The Rourke Art Gallery + Museum

Now admission free for adults & seniors thanks to the successful 2017 RourkeArt4All new member campaign. Students & children under 18 are admission free thanks to a grant from the Moorhead Rotary Club.

Annette DuBordpolymer plate lithograph"Tiny Warriors Against Oppression"On view and available for purchase in the 60th M...
07/03/2019

Annette DuBord
polymer plate lithograph
"Tiny Warriors Against Oppression"

On view and available for purchase in the 60th Midwestern on the theme "Zeitgeist"

Nick Walbergetched glass lightbox"Slipping Away"On view and available for purchase in the 60th Midwestern on the theme "...
07/02/2019

Nick Walberg
etched glass lightbox
"Slipping Away"

On view and available for purchase in the 60th Midwestern on the theme "Zeitgeist"

Trygve Olsonoil on panel"Tumult"On view and available for purchase in the 60th Midwestern on the theme "Zeitgeist"
07/01/2019

Trygve Olson
oil on panel
"Tumult"

On view and available for purchase in the 60th Midwestern on the theme "Zeitgeist"

Kathleen Ristinenwoodcut"Spirit of Another Time"On view and available for purchase in the 60th Midwestern on the theme "...
06/30/2019

Kathleen Ristinen
woodcut
"Spirit of Another Time"

On view and available for purchase in the 60th Midwestern on the theme "Zeitgeist"

John Borgephotograph"Reflection"On view and available for purchase in the 60th Midwestern on the theme "Zeitgeist"
06/30/2019

John Borge
photograph
"Reflection"

On view and available for purchase in the 60th Midwestern on the theme "Zeitgeist"

John Postovitpastel"Arpad Unchained"On view and available for purchase in the 60th Midwestern on the theme "Zeitgeist"
06/29/2019

John Postovit
pastel
"Arpad Unchained"

On view and available for purchase in the 60th Midwestern on the theme "Zeitgeist"

Susan Morrisseyacrylic, collage"Where Angels Fear to Tread"On view and available for purchase in the 60th Midwestern on ...
06/29/2019

Susan Morrissey
acrylic, collage
"Where Angels Fear to Tread"

On view and available for purchase in the 60th Midwestern on the theme "Zeitgeist"

Leroy Aaslandacrylic on canvas"Afternoon in the Prop Room"On view and available for purchase in the 60th Midwestern on t...
06/28/2019

Leroy Aasland
acrylic on canvas
"Afternoon in the Prop Room"

On view and available for purchase in the 60th Midwestern on the theme "Zeitgeist"

The 60th Midwestern on the theme "Zeitgeist" is now on view! If you didn't make the Midwestern Preview or Luncheon, visi...
06/21/2019

The 60th Midwestern on the theme "Zeitgeist" is now on view! If you didn't make the Midwestern Preview or Luncheon, visit today, tomorrow, or Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m. to enjoy your first look at the exceptional work of 95 participating artists.

This year's Midwestern Award Medals, designed and fabricated by Dwight Mickelson. Find out who will be taking them home ...
06/18/2019

This year's Midwestern Award Medals, designed and fabricated by Dwight Mickelson. Find out who will be taking them home tonight at the 60th Midwestern Preview. Doors open at 5 p.m. (and no sooner!) Event admission is $15 for members and $30 for non-members.

Our thanks to The Arts Partnership for a wonderful celebration with State of the Arts 2019 and for their general operati...
06/11/2019

Our thanks to The Arts Partnership for a wonderful celebration with State of the Arts 2019 and for their general operating support award to The Rourke. We are both wildly surprised and immensely grateful to TAP and Sanford Health for a Sanford Arts Partnership Merit Award and offer our congratulations to the other three recipients this year: Fargo-Moorhead Opera, Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County, and Gooseberry Park Players!

The Rourke Art Gallery + Museum's cover photo
06/10/2019

The Rourke Art Gallery + Museum's cover photo

Event Cover Photos
06/08/2019

Event Cover Photos

The Rourke Art Gallery + Museum
06/08/2019

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With heavy hearts, we report the passing of two exceptional artists from The Rourke's founding generation: Joy Thompson ...
06/07/2019

With heavy hearts, we report the passing of two exceptional artists from The Rourke's founding generation: Joy Thompson (left) and Yvonne Butzon (right.) #TheRourkeRemembers

Join us for the last weekend of two stunning solo exhibitions: George Pfeifer and J Bracken Rourke. The Rourke is open f...
06/07/2019

Join us for the last weekend of two stunning solo exhibitions: George Pfeifer and J Bracken Rourke. The Rourke is open for public viewing Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m.

