Andrew Nordin | CV
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Threshold (solo) Gallery Saint Germain, St. Cloud Minnesota

Threshold (solo) Macrostie Art Center, Grand Rapids Minnesota


Disco Kisses and other stories about Abstraction(solo) Great River Arts, Little Falls Minnesota

Abstraction for the Home Two person Exhibit, St. Ambrose University, Iowa (March)

Abstract (Juried Exhibit) Minnetonka Center for the Arts


Ouroboros Cycle (solo) Prairie Renaissance Cultural Alliance, Morris Minnesota

Art on the Plains XII Juried Exhibit, Plains Art Museum, Fargo North Dakota

Collaboratory with two collaborative groups at 71 France Gallery, Edina

Lucidus Ordo (two person) Silverwood Park, Three Rivers Park District , Mpls


Ouroboros (solo) Hutchinson Center for the Arts, Hutchinson MN

Circa Gallery 25th Anniversary Juried Exhibit Circa Gallery, Minneapolis Minnesota

Rosalux Gallery Juried Exhibit Rosalux Gallery, Minneapolis Minnesota

Abstraction in Action (juried exhibit) Minnetonka Center for the Arts

POP>5000 (juried exhibit) Morrison Gallery, U of M Morris (Rural Arts and Culture Summit)

The Traveling Museum Presents: Field Journal by Rural Aesthetic Initiative, RAC Summit, Morris, MN


Inventory (2 person) Law Warshaw Gallery, Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center, Macalester College MN

Signal/Noise (solo) Normandale Community College Gallery, Bloomington MN

Rural America Contemporary Art (RACA): Making Nowhere into Somewhere: Cynthia Binger Boynton Gallery, McKnight Foundation, Minneapolis, MN


Rural Aesthetic Initiative: Holus Bolus Edward J and Helen Jane Morrison Gallery, U of MN, Morris MN

Rural Aesthetic Initiative: New Works SMAC Gallery  (Southwest Minnesota Arts Council), Marshall MN

Rural Aesthetic Initiative: Plots Riverland Community College, Austin MN

6th Annual North of the 45th Parallel Juried Exhibit, DeVos Art Museum:, Northern Michigan U, Marquette, MI

RACA: Members Exhibit 2nd Biennial Rural Arts and Culture Summit, U of MN Morris, MN


Rural Aesthetic Initiative: Long Ago and Tomorrow TuckUnder Projects, Minneapolls, MN

Rural Aesthetic Initiative: Inheritance of Location Traveling Public Art Multi-Media Installation- multiple locations


RACA: Rural America Contemporary Artists St. Peter Art Center, St. Peter MN.

Ridgewater College 50th Anniversary Alumni Exhibit , Willmar and Hutchinson, MN


Selected Awards and Experience

Minnesota State Arts Board Artists Initiative Grant 2017

Juror, Rural Arts and Culture Summit (Springboard for the Arts/University of Minnesota Morris) Exhibit: Range, 2017

Juror,  Locavore, a Southeastern MN Juried Exhibition, Rochester Art Center, 2017

Americans for the Arts Public Art Network Year in Review 2015

SMAC/McKnight Individual Artist Career Grant – 2015

Panelist, Art in the Hinterlands, Rural Arts and Culture Summit, Morris Mn 2015

McKnight Mid-Career Professional Development Grant Recipient, 2014

SMAC/Legacy funds Artists Grant (Rural Aesthetic Initiative), 2013

Panelist, Gallery Professional Roundtable: Rural Arts and Culture Summit, Morris MN June 2013

Panelist, MAEP Gallery, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, (2012-13 seat)

Panel Member “Minnesota Made”, Walker Art Center, April 9th 2011

Juror, Central Lakes College Student Exhibit, Brainerd, MN 2011

Juror, Annual Juried Student Exhibit, University of Minnesota Morris, March 2010

Forecast Public Art/SMAC research and development public art grant, 2010

SMAC/Legacy funds Artists Grant (Rural Aesthetic Initiative), 2010

SMAC/McKnight Individual Artist Career Grant – 2007


Teaching Experience

2008-present Art Instructor and Gallery Director, Ridgewater College, Hutchinson and Willmar

2016-19, 2011 Fixed Term Professor, UMN Morris, Painting and Design

2007-15 Adjunct Art Instructor, SCSU

2013 Fixed Term Lecturer, College of Saint Benedict, St. Joseph, Painting

2008-2009 Fixed Term Professor, SCSU – drawing and digital foundations



MFA Pictorial Emphasis – San José State University

BFA Painting – Graphic Design – St. Cloud State University


Professional Gallery / Museum Experience

2013 – Present Co-Founder/Curator, The Traveling Museum, A mobile lab for contemporary art and ideas.

2007-12 Co‑Founder/Director, ARThouse; A residential exhibition space specializing in contemporary art & ideas.

2008-present Gallery Director, Fine Art Galleries- Ridgewater College, Willmar and Hutchinson Minnesota

2000-2005 Head Preparator, Exhibit Designer -Haggerty Museum of Art, Milwaukee, Wisconsin