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Franklin Art Works

1021 E. Franklin Ave. Minneapolis, MN 55404 | Uptown/ Eat Street | 612-872-7494

Location Description:

Franklin Art Works is a hidden gem in the Phillips neighborhood. After extensive renovation, it opened in 2000, in the former New Franklin Theater space. This gallery showcases countless diverse, contemporary works. Whether you are a fan of photography, printmaking, sculpture, or digital works, this austere space displays concepts beautifully. Franklin Art Works is open Tuesday through Saturday and admission is free.

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    It's been a great run in a cool location, but after more than 140 exhibitions, Franklin Art Works is moving out of the beautiful, historic movie-theater space it has called home for the past...
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    After 13 years and over 140 exhibitions in the beautiful, historic movie-theater space, Franklin Art Works is moving on. Director Tim Peterson announced today via press release that the...
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    For her first solo exhibition at Franklin Art Works, local artist Pao Houa Her captures various aspects of Hmong and Hmong-American culture with photography taken over the past year. Images...

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Business Description

Franklin Art Works is an alternative exhibition space dedicated to presenting new work by artists at pivotal moments in their careers. Franklin's vision is to be a leading platform for discovering and showcasing the current moment in contemporary art through diverse and ambitious solo exhibitions.