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May 17, 2019
Artist Jean Honl of Roseau, Minn., who was introduced to the traditional Norwegian art of rosemaling in 1974, is well-known in northwestern Minnesota for her mastery of the decorative art form. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Northern Minnesota artist creates traditional Norwegian folk art
May 17, 2019 - 6:00am
May 9, 2019
Erica Dischino / Tribune
A student looks at a painting titled “Terminus,” submitted in the painting category at the 2019 Minnesota State High School League Region 5A Visual Arts Competition at New London-Spicer High School in New London.
Art galore: Visual Arts Competition in New London
May 9, 2019 - 11:31am
April 20, 2019
Carolyn Lange / Tribune
Anna Deleeuw puts the finishing touches on her Easter bunny painting Tuesday at the Community Christian School in Willmar. The after-school class was the third, and final, holiday art project at the school conducted by Alli Freiborg of Gallery on the Go.
Happy Hoppy Art: Community Christian School hosts holiday canvas art project in Willmar
April 20, 2019 - 7:43am
April 1, 2019
Zoran Mojsilv's exhibition "Time Machine" at the Plains Art Museum. Special to The Forum
Minnesota sculptor's work turns conversation to immigration
April 1, 2019 - 10:49am
March 21, 2019
A flask and serving glasses created by Richard Gruchalla and Carrin Rosetti for an exhibition at the Nordic Center in Duluth. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
When a flask is more than a flask: Minnesota artists consider the container — and its accessories
March 21, 2019 - 6:10am
March 7, 2019
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Volunteers reveal the DreamAbility mural during an unveiling party held Monday at the Willmar Community Center.
DreamAbility unveiling: Collaborative community effort goes into creating mural in Willmar
March 7, 2019 - 7:03am
March 5, 2019
School classroom with blackboard
High school bet its future on paintings worth $2.8 million - then learned their real value
March 5, 2019 - 5:54pm
March 3, 2019
Mary Baldwin University (Wikimedia Commons)
Two artists used Confederate imagery in an exhibit; then came calls to remove it
March 3, 2019 - 2:24pm
February 21, 2019
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Willmar Senior High student Catarina Orellana points to the fabric she drew in her self-portait featured at the Willmar Education and Arts Center.
Willmar High School talent on display at WEAC, including award-winning works
February 21, 2019 - 9:37am
February 16, 2019
A 1946 photo of Frida Kahlo in New York. She was photographed for Vogue, Time and Vanity Fair by some of the most famous photographers of the period. Photo from Brooklyn Museum.
The pain of Frida Kahlo
February 16, 2019 - 11:34am
February 15, 2019
Tom Cherveny Tribune / A native of Ukraine, Olga Krasovska was trained in realistic, academic art but now celebrates the freedom of expression she enjoys in Minnesota by creating abstract modern conceptual art.
UPDATED: Granite Falls artist makes up for a lost century; reception rescheduled
February 15, 2019 - 12:21pm
February 4, 2019
Adam Turner, Jaymie Stocks and Heather Friedli are pictured with their winning work Saturday, Feb. 2, at the U.S. National Snow Sculpting Competition in Lake Geneva, Wis. Courtesy photo
Underdogs win U.S. snow-sculpting title 
February 4, 2019 - 8:42pm
January 19, 2019
Mark Boyce uses a drawknife to remove bark from a black ash log. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Weaving hard work and history: Basket-makers rely on knowledge passed down over years
January 19, 2019 - 3:25pm
January 3, 2019
In June 2009, Warren MacKenzie pauses to think about how he wants to glaze a pot in his studio. The acclaimed Minnesota potter, who lived in Grant, died Monday, Dec. 31, 2018. He was 94. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
World-renowned Minnesota potter wanted his wares to be used, not shown
January 3, 2019 - 9:53am
November 27, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

A mural such as this one on Fourth Avenue Southwest in downtown Willmar could be one type of project that Willmar and Olivia expect to pursue after both communities were selected to join the Artists on Main Street program. The two-year program provides funds, training and resources to help create art-based physical, economic and social solutions for downtowns.
Willmar, Olivia look to brighten up downtowns with the arts
November 27, 2018 - 6:04am
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