Josh Brown

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2014

    Gather announces next chefs in residence for free first Thursdays

    The first Thursday of every month is always a good excuse to get some culture in at the Walker. Not only do they waive admission, but their elegant D'Amico-run restaurant, Gather, invites notable chefs in to make and share a couple of bites of food -- completely gratis. Gather has just announced the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2013

    Gather announces next chefs-in-residence

    First Thursdays at the Walker Art Center are always an excellent excuse to soak in some stunning works of art and experience the culinary expertise of not one, but two talented chefs. Admission to the museum is free from 5 to 9 p.m. and Gather by D'Amico, that giant robot-head-looking restaurant a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2013

    Guest chef-in-residence at Gather for August

    Every month Gather, the D'Amico owned lunch-centric restaurant at the Walker invites a top toque from an area restaurant into their kitchen. The chef create two small dishes, to share with diners on the first Thursday of the month for free. August's chef-in-residence hails from a downtown Minneapoli ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2013

    Chef Josh Brown of Gather welcomes Travail's chefs into his kitchen; celebrates second anniversary

    Chef Josh Brown of Gather by D'Amico -- the sophisticated modern-American restaurant located in the Walker--has got quite a bit piled up on his plate. In addition to handling all the regular head chef stuff, Brown also heads up Gather's innovative Chef-in-Residence program, where on the first Thursd ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2013

    Gather's chef-in-residence for May, Jim Christiansen of Union

    The first Thursday of every month, Gather, the D'Amico owned restaurant inside the Walker Art Center invites a celebrated local chef to take over the kitchen for one night. This month Jim Christiansen, head chef at the downtown hot spot Union will be making two complimentary small dishes. Plus, the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2012

    Current, Gather, and Masu all celebrating their 1-year anniversaries

    The traditional gift for the first anniversary celebration is paper. We're wrapping up a paper boat, interpretative collage, and a little origami for the upcoming one-year milestones for the Current, just off the river in Afton; Gather, tucked into the monster-head of the Walker Art Center; and Masu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 29, 2012

    Chef Chat with Josh Brown of Gather Part 2

    ​Chef Josh Brown has been working in the kitchens of the D'Amico company for almost all of his culinary career.  In the kitchen at Gather in the Walker, he's stepping out from behind the burners for the first time and garnering critical acclaim as he does so. Yesterday we chatted with him abo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2012

    Josh Brown of Gather: Chef Chat, Part 1

    ​Gather in the Walker has become a destination for it's fine-dining lunches and monthly happy hour specials. Once a month the restaurant brings in local notable chefs of other restaurants to share a couple of bites of free and fantastic foods. The real star of Gather is happy to let the guys with ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2011

    Gather celebrates the British beginning tonight with free appetizers

    ​Every month Gather, the D'Amico-run restaurant at the Walker, brings in an area celebrity chef. This month it celebrates its own chef, Josh Brown. As it should: Gather has been garnering attention as one of the best new restaurants of 2011. Coinciding with the Walker's popular monthlong run ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    August 3, 2011

    Gather by D'Amico opens in the Walker

    Featured local chefs rotate through the kitchen

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2011

    Alex Roberts and free food tonight at Gather

    ​It's the first Thursday in July, which means free access to the Walker Art Center.  It's also the night that Gather, the new D'Amico run restaurant at Walker will be serving dinner.  Stop by for some featured tastes from James Beard award winning local chef Alex Roberts.  Tonight, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2011

    Watermelon: It's not just for seed spitting anymore [RECIPE]

    Watermelon salad from Gather: A sweet, salty, tart, spicy slice of summer​Is there anything better than golden sun on bare skin and a juicy wedge of watermelon cradled in sticky hands? As the fruit finally comes into season, we were considering more creative outlets for the fruit. Why not somethin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2011

    Gather: A first look inside D'Amico's new restaurant at the Walker

    Gather at the Walker​When it was announced that D'Amico would be replacing celebrity chef Wolfgang Puck's 20.21 at the Walker Art Center, everyone seemed to have an opinion. Today is your chance to form a firsthand opinion on how they're doing. Gather opens at 11:30 a.m. today.  Rather than g ... More >>