Encore Performing Arts Center
Art Gallery

Art Gallery

Gallery is open during the run of each show when theater office is open.

The Encore! Gallery is open to artists of all ages and genre. Each artist is allowed two pieces into each show. All profits from sales go back to the artist. For more information about our gallery and submission dates please contact Art Curator Kris Nelson at 218-348-7619 or visit back to this site for updates.

Gallery Mission is to “Creatively weave the art work in the gallery with the theme of the current production in the theater.”

Encore Performing Arts Center
Calling all artists to submit original art for the next show at the Encore! Performing Arts Center and Gallery. Located in Cloquet, MN at 2035 Hwy 33 South. “Hilda’s Yard”, a comedy by Norm Foster, is our next production. This play takes place during one day in the 1950’s. Sam and Hilda Fluck are recent empty nesters and can now start to live their OWN lives. They buy their first television set and then both their daughter and son move back in!
*IDEAS: popular T.V. shows and stars of the 1950’s, daily life, events or fashion of that decade, backyard scenes, etc.
Your task is to creatively weave the theme of the play into the theme of your art. (Any new work will also be accepted.)
• Submit up to three original pieces, ready to hang. No prints.
• Label(on back) all art with your name, medium and price. All sales go to the artist unless you choose to donate part of your proceeds to the gallery.
• Deliver art on or before Wednesday, September 4, 2019
.Normal hours are 9-5. Call Joel at (218) 451-0715 to insure that the theater is open. Art might not be accepted after this date!
• The art opening will be Thursday, September 26, 2019 6-7pm In appreciation for displaying your art, you are invited to attend the final dress rehearsal for free which follows the opening. Please bring a treat to share! No tickets necessary.
• Pick up your art on or after October 21, 2019.
• Possible Gallery Hop on September 5th, 2019. Creatively yours, Kris Nelson (218) 348-7619 – Encore Gallery Art Curator Joel Soukkala (218) 451-0715 – General Manager