As the Twin Cities music scene grows, more and more artists are creating music that demands our attention. Combine the music with talented filmmakers locally and beyond, and you have a fruitful mix of distinct skills that generates more locally connected music videos than ever before. While it's im ... More >>
Number 42: Edie Overturf City: Minneapolis Years spent living in MN: 18 monthsPrint artist, painter, and sculptor Edie Overturf may be new to the Twin Cities art scene, but her impact has already been felt. With the folks at Kick.Stand.Press, she recently helped co-found Leg Up Studio, a coopera ... More >>
Number 43: Tina Blondell City: Minneapolis Years spent living in MN: 15 There are no pop-culture icons featured in Tina Blondell's portraits. Instead, she chooses to capture regular folks in a moment in time. Recent pieces have included a gleeful female drummer ready to jam, a man casuall ... More >>
Number 44: Kick.Stand.Press City: Minneapolis, MN Years spent living in MN:The current bout is 2.5 yearsAs anyone who has ever spent time watching HGTV knows, a good wallpaper job can make or break a room. Gilpin Matthews and Lauren Schuppe, co-founders of Kick.Stand.Press, specialize in making t ... More >>
Number 45: Frank Gaard City: Minneapolis Years spent living in MN: 45 yearsFor the past 40 years, notorious artist Frank Gaard has added a healthy dose of color, criticism, and humor to the local creative scene. His work knows no boundaries, as he often draws inspiration from a mix of subjects, ... More >>
Photo by Christian EricksonIvan Idland and his lookAt last night's rooftop fashion show seven designers each created one look inspired by one of the seven new flavors of VitaminwaterZERO. The actual runway event was short and sweet, with short commentary from the designers at the end. It took pla ... More >>
Image by ashleigh290For this unique rooftop fashion show seven local designers will each create an outfit inspired by one the of the seven new flavors of vitaminwater's new line of beverages, vitaminwaterZERO. The designers involved include, Emma Berg, Danielle Everine, Laura Fulk, Calpurnia Peac ... More >>
Local favorite, Raul Osorio, sat down with City Pages to talk about design, inspiration, the local scene, and his roots. His masterful tailoring and keen eye for structure make him a definite stand out among local designers. Osorio is a recent transplant who grew up in the Honduras, and then lived i ... More >>
MyLifetime.comHe might have been voted off Project Runway in 2009, but Shakopee native Christopher Straub is a total winner in our book, getting ready to debut 24 looks at the St. Paul Hotel this Sunday in what is sure to be a Fashion Week highlight. We talked to Straub over the phone this week ... More >>
The Dressing Room talks with fashion designer Laura Fulk
Emily Utne for City Pages Judging by the wide variety of audience members at Voltage: Fashion Amplified on Friday night at First Avenue, it's clear that this fashion event has hit the mainstream. For people who have yet to uncover the raw talent of the fashion industry in Minnesota, Voltage acts ... More >>
Fashion and music team up again like peanut butter and jelly. Check out this year's lineup.
This year's extravaganza features music on two stages and 19 local artists.
We challenge local fashion's best to create an outfit based on the season
Is it time to get Amplified yet? Creator Anna Lee talks about her much anticipated fashion production.