Past Events

2023 ND Governor's Awards for the Arts Ceremony

Categories: NDCA Events

Nelda Schrupp native art given as award for ND Governor's Award for the ArtsPlease join us for a special ceremony where Governor Burgum will announce the winners of the 2023 North Dakota Governor's Awards for the Arts on Wednesday, February 1, 2023 at the Heritage Center in Bismarck.


NDCA Statewide Arts Convening 2022

Monday, October 24, 2022 at 08:30 am - Wednesday, October 26, 2022 at 03:30 pm

Categories: NDCA Events

ND letters on top of 4 vertical color barsPlease join us for our biennial Statewide Arts Convening in collaboration with the Main Street ND Summit 2022, October 24-26 at the Bismarck Event Center. The Convening will feature several sessions focused on the arts community. *Free and open to the public. 


NDCA Accessibility in the Arts Convening 2022

Thursday, October 13, 2022 at 08:30 am - 12:30 pm

Categories: NDCA Events

NDCA Accessibility in the Arts ConveningPlease join us for an Accessibility in the Arts Convening webinar on Thursday, Oct. 13, from 8:30am to 12:30pm. The main topic will be how to make ND's art organizations more accessible to artists and the general public. The event will include local and national speakers, with a Q&A session at the end. *Free and open to the public. 


Arts Across the Prairie Community Reception Region 1

Sunday, September 11, 2022 at 03:00 pm - 05:30 pm

Categories: NDCA Events

Arts Across the Prairie Region One Draft image of mound artwork by Thane LundAll are invited to attend a Community Reception to learn more about the Arts Across the Prairie project underway in Region 1 at the Writing Rock State Historical Site.


Picturing Writing Virtual Workshops

Monday, August 1, 2022 - Friday, August 5, 2022

Categories: NDCA Events

Beth Olshansky holding a book with multiple rectangle drawings behind her

Picturing Writing: Fostering Literacy Through Art® is an innovative approach to teaching writing and fostering literacy designed to meet the needs of a wide range of learners. Developed by Beth Olshansky, this evidence-based model uses quality picture books and simple, captivating art techniques to teach the art of writing. This August, Central Regional Education Association (CREA) and NDCA are teaming up to provide ND teachers with TWO Virtual Picturing Writing workshops.


FREE Webinar Series with Muralist Grata McLain

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 05:00 pm - Wednesday, July 20, 2022 at 06:30 pm

Categories: NDCA Events

Greta McLain kneeling in front of huge outdoor mural she is painting with mess of paints and brushes all around herInterested in creating large outdoor MURALS for, and with, the community? NDCA is putting on a FREE 2-part WEBINAR series with Greta McLain, a Minnesota muralist.


Community Reception

Thursday, February 3, 2022 at 05:00 pm - 06:30 pm

Categories: NDCA Events

NDCA Bismarck Office, 105 N. 4th St.NDCA Office on 4th and Main
Visit with NDCA Staff and Board Members.
Enjoy light appetizers and beverages.

RSVP by Friday, January 28
Email: arts@nd.gov


Arts Across the Prairie: Placemaking in Rural North Dakota Informational Webinar - Region 4

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at 04:00 pm - 05:30 pm

Categories: NDCA Events
Join North Dakota Council on the Arts Executive Director, Kim Konikow, as well as Dawn Mandt (Red River Regional Council, Executive Director) and Kristi Wilfahrt (Public Arts Commission, Grand Forks) to learn more about Arts Across the Prairie: Placemaking in Rural North Dakota in Region 4 (Walsh, Pembina, Grand Forks, and Nelson Counties).
 
Learn how to get involved, what the program entails, and what's next!
 
This is a free online webinar event through Zoom. If you are interested in attending, email schmidtk@nd.gov for the Zoom link.
We look forward to seeing you there!

Arts Across the Prairie: Placemaking in Rural North Dakota Informational Webinar - Region 2

Thursday, September 2, 2021 at 04:00 pm - 05:30 pm

Categories: NDCA Events, NDCA Misc

Join North Dakota Council on the Arts Executive Director, Kim Konikow, Strengthen ND Executive Director Megan Laudenschlager, and Minot Area Council on the Arts Executive Director Justin Anderson to learn more about Arts Across the Prairie: Placemaking in Rural North Dakota in Region 2 (Burke, Renville, Bottineau, Mountrail, Ward, McHenry, and Pierce Counties).

Learn how to get involved, what the program entails, and what's next!

This is a free online webinar event through Zoom. If you are interested in attending, email schmidtk@nd.gov for the Zoom link.

We look forward to seeing you there!


Arts Across the Prairie Region 4 meeting

Monday, June 14, 2021 at 04:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Categories: NDCA Events, NDCA Misc
Join NDCA in Grafton on June 14th!

North Dakota Council on the Arts invites community members from Pembina, Walsh, Nelson, and Grand Forks Counties to hear about Arts Across the Prairie: Placemaking in Rural North Dakota! Learn about the impact of public art and about how to become a Region 4 stakeholder!

Monday, June 14, 2021 | 4:00 pm

Riverwalk Shelter, Leistikow Park | Grafton, ND

Contact Kelli Schmidt at schmidtk@nd.gov for more information.

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