Creativity Abounds

This unique little gallery, located in a beautiful historical building in downtown Grand Island, Nebraska, is truly a jewel. The gallery offers high quality paintings, sculptures, photography, pottery, glassware, jewelry, and a myriad of unique, one-of-a-kind originals.

There are many opportunities to get involved with the arts at Prairie Winds Art Center.  Monthly featured artists and reception, national juried exhibits and art workshops and classes are just a few of the happenings at Prairie Winds.  Find a schedule of upcoming events  here.

Prairie Winds Art Center is a cooperative group of Midwest artists dedicated to providing a quality gallery of visual arts in central Nebraska. Over 30 artists create original works in a wide variety of media in two and three dimensional art.

Prairie Winds Art Center

Grand Island, Nebraska    308-381-4001

Prairie Winds Art Center

112 West 3rd St.

Grand Island, Ne 68801

Open Monday-Saturday

10:00 am to 5:30 pm


Current Exhibit

July 1-31, 2014

Gib Neal, Rethinking the West
Artist's Reception
July 11th from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m

Prairie Winds is proud to present a one man show by famed painter and mixed media artist Gib Neal. Gib says,” Landscape painting defines the state of our concept of nature. This body of work, big and small, attempts a shift in a contemporary direction using light, space and perspective to faithfully paint the unique beauty of the west”. Artist reception is Friday July 11th from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.


Upcoming Exhibit and Artist Reception.

Special K

Five talented artists unite for this “Special “ show full of energy and excitement. The ”K” artists include Karen Krull Robart, fabric artist, Karen Neppl, oil, watercolor and mosaic artist, Kay Grimminger, jewelry, fabric and wearable art creator, Kathy Stewart Salchow, mixed media artist and Karen Kohtz, Raku potter.

Join us on Friday, August 1 for the artist reception from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.


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Birthday Parties
Have your next birthday party at Prairie Winds Art Center You provide the treats and prizes and we'll provide the art supplies and fun. Hosted by one of our experienced artists and teachers.

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