KDHL POWER 96 Gallery Season

Galleries/Exhibits

Exhibitions

April 5-May 15, 2021 Opening reception, artist talk April 9 5-7pm.  Click here to watch the virtual artists talk. Carlander Family Gallery – Ron Duffy, Artist Talk Saturday April 17 at 11am. Lois Vranesh Boardroom Gallery – Greg Hines. Corey Lyn Creger Memorial Gallery – Hanah Stadler. HyVee Gallery – Spring Pop up Shop.

May 17 – July 12, 2021 Opening reception May 21 5-7pm. Carlander Family Gallery – Walter Salas Humara. Lois Vranesh Boardroom Gallery – Lisa Molitor. Corey Lyn Creger Memorial Gallery – Faribault High School. K&M Gallery – Area Learning Center.   Virtual Artists Talk June 24 6:30pm with Walter Salas-Humara, Lisa Molitor, Faribault High School, and Faribault Area Learning Center. Click here for the virtual artist talk  

Exhibition Dates: July 15 - August 21, 2021, gallery opening July 16 5-7pm. Carlander Family Gallery – Steven Smith. Lois Vranesh Boardroom Gallery – Deb Johnson. Corey Lyn Creger Memorial Gallery – Stacie Petricka. K&M Gallery – Straight River Art Festival Artists. Click here to view the July 29 virtual artists talk

August 26 – Sept. 24, 2021, gallery opening August 27 5-7pm. Carlander Family Gallery –  David Cook. Lois Vranesh Boardroom Gallery – Members Show. Corey Lyn Creger Memorial Gallery – Caroline Brice. K&M Gallery – Members Show. Click here to view the Virtual Artists Talk

Sept. 30 – Nov. 13, 2021, gallery opening October 1 5-7pm. Carlander Family Gallery – William Bukowski. Lois Vranesh Boardroom Gallery – Jay Schlie. Corey Lyn Creger Memorial Gallery – Bethlehem Academy. K&M Gallery – Emerging Artists Group Show featuring Shawn Bagley, Janell Hammer, Michael Finch, Stacie Petricka, and Caroline Brice. Click here to watch the virtual artists talk 

Nov. 18 – Dec. 23, 2021, Holly Days & Gallery opening November 18 4-7pm Carlander Family Gallery – Winter Wonderland Group show Lois Vranesh Boardroom Gallery & K&M Gallery – Holly Days Sale Corey Lyn Creger Memorial Gallery – Bethlehem Academy   Click here for Call for Art Winter Wonderland 2021  

Jan. 6 – Feb. 12, 2022, gallery opening January 7 5-7pm Carlander Family Gallery – Judy Saye-Willis Curated woman’s group show Woman's Work. Lois Vranesh Boardroom Gallery – Shanda Brekke. Corey Lyn Creger Memorial Gallery – Bethlehem Academy. K&M Gallery– Fiber Artists group show featuring Char Johnson.

Feb. 17 – March 19, 2022, gallery opening February 18 5-7pm. Carlander Family Gallery – Mary Welke. Lois Vranesh Boardroom Gallery – Kate Langlais. Corey Lyn Creger Memorial Gallery – TBD. K&M Gallery- Mike Stoecklein.

March 4 - April 9, 2022, gallery opening March 4 5-7pm

March 24-May 7, 2022, gallery opening March 25 5-7pm. Carlander Family Gallery – Heidi Jeub. Lois Vranesh Boardroom Gallery – MN Musicians group show. Corey Lyn Creger Memorial Gallery – Shattuck St. Mary's. K&M Gallery– MN Musicians group show.

May 12 – June 18, 2022, gallery opening May 13 5-7pm. Carlander Family Gallery – Ming Chiao Chapter of Sumi-e Society of America. Lois Vranesh Boardroom Gallery – Ming Chiao Chapter of Sumi-e Society of America. Corey Lyn Creger Memorial Gallery – Faribault High School. K&M Gallery – PCA Pottery Group Show.

June 23 – August 1, 2022, Gallery Opening June 24 5-7pm. Carlander Family Gallery – Adolf Dehn. Lois Vranesh Boardroom Gallery – Pat Gustafson. Corey Lyn Creger Memorial Gallery – TBD. K&M Gallery- Joanna Manning.

The Healing Arts Gallery at District One Hospital is a collaboration between the Paradise Center for the Arts and District One Hospital. Current healing arts artists: Mary Ellen Frame, Caitlin Lipinski, Grace Acheson, Elaine Anderstrom , Elisabeth Bednar, and Greg Hines.

