What’s Up Next at Plains Art Museum?

July 12, 2018, 6:00 am to 7:00 pm

Please join us Thursday, July 12th when Plains Art Museum Director & CEO Andrew Maus presents WHAT’S UP NEXT AT PLAINS ART MUSEUM. During this program, Maus will reveal select upcoming exhibitions, events, programs, and more!

If you are a Museum member, donor, supporter, or just curious about what your art museum will be doing in the future, then this is your chance to get an advanced look and to engage with Museum leadership with your thoughts and responses.

  • It’s FREE to all
  • Cash Bar and Hors d’oeuvres by Milk Made

Then stick around for the . . . Summer Exhibition Reception

Celebrating the reinstallation of our permanent collection exhibition, Now You See Me . . . Reflections on Portraits and Abstractions from the Collection, Mike Marth: Not a Still Life, Lakota Emergence and other summer exhibitions on the Museum’s campus.

  • Music by High Five
  • Cash Bar and hors d’oeuvres by Milk Made

Members, Partners, Native Artists, What’s up Next Attendees, Free. $10 nonmembers, $5 students

Events Calendar

December 2016

Other Exhibitions

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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Civility is for the Birds: Mackenzie Kouba

May 17, 2018 - August 18, 2018

In her latest series, Civility is for the Birds, local artist Mackenzie Kouba uses satire in richly layered, colorful compositions to illustrate some of today’s most relevant societal concerns. Kouba’s work is realized with a variety of materials – from oil paint on canvas to collage and assemblage.

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Architecture for the Birds

March 22, 2018 - August 25, 2018
NDSU Department of Architecture & Landscape Architecture

Architecture for the Birds is a popular annual exhibition in partnership with the North Dakota State University Department of Architecture & Landscape Architecture that epitomizes the creative process.

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Cayla Skillin-Brauchle: STAT!

March 22, 2018 - May 31, 2018

STAT! investigates the relationship between our lived experiences and the data and statistics that are used to describe those experiences. Inspired by infographics and visualizations of data, Cayla Skillin-Brauchle explores the aesthetics of data in a time when the dissemination of information is acutely political.

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Mark Applebaum

February 01, 2018 - June 09, 2018
Picturing Music

“The Mad Scientist of Music,” a modern-day John Cage, and provocative integrator of art forms, Mark Applebaum masterfully crafts intricate visual artworks of signs and symbols that can also be interpreted and played by musicians.

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