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Community Charity Ornaments

The artists of SEMVA have created special Christmas Ornaments. Visit the SEMVA Art Gallery at 320 S. Broadway in Rochester, Minnesota. At the front of the gallery, you will find a Christmas tree with many ornaments. Our artists donated these unique handmade ornaments so all the proceeds can go to support the Ronald McDonald [...]

SEMVA Recognized for Leadership in the Arts at Rochester Ardee Awards

SEMVA Art Gallery was nominated for an Ardee Award in the category Leadership in the Arts. The Greater Rochester Arts & Cultural Trusts’s annual event recognizes and celebrates organizations, businesses, individuals, and events that improve the Rochester Minnesota cultural scene. SEMVA Art Gallery was a runner-up in their category. Representing SEMVA Art Gallery at the [...]

Rochester Post-Bulletin reviews SEMVA Art & Hors d’Ouvres

The annual Art & Hors d’Ouvres was a great event by any measure. Hundreds of people showed up to welcome SEMVA Art Gallery back as a shopping destination. At some points there was a 20 minute wait to even get in the door. Rochester Post-Bulletin had a nice article: Our View: SEMVA finds way to [...]

Tom Johnson wins award for painting!

Tom Johnson, signature member of the Minnesota Watercolor Society and SEMVA artist, won an award of First Honor for his painting “Connected!” at the Minnesota Watercolor Society Fall Exhibition “Luminous Light” 2017, which is now running at the Hopkins Center for the Arts, Hopkins, Minnesota through October 28, 2017. Come see Tom’s art at SEMVA [...]

Gary Koenig featured in Rochester Post Bulletin article

Gary Koening, a new artist showing at SEMVA Art Gallery, was featured in an article in the Rochester Post Bulletin, “Seen and Heard: Imagining something that isn’t there, but should be.” See Gary’s work on display now at SEMVA Art Gallery.