Artist Wanted published Sept. 14, 2022

Opportunities for artists in the west central Minnesota area

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Willmar Area Arts Council

WILLMAR — “That’s Odd” is the theme of the Willmar Area Arts Council invitational art exhibit that will coincide with the production of “The Odd Couple” at The Barn Theatre. The play runs Sept. 22-Oct. 2. Artwork must be turned in by noon Sept. 19.

All mediums are accepted, and all 2D artwork must be ready to hang with a wire. There is a $5 entry fee per piece, $7 for non-members.

The public can vote for their favorite entry. The winning artist receives $50.


The Barn is open Wednesday through Friday. Call the WAAC with questions at 320-235-8560 or email

Donna Middleton started working at the West Central Tribune in 1975 and has been the news assistant since 1992. She compiles the arts, health, farm and community page calendars, as well as rewrites and works on the special sections.
She can be contacted at or phone 320-214-4341.
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