Current Exhibit

"The Bare Platters Gathering"
    Ceramic Works by Shelly Sayler

June 8 through June 25 will feature new ceramic works by Shelly Sayler.  The member gallery will show paintings by Mary Adams and the photography of Eileen Zahakos.  An artist reception will be held on June 8th, 5-7 p.m. at the gallery.


Fifty percent of the profits through sales during The Bare Platters Gathering will benefit the Adopt-A-Block program through The Dream Center.  BAGA will be accepting boxes of cereal, crackers and other items as a donation to the program.  

For more information on the current exhibits please click here.

Next Up....

Exploring the West by Bro Halff
His watercolors depict, with radiant colors and bold composition, rural, urban, and small-town America.  A number of his works have won awards at juried exhibits, and have been shown throughout the country, at over 230 exhibits since 1985.


Two books of his poetry, prose sketches, and watercolors, North Dakota Days and North Dakota Travels, were published in 2020. Two forthcoming works,
featuring watercolors of San Diego, will be published in 2021. 

BAGA hours   

Tuesday through Friday 10am-5pm


2nd Annual Summer Soiree

Join us July 15th for an evening at Site360 on the rooftop of First Western Bank.   You'll enjoy a beautiful view of Bismarck, music by the Scott Prebys Quartet, hors d'ouerves from Lady J's, door prizes and a fun & very live auction!  Tickets are $65 per person and available by calling the BAGA office...limited seating, so please call early to avoid being disappointed.

Basic Drawing for the Beginners

There is still room in the next class with Nicole Gagner.  Get a good grasp on the basics of pencil drawing.  This class covers the basics of line, proportion, shading and differences in drawing from a photo or real life.  Class will be held July 8th from 1-4 p.m.  $40 class fee includes your supplies.  Call 223-5986 to register!

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Now in the Gallery Store!  

If you love beautiful wood - David Ely has a new cedar leaf dish you'll want to see.

Make the birds in your yard happy with a lovely teacup full of birdseed...nicely priced for gift-giving.  We also carry Jules Loft bird feeders.

For Event Tickets, Member  information, and to DONATE NOW please click here



The Bismarck Art & Galleries Association works consistently to stimulate the study and presentation of the visual arts, to encourage and expand participation and appreciation by all persons, and to preserve our regional cultural heritage.

Hours of Operation

Tuesday - Friday 10AM - 5PM

Saturday  1-3PM

Closed  Sunday & Monday


Are you interested in becoming a member of the Bismarck Art & Galleries Association? If so, visit our Membership page to learn more about what membership has to offer.