Calling all artists! Showcase your work at Primavera, a quality, juried art show running April 21-23, 2017. All mediums welcome! Deadline for submissions is March 3rd.  Click here to apply. 

This year Primavera artists will also have opportunity to sell artwork in a “Pop-Up-Shop”. The Plymouth Arts Council will select interested artists to ensure a variety. Hurry space is limited!

Upcoming Events

Date & Time Event Location
Friday, March 3
4 pm
Artist Entry Deadline Send to: Plymouth Arts Council – Primavera Entry, 3400 Plymouth Boulevard Plymouth, MN 55447
Friday, March 10 Artist Notification By provided phone or email address

Wednesday, April 19
11 am – 7 pm

Art delivered to Plymouth Creek Center. No art will be accepted after April 19th, 2017. Plymouth Creek Center
Thursday, April 20
7:30 pm – 9 pm
“Friends of the Arts” Preview Plymouth Creek Center
Friday, April 21
5 pm – 8:30 pm
Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony Plymouth Creek Center
Saturday, April 22
11 am – 7 pm
Exhibit Open Plymouth Creek Center
Sunday, April 23
11 am – 7 pm
Exhibit Open & Literary Night Plymouth Creek Center
Monday, April 24
11 am – 7 pm
Artwork Pick-up Plymouth Creek Center







Erik Jon Olson – “Good Morning Landfill”

Erik Jon Olson – “Good Morning Landfill”

Adult Awards of Excellence:

Patty Carmody Smith – “Summer of Love”

Erik Jon Olson – “Good Morning Landfill”

Linda Campbell – “Gingko Leaves Fall”

Jason Stevensen – “She Rides at Sunset”

Cheryl Krause – “Subterrane 2”

Best of ShowTad Thorstenson – “Tatemae – Honne Textural Study #2” 


Student Awards of Excellence:

Kelly Greeninger – Two sets of Wheel-thrown Stoneware Bowls – Wayzata

Kira Dranchak – “Jazz Hands” – Wayzata

Allison Engeriser – “Vanity” – Wayzata

Robi Nelson – “Your Own Path” – Robbinsdale Armstrong

A.J. Adducci – “The Campanile” – Providence Academy

Megan Healy – “Lucy” – Providence Academy   


May Ling Kopecky – “View from New Jersey”

May Ling Kopecky – “View from New Jersey”

Primavera Award (Plymouth Resident)

May Ling Kopecky – “View from New Jersey” 


Myrna Kaner Award

Mariah Schmidt – “Laundry” 


People’s Choice Award – Adult

Jim Geisinger – “Grader” 


People’s Choice Award – Student

Allison Engeriser – “Vanity” 



Continuing a popular addition to Primavera has been a banner competition with winning banners used on Plymouth Boulevard street poles throughout the year.  Winners selected by PAC members this year are:

 Adult Banner Winner – Ist and 2nd place – Amity Carlson

Student Banner Winners –

1st place – Kate Clark – Providence Academy

2nd Place – Robi Nelson – Robbinsdale Armstrong

3rd Place – Sequoia Bonner – Robbinsdale Armstrong