55th Midwestern Invitational
June 18 - August 31
An exhibition by 85+ artists based on the theme of Lost & Found. This annual show commemorates the founding of the Rourke Art Gallery on June 18, 1960.
OBJECTS Found and Claimed
Richard Borge and John Borge
May 16 - August 24
An exhibit of works by illustrator Rich Borge and photographer John Borge. These brothers share a fascination with found objects that become subject matter in the creation of a new work.
ART FOR SACRED SPACES
Works From the Permanent Collection
June 6 - December 7
An exhibition of Permanent Collection art used in religious ceremonies or for worship. Similar ritual items may be seen in the different religious as well as unique worship items to the culture
IMPRESSIONS II: Woodcuts and Wood Engravings From the Permanent Collection
An exhibition of woodcuts and wood engravings from our Permanent Collection, ranging from 18th Century Japanese woodcuts to modern masters.
TRANSFORMATIONS: The Art of the Mask
A selection of masks from our Permanent Collection feature the cultural and artistic heritage of Africa, Latin America and Indonesia.
Moorhead Public Schools
The Rourke was pleased to host second graders from the Moorhead Public Schools throughout March of 2014. The students were asked to do a creative writing project based on their favorite work of art. Two essays were chosen from each class to be posted online and the winners also received a certificate of achievement and a special print! Click here to read the winning essays.
Upcoming Events and Exhibitions
June 26 - September 4
Rockin' the Rourke
Summer courtyard concert series
September 12 - October 12
Living with the things we know
[the chairs are not for sitting]
October 17 - December 31
Photographs from the Bakken Oil Fields