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July 29, 2016
Shown at Monday's artist reception at US Bank Stadium are (from left) Jan Lowe, Robin Hanson, Karen Donahue, Lynn Hanson, John Robertson and Nick Janssen. They are standing in front of Robertson's painting of the "Purple People Eaters."
Vikings & fine art come together in new stadium
July 29, 2016 - 11:09pm
July 7, 2016
Bethany Lacktorin performs a segments of her original story during a rehearsal in late June at a wayside rest in the Ordway Pairie. She grew up across the road from the prairie and when she was a little girl called it her "ocean." CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNEplay button
'My Ocean': On the Ordway Prairie in west central Minnesota
July 7, 2016 - 11:15am
June 30, 2016
Kari Weber, New London-Spicer High School art teacher, installs clay totem poles Wednesday that her students made as part of the New London Riverspace project. the totems and large clay sculpture in the back are located at the new community piazza near the Mill Pond dam. CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE
Slew of events set this summer in New London’s Riverspace project
June 30, 2016 - 10:05am
June 18, 2016
Lynnea Pritchett looks over pottery created by Grace Johnson of The Potter’s Heart of rural Willmar Friday on the third floor of the Barn Theatre in Willmar during Studio Hop. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)play button
Studio Hop continues today
June 18, 2016 - 12:01am
April 30, 2016
Gonzalo Vasquez, left, and Huy Nguyen each won Best in Show at the Section 8AA Minnesota State High School League Visual Arts Competition. Nguyen won for each print. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)play button
Willmar students win Best in Show at regional art competition
April 30, 2016 - 12:07am
April 25, 2016
Artist Terry Redlin is seen outside the Redlin Art Center in Watertown, S.D., in this undated photo. (SPECIAL TO THE FORUM)
Acclaimed artist Terry Redlin dies after 9-year battle with dementia
April 25, 2016 - 11:08am
February 24, 2016
Ridgewater College art instructor Marjorie Nilssen comments on an oil painting by Ana Serrano, a sophomore from Willmar, during class Wednesday. “I’ve been here a long time but I love it,” Nilssen said. She has been an instructor there since 1988. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)
Art never gets old
February 24, 2016 - 11:53pm
December 6, 2015
Finished statues by Neil Brodin were placed the last week of October at the Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center at Fort Hood, Texas. The handshake represents the connection between the “young’’ military, represented by the statue on the left, and the “old’’ military, represented by the statue on the right. (Submitted)
West central Minnesota residents serve as models for bronze art project honoring military service
December 6, 2015 - 11:53pm
November 22, 2015
State Rep. Dean Urdahl, R-Grove City, left, and retired Supreme Court Justice Paul Anderson lead a discussion in Willmar on the history of the Capitol and its art. Gary Miller | Tribune
State’s history in art: State Capitol art discussions part of restoration project
November 22, 2015 - 11:13pm
November 17, 2015
Artist Ron Adams talks about his mural depicting the history of Kandiyohi County Tuesday at the county’s Health and Human Services Building in Willmar. The 29 characters shown on three panels offer “a cross-section of individuals,” Adams said. The artwork was funded with a $7,000 grant through the Southwest Minnesota Arts Council. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)play button
Video: Kandiyohi County unveils 36-foot mural
November 17, 2015 - 11:21pm
October 1, 2015
Tamara Isfeld’s understanding of color is among the defining characteristics of her works.  (Tribune photo illustration)
West Central Minnesota Meander artist’s passion is also her talent
October 1, 2015 - 9:10am
September 21, 2015
In a cascade of fire and sparks, a 3,000 pound clay structure of a church steeple that reached 2,000 degree Farenheit during a four-day wood firing, was unveiled Saturday night along the Middle Fork of the Crow River in downtown New London.play button
VIDEO: New London pottery sculpture revealed in show of sparks and fire
September 21, 2015 - 1:02pm
September 20, 2015
Caricature Artist Willis Chase of Grove City draws 8-year-old Alayna Bergstrom of Willmar during Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! Saturday afternoon in Willmar. Chase said he’s been invited to the Willmar street festival for “10 or 11 straight years” to do his pencil drawings that are free. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)play button
VIDEOS: ‘Smile. Bigger ... bigger’
September 20, 2015 - 11:48pm
Flames and sparks fly Saturday from a 3,000-pound sculpture on the bank of the Middle Fork of the Crow River, below the Mill Pond Dam in New London.  (CAROLYN LANGE | TRIBUNE)play button
VIDEO: New London clay sculpture revealed in show of sparks and fire
September 20, 2015 - 11:15pm
September 17, 2015
Pearl Ziegenhagen created the poster for this year’s Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! festival. The 78-year-old from Clements has traveled much of the world with fellow artists, building an extensive portfolio of landscape pieces, using her favored watercolors. DAN BURDETT | TRIBUNE
For this year’s Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee! poster artist, inspiration comes from both home and away
September 17, 2015 - 12:13pm
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