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Art on a Stick

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Northeast Minneapolis Artists at the Minnesota State Fair It’s the end of summer, so that could only mean one thing for Minnesota: The State Fair. When you think of the State Fair, you probably think of fried food (on a stick, of course), big crowds, carnival rides, and maybe live music. However, arguably the best […]

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Artist of the Month: Kristen Arden

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We are pleased to announce that Kristen Arden is our Artist of the Month! As a metal worker, Kristen creates a variety of sculptures, custom furniture, and installation pieces. With a bachelors in Painting and Drawing and a Masters in Art History, Kristen has an accomplished and diverse background in the arts. Kristen is also […]

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Twin Cities Art Events: August 13-14, 2016

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Twin Cities Art Events This weekend hosts several art events across Minneapolis and St. Paul. Several exhibition openings and a summer festival are what’s on the agenda, always with a little something for everybody. Creative Combustion: Exhibition & Book Release August 11, 7:00-11:00pm Exhibited at Gamut Gallery, Ilya Natarius selected 18 creative individuals to trace […]

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Mural Monday: Olympics Art Install by JR

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Olympics Art in Rio de Janeiro It’s the start of a new week, so let’s kick it off with a rather timely work of public art. In honor of the Olympic Games opening last week, artist JR completed two giant installations in Rio de Janeiro. Although these pieces are not exactly murals, they function in […]

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Art Events: August 4 -7, 2016

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Minneapolis Art Events Summertime is all about the art fairs with two of the Twin Cities’ biggest – Uptown and Powderhorn – taking place this weekend. The Casket Arts Building is throwing a party for its last First Thursday of the summer, and SooCAV is celebrating 15 years. The Summer Shindig August 4th 5:00-10:00pm Casket […]

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Art Events: July 28 – 31st, 2016

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Local Art Events The local events this weekend are all about community. From highlighting the creativity of North Minneapolis, to a fun art festival in Loring Park, to an opportunity for sharing art in Northeast (…plus a dog parade), art is helping to develop a sense of community across the city. FLOW Northside Artscrawl July […]

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Artist of the Month: Ruth Lais

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Wings Artist Highlight: Ruth Lais We are happy to announce that Ruth Lais is our July Artist of the Month! Specializing in mosaic and collage, Ruth is a part of our Wings Program. Her work is always colorful and whimsical – and is bound to bring a smile to your face. We had the opportunity […]

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Mural Monday: Pixel Pancho in Berlin

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Pixel Pancho recently created a mural in Berlin for One Wall, a project organized by Urban Nation. Intertwined with flowers and vegetation, the diptych mural depicts two of Pixel Pancho’s signature robotic characters. Pixel Pancho’s large-scale work spans two buildings, with each building containing a single portrait. The two portraits and compositions are revered from […]