Northwest Minnesota Arts Council Corner

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The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) serves a seven county are in the northwest region of the Gopher State. The NWMAC Corner features and highlights the services and support given to regional artists by the NWMAC.

Awarding arts grants, providing arts services, coordinating arts advocacy, and generally promoting appreciation and participation in the arts – all are goals of the Council. The NWMAC Corner highlights and features those important elements of cultural life in northwest Minnesota.


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Morgan Anderson of the Marshall County Fair in Warren, MN is the Social Media Director/Photographer for the fair. She shares detail on the events a...

  • Added: Jul 17, 2019
  • Length: 06:40
Caption: Northwest Minnesota Arts Council
Three students from the Grygla Public School, located in northwest Minnesota, discuss their interest in art and a recent display of their work at t...

  • Added: Nov 25, 2014
  • Length: 09:15
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The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) is showcasing the "Autumn All-Northwest Minnesota Student Art Exhibit, at the NWMAC gallery in downtow...

  • Added: Nov 04, 2014
  • Length: 07:18
Caption: NWMAC Executive Director Mara Hanel
Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) Executive Director Mara Hanel has an update on application deadlines for funding from the NWMAC.

  • Added: Oct 28, 2014
  • Length: 07:43
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Janet Johnson of Malung, Minnesota (south of Roseau) is a long-time, now retired art teacher, who works in many mediums of art. Her current focus ...

  • Added: Oct 21, 2014
  • Length: 08:33
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Regional photographer Bruce Flaig discusses his current display of photographs, now on display at the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) gall...

  • Added: Oct 14, 2014
  • Length: 08:07
Caption: Warroad, Minnesota
Born and raised in Windom, Minnesota, Warroad, Minnesota resident Jeffrey Galle has had an interest in the theater. Music was a big influence for ...

  • Added: Oct 07, 2014
  • Length: 08:10
Caption: NW Minnesota Artist - Betsy Saurdiff and an example of her pottery work.
Goodridge, Minnesota resident Betsy Saurdiff has taught art for over 30 years in the Goodridge - Grygla public school system. Her work in pottery ...

  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 07:36
Caption: Mind Over Matt - Performances by the Middle River, MN Community Theater
KayDell Super of Middle River, Minnesota discusses an upcoming run of the play "Mind Over Matt" - performed by the Middle River Community Theater, ...

  • Added: Sep 23, 2014
  • Length: 08:00
Caption: Therese Jacobson - Artwork
Alvarado, MN resident Therese Jacobson shares her life story within the world of art and her role as coordinator with the Northwest Minnesota Arts ...

  • Added: Sep 16, 2014
  • Length: 06:18
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Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) Executive Director Mara Hannel, discusses upcoming grant application deadlines, funding formulas for suppo...

  • Added: Sep 09, 2014
  • Length: 08:28
Caption: Thief River Falls, MN Artist - Chris Lane
Northwest Minnesota artist Christopher Lane, of Thief River Falls, is known for his creative and eye-catching photography. His latest work is on d...

  • Added: Sep 02, 2014
  • Length: 05:44
Caption: Author, Kim Hruba
Kim Hruba of Warroad, MN is an "up and coming" author, writing her novel "Elevator Girl." She shares her work experiences, the support that she ha...

  • Added: Aug 19, 2014
  • Length: 08:23
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Crookston, MN native Brett Lysne discusses his artistic "drawings" and his many experiences as an "Artist in Residence", on the latest Northwest Mi...

  • Added: Aug 12, 2014
  • Length: 08:27
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The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) has a new showcase of regional artwork, at the NWMAC - East Grand Forks, MN gallery, titled "Drawn and...

  • Added: Aug 05, 2014
  • Length: 07:58
Caption: The NWMAC serves Northwest Minnesota
Mara Hannel, Executive Director of the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC), shares details on an upcoming deadline for grant applications for ...

  • Added: Jul 29, 2014
  • Length: 08:24
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Barb Geer is the director of "Steel Magnolias", a presentation of the Thief River Falls, MN Community/Arts Theater. She's also publisher of a week...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2014
  • Length: 13:42
Caption: Crookston, MN artist Trey Everett
The work of regional artist Trey Everett of Crookston, MN is on display at the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council's (NWMAC) Gallery and Shop in downt...

  • Added: Jul 15, 2014
  • Length: 07:55
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Greenbush, Minnesota native Monique Arnesen directs the Warroad (MN) Summer Theater production of "Little Shop of Horrors", at the Warroad High Sch...

  • Added: Jul 08, 2014
  • Length: 07:32
Caption: Crookston, MN resident and artist Trey Everett
Mara Hannel, Executive Director of the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC), discusses the new fiscal year for the NWMAC, and the first grant a...

  • Added: Jul 01, 2014
  • Length: 08:48