Annual Member Exhibition

The Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts Member Show is an open call for all those individuals with current membership to the art center. Five awards of distinction will be awarded at the reception. A Peoples Choice Award will be awarded on October 28 following the judge’s talk. Voting will take place during the exhibition and your…

texture/imperfection/life

Works by Marjorie Fedyszyn, Mark Granlund, and Ellie Kingsbury On view September 2 to 30 Artist Reception Saturday September 16 from 4 to 6 pm. For Marjorie Fedyszyn, art making is a meditative ritual, allowing her the time and space to explore the tensions of the dualities that life presents: strength and vulnerability; things beautiful and grotesque; of…

Blurred Boundaries

Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts (BLCA) presents Blurred Boundaries, works by Jeannine Spooner Kitzhaber and Lyz Wendland. Blurred Boundaries is on view June 24 to July22. An artist reception will be held on Saturday June 24 from 2 to 5 pm. This exhibition explores the mapping of urban and suburban, architecture and nature, memories and…

Minnesota Artists’ Association 80th Spring Juried Exhibition

Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts is proud to be hosting the Minnesota Artists’ Association 80th Spring Juried Exhibition. The Minnesota Artists’ Association (MAA) is the original art organization in Minnesota. In 1937 a heady group of artists decided to pool their energies and help one another. They formed a group where they could bring their problems…

Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts  will be exhibiting over 650 artworks by area kindergarten through twelfth grade students. The 2017 Student Art Show will open on February 11 and be on view through March 4 and is made possible through the generous sponsorship from the Fridley-Columbia Heights Rotary Club. This is the second year of…