Search More

Locations

Public Functionary

1400 12th Ave. NE Minneapolis, MN 55413 | Northeast Minneapolis | 612-978-5566
Related Stories (18)

Related Stories

  • Dressing Room: Art
    Tonight, Public Functionary opens its fall exhibition showcasing two northeast Minneapolis artists, printmaker Edie Overturf and illustrator/painter Derek Van Gieson, who have collaborated...
  • Dressing Room: Art
    Opening this weekend at Public Functionary is a collaboratively created exhibit from New York-based photographer John Klukas and local painter/graphic designer Michael Cina. "She Who Saw the...
  • Calendar:
    Michael Cina, the Minneapolis painter whose colors, blurs, and swirls explode off the canvas, and John Klukas, the New York photographer whose dark imagery heaves with mystery, have been...
  • Calendar:
    This weekend, Public Functionary once again celebrates the local with a retrospective installation of objects, puppets, artwork, and photography from 40 years of MayDay parades. Created in...
  • Calendar:
    Jennifer Davis may be one of the Twin Cities' most beloved painters, in part because of her richly detailed, whimsical, and intimate works. With her show at Public Functionary, she's...
  • Dressing Room: Art
    After watching old Super8 reels of family visits to the county fair in the early '70s, Jennifer Davis developed a new fascination for circus and carnival imagery. While doing some research...
  • Calendar:
    As part of Public Functionary's new Prelude Series, in which nontraditional exhibition artists are brought in to create site-specific experiences, the northeast Minneapolis gallery welcomes...
  • Dressing Room: Art
    Over the past 10 years, Rebecca McDonald has made a career for herself under the name of Bfresh. As a photographer, she has captured moments from the B-Girl Be women in hip-hop festival,...
  • Calendar:
    This Friday marks the start of a new series at Public Functionary. Prelude will take place between art exhibitions in the space, offering site-specific happenings with performances in...
  • The Hot Dish: Events
    You haven't lived until you've found yourself in the middle of the action at a North Star Bartenders Guild party. The best craft cocktail shakers in the Twin Cities are all done up in their...
  • Dressing Room: Art
    "Buy Now Cry Later," the latest exhibition at Public Functionary, features Patrick Martinez's satirical send-up of food and advertising. On display are various neon signs and lit-up artworks...
  • Calendar:
    In his first solo exhibition in the Midwest, Los Angeles-based artist Patrick Martinez examines how rampant consumerism and unhealthy eating habits have created a quality-of-life crisis in...
  • Dressing Room: Art
    It's been about a year since the folks at Public Functionary launched an ambitious Kickstarter that allowed the northeast Minneapolis gallery to hit the ground running. Tonight and Friday,...
  • Calendar:
    Folks at the Public Functionary are getting into the Halloween spirit this weekend at their two-day, kid-friendly benefit party. During this time the space, which opened this past spring,...
  • Dressing Room: Art
    This weekend, Public Functionary welcomes New York-based Chinese-Canadian artist Sougwen Chung. Her exhibition, "Chiaro/Oscuro," derives its title from the term chiaroscuro, used to describe...
  • Calendar:
    Public Functionary's second exhibition is another solo show, this one the first for New York-based, Chinese-Canadian artist Sougwen Chung. "Chiaro/Oscuro," as the 17th-century painting term...
  • Dressing Room: Art
    The much-anticipated opening of Public Functionary, the new gallery in northeast Minneapolis brought to you by director Tricia Khutoretsky, is finally here with an exhibition of work by...
  • Calendar:
    After months of hoopla and hard work, including a stunning $31K Kickstarter campaign worthy of a case study, the much-buzzed-about Public Functionary is finally opening. It's a new,...

Best of Award Recipient

Business Description

Public Functionary imagines art patronage in a modern context, responding to current technology, communication and culture to cultivate an evolving community around contemporary art.

Loading...