MUSEUMS & EXHIBITS

American Association of Woodturners Gallery

lathe

The Gallery of Wood Art offers an often surprising and always engaging view of contemporary works created in wood and also features educational exhibits, a display of vintage lathes, and a gallery gift store offering turned items, books and DVDs.

Hours: Tuesday – Friday; 11 am – 4 pm
            Sunday; 12 pm – 3 pm
           (Group tours available)

Current Exhibit: Eighth Annual Professional Outreach Program Exhibition: Ceremony

Through May 30, 2014

Now in its eighth year, the 2014 theme for the Professional Outreach Program’s invitational exhibition is Ceremony. The show brings together a stellar line-up of studio woodturners from seven countries.  Besides working with the title theme, artists were limited to a small format, with a maximum size of approximately 8” x 8” x 8”.

Get more information at their web site: www.galleryofwoodart.org

Landmark Gallery

Landmark Gallery

“A Landmark Reclaimed: From Federal Building to Community Icon” in the Landmark Gallery, a permanent exhibition located on the lower level of Landmark Center. The exhibit chronicles the history of Landmark Center and the people who made it the community icon it is today.

Hours: Open during building hours

Uncle Sam Worked Here

Postal Station

An interactive interpretive exhibit that gives visitors a glimpse into federal courts, wartime activities, prohibition, Immigration and more, that occurred in Landmark Center over the past 105 years.

To learn more about the exhibit, or to schedule a guided tour, click here.

To view our video and interactive online program, just click here.

Hours: Open during building hours

Ramsey County Historical Society

Hours: Open during building hours

Current Exhibit: Faces of the First: Contemporary Civil War Portraits of the First Minnesota Infantry Regiment

The exhibit showcases 12 original works of art, and 12 reproductions of oil paintings by Jay Wittenberg of soldiers who fought in Minnesota’s famous First Volunteer Infantry Regiment. “These portraits will be a tangible reminder to present day Minnesotans of these men and the service they provided. Audiences will come to know those who served our state…They will be able to look them in the eye,” says the artist Jay Wittenberg. The exhibit will be open through July 7, 2014.

Located in the RCHS Gallery in Landmark Center.

Exhibit programs are free and open to the public.

Get more information at their web site: www.rchs.com

The Schubert Club Museum

Instrument Tornado

The Schubert Club Museum’s 4,500-square-foot space is located on the 2nd floor.  Guests will be introduced to The Schubert Club Museum by an interpretive guide in this orientation space. They will also encounter a massive sculpture of instruments upon their entry.

Hours: Sunday – Friday; 12 pm – 4 pm
           (Group tours available)

Get more information at their web site: www.schubert.org

North Gallery Exhibit

Collecting Threads

Current Exhibit: Collecting Threads: Hmong Embroidery Exhibit

Through May 4, 2014

The exhibit honors the skills, imagination, and innovation of Hmong women’s thread and needles that have created embroidery, or flower cloth (paj ntaub) over the centuries.

Hours: Wednesday; 10 am 12 pm
            Thursday; 2 pm – 4 pm
            Friday; 12 pm – 2 pm
            Saturday; 12 pm – 2 pm
            Sunday; 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm