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At winter's end comes a time for art and engagement. We profile three artists who will be exhibiting at this spring's St. Paul Art Crawl, and what the open-studio event means to them. Read More...
Camille LeFevre takes a survey of the new exhibition, Universe-ity, on view throughout April at Space 369 in St. Paul Read More...
“This was the vortex. I knew the art was going to thrive here.” Ta-coumba Aiken's art has brought him to many different parts of the world, but Lowertown St. Paul remains the place where he lives and works. Read More...
Local installation artist Alison Hiltner tells us about the artistic, scientific, and cinematic inspirations behind her new MAEP installation, opening Thursday at Mia. Read More...
Musician, composer, and Executive Director of the Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association, Dameun Strange reflects on his experience attending this year’s Arts Advocacy Day Read More...
Minneapolis’s Director of Arts, Culture, and the Creative Economy sits down to talk about the arts, the city, and NEMAA’s biannual Wintertide exhibit. Read More...
Recently named a Jerome Fellow, printmaker Edie Overturf explains the inspirations and processes behind an ominous new body of work. Read More...
Kate Casanova and Patrick K. Pryor discuss Worlding, on view now at Kolman & Pryor Gallery with a reception January 21st. Read More...
St. Paul-based artist and organizer Rachel Wacker, who paints under the name Dolan Cyr, reflects on a career spent balancing community engagement with the solitude of the studio. Read More...
Local photographer Steve Ozone captures interior lives in exterior settings at Form + Content. Read More...
Ahead of the opening of Selected Works, Tricia Heuring of Public Functionary talks about her role as a curator and learning to trust her intuition. Read More...
Where to find the hottest locally-made art and giftables this season. Read More...
As we come to grips with a new post-election reality, what does abstraction have to offer? Read More...
Local artist and organizer Rhys Jones tells us more about A Conspiracy of Strange Girls, a newly-formed creative collective mounting a one-night-only arts bonanza at CO Exhibitions this weekend. Read More...
Ahead of this weekend’s C4W opening at Gamut Gallery, Juleana Enright caught up with Lindsay Nohl to talk about guest curating that show and running her own artspace, Light Grey Art Lab. Read More...
The Minneapolis #GalleryCrawl returns October 27th 3-9PM with even more art from the River to Lake Street. Read More...
Now in its 25th year, the Saint Paul Art Crawl has grown from scrappy upstart to bona fide Twin Cities institution. Participating artist Kara Hendershot explains the Crawl’s history and offers a few tips for enjoying the weekend’s festivities. Read More...
Celebrating its third anniversary this Saturday with a blowout party, The White Page has found remarkable staying power as an art gallery, artist collective, residency program, and event space. Read More...
Local artist Neal Perbix gets loose and layered with new paintings at Fox Tax, opening this Saturday. Read More...
Opening this Friday at City Wide Artists, “A Letter From The South” is a powerful collection of paintings about our past and our present. As it happens, the two are not so very different. Read More...
Minnesota native Mat Ollig talks commissions, compositions, and the many facets of his painting practice. Read More...
The Minneapolis #GalleryCrawl returns August 11th 3-9PM with even more art from the River to Lake Street. Read More...
Local writer Loren Green tells us what to expect from the next two weeks of outdoor art fairs. Mark your calendars, plan your route, and don't forget the sunscreen. Read More...
Caroline Kent's solo show of dark, symbolic paintings will take you deep but closes on July 23rd. Read More...
With “Folklore Remix,” a three-person show at Gamut Gallery opening on Saturday, local artist and designer Luis Fitch brings his Day of the Dead sensibilities out of the street and into the gallery. Read More...
