We canít thank you enough. Your donation, however big or small, makes it possible for us to continue to enrich the community through art and wellness regardless of who you are or where you came from. As a 501(c)(3) non-profit, your donation is tax deductible.

Our Generous Donors

These people keep the doors open so we can continue to connect with our communities and our communities can cannot with us.†

Individuals | Families


Jim & Trisch Beilke

Sylvia Elfering

Gus & Beck Lingl

Robert & Renae Saunders

Brent & Julie Wertish

Lyle & Pam Lundstrum

Michael Sheehan

Annmarie & Lee Wurm

John & Judy Jacobs

Rick Bonlender & Mary Ahern

Pat & Laura Posl

Gene Wenstrom

Paul & Patti Heyl

CMSGT Abel Jr. & CW4(R) Mara Ochoa

Bob & Joan Bernstrom

Randy Vogt

Mark & Rosemary Glesener

Lynn & Chris Picquet

Mike & Leah Tersteeg

Stan & Jan Prokosch

Florence & Lowell Lauer

Carol Setzepfandt

Vern & Helen Prokosch

In Honor Of


Jim & Marlys Tersteeg

Robert & Mary Ryan

Maxine & Sy Jacobs

Theresa & William Glesener

Businesses | Foundations


Bird Island EDA

Saunders, Mertens, Schmitz, PA.

Rural Computer Consultants, Inc.

Frandsen Bank of Bird Island

George Paur Agency

S.J. Jacobs & Sons

BIO Legacy Endowment Fund

Our Savior’s Luthern Church Endowment Fund

Bird Island Lions

MN Historical Society

Southwest Minnesota Arts Council


Michele Steffen Exhibition - January 2022

Paint | "Portraits, Figures and Fairy Tales"

Heather MacKenzie Exhibition - March 2022

Textile | "Textile in Code"

Tales from the Tall Grass Prairie - March 19th, 2022

Spoken Word | Themed "Uncomfortable Differences" this showing is a fundraiser for the Tinnes-Baker House

J. Arthur Anderson Exhibition- April 2022

"Bearing Witness"

Mary Schroepfer Exhibition - May 2022

Paint | "The Love of Painting"

The Renville County Market in Bird Island - May through August 2022

Wednesday evenings 4-7pm | Join us for local vendors, food, live music, art and community! May 25th - August 31st, 2022

Doug Pederson Exhibition - June 2022

"Wood, Bone & Oil"

Pearl Ziegenhagen Exhibition - July 2022

Watercolor | "My World in Watercolor"

McKenna Lilja Exhibition - August 2022

Multi-media | "Courageous Creativity"

Dena Bickhardt - September 2022

"Embracing the Challenge of Blindness" Sculptural Exhibition

Kalher & Happel Exhibition - October 2022

"Shades of Superstition Mountain"

Bird Island's Old Fashioned Christmas Market - December 2nd, 2022

An old fashioned community Christmas gathering and market with all the charm of your favorite Hallmark movie.


640 Dogwood Avenue P.O. Box 434
Bird Island, MN 55310
(320) 365-1011

Gallery Hours

Monday - Friday: 10am - 5pm

Summer Hours (May 1st - Aug. 31st)

Monday - Friday: 10am - 5pm

Wednesday: 10am - 7pm; Saturday 1-4pm



This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board and The Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund.