January 2, 2020 – April 30, 2020 all-day
Carondelet Center
1890 Randolph Ave
St Paul, MN 55105

memory by Bob Schmitt

Minnesota brush painter Bob Schmitt presents seven previous unexhibited graphic prints alluding to experiences in one’s own inner life:

  • ordinary radiance
  • memory
  • reckless abandon
  • grace
  • wonder
  • rapture
  • faith

Accompanying these images are seven separate pieces expressing each allusion in Chinese calligraphy.

Discover experience that often exists in places beyond words.



Conversations with artist Bob Schmitt:


grace by Bob Schmitt

Opening and Conversation with the Artist
Tuesday, January 28, 6:30 – 8:00 pm


Artist Reflection: “Allusions or illusions?”
Tuesday, February 25, 6:30 – 8:00 pm




Bob Schmitt is a Quaker and a student and teacher of Chinese calligraphy and painting who lives and paints a stone’s throw from Minnehaha Falls. He began brush painting as a 12-year-old watching public television and has studied weekly with a Chinese painting master for over 20 years.




Building Hours

As of March 17, the Carondelet Center is closed due to social distancing measures related to COVID-19. 

Please continue to check the Wisdom Ways website for updates related to the building re-opening.

You are also welcome to call the Wisdom Ways office at 651-696-2788 or email info@wisdomwayscenter.org for further information.