2017 Holiday Shopping Guide

2017 Holiday Shopping Guide

This is your salvation from the mall. We found the type of sales that make holiday shopping more interesting.


Holiday Gift Pop-Up Show @ Art Resources Gallery

Opening: Wed Nov 29th, 2PM - 7PM
​Showing: Nov 29th - Dec 31st


​JELLA World Artist Collections + Art Resources Gallery showcase beautiful items from around the world—glass, ceramic, paintings, jewelry, and ornaments. 



SooVAC’s Artists’ Holiday Shop @ Soo Visual Arts Center

Shop Open: Dec 1st - Dec 24th

6th annual gallery art shop featuring hand-selected offerings from Minnesota’s favorite artists and makers. Feel good about shopping and giving local art.



Prints on Ice: The 32nd Cooperative Exhibition @ Highpoint Center for Printmaking

Opening: Fri Dec 1st, 6:30PM - 9PM
​Showing: Dec 1st - Jan 20th​


A curated selection from 30+ member printmakers using methods like lithography, relief, intaglio, screenprinting, monotype, and polymergravure.


20% OFF SELECT WORK during the opening reception on Dec 1st.




2nd Annual Joy Joy Art Sale @ Five Watt Coffee

One Day Only: Tue Dec 5th, 8PM - 10PM


Get out to Five Watt for local art, chill hangout, yummy drinks, free snacks, and DJ tunes. All artwork is $25 or less, and 100% of the proceeds go to charity.




Queer Bizarre: Homo for the Holidays @ Modest Brewing Company

One Day Only: Thu Dec 7th, 5PM - 10PM

ALL QUEER-MADE clothing—new and vintage, jewelry, flash tattoos, ceramics, comics, zines, woodwork, screened tees, and tarot readings.



Raging Art On 2017 @ Gamut Gallery

Opening: Thu Dec 7th, 7PM - 10PM
​Showing: Dec 8th - Dec 10th


A holiday sale in a gallery setting, this show is a fun-filled, consumer-conscious alternative to chain stores and mass mall shopping.




Casket Arts Holiday Marketplace @ Casket Arts Building

One Day Only: Sat Dec 9th, 10AM - 6PM


A new holiday tradition in the heart of Northeast, the Casket Arts Holiday Marketplace is a craft fair-style bazaar where you can find a variety of treasures all on one floor.




ArtWorks Winter Market @ Avivo Artworks (formerly Spectrum Artworks)

One Day Only: Fri Dec 15th, 1PM - 4PM


Support artists. Celebrate community. Encourage wellness. 20+ local artists living with mental illness offer a variety of artworks for sale.




In A Gallery Far, Far Away ... @ Gamut Gallery

Opening: Sat Dec 16th, 7PM - 11PM
​Showing: Dec 14th - Dec 16th


Just in time for Christmas, a 3-day exhibit celebrating Star Wars with original artwork by dozens of local artists.



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