Top 5 Moments of the Week Ending February 10, 2019

Here are the Museum’s top 5 moments for the week ending February 10, 2019:

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We started the week on cloud 9 following our Valentine-themed Free Family Day. We were so happy to provide a space for families to create and collage together.

“Reflection” by Ramona Andrews, photograph

“Reflection” by Ramona Andrews, photograph

The Ag Art Alliance selected winners in five categories from the Museum’s current Art About Agriculture exhibition. Artists Ramona Andrews, Pausha Foley, Pete Ruiz, KC Spink, and Adon Valenziano won cash prizes.

Painting by Anette Power

Painting by Anette Power

We met with our friend and artist Anette Power to discuss her solo show which will open at the Museum in September 2020. You're definitely going to want to mark this one down in your calendar!

Artist Gail Pidduck in her studio

Artist Gail Pidduck in her studio

At the end of the week, we visited artists Meredith Brooks Abbott, Susan Petty, and Gail Pidduck in each of their studios to interview them ahead of their Common Ground exhibit opening March 2, 2019.

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On Saturday, we had our first, sold-out "Magic of Mandalas" class at the Cole Creativity Center. The class sold out so quickly that we added a second class!