Mari Newman

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2007

    News Council sides with Mari Newman

    The Minnesota News Council last week found that the Minnesota Daily unfairly referenced and characterized the eccentric artist in its review of the play “The Mad Woman of Chaillot."

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2007
  • Blogs

    April 27, 2007

    City to artist: no compensation for you!

    Mari Newman, you may recall, is the southwest Minneapolis artist who ran afoul of the city after turning her lawn into a sculpture garden. In August, the city hauled off a couple shopping carts, two bicycles, a chandelier and other items after Newman ignored requests to remove them.

  • News

    April 18, 2007

    House Hunters

    She says her home is a work of art, but it's drawn the ire of vandals and city inspectors

  • Arts

    September 20, 2000

    The Outsiders

    The woman who turned her house into a canvas, and other stories from the far fringes of the visual-art scene

  • Books

    August 21, 1996