America's 2000: Best of the Best Exhibit takes place in the Communications and Creative Arts Center at Bismarck State College. Rec: Sep 22, 4-7pm. This art exhibit features artists whose pieces were selected by a juror as Best of Show in the annual America's 2000: All Media and Paperworks competitions over the past decade. The art exhibit includes 33 artworks by 17 artists from 16 states in the U.S.
NEA Celebrates Folk and Traditional Arts with a Free Concert, watch online Oct 2! With art forms ranging from blues music to Japanese classical dancing to Cambodian ceramics, the 2015 NEA National Heritage Fellows are recipients of our nation’s highest honor in the folk and traditional arts and represent the diversity and richness of our nation’s cultural heritage.
This annual powwow held in the Lone Star Arena at United Tribes Technical College in Bismarck has become one of the premier cultural events of North Dakota, receiving numerous awards over the years. Fifteen hundred dancers and drummers representing more than 70 tribes draw more than 20,000 spectators to the this must-see event!
August 1-2, 2015. Capital A'Fair is one of the areas largest summer art fair. It features over 130 artisans from across the country and attracts thousands of local and regional visitors. Music, great food, performing arts groups and children's activities contribute to the festive mood.
The fair is located at the beautiful Capitol grounds of North Dakota.
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North Dakota Council on the Arts
It is our mission to promote, preserve and perpetuate the arts in North Dakota.
1600 East Century Avenue, Suite 6
Bismarck, ND 58503-0649
(701) 328-7595 (Fax)
Hours of business are:
Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed on National Holidays