J Bracken Rourkeacrylic on canvas"Spring Burst"On view and available for purchase in his exhibition "Spring Burst."
05/25/2019

J Bracken Rourke
acrylic on canvas
"Spring Burst"

On view and available for purchase in his exhibition "Spring Burst."

George Pfeiferoil on canvas"Sheyenne Valley"On view and available for purchase in his exhibition "Recent Work."
05/24/2019

George Pfeifer
oil on canvas
"Sheyenne Valley"

On view and available for purchase in his exhibition "Recent Work."

George Pfeiferoil on canvas"Late September"On view and available for purchase in his exhibition "Recent Work."
05/19/2019

George Pfeifer
oil on canvas
"Late September"

On view and available for purchase in his exhibition "Recent Work."

Our thanks to corporate partner Straightline Sealcoating and Striping Inc for their generous donation re-striping the mu...
05/18/2019

Our thanks to corporate partner Straightline Sealcoating and Striping Inc for their generous donation re-striping the museum's parking lot!—A fine Moorhead business doing good work in their community. #MoorheadProud56560

George Pfeiferoil on canvas"Badlands Ranch"On view and available for purchase in his exhibition "Recent Work."
05/18/2019

George Pfeifer
oil on canvas
"Badlands Ranch"

On view and available for purchase in his exhibition "Recent Work."

George Pfeiferoil on canvas"Passing Storm"On view and available for purchase in his exhibition "Recent Work."
05/17/2019

George Pfeifer
oil on canvas
"Passing Storm"

On view and available for purchase in his exhibition "Recent Work."

Today is the day! Join us for Public Opening : J Bracken Rourke from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Bracken will give his gallery tal...
05/12/2019

Today is the day! Join us for Public Opening : J Bracken Rourke from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Bracken will give his gallery talk at 2 p.m.

A sneak peek of J Bracken Rourke's "Spring Burst." Member Preview : J Bracken Rourke is tonight, the Public Opening : J ...
05/10/2019

A sneak peek of J Bracken Rourke's "Spring Burst." Member Preview : J Bracken Rourke is tonight, the Public Opening : J Bracken Rourke is on Sunday.

Looking for fun events in the community this Mother's Day weekend? There are vintage and craft items to be perused at th...
05/09/2019
4 things to do this weekend in Fargo-Moorhead

Looking for fun events in the community this Mother's Day weekend? There are vintage and craft items to be perused at the Fargo Junk Market, two shows at Scheels Arena, and Public Opening : J Bracken Rourke at The Rourke! Our thanks once again to John Lamb and InForum for the recommendations.

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Bracken Rourke returns this weekend with his new exhibition "Spring Burst" in the East Gallery! His latest tile works an...
05/08/2019

Bracken Rourke returns this weekend with his new exhibition "Spring Burst" in the East Gallery! His latest tile works and paintings will be on view starting this Friday afternoon. Member Preview : J Bracken Rourke is Friday evening from 6:30 to 8 p.m. and Public Opening : J Bracken Rourke is Sunday afternoon from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.

Haven’t had lunch? Pico has you covered with tacos, chips, and queso! 🌮
05/04/2019

Haven’t had lunch? Pico has you covered with tacos, chips, and queso! 🌮

Printmakers at the Rourke is under way!
05/04/2019

Printmakers at the Rourke is under way!

The printmakers: Eric A. Johnson, Artist/Printmaker, Heidi Goldberg, Anna Haglin, Gordon Mortensen, DeborahMae Broad, Tr...
05/03/2019

The printmakers: Eric A. Johnson, Artist/Printmaker, Heidi Goldberg, Anna Haglin, Gordon Mortensen, DeborahMae Broad, Trygve K. Olson, Annette DuBord, Shaina Davis, John Charles Cox, Cameron Peterson, Susan Morrissey, Dave Pence, Dave Thune, James O'Rourke, and thirty student printmakers from North Dakota State University, Minnesota State University Moorhead, and Concordia College!

The eats: Pico Food Truck!

The place: your neighborhood art gallery + museum!

The hours: 12 noon to 5 p.m. on Saturday 4 May!

Printmakers at The Rourke 2019 is this Saturday! With 44 individual printmakers each presenting an array of artwork, thi...
05/02/2019

Printmakers at The Rourke 2019 is this Saturday! With 44 individual printmakers each presenting an array of artwork, this special one-day sales event will offer the most concentrated assortment of fine art available for purchase in Moorhead-Fargo this weekend. Here are just a few of the early arrivals for the sale from Gordon Mortensen, DeborahMae Broad, Susan Morrissey, Annette DuBord, Dave Thune, and Cameron Peterson.

