Art & Business Breakfast

March 14, 2018, 7:30 am to 9:00 am

Please join us for Plains Art Museum’s next gathering in the Art & Business Breakfast series. This innovative program brings Fargo-Moorhead-West Fargo artists together with business and cultural leaders. Through presentations, conversations, and activities, we explore the connections art and business share . . . and the potential for discovering, engaging, and expanding mutually beneficial relationships. Sponsored by Heartland Trust Company

Featured Speaker: Anna Lee, Artist as Entrepreneur
Anna Lee is a Minnesota-based designer with a heart for community and a mind for industry development for independent fashion and the arts. A lifelong connector, creator, and learner, she has helped other designers and artists expand their creative endeavors through programs such as Voltage: Fashion Amplified, MNfashion, MNfashion Week, and most currently Workerby (pronounced worker-bee) workshops and coaching. Workerby also produces Ruby3 hand-made hats. workerby.com

Presentation
Allyson Burcham / Locally Sourced Art Event @ S&S Landscape
Brad Bachmeier / The RedBall Project

Inter-active
Where would you place The RedBall Project in Fargo-Moorhead-West Fargo?

Breakfast
Coffee, Juice, Bagels, and Pastries

Reservations requested for this FREE event
Sandy Thompson: sthompson@plainsart.org / 701.551.6122


Events Calendar

December 2016

Other Exhibitions

Mike Marth

June 21, 2018 - October 07, 2018
This is Not a Still Life

This is Not a Still Life explores the multiple dimensions of Moorhead (MN)-based artist Mike Marth’s artwork and its remarkable evolution. Exhibiting a mastery of materials, Marth’s work is often formal in nature, emphasizing its inherent qualities of form, style, symbolism, and texture.

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Flatlander

June 07, 2018 - September 15, 2018
Belonging to the Land 

Flatlander: Belonging to The Land is a series by artist John Hitchcock that views and comments on the Great Plains as the epicenter for Plains tribal culture. In the series, Hitchcock utilizes drawing and printmaking processes to convey and layer thoughts about removal, displacement, and belonging.

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John Hitchcock: Protectors

June 07, 2018 - September 15, 2018

Protectors, a screenprint installation by artist John Hitchcock, uses multiple screenprinted images of bison skulls mounted on a background of Naugahyde pelts. The pelt forms suggest landmasses, and each element connects to the environment through form, placement, and symbol.

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Lakota Emergence

May 31, 2018 - September 01, 2018

Curated by Dr. Craig Howe from the Center for American Indian Research and Native Studies (CAIRNS) in Martin, South Dakota, Lakota Emergence focuses entirely on the Lakota emergence narrative as recorded in “How the Lakota Came Upon the World,” published in 1917. The place of Lakota emergence is centered at Wind Cave in what is now known as the Black Hills in South Dakota.

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Now You See Me . . .

May 24, 2018 - March 23, 2019
Reflections on Portraits and Abstractions from the Collection

If one looks closely and listens carefully, works of art can ask important questions that elicit understanding of our world. For example, what societal factors influence how an artist depicts another person?

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