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    The latest exhibit at The M in St. Paul reflects on waste, consumption, and environmental responsibility. You can also make some sculptures yourself at the show during Northern Spark this weekend. Read More...
    Local painter Annie Hejny draws more than just inspiration from rivers and lakes, combining water, soil, and ceremony to create her acrylic abstractions. Read More...
    With his fingers on the pulse of what radical videocore should be, artist Nicholas Knutson has found a way to speak to the nature of digital media and the saturated presence of the internet in the form of visual arts. Read More...
    Local artist, designer, and all-around creative powerhouse Kate Iverson previews her Art-A-Whirl open studio pop-up and gives us some valuable tips for best practices while Whirling. Read More...
    If you feel like exploring all that Art-A-Whirl has to offer this weekend, use this handy guide to go beyond the studio buildings for art, craft, food, dancing, and puppies. That’s right: puppies. Read More...
    We caught up with the internationally acclaimed street artist HOTTEA to talk about his career, his influences, and the philosophy behind all that yarn. Read More...
    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...


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OPENINGS & EVENTS
Thu Jun 29th 6PM CST Night 1
White Page Gallery
3400 Cedar Ave, Minneapolis
Thu Jun 29th 6PM - 9PM CST
Sabes Jewish Community Center
4330 S Cedar Lake Rd, Minneapolis
Sat Jul 1st 12PM - 4PM CST
The Soap Factory
514 2nd St. SE, Minneapolis
Sat Jul 1st 7PM - 9PM CST
Public Functionary
1400 12th Ave NE, Minneapolis
Fri Jul 7th 5PM - 9PM CST
AZ Gallery
308 Prince Street, St. Paul
Fri Jul 7th 6:30PM - 9PM CST
Highpoint Center for Printmaking
912 West Lake Street, Minneapolis
Fri Jul 7th 7PM - 10PM CST
Red Garage Studio
3640 Garfield Ave S, Minneapolis
Sat Jul 8th 2PM CST Artist Talk
Katherine E. Nash Gallery
405 21st Ave S, Minneapolis
Sat Jul 8th 4PM - 10PM CST
Fulton Brewery
2540 2nd St NE, Minneapolis
Sat Jul 8th 5PM - 8PM CST
Showroom
615 W Lake St, Minneapolis
Sat Jul 8th 6PM - 8PM CST
Form + Content Gallery
210 N 2nd St, Minneapolis
Sat Jul 1st 7PM - 9PM CST
Public Functionary
1400 12th Ave NE, Minneapolis
Sat Jul 15th 6PM - 11PM CST
Midway Contemporary Art
527 Second Avenue SE, Minneapolis
Sat Jul 15th 7PM - 11PM CST
Gamut Gallery
717 S 10th St, Minneapolis
Thu Jul 20th 5PM - 8PM CST
Groveland Gallery
25 Groveland Terrace, Minneapolis
Fri Jul 21st 6PM - 9PM CST
Hair And Nails Gallery
2222 1/2 E 35th ST, Minneapolis
Jul 22nd - Jul 23rd
Stevens Square Park
1801 Stevens Ave, Minneapolis
Jul 29th - Jul 30th
Loring Park
1382 Willow St, Minneapolis
Aug 4th - Aug 6th
Uptown
Hennepin Ave and Lake St, Minneapolis
Sat Jul 15th 7PM - 11PM CST
Gamut Gallery
717 S 10th St, Minneapolis
Aug 5th - Aug 6th
Powderhorn Park
3400 15th AVE E, Minneapolis
Thu Sep 7th 6PM - 7:30PM CST
Textile Center
3000 University Ave SE, Minneapolis
Sat Sep 9th 6PM - 9PM CST
Form + Content Gallery
210 N 2nd St, Minneapolis
Sat Sep 9th 6PM - 9PM CST
Traffic Zone
250 3rd Ave N, Minneapolis
Fri Oct 6th 6PM - 8PM CST
Minneapolis College of Art and Design
2501 Stevens Avenue, Minneapolis
NOW SHOWING
May 12th - Jun 30th
Rogue Buddha Gallery
357 13th Ave NE, 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
May 20th - Jul 1st
Circa Gallery
210 N First St, Minneapolis
Apr 29th - Jul 1st
Midway Contemporary Art
527 Second Avenue SE, Minneapolis
May 25th - Jul 1st
Form + Content Gallery
210 N 2nd St, Minneapolis
Jun 9th - Jul 2nd
Southern Theater
1420 S Washington Ave, Minneapolis
Jun 2nd - Jul 2nd
AZ Gallery
308 Prince Street, St. Paul
Jun 21st - Jul 6th
Showroom
615 W Lake St, Minneapolis
Jun 12th - Jul 8th
Space 369
2242 University Ave, St. Paul
Jun 10th - Jul 8th
The Porch Gallery
3306 Park Avenue, Minneapolis
Jun 3rd - Jul 9th
Flanders + Associates
818 West Lake St, Minneapolis
May 26th - Jul 14th
Light Grey Art Lab
118 East 26th St, Minneapolis
Jun 3rd - Jul 15th
Katherine E. Nash Gallery
405 21st Ave S, Minneapolis
Jun 2nd - Jul 15th
Soo Visual Arts Center
2909 Bryant Ave S, Minneapolis
Jun 10th - Jul 15th
Groveland Gallery
25 Groveland Terrace, Minneapolis
Jun 10th - Jul 15th
Groveland Annex
25 Groveland Tr, Minneapolis
Jun 2nd - Jul 15th
Soo Visual Arts Center
2909 Bryant Ave S, Minneapolis
Jun 10th - Jul 15th
Groveland Gallery
25 Groveland Terrace, Minneapolis
Jun 2nd - Jul 15th
Soo Visual Arts Center
2909 Bryant Ave S, Minneapolis
Jun 9th - Jul 16th
Minneapolis College of Art and Design
2501 Stevens Avenue, Minneapolis
Jun 22nd - Jul 23rd
Isles Studios
1311 W. 25th Street, Minneapolis
May 6th - Jul 28th
Independent Filmmaker Project MN
550 Vandalia ST, St. Paul
May 25th - Jul 31st
Minnesota Museum of American Art
141 E 4th Street, St. Paul
May 20th - Jul 31st
Two Rivers Gallery
1530 E Franklin AVE, Minneapolis
Jun 9th - Aug 4th
Christensen Center, Augsburg College
2211 Riverside Ave, Minneapolis
Jun 9th - Aug 4th
Gage Family Gallery (Augsburg)
2211 Riverside Ave, Minneapolis
May 11th - Aug 12th
Intermedia Arts
2822 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis
Jun 15th - Aug 24th
Sabes Jewish Community Center
4330 S Cedar Lake Rd, Minneapolis
Jun 24th - Sep 1st
801 Washington Lofts
801 N Washington Ave, Minneapolis
Jun 17th - Sep 10th
Weisman Art Museum
333 E River Pkwy, Minneapolis
Jun 1st - Sep 30th
Track 29 City Apartments
2841 Bryant AVE S, Minneapolis
Jun 10th - Apr 17th
The Soap Factory
514 2nd St. SE, Minneapolis