It's College Day at The Rourke 2019! Students from Concordia College, Minnesota State University Moorhead, and North Dak...
04/27/2019

It's College Day at The Rourke 2019! Students from Concordia College, Minnesota State University Moorhead, and North Dakota State University have their artwork on display in the Tri-College Sculpture Exhibition in the Duane K. Mickelson Memorial Gallery, MSUM Printmakers have installed their work in the Sculpture Court, we have bagels from BernBaum's ... plus, it's International Sculpture Day! Stop by between 1:30 and 3:30 p.m.

New this weekend at The Rourke: George Pfeifer's "Recent Work", the Tri-College Sculpture Exhibition, and "Flocking Toge...
04/26/2019

New this weekend at The Rourke: George Pfeifer's "Recent Work", the Tri-College Sculpture Exhibition, and "Flocking Together"—an outdoor print installation by MSUM Printmaking. Visit Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m.

It finally feels like spring in Moorhead-Fargo! Get out this weekend and take in photos from the Vietnam War at Minnesot...
04/25/2019
6 things to do this weekend in Fargo-Moorhead

It finally feels like spring in Moorhead-Fargo! Get out this weekend and take in photos from the Vietnam War at Minnesota State University Moorhead, performances at Sanctuary Events Center, Public Opening : George Pfeifer at The Rourke, and more! Our thanks once again to John Lamb and InForum for the recommendations.

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A sneak peek of George Pfeifer's "Recent Work." This will be George's 44th exhibit at The Rourke! Member Preview : Georg...
04/25/2019

A sneak peek of George Pfeifer's "Recent Work." This will be George's 44th exhibit at The Rourke! Member Preview : George Pfeifer on Friday, the Public Opening : George Pfeifer on Sunday.

Check out The Rourke's new calendar!—It's the best place to keep up-to-date with what's going on at your neighborhood ...
04/23/2019
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Check out The Rourke's new calendar!—It's the best place to keep up-to-date with what's going on at your neighborhood art gallery + museum. 'Subscribe' to get our calendar events in your Google, Outlook, or iOS calendar.

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04/22/2019

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04/22/2019

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We are pleased to announce our annual benefit raffle: “A Greek Odyssey in Moorhead”!With three fabulous prizes (incl...
04/20/2019

We are pleased to announce our annual benefit raffle: “A Greek Odyssey in Moorhead”!

With three fabulous prizes (including this luxuriant 7 x 10 ft. silk, Bukhara-style rug made in Greece) generously provided by Sam and Coralie Wai to benefit The Rourke Art Gallery + Museum.

$100 per ticket - Cash or Check Payment Only. Ticket buyers must be at least 18 years of age. All proceeds go to support the improvement and restoration of our historic museum building.

04/20/2019

Hop over to The Rourke this holiday weekend to enjoy your last look at John Scott Postovit’s spectacular exhibition “Northern Light.” Open to the public 1 to 5 p.m. today and tomorrow!

John Scott Postovitpastel"Port Arthur, Tasmania"On view and available for purchase in his exhibition "Northern Light."
03/27/2019

John Scott Postovit
pastel
"Port Arthur, Tasmania"

On view and available for purchase in his exhibition "Northern Light."

John Scott Postovitpastel"Svinasfellsjokull"On view and available for purchase in his exhibition "Northern Light."
03/24/2019

John Scott Postovit
pastel
"Svinasfellsjokull"

On view and available for purchase in his exhibition "Northern Light."

John Scott Postovitpastel"Right Side of the Track"On view and available for purchase in his exhibition "Northern Light."
03/23/2019

John Scott Postovit
pastel
"Right Side of the Track"

On view and available for purchase in his exhibition "Northern Light."

John Scott Postovitpastel"Bridge at Ross"On view and available for purchase in his exhibition "Northern Light."
03/22/2019

John Scott Postovit
pastel
"Bridge at Ross"

On view and available for purchase in his exhibition "Northern Light."

John Scott Postovitpastel"Akershus"On view and available for purchase in his exhibition "Northern Light."
03/21/2019

John Scott Postovit
pastel
"Akershus"

On view and available for purchase in his exhibition "Northern Light."

The Rourke Art Gallery + Museum
03/21/2019

The Rourke Art Gallery + Museum

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521 Main Ave
Moorhead, MN
56560

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Friday 13:00 - 17:00
Saturday 13:00 - 17:00
Sunday 13:00 - 17:00

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