Call for Artists

Holly Days a Shopping Experience

Holly Days kick off opening reception November 18th from 4pm-7pm, 2021. Holly Days sale dates November 18th – December 18th. Paradise will be open Thurs. & Fri. 12pm-5pm, and Saturday 10am-12pm during the sale. Dates are subject to change. If you are participating in Holly Days – Items can be dropped off on, Saturday November 13 10am-2pm, or Monday November 15 9:00am –noon. ALL ITEMS MUST BE DROPPED OFF BEFORE NOON ON MONDAY. Holly Days artists are encouraged to attend the opening reception Nov. 18th  4pm-7pm, but due to COVID 19 it is not mandatory. To make this event successful we will need all participating artists to help with promoting, sharing, and sending images/videos of your artwork to info@paradisecenterforthearts.org If you will be participating in the Holly Days event - Please fill out the Holly Days Form 2021  form and return it, with the Holly Days fee to the Paradise Center for the Arts by October 1st. Please email images (jpeg format), videos of your work for marketing to info@paradisecenterforthearts.org Deadline for jpeg & video submissions is October 1st.  Please email or call 507-332-7372 ext. 4, 507-210-6027 Julie Fakler with any questions. You will need to make an appointment with Julie to pick up your artwork after the show is finished. Artwork can be picked up December 18th 10am-2pm. The Paradise will be closed the last two weeks of the year. Every precaution will be taken in handling your artwork, but no responsibility is assumed by the Paradise Center for the Arts for loss or damage of any kind. Submission of work indicates acceptance of these conditions. 35% commission taken on every piece sold, 65% goes to the artist. Paradise Center for the Arts, 321 Central Avenue N.  Faribault, MN 55021 info@paradisecenterforthearts.org      http://www.paradisecenterforthearts.org/

Call for Art Winter Wonderland 2021

Paradise Center for the Arts is seeking submissions of artwork from visual artists for our juried Winter Wonderland group exhibition opening November 18, 2021. All artworks must be Winter Wonderland theme related. Submissions will be accepted any time before October 24, 2021 and artists will be notified no later than November 2, 2021. Early submissions are encouraged.  To submit work for consideration, send a CD or email to the following: Paradise Center for the Arts 321 Central Avenue Faribault, MN 55021 info@paradisecenterforthearts.org
  • Image(s) of the artwork in JPEG format not to exceed 10 MB. File names for image file(s) should be in the form of last name, image title. CD will not be returned.
  • Short artist statement about the artwork submitted, image list (Please list the sizes, medium, year made, & price of your work). Text files must be in one of the following formats: MSWord, RTF (Rich text format), PDF, or Text Only.
  • Free for current Paradise members, $10 fee for non-members. Make check payable to Paradise Center for the Arts, mail check to 321 Central Ave. Faribault MN 55021
Timeline
  • October 24 submission deadline, you can submit up to 4 pieces of artwork
  • November 2 notification to artists
  • November 11 noon to 5pm, November 12 noon to 5pm, November 13 10am to 2pm drop off artwork at the Paradise Center for the Arts, 321 Central Ave. Faribault MN 55021
  • Gallery opening November 18 4-7pm, awards announced at 6pm
  • Pick up artwork December 18 10am to 2pm
  Requirements
  • Artwork must be dry
  • 2D Artwork must be ready to hang. 3D Artwork must be ready for installation.
  • Artwork that has been created in the last 2 years
  • Artists are responsible for drop off, pick up, and insuring their artwork
  • Artwork cannot be any larger than 4 feet in any direction
  • Put a label on the back of your artwork that includes your name, phone number, email, title, medium, price
  • Free for current Paradise members, $10 fee for non-members. Artists can submit up to 4 pieces of artwork. Make check payable to Paradise Center for the Arts
  • Artwork must be for Sale. Paradise takes a 35% commission. Paradise will need a W9 when your artwork sells
  Every precaution will be taken in handling your artwork, but no responsibility is assumed by the Paradise Center for the Arts for loss or damage of any kind. Submission of work indicates acceptance of these conditions. For additional information call or e-mail Julie Fakler, Paradise Center for the Arts Gallery Committee, at 507-332-7372 ext. 4, 507-210-6027, info@paradisecenterforthearts.org

