Featured Artists at the Capitol


*Current Featured Artist, 18th floor - May through August 2021 - Tim Lamey

NDCA is utilizing the exhibit space on the 18th, or observatory floor, of the Capitol Building. This excellent well-lit space provides great views, in addition to displaying historical photos of the Capitol building over the years. The 18th floor provides a wonderful opportunity to showcase the work of North Dakota artists in a variety of disciplines to the over 12,000 residents and tourists that visit every year. NDCA is collaborating with Facilities Management on this exhibit space. Call to artist to exhibit on the 18th floor in 2021.

*Current Featured Artist, Ground floor - May through August 2021 - To be announced

Also, NDCA, along with the offices of Governor Burgum, are exhibiting the works of the North Dakota State Folklorist in the Governor’s ground floor staff offices. To view the artwork in the ground floor office please call (701) 328-2219.

Artists listed below have had their works previously exhibited at the Capitol. Artists looking to represent their region with art work placed in the Capitol can submit a brief resume along with links/images of their work to arts@nd.gov.

Past Featured Artists

Past Featured Artists
  • January through April - William "Bill" Brien (exhibit space on the 18th, or observatory floor); and Troyd Geist (Governor’s ground floor staff offices)
  • October through December (Heritage Center and State Museum) - 2020 Governor's Photo Contest Winners
  • July through December (exhibit space on the 18th, or observatory floor) - Eric Johnson
  • January through December (Treasurer’s third floor office, the Attorney General’s first floor office, and in the Governor’s ground floor staff offices) - Andrew Stark