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A Moment in WARM’s History and a Memorial

By Heather Carroll Thirty-six years ago in 1982, WARM began a new venture. The brainchild of Judith Roode, the Rent-a-Mentor program (as it was known then) was created to answer Roode’s “compelling question [at the time]: Why are there no mentors for women artists in the Art community?”  The Rent-a-Mentor program began with sixteen WARM… Continue reading A Moment in WARM’s History and a Memorial

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Banfill-Locke Exhibit & Opening Reception

Kim Matthews and Mary Simon-Casati exhibit recent work at Banfill-Locke On View January 9 to February 6, the exhibition title I am Energy: Tat Tvam Asi, translated from Sanskrit as “That Thou Art,” speaks to the beautiful monochromatic work of local artists Kim Matthews and Mary Simon-Casati. In this show these artists share their explorations… Continue reading Banfill-Locke Exhibit & Opening Reception

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WARM Member Emily Gray Koehler Exhibits Prints in Solo Show at Banfill-Locke

Fridley, MN– October 14, 2015. Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts is pleased to announce that the exhibition The Trespasser’s Garden: Prints by Emily Gray Koehler Exploring the Ecology of Invasive Plants in Minnesota featuring 28 prints will be on view October 31 to November 28, 2015 at the Banfill-Locke galleries. There is an opening reception… Continue reading WARM Member Emily Gray Koehler Exhibits Prints in Solo Show at Banfill-Locke

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Elizabeth Blair: MCAD exhibition opening & artist panel

Dear Family, Friends, Neighbors, Colleagues and Fellow Artists, For those of you who may not have heard my news, I was awarded a 2015 Minnesota State Arts Board Individual Artist Initiative Grant in Visual Arts, Photography for my bog tapestry series of photographs. I’ve completed two of my four official state arts board public events,… Continue reading Elizabeth Blair: MCAD exhibition opening & artist panel

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WARM State Fair Exhibitors & Winners!

Several WARM members were winners and exhibitors at the 2015 MN State Fair this year. Please join us in congratulating them on their successes! Ann Ribbens State Fair Fine Arts Show Exhibitor – Art Quilt “Breaking the Cycle” Tina Anderson (nom de plume: Bunny Portia) State Fair Fine Arts Show Winner, 4th Place in Class 1 –… Continue reading WARM State Fair Exhibitors & Winners!