Fine Arts Gallery

The Normandale Fine Arts Gallery is committed to providing high-quality exhibitions to encourage appreciation and understanding of art and its role in society through direct engagement with original works of art. Exhibits feature local, regional, and national artists, along with faculty and students shows. Exhibiting artists actively engage with the Art Department and our students by means such as giving an artist talk, collaborating with an art class, or presenting a workshop for our students.

Artist Proposals for the Fine Arts Gallery are accepted. Please email Kris Holmgren for information.


  • Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.
  • Saturday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Closed Sundays and Holidays
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Note: All exhibits are subject to change

2017-18 Normandale Fine Arts Gallery Schedule

Fall 2017

August 15 - September 19, 2017

Art Department Faculty + Staff Show

Faculty + Staff Art Show 2017

  • Closing Reception:  Monday, September 18, 3:00-4:00pm

September 25 - October 27, 2017

Ben Moreau:  Marathon Man

  • Artist Talk:  Tuesday, Sept. 26th, 1:00pm
  • Artist Demonstration in F2295: Sept. 26, after Artist Talk

November 6 - December 14, 2017- A Certain Slant of Light

Group Show

  • A Certain Slant of LightArtist Talk/Reception: TBD

Spring 2018

January 4 - February 8, 2018

Brian Frink:  Magic and Oddness

  • Artist Talk/Reception: Tuesday, February 6, 1 p.m. 

February 16 - March 15, 2018 (Reception/Award Ceremony: Tuesday, March 6 from 6 to 8 p.m.)

South Suburban High School Conference Art Show

  • South Suburban High School Conference: Apple Valley, Burnsville, Eagan, Eastview, Farmington, Lakeville North, Lakeville South, Prior Lake, Rosemount and Shakopee

The 2017 South Suburban gallery is available here.

March 24 - April 18, 2018 (Reception/Award Ceremony: Monday, April 2 from 3 to 5 p.m.)

Normandale Student Show

April 21 - May 3, 2018 (Reception: Monday, April 30, 3:00-4:30pm

Graduating AFA Student Show

May 9 - May 24, 2018 (Reception/Award Ceremony: Thursday, May 17 from 6 to 8 p.m.)

Metro West High School Conference Art Show

  • Metro West High School Conference: Benilde-St. Margaret's, Bloomington Jefferson, Bloomington Kennedy, Chanhassen, Chaska, Richfield, Robbinsdale Cooper and St. Louis Park.

The 2017 Metro West gallery is available here.

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