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Art Blooms in Farmington. The 2018 Banner Contest features the work of 60 winning student artists. The display is up in downtown Farmington until November 2018.
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Art Blooms in Farmington. The 2018 Banner Contest features the work of 60 winning student artists. The display is up in downtown Farmington until November 2018.
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Art Blooms in Farmington. The 2018 Banner Contest features the work of 60 winning student artists. The display is up in downtown Farmington until November 2018.
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The Annual K-12 Art Show was held on Saturday, May 5, with field trips on Friday the 4th.
Art Show 2018
This year’s K-12 Art Show featured 1560 pieces of artwork from local K-12 students. Over 1200 people came to view the exhibit over the 2-day display period. May 2018.
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The free art show exhibit welcomed many from our community on Saturday morning. It’s a joy to experience the excitement that the artists have when bringing their friends and family to the display.
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Best of Show 3D Winner. Anna Allen of Potosi High School created this award-winning ceramic box. Pamela Perry is her instructor. K-12 Art Show, May 2018.
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Best of Show 2D Winner (detail). Lucy Pham of Fredericktown Middle School created this award-winning black and white drawing. Her instructor is Doug Howell. K-12 Art Show, May 2018.
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ZuZu Smugala of Farmington High School received the Grade 11-12 Award of Excellence for her painting. Debbie Dunnegan is her instructor. K-12 Art Show, May 2018.
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Sophia Murphy of North County High School received the Grade 9-10 Award of Excellence for her black and white scratchboard drawing. Mary Hoehn is her instructor. K-12 Art Show, May 2018.
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Lucy Pham of Fredericktown Middle School received the Grade 7-8 Award of Excellence for her black and white drawing. Lucy’s instructor is Doug Howell. She also received the Best of Show 2D award for another black and white drawing. K-12 Art Show, May 2018.
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Bethany Bridgeman of Valley R-6 received the Grade 5-6 Award of Excellence for her color drawing. Kat Grajek is her teacher. K-12 Art Show, May 2018.
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Billy Arthur of Central West Elementary received the 3-4 Grade Award of Excellence for his color drawing. Jami Heflin is his teacher. K-12 Art Show, 2018.
Kinders @ Marquand
Brian and Terri Kinder entertain Marquand Elementary students with their Kindersongs in-school music performance. December 2017.
SINGIN AFFAIR DAY 1
Ryan Jones, WKU student pianist; Harry Cecil, MAC vocal instructor; Dr. Wayne Pope, WKU Professor of Music. Ryan and Wayne worked with Mr. Cecil’s vocal music students ahead of their “A Singin’ Affair” performance at the Centene Center. Fall 2017
SINGIN AFFAIR DAY 2
Dr. Wayne Pope leads a masterclass with MAC vocal music students ahead of his “A Singin’ Affair” performance. Fall 2017.

2016-2017

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Whitley Lands of Bismarck High School was awarded the 2-Dimensional Best of Show for her painting. Her instructor is Sharon Weston. K-12 Art Show, May 2017
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McKinley Twomey of Arcadia Valley High School was awarded the 3-Dimensional Best of Show for his sculpture. His teacher is Rebecca Turner. K-12 Art Show, May 2017
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Ava Waldrop of Valley R-6 received the 3-4 Grade Award of Excellence. Her teacher is Kat Grajek. K-12 Art Show, May 2017
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Jessica Aubuchon of Bismarck received the 5-6 Award of Excellence. Her teacher is Bridget Anglin-Cooper. K-12 Art Show, May 2017
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Hanna Spray of Farmington Middle School received the 7-8 Award of Excellence. Her teacher is Kim Kennedy. K-12 Art Show, May 2017
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Arcadia Valley High School art instructor, Rebecca Turner, accepts the 9-10 Award of Excellence on behalf of Katelyn Young. K-12 Art Show, May 2017
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Alexa Holder of Arcadia Valley High School received the 11-12 Award of Excellence. Her teacher is Rebecca Turner. K-12 Art Show, May 2017
STLWS Bassoon Solo
The audience at the Saint Louis Wind Symphony concert was treated to a bassoon solo. April 2017.
Vocal Edge
Vocal Edge entertained a crowd at Mineral Area College in the spring. March 2017.
Art Blooms
50 students were chosen to have artwork displayed on the lightpoles in downtown Farmington throughout 2017. Photo by Craig Vaughn, Farmington Press.
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Board President Kurt Bauche and Executive Director Danielle Basler visit with Representative Mike Henderson at Citizen’s Day at the Legislature sponsored by Missouri Citizens for the Arts. February 2017.
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Board President Kurt Bauche and Executive Director Danielle Basler visit with Representative Kevin Engler at Citizen’s Day at the Legislature sponsored by Missouri Citizens for the Arts. February 2017.
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Board President Kurt Bauche and Executive Director Danielle Basler visit with Representative Paul Fitzwater at Citizen’s Day at the Legislature sponsored by Missouri Citizens for the Arts. February 2017.
Kindersongs
Brian and Teri Kinder performed to a delighted K-2 audience at Arcadia Valley Elementary. December 2016.
Lets Hang On
We went back in time with “Let’s Hang On!”, America’s #1 Frankie Valli Tribute. November 2016.
Grupo Atlantico
Grupo Atlantico brought a Hispanic Heritage Month celebration of music and dance to MAC! October 2017.

