Nielsen opens solo exhibit at Prairie Fusion

Nielsen opens solo exhibit at Prairie FusionFrom now until Dec. 14, local artist John Nielsen has an open invitation to come and explore “Familiar Places”, his solo exhibition hanging in the Main Gallery of Prairie Fusion Arts and Entertainment in the Glesby Building Familiar Places features 50 watercolour paintings of places that are in or near Portage la Prairie, says the…

PDAC opens large Student and Member Show

PDAC opens large Student and Member ShowThe Portage Citizen: The Student and Member Show, one of the largest and most diverse exhibit officially opened Dec. 6 at the Portage & District Arts Centre (PDAC). PDAC students and members — 32 artists showing 58 pieces — “are excited to be displaying their latest artworks in both the Main Gallery and the Boardroom Gallery.…

Camera Club show celebrates 30 years

Camera Club show celebrates 30 yearsLast week! The Portage Camera Club’s exhibition, Celebrating 30 Years, is on display to October 13. This exhibit shows recent works by current members - Debbie Reichelt, Dennis Wiens, Don Robertson, Ed Brecknell, Jean Orton, John Nielsen, Linda Sigurdson, Linda Szumilak, Roger Binne, Siggi Sauereisen, and Ted Eisener

Nielsen to create live at PDAC

Nielsen to create live at PDACThe Portage Citizen — Photographer, author and multimedia artist John Nielsen will be a temporary PDAC artist in residence this Thursday. The talented Nielsen will be working on his latest piece live in the main gallery July 19, between 1-8 p.m. In 2015 Nielsen published a photo book of 90 historically important Portage la Prairie…