I got an email from Dean Kjerland at ArtOnWater Gallery that of the 58 artists selected to exhibit at the 2011 Joint Mathematics Meetings convention in New Orleans in January, three are from Northfield: Barry Cipra, Sharol Nau, and Trygve Wastvedt.
And at the same meeting, according to an email from Barry:
Paul Zorn, from the math department at St. Olaf, will be taking over as president of the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) at the conclusion of the meeting in New Orleans. This is really a big deal. The MAA is one of the premier professional mathematics organizations in the world. Paul’s been active in it for decades.
Update 12/3: Barry Cipra emailed me some photos from the St. Olaf "Celebration of Mind" art exhibit in October: