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Earth, Water, Fire, Air: Clay Bodies

All of the elements are involved in the process of creating with clay. Hanging and pedestal pieces are acceptable as are mixed media pieces using clay. This exhibition is open to the public. Entry fee: $5 for one or $8 for two. No Entry fee for Full and Supporting Members.

Event Date: 
11/06/2015 - 8:00am to 11/28/2015 - 5:00pm

Bismarck-Mandan Symphony Orchestra - Light a Fire


Bismarck, N.D. – The Bismarck-Mandan Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announce the ever-popular holiday concert, the next performance in the BMSO’s 40th anniversary season, "Light a Fire."

Event Date: 
11/20/2015 - 7:30pm to 11/21/2015 - 10:00pm

Reception of "Viewpoint Through A Lens"

Please join us for the opening reception of "Viewpoint Through A Lens"  featuring all forms of photography. "Earth, Water, Fire, Air: Clay Bodies" will also be new and features art made of different types of clay. 

Event Date: 
11/06/2015 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm

Community Work Day - Christmas My Way

Hammering nails! Painting walls! Stitching hems! We've got lots to do and could use your help to get it all done! Please lend us a hand to make sure our next show at your community theatre is the best it can be!

Event Date: 
11/07/2015 - 10:00am to 1:30pm

Missouri Valley Chamber Orchestra

The Missouri Valley Chamber Orchestra presents two chamber works by Franz Schubert Sunday, Nov. 8, in St. George’s Episcopal Church. The afternoon concert begins at 3 p.m. at 601 N. Fourth St. in Bismarck. Eight musicians will perform Schubert’s Octet in F, a six-movement piece considered his largest-scale chamber work. The second selection is “Quartettsatz” String Quartet No. 12 in c minor. Tickets at the door are $18 for adults, $15 for seniors, $10 for students, and $5 for children 15 and under (one child admitted free with paying adult).


Event Date: 
11/08/2015 - 3:00pm

Jackie McElroy Exhibit

Screen prints by Jackie McElroy are on display in the new Gannon Gallery space at the Bismarck State College Communications and Creative Arts Center through Nov. 28. A public reception is planned for Thursday, Nov. 12, from 4 to 6 p.m. in the second floor gallery. McElroy is retired associate art professor and chair of the Department of Visual Arts at the University of North Dakota. The show is an overview of 26 of her prairie-inspired prints donated recently to the Minot State University permanent art collection.

Event Date: 
11/04/2015 - 1:30pm to 11/28/2015 - 5:00pm

Reflections of Creation Exhibit

Reflections of Creation Exhibit

Bismarck Art & Galleries Association

Opening reception Nov. 7, 2015 from 1 to 3 pm

Exhibit runs through November 21, 2015

Event Date: 
11/04/2015 - 1:15pm to 11/21/2015 - 5:00pm

Biennial BSC Alumni Art Exhibition

Biennial BSC Alumni Art Exhibition through October 30. This exhibition features paintings, drawings, printmaking, sculpture and photography created by BSC & Bismarck Junior College Alumni.

Gannon Gallery, BSC. Located in the Communications and Creative Arts Center

Event Date: 
10/21/2015 - 11:00am to 10/30/2015 - 5:00pm

Night Life: Nightscape Photography by Monica Tininenko

Night Life: Nightscape Photography by Monica Tininenko exhibit through October 29.

Rec: Oct 29, 1-3pm

Dickinson State University, Mind's Eye Art Gallery

Event Date: 
10/21/2015 - 11:00am to 10/29/2015 - 5:00pm

Autumn Artistry Fall Art Show

71st Annual Autumn Artistry Fall Art Show at Bismarck Art & Galleries Association. Rec: Oct 6, 5-8pm.

Event Date: 
10/06/2015 - 5:00pm to 10/24/2015 - 5:00pm


North Dakota Council on the Arts

It is our mission to promote, preserve and perpetuate the arts in North Dakota.