Jessica Armbruster is an arts editor at City Pages, curating, writing, and editing for the A-List and the arts and culture blog. She is a graduate of Macalester College in St. Paul. She prefers tea over coffee, and has never eaten at Taco Bell (but would love to someday).
14 hours ago | Art
Minnesota artist Nick Rindo has been submitting seed artwork for the Minnesota State Fair for the past three years. While he has two pieces featured this year, one has proven to be too controversial for the fairgrounds, and received the boot...
3 days ago | Free Stuff
This week we have a free food party with local poster art, a gallery show in a private home, and a totally free concert at Mill City Nights. Come take a look and plan your week. The Market (Target Field Station, 335 5th St. N., Minneapolis) Gig po...
5 days ago | Weekly Wrap-up
Folks in the Twin Cities are always up to something exciting. Here are some of Dressing Room's top stories from this week: — We took a tour of the latest art murals around town. — Want to run away and join the cat circus? We discovered that Acro-C...
6 days ago | Free Stuff
This week in free stuff to do we have a few gallery shows, some alley parties, and lots of live music. Came take a look and plan your weekend on the cheap. FRIDAY: Epic Moving Sale (Solar Arts Building, 711 15th Ave. NE, Minneapolis, 763-234-...
7 days ago | Announcements
Two years ago, Chaun Webster and his wife Verna Wong launched a successful Kickstarter and opened Ancestry Books, a family-friendly bookstore offering reading material focused on authors of color, queer theory authors of color, children's boo...
9 days ago | Free Stuff
This Thursday, the Minnesota State Fair returns, offering folks foods on a stick, morbidly obese pigs, award-winning seed art, and live music. The fair is an event that is notorious for eating wallets, but with some careful planning you can h...