April 2017: Lindsy Halleckson has been awarded an expedition residency from The Arctic Circle, taking place in fall of 2018.
February 22, 2017: Encaustic Arts June 2017 magazine features Ahavani Mullen's work as one of their featured artists.
February 21, 2017: Lisa Pressman's artwork is featured in recently published book Encaustic Art in the Twenty-First Century by Anne Lee & E. Ashley Rooney (Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.)
February 18, 2017: Jeff Leonard's new work featured in an interview on Cheddar TV, New York City.
January 3, 2017: CityScene magazine interviewed Melinda Rosenberg, focusing on the inspiration and ideas for her art.
December 30, 2016: The Minneapolis Star Tribune credits Circa Gallery artists who "will quietly awe us once more" during this year's annual Winter Salon group show.
December 2016: A painting by Margaret Fitzgerald will be featured in the Big Idea exhibition at The Painting Center, NYC.
September 27, 2016: Melinda Rosenberg has been awarded one of only two 2017 artist residencies in Dresden, Germany on behalf of the Greater Columbus Arts Council's Artist Exchange Program.
September 1, 2016: Margaret Fitzgerald has been invited to participate in the Brooklyn-based Dose Project, an organization that pairs contemporary artists with charitable causes.
August 24, 2016: Midwest Home Magazine's blog brought the CIRCA + NEU exhibition to its readers' attention.
August 2016: Lindsy Halleckson's work was selected for inclusions in Fresh Paint Magazine's International Issue 14: August 2016.
June 25, 2016: Lisa Grossman was featured in American Art Review magazine "Painter of the Flint Hills" and the Summer 2016 edition of Lawrence Magazine.
May 19, 2016: Lindsy Halleckson's exhibition "Parsing Silence: Meditations on Solitude" will open at the Larson Gallery at the University of Minnesota's St. Paul Student Center.
May 1, 2016: JANICE MASON STEEVES | LIGHTWORKS is highlighted in City Pages, with its "... nod to the Northern Lights, the quality on midnight, endless summers, and cold ocean water." - Camile LeFevre.
April 28, 2016: LIGHTWORKS, Janice Mason Steeves' "exquisite" exhibition garners a mention in the Star Tribune article, "Three Minneapolis Gallery Shows Celebrate Earth and Its Troubled Beauty."
February 9, 2016: Juan Alonso was appointed by Seattle City Council as Seattle Arts Commissioner and as of January 2016, Alonso is a member of the Public Art Advisory Committee for City of Seattle.
January 30, 2016: CIRCA Gallery's neighborhood, North Loop Minneapolis makes Fodor's Top 25 World Destinations.
January 24, 2016: Melinda Rosenberg "Pair of X's" was selected by Greater Columbus Arts Council board of trustees from the Community Arts Partnership Exhibition to be an award to a local company in support of the arts.
January 2, 2016: The Star Tribune's Mary Abbe features ANN LEDY | ELLEN RICHMAN exhibition in the Variety section.
November 12, 2015: Huffington Post Arts & Culture interviews Lisa Pressman about her new work in her latest show 'Passing Through'.
September 24, 2015: The Star Tribune highlights JEFF LEONARD | PAUL RINALDI exhibition in the Stage+Arts section.
September 4, 2015: CIRCA's community-mindedness and 25th Anniversary are profiled in the Star Tribune.
August 8, 2015: Paul Rinaldi's encaustic works are pictured in ProWax Journal - August to October 2015: Issue 10.
July 16, 2015: James Holmberg's paintings are featured in the #bemispainters, 1982-2015 exhibition at the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts in Omaha, NE.
June 25, 2015: The Star Tribune says, "Its Unseasonably Hot at Four Minneapolis Galleries," including CIRCA Gallery.
June 23, 2015: Minnesota Monthly magazine talks with Ellen Richman in "5 Questions With Abstract Artist Ellen Richman."
June 5, 2015: The Star Tribune showcases the CIRCA + Omforme exhibition in the Stage+Arts weekend calendar.
June 1, 2015: The Star Tribune's "Christie's brings buzz to Minneapolis College of Art and Design Auction" article also highlights the Twin Cities commercial art gallery scene including CIRCA Gallery
April 17, 2015: The Star Tribune's Mary Abbe spotlights Lisa Grossman's RIVER MILES show in the stage+arts section.
March 20, 2015: Minnesota Monthly magazine cited WINTER SALON in online editorial for readers.
March 19,2015: WINTER SALON II and the show's featured artists are recognized by The Star Tribune's Mary Abbe.
January 8, 2015: L'etoile magazine's blog, What's What, highlighted WINTER SALON I.
January 7, 2015: WINTER SALON I was featured in City Pages' Art/Gallery preview.
January 2015: CIRCA Gallery is celebrating 25 years in 2015! We are honored to continue exhibiting work by a diverse group of talented contemporary artists and we thank our clients, collectors, Twin Cities community and friends as we embark on the next 25 years!
October 2, 2014: CARMEN VETTER's exhibit FOLDING | FAULTING is featured in L'etoile magazine's blog What's What.
October 2014: Kenneth Steinbach received the 2014 Arlin G. Meyer Prize in Visual Arts from the National Network Board of the Lilly Fellows Program in the Humanities and the Arts. The biennial prize is awarded to a full-time faculty member and based solely on one body of work; this work, Under The Rose, was included in Steinbach's 2013 CIRCA exhibition.
October 2014: Lisa Grossman's paintings have been chosen out of nearly 1000 submissions and is now featured in New American Paintings | 114; it is the third time the painter has received this honor.
June 16, 2014: Barbara Kreft's painting, "Lily Pad" has been acquired and added to the permanent collection at Macalester College, in St. Paul, MN.
May 13, 2014: Shawna Moore will be featured in the Spring issue of Encaustic Arts Magazine.
May 7, 2014: A painting by Matthew Bergen has been selected for inclusion in the Minnesota Museum of American Art 2014 Biennial.
May 1, 2014: FORAGE + CIRCA "…is a smart, stylish display that may just inspire a rethinking of your walls, your decor, your life." - Star Tribune's Mary Abbe. Read the entire review here.
April 19,2014: FORAGE + CIRCA is featured in L'etoile magazine's staff-recommended, What's What.
March 8 and 27, 2014: CONFISCAPE exhibition featuring Matthew Bergen, Jacob Lunderby and Barry Maxwell is profiled and recommended in L'etoile blog feature, What's What and reviewed in the Minneapolis Star Tribune.
Dec 7, 2013: The encaustic work of Paul Rinaldi is featured in the encaustic arts Winter 2013 issue of the magazine.
Dec 3, 2013: Barbara Kreft's paintings are selected for inclusion in From Beyond The Window, a group exhibition at the Katherine E. Nash Gallery, University Of Minnesota. Exhibit dates: February 25 - March 29, 2014.
Nov 6, 2013: STATE OF FLUX: Ellen Richman + Stephen Taucher exhibition garners a City Pages Art/Gallery A List preview.
Sept 30, 2013: Kenneth Steinbach's solo show is reviewed in the Minneapolis City Pages Arts Blog.
Sept 12, 2013: Thomas Prinz is awarded Solo Exhibit Winner of the Los Angeles Center for Digital Art's (LACDA) international juried competition.
Aug 30, 2013: Paul Rinaldi's encaustic work, Winter Light, is selected for inclusion in the internationally juried exhibition-in-print, Encaustic Works: A Curated Exhibit in Print.