GRA is open to the public. Please note that face masks are required onsite until further notice.


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We are Hiring!

GRA is currently accepting the applications to support our organization.   

Our mission is “to enrich lives through the arts and become the art hub for the Morrison County area; playing a significant role in sustaining the community's artistic and economic vibrancy.”

Position will be open until filled. However, the first round of reviews will begin the week of April 5th.

Although we anticipate all candidates will have an interest in and appreciation for the arts, given the tasks for each position, you need not be an artist to apply.

Current Job Openings

GRA is seeking a dynamic leader to fill the role of our new executive director. The successful candidate will possess excellent communication skills, have experience supporting strategic visioning in partnership with community stakeholders and possess the necessary skills to comfortably facilitate collaborative projects, programs and services.

2021 Juried Art Show - Now Open!



  • Submission deadline June 1.
  • Artwork selected June 2.
  • Participating artist notified by June 4.
  • Exhibit held July - August.
  • Reception anticipated, Sat., July 10 from 2 - 4 PM.

    Every two years, GRA hosts a juried show to feature the dynamic work of Minnesota artists. 

    THEME: Creating, Coping and Surviving, An Artist's Reflection."

    2020 to present day will be remembered as a noteworthy period in our modern history - riddled with paradoxes of hurt and hope; fear and love; struggle and growth. This year, GRA is seeking creative pieces from Minnesota artists reflecting how they coped, thrived or survived 2020. These reflective art pieces will be the showcase of our 2021 Juried Show.
      • GRA's Visual Arts Committee will review all submission and select the pieces that will be placed in our Front and Main Galleries located at 122 First Street SE, Little Falls. 
      • Each category will be judged by three prominent judges that represent a broad cross-section of talent and creative practices.
      Step 1: Learn more about the show by downloading our PDF.
      Step 2: Enter submissions and tell us more about you work (Artist Form).
      Step 3: Pay to participate (Online fee payment LINK).
      Note: All fees must be paid prior to June 1 to be considered for the show.
    • $25 First Entry (non-members)
    • $20 First Entry (members)
    • $10 Second Entry
    • $10 Third Entry

      Get Creative with GRA!

      GRA is interested in collaborating local artists interested in developing art kits to support both our art education programming during COVID, with the option to also see kits in our retail store at 122 First Street SE, Little Falls. 


      Don't let COVID stop the creative process!

      Art kits can be a wonderful way to connect with students, while still being mindful of social distancing. We are currently offering three ways to partner with GRA this month!

      Link to our informational packet (PDF download ) or contact our offices (320-632-0960) or email staff at to learn more. 



      Artist Resources During COVID-19

      GRA Job Opportunities

      See notes above.

      GRA Artist Applications

        Organizations Supporting Artists in Our Region

        Here are some of the strongest supporters of Minnesota artists! 


          Funding Opportunities For Artists


          Do you know of other important arts resources in our community? Please let us know!

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