2015-2016

2016 K-12 Art Show Best of Show 2D
Anna Cox of North County High School was awarded the 2-Dimensional Best of Show for her color drawing. She is pictured here with instructor Sarah Van Zee.
2016 K-12 Art Show Best of Show 3D
Alesia Ryan of Farmington Middle School was awarded 3-Dimensional Best of Show for her sculpture. She is pictured here with instructor, Kimberlee Kennedy.
2016 K-12 Art Show Grades 3-4 Award for Excellence
2016 K-12 Art Show Award for Excellence, Grades 3-4: Heidi Self, Arcadia Valley with instructor, Ellie Jones.
2016 K-12 Art Show Grades 5-6 Award for Excellence
2016 K-12 Art Show Award for Excellence, Grades 5-6: Clayton Queen, Valley R-6, with instructor Kat Grajek
2016 K-12 Art Show Grades 7-8 Award for Excellence
2016 K-12 Art Show Award for Excellence, Grades 7-8: Bismarck art instructor Bridget Anglin-Cooper accepts the award on behalf of Kayla Orth
2016 K-12 Art Show Grades 9-10 Award for Excellence
2016 K-12 Art Show Award for Excellence, Grades 9-10: Ste. Genevieve art instructor Jamie Bauman accepts the award on behalf of Kaitlyn Abt
2016 K-12 Art Show Grades 11-12 Award for Excellence
2016 K-12 Art Show Award for Excellence, Grades 11-12: Madison Reichert, Arcadia Valley, with instructor Rebecca Turner
2016 K-12 Art Show
1170 visitors joined us at Mineral Area College Field House to view over 1400 pieces of student artwork at the 2016 K-12 Art Show on Saturday, April 23.
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Board President Kurt Bauche introduces the Glenn Miller Orchestra and tells about the inaugural performance on the new grand piano at the Centene Center. February 2016.
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The World Famous Glenn MIller Orchestra dazzled the audience at the Farmington Centene Center. February 2016.
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Board President Kurt Bauche meets with Representative Paul Fitzwater at Missouri Citizens for the Arts Day at the Legislature. February 2016.
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Board President Kurt Bauche meets with Representative Kevin Engler at Missouri Citizens for the Arts Day at the Legislature. February 2016.
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Board President Kurt Bauche meets with Senator Gary Romine at Missouri Citizens for the Arts Day at the Legislature. February 2016.
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Board President Kurt Bauche meets with Representative Elaine Gannon at Missouri Citizens for the Arts Day at the Legislature. February 2016.
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Phillip Howerton, presenting on his poetry collection, “The History of Tree Roots,” at the Ozark Regional Library in Fredericktown. February 2016.
Scarf 2015 Group
What a lovely group of ladies and scarves! Peggy Ropelle offered an evening of felting training with a beautiful result. November 2015.
Painting Party
Three generations of artists! Fun was had by all at our Fall Painting Party, led by Kenzie Wolk of Uncorked Artists. October 2015.
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Master Storyteller Annette Harrison presents a story on bullying at West County elementary. October 2015.
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Master Storyteller Annette Harrison dazzles the audience with her telling of the 1904 World’s Fair: A Child’s Eye View. October 2015.
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Mineral Area College Library was a great venue to host a storytelling presentation. October 2015.
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A wonderful crowd for our 1904 World’s Fair storyteller. October 2015.
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The audience got involved with the storytelling presentation! October 2015.
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Karin Bliznik works with a Mineral Area College student trumpeter. October 2015.
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Symphony musicians offer advice to local student musicians during a Q&A session. October 2015.
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Adam Maness works with a high school jazz combo at part of the Symphony in your College program. October 2015.
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Pianist Emily Parker accompanied Mineral Area College Director of Choirs, Harry Cecil, baritone, at our first performance of the 2015-2016 season. September 2015.
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Making a group chalk mural at the Park Hills Movie in the Park. Summer 2015.
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Color Drawings at the K-12 Student Art Show. April 2015.
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The Annual K-12 Student Art Show
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The Flying Pans Steel Drummers worked with local students in an afternoon clinic before the concert. March 2015.
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Getting hands-on at the Taiko drumming workshop. February 2015.