2022-2023 Call for Artists Paradise Center for the Arts is seeking submissions of recent work from visual artists for exhibitions in the Carlander Family Gallery ,the Lois Vranesh Boardroom Gallery, and Hy-Vee Gallery for 2022-2023 gallery season. Submissions will be juried by members of the gallery committee of the Paradise Center for the Arts, which is comprised of artists, arts professionals, and art enthusiasts in the area. Submissions will be accepted any time before March 1, 2022 and final notification of the committee’s decision will be no later than March 21, 2022. Early submissions are encouraged.   To submit work for consideration, send a CD or email to the following: Paradise Center for the Arts 321 Central Avenue Faribault, MN 55021 info@paradisecenterforthearts.org   -6-10 images of recent work in JPEG format not to exceed 20 MB. Crop the images so that the entire artwork is visible with no extraneous background or framing. File names for image files should be in the form of last name, first initial, and image title. Abbreviate as needed. CD will not be returned. -Art Resume, Artist statement and Image List (Please list the sizes, medium, & price of your work). Text files must be in one of the following formats: MSWord, RTF (Rich text format), PDF, or Text Only. File names for text files should be in the form of last name, first initial and description. Eg. Smith A statement   Gallery fee $100 per artist (this fee is not due until the artist contract is signed). This fee assists with production of marketing materials used for the exhibition. All gallery exhibits and receptions are free and open to the public, we appreciate all donations. Commission split is 65% to the artist/ 35% to the Paradise.   For additional information call or e-mail Julie Fakler, Paradise Center for the Arts Gallery Committee, at 507-332-7372, 507-210-6027, info@paradisecenterforthearts.org

Call for Art Inspired by MN Musicians

Paradise Center for the Arts is seeking submissions of artwork from visual artists, that is inspired by MN Musicians for a pop-up exhibition opening March 25, 2022. All artworks must be inspired by MN Musicians, or MN Musician’s music/lyrics. Submissions will be accepted any time before February 27, 2022 and artists will be notified no later than March 5, 2022. Exhibition dates March 25-May 7, 2022.   To submit work for consideration, send a CD or email to the following: Paradise Center for the Arts 321 Central Avenue Faribault, MN 55021 info@paradisecenterforthearts.org  
  • Image(s) of the artwork in JPEG format not to exceed 10 MB. File names for image file(s) should be in the form of last name, first initial, and image title. Abbreviate as needed. CD will not be returned.
  • Short artist statement about the artwork submitted, image list (Please list the sizes, medium, year made, & price of your work). Text files must be in one of the following formats: MSWord, RTF (Rich text format), PDF, or Text Only.
  Timeline
  • February 27 submission deadline
  • March 5 notification to artists
  • March 17 & March 18 12pm-5pm, March 19 10am-2pm drop off artwork at the Paradise
  • March 25 MN Musicians pop-up exhibition gallery opening with live music 5pm-7pm
  • Pick up artwork May 9 9am-12pm, May 12 & May 13 12pm-5pm
Requirements
  • Artwork must be dry
  • 2D Artwork must be ready to hang. 3D Artwork must be ready for installation.
  • Artwork that has been created in the last 2 years. Each artist can submit up to 4 pieces.
  • Artists are responsible for drop off, pick up, and insuring their artwork
  • Artwork cannot be any larger than 4 feet in any direction
  • Put a label on the back of your artwork that includes your name, phone number, email, title, medium, price
  • Artwork must be for Sale. Paradise takes a 35% commission. Paradise will need a W9 when your artwork sells
  Every precaution will be taken in handling your artwork, but no responsibility is assumed by the Paradise Center for the Arts for loss or damage of any kind. Submission of work indicates acceptance of these conditions.   For additional information call or e-mail Julie Fakler, Paradise Center for the Arts Gallery Committee, at 507-332-7372 ext. 4, 507-210-6027, info@paradisecenterforthearts.org

Visual Arts Classes

Paradise Center for the Arts offers many different visual arts classes visit the education page for a complete list of visual arts classes.

Members Show

2020 annual members show showcases our members’ artwork in the beautiful Hy-Vee Gallery. The Annual Members’ Show has been a tradition that dates back to the Faribault Art Center, the forerunner of the Paradise Center for the Arts visual arts programming.

This year’s Annual Members’ Show is open to all current paid members of the Paradise.

Exhibition dates Sept. 14 – Oct. 24, 2020
Opening Reception Sept. 18 5-7pm

Gift Shop

Hy-Vee Gift Shop will be changing to the Hy-Vee Gallery March 2020. The Hy-vee gallery will be switched over every 6-8 weeks along with the Carlander Family Gallery, Lois Vranesh Boardroom Gallery, and the Corey Lyn Creger Memorial Gallery. Gallery hours of operation are Thursday, Friday & Saturday 12pm – 5pm.

If you are interested in showing your artwork in the Hy-vee Gallery please contact Julie Fakler at info@paradisecenterforthearts.org 

Volunteer at the Paradise

Our volunteer options span a number of departments. We offer positions at the center to help you get more involved at the Paradise and flex your leadership muscles.
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Teach at the Paradise

We offer a variety of teaching opportunities for you to get involved with our arts center in Faribault. If you are interested in teaching, contact us today!
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Contact Info:

Paradise Center for the Arts 507-332-7372 info@paradisecenterforthearts.org
321 Central Ave. N.
Faribault, MN 55021

Hours:

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 12pm-5pm, Saturday 10am-2pm
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