The Performing and Visual Arts at St. Olaf

Music. Theater. Dance. the Visual Arts. From the world renowned St. Olaf Christmas Festival to exhibits by visiting and campus artists to innovative theater productions and dance performances, St. Olaf offers a vibrant arts showcase, providing outstanding cultural offerings throughout the academic year. Whether appreciated live or via web streaming, there is a wealth of talent and creativity to enjoy.

What’s New

Alumna’s 9/11 prints now part of Flaten Art Museum collection

Sixteen years ago, St. Olaf College alumna Brenda Berkman '73 was among the New York City firefighters who rushed to the World Trade Center in the wake of the 9/11 at ...

 

Flaten Art Museum selected for preservation program

St. Olaf College's Flaten Art Museum is one of 75 institutions from across the country selected to participate in the inaugural year of the Collections Assessment fo ...

 

Griep to deliver spring Mellby Lecture

St. Olaf College Professor of Art and Associate Dean of Fine Arts Mary Griep will deliver the spring Mellby Lecture, titled Descent Into Detail, on April 11. The l ...

 

Flaten Museum hosts first Minnesota screening of new documentary

St. Olaf College’s Flaten Art Museum will host the first Minnesota screening of the new experimental documentary film Ordinal (SW/NE) this Thursday, April 6, at ...

 

Fifth Year Emerging Artists will display work at Minneapolis gallery

The St. Olaf College Fifth Year Emerging Artists will hold an exhibition at the Public Functionary Art Gallery from March 31 to April 8. The artists —  Jon Tib ...

 

The art of Martin Luther King Jr.’s message

St. Olaf College Visiting Assistant Professor of Art Michon Weeks usually spends Martin Luther King Jr. Day listening to sermons and speeches by the renowned civil ri ...