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Get Creative with Great River Arts!

This season enter GRA's creative contest where two winners will be selected to decorate GRA's Front Gallery and the windows at a neighboring business. 

  • Artist selected for the GRA window will receive a $500 creative stipend and will be highlighted in GRA's eNewsletter and other social media publications.
  • Artist selected for the second downtown location will receive a $250 creative stipend and be highlighted in GRA's eNewsletter and other social media publications.

This year's custom theme is tied to the "Winter Wonderland Lights Tour." Download a PDF for more information (HERE).

Submission Deadline:  Oct. 31, 2020 (may be extended based on initial interest) Group concepts will also be consider.

Feel free to email or to request samples of past displays, along with images and rough dimensions of the contest spaces.


Artist Resources During COVID-19

Springboard For The Arts
McKnight Foundation
Minnesota Citizens For The Arts
National Endowment For The Arts
Financial Relief Resources For Artists
Freelance Artist Resources
What Freelancers Need To Know About The Coronavirus
Minnesota Department Of Health Updates
Centers For Disease Control Updates

GRA Job Opportunities

There are currently no job opportunities at Great River Arts (GRA) at this time.

GRA Artist Applications

Exhibiting Artist Application
Consignment/Retail Shop Artist Application
Teaching Artist Application

    Organizations Supporting Artists in Our Region

    Here are some of the strongest supporters of Minnesota artists! 
    Crossing Arts Alliance
    Five Wings Arts Council
    Minnesota State Arts Board
    Paramount Center for the Arts
    Spring Board For The Arts
    Theatre and Actor's Guild


      Funding Opportunities For Artists

      Minnesota State Arts Board Grants
      Five Wings Arts Council
      Forecast for Public Art


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

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