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Open 11:00 - 4:00
Tuesday - Saturday


Admission is Always FREE


Jaques Building


"Under the Watertower"

121 Second St. NW - Aitkin, MN 56431
218-927-2363
info@jaquesart.com

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2014 Exhibit Schedule

  • Jan. 2, 2014 Jaques Opens - Jaques Gallery and Gallery Gifts open

  • Jan. 10 - Feb. 8 2014 Juried Exhibit ‘Autumn Views’

  • Jan. 11 – 12:00-3 Opening reception for and awards ceremony ‘Autumn View’

  • Feb. 14 - Mar. 22 ‘Four Artists, Four Seasons, Fritz Loven Park’ Watercolor exhibit

    Judith Kuusisto, Mona Warren, Carol Hanson and Mary Hendricks.

  • Feb. 15 - 12:00-3 Opening reception for ‘Four Artists, Four Seasons, Fritz Loven Park’

  • Mar. 28 - May 3 ‘Wings, Water & Wildflowers’ Multimedia exhibit featuring the work of Nancy Hemsted Seaton and Betty Vos Hemstad

  • Mar. 29, 12:00-3 Opening reception for ‘Wings, Water & Wildflowers’

  • May 9 - June 28 ‘Discovering Duluth - Effete DuLac’ Multimedia art of John Michael Cook

  • May 10.-.12:00-3 Opening reception for ‘Discovering Duluth - Effete DuLac’

  • July 9 - 12 ‘Plein Air - Aitkin’ 2014, 8th Annual Competition and Exhibit

    Exceptional Plein Air artists compete for prize money in Aitkin County.

  • July 12, 12:00-3 Plein Air Artists Reception and Awards Ceremony

  • July 9 - 26 Plein Air Exhibit and Art Sale

  • Aug. 1 - Sept.6 ‘Community Canvas’ - The whole community of Aitkin County and friends of the Jaques are invited to create and exhibit their art (any media) on an 8” x 8” canvas. All ages are encouraged to participate.

  • Aug. 3, - 12:00-3 Community wide opening reception for the ‘Community Canvas’ project.

  • Sept. 11 - Nov. 6 ‘Francis Lee Jaques: Master Artist of the Wild’ - On loan to the Jaques from the Bell Museum of Natural History in Minneapolis. This exhibition uses the life and work of Francis Lee Jaques as an example of a person who dedicated himself to exploring the natural world. Through his art, Jaques communicated a deep understanding and appreciation of nature to millions of people. Jaques' distinctive artistic style and ecological
    insight make his work unmatched by any other artist.

  • Sept. 11, - 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Public reception for the Francis Lee Jaques exhibit.

  • Nov. 11, - 11-1 First Dibs Luncheon before the opening of Christmas Marketplace.

  • Nov. 12, - Dec. 23 Christmas Marketplace is opened to the public

  • Dec. 23 - Jan. 1 The Jaques Art Cent is closed for the Holiday

  • Jan. 2 Jaques Opens - Jaques Gallery and Gallery Gifts open

  • Jan. 9 - Feb. 14 2015 11th Annual Juried Exhibit opens - Theme: ‘Lake Country’

  • Jan. 10 - 12:00-3 Opening reception and awards ceremony for ‘Lake Country’


The Jaques Art Center is committed to Equal Opportunities and Accessibility.
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