fbpx

PARAMOUNT CENTER FOR THE ARTS

Featured Artist


Meet The Artist – Jo Schwalboski

Jo Schwalboski – Painter, Drawer, & Jeweler  Jo Schwalboski resides in rural St. Joseph, MN with her husband Ralph who she calls her soul mate since June of 1976.  She is the mother of a son and daughter, a grandmother to 5 grandchildren and is expecting a great grandchild in the near future.  Art and

Meet The Artist – Paige LaDue Henry

Paige LaDue Henry – Painter  320.248.1142 || paigeladuehenry.com I’m a painter and I create in acrylic paint with a variety of mixed media on canvas and wooden panels. My work is abstract. It hasn’t always been. I spent thirty-five years studying representational art; portraiture, landscape and still life. In 2012 I transitioned to what I

Meet The Artist – Mary Willette Hughes

Mary Willette Hughes – Multi Media Artist  Mary Willette Hughes, poet, musician, teacher, wife, mother of 7, grandmother of 23, and great grandmother of 10, has had three books of poetry published: Quilt Pieces in 2001 and Flight On New Wings in 2003 as well as The Shadow Loom Poems in 2010. She has worked part-time at the St Cloud Hospital’s

Meet The Artist – Kathy Ross

Kathy Ross – Multi Media Artist  My name is Kathy Ross, I was born and raised in Waite Park, Minnesota.  I come from a family where creativity was both encouraged and nurtured.  I learned early that I love art. I love the creation of art, the appreciation of art, and the realization that art is

Listening Back To Imagine Who We Could Become

Listening Back To Imagine Who We Could Become  a collaborative communal poem  to honor The Paramount Theatre’s 100th Anniversary (1921-2021) Commissioned by the Paramount Center for the Arts. Created by Lyricality. Sponsored in part by Bill and Linda Henrichs and Gate City Bank. This poem is an invitation to be moved by awe  to look

Sales

Sales Page To Purchase a piece simply click on the image or the title, which will direct you to our sales site. Upon purchase, these items are available for curbside pick-up, please contact us at dsegerstrom@paramountarts.org to arrange a date and time that works with your schedule. Thank you for your patronage!   CLICK HERE

Encounter <-> Response Exhibtion

      The Paramount Center for the Arts is excited to present this intriguing exhibition, Encounter <-> Response, featuring the work of Central Minnesota artist Donna Kuhl. This 20 piece exhibition showcases Kuhl’s incredible abilities and control over colors, textures, and the juxtaposition of two of her favorite mediums, encaustic wax and fibers. These

Featured Artist: Minnesota Dance Ensemble

Minnesota Dance Ensemble was set to perform their Choreography Showcase on the Paramount stage on April 2nd. Their performance has been indefinitely postponed due to COVID-19. We had a chance to connect with Samantha Collen, Artistic Director, about what she and the dancers are doing during this time. Read all about it below, and visit

Featured Artist: Walter’s Wheelhouse

Walter’s Wheelhouse was scheduled to play on the Paramount’s Local Roots Series on May 1st, 2020. Due to COVID-19, the performance has been indefinitely postponed. We had a chance to catch up with Janelle Kendall and the rest of Walter’s Wheelhouse to see what they are up to during their time at home. Be sure

Featured Artist: Katha Dance Theatre

Katha Dance Theatre was scheduled to perform on the Paramount stage on Friday, May 22nd, 2020.  Due to the Coronavirus, the performance has been indefinitely postponed. We caught up with Rita Mustaphi, founder and artistic director for Katha Dance Theatre, to find out more about their art form what she and the dancers have been up