info@banfill-locke.org Social Media Map View Larger Map