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CANvas Uptown

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Image Source: CANvas Uptown. CANvas Uptown is community event and fundraiser that supports local businesses and creativity. Over the past few weeks, Minneapolis businesses and artists were invited to design and decorate one-gallon paint cans. Each business could design up to three cans, each representing their business in a creative manner. The businesses and their […]

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Art Events: June 2-6, 2016

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This weekend’s local art events include a Minneapolis favorite, ARTCRANK, as well as a new photography exhibit, and a forum on creative sustainability. Plus, Kent Fine Art opens On Painting, and LOOP Barcelona kicks off its 13th edition. Local Altered Esthetics: Brilliant Light Friday June 3rd, 5:00-7:00pm Opening this weekend at Altered Esthetics is a […]

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Art-A-Whirl 2016: Recap

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Art-A-Whirl round #21 took place this past weekend, leaving the city of Minneapolis in an art coma. Tens of thousands of visitors poured into the Northeast Arts District, where over 500 artists exhibited their work at over 50 locations (did we mention it’s the largest event of its kind in the country?).  With more art to […]

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Art-A-Whirl 2016: Preview

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With 2016 marking its 21st installment, Art-A-Whirl continues to be the headlining art event of Northeast Minneapolis. Organized and presented by the Northeast Minneapolis Art Association (NEMAA), Art-A-Whirl is an open studio tour throughout the Northeast Arts District that will host over 50,000 people throughout the 3-day event. As the largest open studio tour in […]

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Framing 101

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As tempting as it may be to swing by IKEA and pick up a $20 frame for your latest art purchase, I’m here to tell you something quite different. Yes, professional framing is expensive, but it is 100% worth it. If you value the art which you just acquired, it’s best to actually treat it […]

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How to Hang a Gallery Like A Pro

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When it comes to framing and hanging, there are nearly an infinite amount of options, providing you with the opportunity to take someone else’s work of art and make it your own. A gallery wall allows you to make a personal statement by combining your favorite photographs and works of art into one cohesive design. […]