Upcoming Events

FMVA Visual Talks: April

April 23, 2015
7:30 pmto8:30 pm

Plains Art Museum and Fargo Moorhead Visual Artists are partnering in this collaborative program in the Museum and studio spaces in the Katherine Kilbourne Burgum Center for Creativity. Check back for talk topic.

Free and open to the public.

Final Friday Art Break: Art Improv: Celebrating Jazz Appreciation Month

April 24, 2015
12:00 pmto1:00 pm

Join us for this new lunchtime gallery discussion series facilitated by artists, curators, and/or educators each month.
Free and open to the public.

Russ Peterson and three other musicians will perform a jazz composition, inspired by The North Dakota Mural by James Rosenquist, followed by a selection of jazz music of their choosing. Russ Peterson and Kris Bergquist, Director of Education, will introduce the works and talk about the connections between art and jazz.

Recycling the Clay Community Day

April 25, 2015
12:00 pmto4:00 pm

Create your own vessels, using the recycled clay from our ceramics programs Participants can sign up for one of three sessions offered at noon, 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. We’ll have a demo table at each of the sessions, with teaching artists showing how to make different types of vessels, from coil to slab.

$5 per person
Registration will begin two weeks prior to the program.

Recycling the Clay Community Day

April 25, 2015
12:00 pmto4:00 pm

Create your own vessels, using the recycled clay from our ceramics programs Participants can sign up for one of three sessions offered at noon, 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. We’ll have a demo table at each of the sessions, with teaching artists showing how to make different types of vessels, from coil to slab.

$5 per person.
Choose one session time: Noon-1:30 PM  • 1:30-3 PM  • 3-4:30 PM

Spring Gala: Carnaval!

May 2, 2015 7:00 pmtoMay 3, 2015 12:00 am

The Hottest Party of the Year!

  • Silent Auction of Amazing Art (click here to view)
  • Live Music by Carluster Crumplebee Orchestra
  • Dancing with Bossa Nova, Samba and Sizzling Spectacle
  • The Region’s Largest Wine/Beer Tasting by Happy Harry’s Bottle Shops
  • Fabulous Gourmet Fare by Mosaic Foods
  • Exotic Cocktails by Sidestreet Grille & Pub
  • Delectable Desserts by Nichole’s Fine Pastry

Gala Tickets!

$100 for members/$125 for nonmembers
$50 is tax deductible. Proceeds benefit Museum educational programs.

Late night desserts and dancing with entry after 10 PM: $30 at the door

We Create Better, Together: Open Innovation for Social Good: May

May 11, 2015
5:30 pmto6:30 pm

Start your week with a creative experience. The Museum and IDeaspace at NDSU are collaborating on a monthly OpenIDEO education meet-up event of design- thinking challenges and activities for social good. Both organizations will post the talk topics through their respective websites and social media.

Free and open to the public.

Philosophy for All: May

May 21, 2015
7:00 pmto9:00 pm

Philosophy for All Fargo Moorhead is open to everyone interested in philosophy. Its aim is to approach philosophical problems in a non-technical way to enable everyone to participate in discussion and debate, combining serious philosophical activity with an informal exchange of ideas and views.

Free and open to the public.

Final Friday Art Break: Spotlight on Local Artists in Bakken Boom!

May 29, 2015
12:00 pmto1:00 pm

Join us for this new lunchtime gallery discussion series facilitated by artists, curators, and/or educators each month.
Free and open to the public.