Art of Hope and Healing: Peaceful Painting

November 16, 2017, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Experience hope and healing through guided healing arts sessions at Plains Art Museum. On November 16, join us to create an original acrylic painting on canvas. Participants will explore color mixing and painting techniques in this workshop open to all skill levels.

Open to individuals and families who have been impacted by substance abuse, Art of Hope and Healing workshops provide a safe and uplifting space to share and heal through gentle art activities led by trained therapeutic arts facilitator Nikki Anderson. Participants are invited to view art in the Museum’s galleries and create original art in a creative and non-threatening studio environment.

Free and open to the public thanks to support from The Bush Foundation.
Space is limited to twelve participants; please register here.


Events Calendar

December 2016

Other Exhibitions

FMVA Studio Crawl Preview

August 30, 2018 - October 27, 2018

Each year, Fargo Moorhead Visual Artists (FMVA) presents the Studio Crawl, a popular, free event that gives the community access to professional artists’ studios. The Studio Crawl is an opportunity for people to meet artists, see demonstrations, and purchase their work.

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Creative Educators

October 01, 2018 - December 29, 2018
Recent Work by Plains Art Museum Teaching Artists

Teaching artists are at the heart of Plains Art Museum. These passionate community arts educators lead a variety of programs– from school tours and art experiences to advanced adult classes.

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Cone Pack Invitational

September 06, 2018 - January 12, 2019
A Place at the Table

Cone Pack is a contemporary clay community from the Fargo-Moorhead area. The collective includes some of the area’s most talented and active ceramic artists.

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On Place: Three Views of the Land

September 13, 2018 - January 17, 2019
by Wayne Gudmundson, Drake Hokanson, Stuart Klipper

On Place exhibits the work of three of the Midwest’s most experienced photographers culminating in 45 images from their excursions along the region’s back roads, broad landscape, rivers, and small towns.

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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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