Category: Art Galleries

Art Galleries

Community Center Art Gallery

The Tim Murphy Art Gallery is located on the upper level of the community center in downtown Merriam. The TMAG mission is to increase public awareness of the visual arts by providing a setting for exhibition and education. Gallery space features monthly exhibits by local and regional artists. All exhibits are free to the public and many artists will have originals and prints for sale to the public. Opening night receptions will be held on the first Thursday of each month on the exhibit schedule in 2016.

Quincy Gallery

Quincy Gallery is a locally managed, non-profit gallery designed to promote creativity by exhibiting art from artists in the surrounding area and by literary events involving music, poetry and informational speakers.

Meet the Artist receptions are held on scheduled Thursday evenings from 7:00 to 9:00.

2015rnJuly-August Western Cultural EventrnSeptember-October Norma Stevens/WatercolorrnNovember-December Bill Coe/Photographyrn

Anton Pearson Woodcarving Studio

The Pearson Woodcarving Studio, located is the oldest artist’s studio in Lindsborg, preserves the memory of early pioneers. Son in law, Norman Malm, a prolific artist, continues the woodcarving tradition. A large collection of his pen and ink drawings and satire cartoons are shown as well. Norman’s son, Jim Malm, is the third generation carver at the Pearson Studio. This family of carvers work in the figure carving style of Scandinavian flat-plane. The Lindsborg Arts Council is housed out of his studio which can be toured by appointment.