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OPENINGS & EVENTS
Mon May 1st 7PM - 9PM CST
Bethel University - Johnson
3900 Bethel Dr, Minneapolis
Fri May 5th 6PM - 8PM CST
Bockley Gallery
2123 W 21st St, Minneapolis
Fri May 5th 6PM - 8PM CST
Katherine E. Nash Gallery
405 21st Ave S, Minneapolis
Fri May 5th 7PM - 9PM CST
Light Grey Art Lab
118 East 26th St, Minneapolis
Fri May 5th 7PM - 9PM CST
Light Grey Art Lab
118 East 26th St, Minneapolis
May 6th - May 7th
Midtown Farmers Market
2225 E Lake St, Minneapolis
Sat May 6th 5:30PM - 9:30PM CST
Traffic Zone
250 3rd Ave N, Minneapolis
Sat May 6th 6PM - 9PM CST
Vine Arts Center
2637 27th AVE S, Minneapolis
Wed May 10th 6PM - 9PM CST
Le Méridien Chambers
901 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis
May 11th - Aug 12th
Intermedia Arts
2822 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis
Fri May 12th 12AM - 12AM CST
The Show Gallery
346 N. Sibley ST, St. Paul
Fri May 12th 6PM - 8PM CST
Northern Clay Center
2424 E Franklin Ave, Minneapolis
Fri May 12th 6PM - 8PM CST
Weinstein Gallery
908 West 46th St, Minneapolis
Fri May 12th 7PM - 9PM CST
Gallery 122 at Hang It
122 8th Street SE, Minneapolis
Fri May 12th 7PM - 9PM CST
David Petersen Gallery
2018 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis
May 11th - Aug 12th
Intermedia Arts
2822 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis
Sat May 13th 5PM - 8PM CST
Showroom
615 W Lake St, Minneapolis
Sat May 13th 7PM - 10PM CST
Rosalux Gallery
1400 Van Buren Street NE, Minneapolis
May 19th - May 21st
Kate Iverson Studio
1101 Stinson Blvd, Minneapolis
Sat May 20th 7PM - 10PM CST
Hennes Art Company
160 Glenwood AVE N, Minneapolis
Thu Jun 15th 4PM - 6PM CST
LaSalle Art Gallery
15 S 9th ST, Minneapolis
NOW SHOWING
Apr 1st - May 6th
David Petersen Gallery
2018 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis
Apr 20th - May 12th
Gamut Gallery
717 S 10th St, Minneapolis
Apr 1st - May 13th
Circa Gallery
210 N First St, Minneapolis
Apr 7th - May 13th
Denler Gallery
3003 Snelling Ave N, St. Paul
Apr 25th - May 13th
Regis Center For Art Quarter Gallery
405 21st Ave S, Minneapolis
Apr 14th - May 20th
Soo Visual Arts Center
2909 Bryant Ave S, Minneapolis
Apr 13th - May 20th
Form + Content Gallery
210 N 2nd St, Minneapolis
Apr 21st - May 20th
Light Grey Art Lab
118 East 26th St, Minneapolis
Apr 8th - May 20th
Soo Visual Arts Center
2909 Bryant Ave S, Minneapolis
Apr 8th - May 20th
Soo Visual Arts Center
2909 Bryant Ave S, Minneapolis
Jan 28th - May 21st
Weisman Art Museum
333 E River Pkwy, Minneapolis
Apr 22nd - May 25th
Hair And Nails Gallery
2222 1/2 E 35th ST, Minneapolis
Apr 6th - May 27th
Bethel University - Olson Gallery
3900 Bethel Dr, St. Paul
May 1st - May 27th
Bethel University - Johnson
3900 Bethel Dr, Minneapolis
Mar 10th - May 28th
Minnesota Center For Book Arts
1011 Washington Avenue S, Minneapolis
Apr 22nd - May 28th
Flanders + Associates
818 West Lake St, Minneapolis
Feb 9th - May 31st
Track 29 City Apartments
2841 Bryant AVE S, Minneapolis
Nov 5th - Jun 3rd
Glick Gallery
811 Glenwood Avenue, Minneapolis
Apr 29th - Jun 3rd
Groveland Gallery
25 Groveland Terrace, Minneapolis
Apr 29th - Jun 3rd
Groveland Annex
25 Groveland Tr, Minneapolis
Apr 22nd - Jun 10th
Kolman Pryor Gallery
1500 Jackson St NE #395, Minneapolis
Mar 16th - Jun 25th
Mia's U.S. Bank Gallery
2400 3rd Ave S, Minneapolis
Feb 25th - Jun 30th
801 Washington Lofts
801 N Washington Ave, Minneapolis
Apr 20th - Jun 30th
Ditch Gallery
400 1st Ave N #535, Minneapolis
Apr 29th - Jul 1st
Midway Contemporary Art
527 Second Avenue SE, Minneapolis