Photos courtesy of The Bachelor FarmerFootfalls on wooden planks led to the front door of The Bachelor Farmer, a new restaurant that softly opened last week. It was before business hours and a knock on a locked door is answered by two immaculately dressed young men, "Hello, I'm Eric," he ex ... More >>
Is making mystery meat causing mysterious illnesses?A recent piece in Mother Jones (with lovely photos by Alec Soth) skewers the makers of Spam with some serious accusations: "First Hormel gutted the union. Then it sped up the line. And when the pig-brain machine made workers sick, they got ... More >>
Alec SothAmateur and professional photographers looking for an inspiration prompt should be sure to check out Alec Soth's latest project, 'From Here to
There.' The artist, in conjunction with the Walker Art Center, has
recently created a Flikr pool where participants can share images.
Martin Parr, Cambridge, England, from "Luxury" series, 2005 (printed 2008), The Linda and Lawrence Perlman Photography Endowment 2009.42.2Starting this Friday through January 2, 2011, museum-goers at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts will get a chance to witness how wealth--or lack there of--h ... More >>
Alec Soth Kym, Polish Palace, Minneapolis, MN, 2000-2002Minnesota-based artist Alec Soth has traveled the world photographing
many different subjects during his lengthy career, but it is his images from the U.S.
that will make up his first major survey exhibition. Opening
mid-September at the ... More >>
(Pictured: Kokoon Spring 2010)With MN Fashion Week in full swing, this is an excellent weekend to check out some of the free fashion parties around town, from a charity events to high fashion to t-shirt sales. But don't worry if you're not a fashionista; there are plenty of other cool events for ... More >>