When you consider that all of their collective dishes have been referred to as culinary works of art -- that beautiful crust on a Rustica baguette, the soulful brew topped with delicate foam art from Dogwood Coffee, those stunning composed plates from Chef Erick Harcey of Victory 44 -- it's no surpr ... More >>
After the overwhelming success of Dessa's intimate show at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts back in February, the talented songstress is now set to bring her entire boisterous Doomtree crew to perform at the MIA's Summer Party on Saturday, June 1. On an evening where the venerable art museum will ... 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 >>
The Twin Cities are a pretty decent place to live thanks to our thriving art and performance scenes, our lakes and parks, and our cutting edge fried food at the Minnesota State Fair. Unfortunately, in order to enjoy these treats you must also survive our never ending winters of despair. But tak ... More >>
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 >>
Art PerchanceSay goodbye to those cheesy, scruffy carnival game prizes. Tomorrow night you'll have a chance at winning a piece of one-of-a-kind art by playing museum-inspired midway-style games at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Art Perchance, an annual fundraiser put on by the Friends of ... More >>
http://www.whittieralliance.org/Here's where to stop during the Eat Street Excursion.This Thursday, the Minneapolis Institute of Arts has teamed up with several Eat Street restaurants to host Eat Street Excursion in conjunction with the Bicycle Film Festival. At 5 p.m., cyclists can meet in G ... More >>
Cleaning a 3,000 pound sunburst is no easy task.
Alyn Silberstein has built the walls of the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Now he's hanging his work on them.
From flesh satellites to cities of styrofoam: The fine art of faking it
Lost in the funhouse with the Walker Art Center's Let's Entertain
Amy Toscani sizes up sculpture; Carol Padberg pictures quilting and collage
Not Fade Away: David Lefkowitz's "Banquet."