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Blanden Closed Saturday April 5, 2014

Blanden Art Museum closing early today, Friday April 4th at 4:00 p.m.Closed Saturday, April 5th all  day.  Will open Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. See More
Apr 4
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New Exhibition: Hans Madsen: Photography at Blanden Memorial Art Museum

April 8, 2014 at 11am to August 2, 2014 at 5pm
Hans Madsen: Photography opening Saturday, February 1, 2014 and running through Saturday, August 2, 2014.An opening reception will be held at the Blanden Memorial Art Museum on Saturday, February 8th at 3 pm featuring a talk by photographer Hans Madsen. Refreshments available. Free and open to the public.See More
Apr 4
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"Blanden Closed Saturday, April 5th. Will open Tuesday, April 8th at 1:00 p.m."
Apr 4
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Jun 18, 2013
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New Exhibition: "Twentieth Century American Art" at Blanden Memorial Art Museum

June 5, 2013 at 11am to January 15, 2014 at 5pm
"Twentieth Century American Photography"June 5, 2013 - January 15, 2014The "Twentieth Century American Photography" exhibition opens at the Blanden Art Museum on Saturday, June 15, 2013, remaining on view until January 15, 2014. The eighty-four photographs were selected from the museum's permanent collection, reflecting American people and landscapes from 1893 to 1987. Portfolios by Edward Steichen and Alfred Stieglitz, Chicago images by Kenneth Heilbron, California images taken in the 1970s,…See More
Jun 5, 2013
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"Don't forget to sign up for Kid's Art Camp classes at the Blanden during the months of June and July!"
Jun 5, 2013
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New Exhibition: "Sonja Johnson: Impulse and Remembrance" at Blanden Art Museum

February 9, 2013 at 11am to May 25, 2013 at 5pm
"Sonja Johnson: Impulse and Remembrance" will open in the East Gallery of the Blanden on February 9, 2013, and close on Saturday, May 25, 2013. An exhibition catalog is available for purchase at the Blanden.See More
May 24, 2013
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May 24, 2013
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Learning Opportunity for Children: Tie-Dye with Roger Feldhans at Blanden Memorial Art Museum

June 22, 2013 from 10am to 2pm
Tie-Dye with Roger FeldhansTwo Sessions - Saturday, June 22Instructor: Roger FeldhansFor students ages 8 & olderSaturday, June 22 - First session 10 AM - Noon; Second session 2 - 4 PMFee: Museum Members $10; Non-Members $12 Nobody enjoys working with kids and their art more than Roger Feldhans. This summer he will teach two sessions in the art of dyeing fabrics, an art form he has practiced and perfected over years of experience.  Inventive and creative are two terms that describe Roger…See More
May 22, 2013
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May 14, 2013
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May 14, 2013
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"Don't forget to sign up for the Four-Day Adult Workshop with Tony Crowley starting on May 14th through May 17th! Sign up at the Blanden!"
May 1, 2013
Blanden Memorial Art Museum posted an event

New Exhibition: "Twentieth Century American Art" at Blanden Memorial Art Museum

June 15, 2013 at 11am to January 15, 2014 at 5pm
"Twentieth Century American Photography"June 5, 2013 - January 15, 2014The "Twentieth Century American Photography" exhibition opens at the Blanden Art Museum on Saturday, June 15, 2013, remaining on view until January 15, 2014. The eighty-four photographs were selected from the museum's permanent collection, reflecting American people and landscapes from 1893 to 1987. Portfolios by Edward Steichen and Alfred Stieglitz, Chicago images by Kenneth Heilbron, California images taken in the 1970s,…See More
Apr 25, 2013
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New Exhibit & Artist Talk: Daniel Johnson: Digital Prints & Painting at Blanden Memorial Art Museum

August 17, 2013 from 3pm to 5pm
Daniel Johnson: Digital Prints & Paintings Exhibit - Opening Reception Saturday, August 17th from 3 P.M. to 5 P.M. Artist Talk at 3:30 P.M., with limited seating. Free and open to the public.See More
Apr 9, 2013

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The Blanden Memorial Art Museum was built in 1932 as the first permanent art facility in Iowa. Former Mayor of Fort Dodge, (1887-1889) Charles Granger Blanden, generously funded he construction of the museum in memory of his wife Elizabeth Mills Blanden.
The neoclassical building, which is on the national Register of Historic Places, is located in the interesting Oak Hill Historic District of Fort Dodge, housing a superb permanent collection and offering diverse traveling exhibitions, speaker programs, musical performances and extensive children and adult workshops.
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Blanden Closed Saturday April 5, 2014

Posted on April 4, 2014 at 2:20pm 0 Comments

Blanden Art Museum closing early today, Friday April 4th at 4:00 p.m.

Closed Saturday, April 5th all  day.  Will open Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. 

Blanden Art Classes

Posted on December 6, 2012 at 4:39pm 0 Comments

Spots are still available for the Blanden's art classes on December 8th & 15th for 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders. Sign up at the Blanden!

Blanden Closed October 27, 2012

Posted on October 13, 2012 at 4:05pm 0 Comments

The Blanden Memorial Art Museum will be closed to the public October 27, 2012. Sorry for the inconvenience. 

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At 1:44pm on November 18, 2010, Bill Grady said…
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