Arts

The Art Show will feature local and regional artists of all genres, and include live music by Ben Weaver & Kyle Ollah. Displays will be available for viewing the duration of the evening.

New artists will be added so check back often.

Admission to the Atrium is free.

2019 Featured Artists

Duluth, MN

Traditional/old school style tattoo artist who often includes themes found in nature, Kyle James is currently performing his craft at Benchmark Tattoo & Gallery.

Props for creating our Watershed logo!

Duluth, MN

Owner of River Blend Studio and self taught water media artist, Tim Pearson's artistic vision is to explore the elements of nature and try to capture the relationship it has with humans.

St. Paul, MN

Musician and wordsmith with a passion for cycling, Ben Weaver's thoughtful music and print media are inspired by his love and advocacy for clean water.


Minneapolis, MN

Josh utilizes a background in printmaking, an affinity for street art and spray paint, and a love for the outdoors to create his one-of-a-kind media pieces.




Minneapolis, MN

Mike is an accomplished angler with an amazing ability to capture moments in a way that others do not see. He still uses 35mm film as a medium and maintains a darkroom in his community to help preserve the true art of photography.

Bob Wright

Superior, WI

Bob is a lapidary artist who unlocks the beauty and mystery behind rocks and minerals located on the north shore of Lake Superior.


Saginaw, MN

Tiffany is a trained artist and visual art educator, who's works create a narrative which explores the sacred connections between humans and their natural environment. Humans externally search for fulfillment, when all the while nature teaches us the very qualities we seek are already within us.

Apply for 2020 event

Film and Artist Application

Calling all local and regional artists and filmmakers with a passion for nature and the environment!

Now accepting applications for art and film submissions of all genres to be selected for the 2020 family-friendly event.

  • Depending on space, each artist will have the opportunity to display a few pieces in a gallery-style reception.
  • Films should draw inspiration from or celebrate our natural environment; both non-fiction and fiction projects are welcome. Top submissions will be screened at the 2020 WSAFF.

Date and location for the 2020 event are still TBD.

Feel free to contact us with any questions about the application or participating in the event.