Local Frames is a weekly column spotlighting the best new music videos featuring musicians and directors with Minnesota ties. We've got a bunch of fantastic new videos in this week's installment of Local Frames, leading off with the provocative and playful new clip from Caroline Smith. This edition ... More >>
The music showcases arranged by Live Letters over the past year or so have given a new spin on the Twin Cities concert and house show scene. During that time, vigorous fans Sara Montour and Steve Korf brought their passion project to life and have staged intimate loft shows often featuring "an eveni ... More >>
With Valentine's Day fast approaching, you may be wondering what you get your sweetie. This weekend features several great parties that should entertain as well as enable you to shop for the holiday. In addition to these events for lovers, this edition of Freeloader Friday has tons of art shows, ... More >>
Despite the cold, this weekend is filled with tons of free stuff to do. For example, after taking a year off the Art Shanty Project is returning to Medicine Lake with shanties offering fashion, live music, sports, family activities, and more each Saturday and Sunday through early February. Looki ... More >>
Marioanima via Flickr.com Just because the weather is growing increasingly cold doesn't mean that there aren't a ton of hot activities around town. Even better: Some of the best ones don't cost a thing. Check out this week's list.
R. Justin Stewart, System of Knowing 07, 2010 and Liz Miller, Untitled 05 (Ornamental Deception), 2010 Saturday night will play host to a compelling double header in Minneapolis, but unlike an athletic event, this one will be less about winning or losing, and more about contemplation and artistic ... More >>
www.soovac.orgIn April some of us in the Lyn-Lake neighborhood were startled to find that the Soo Visual Arts Center had closed its doors. We were relieved to find that it was only temporary, they were merely closed as they were relocating next door. Their future in the new space seemed bright ... More >>
(Antigravity by Violeta Rotstein. Featured at the "Soo Fuze" gallery show at the SooVAC) This week we've got an ongoing party celebrating pop punk, a day-long zinefest, dragon boat races, and a naughty art show at Cult Status Gallery.
(Pictured: Artistic hopeful Jamie Lynn)We've watched reality show contestants compete for money, for marriage, and for mediocre modeling careers. In Work of Art, the Next Great Artist, talented creative types will demonstrate their genius through weekly challenges. Should they win, they will have ... More >>
It's always upsetting when a piece of art is eradicated; it's even harder when its existence was brief. This Saturday, Deuce Seven's newly-commissioned mural at Cult Status Gallery will be painted over. The new color will be beige.
While some art is created to spark controversy, we don't think that was Cult Status Gallery's intention when it commissioned an exterior mural by awesome local artist Deuce Seven. Although the project was green-lit by the building's owners, there have been complaints from other tenants uncomforta ... More >>
Paying homage to those who speak the language of creativity
The dynamic duo will be performing on closed circuit TV as part of the SooVACS Cerebral Warts exhibit.
No, not all at the same time.
Graffiti artist 27 steps out of the shadows and into the galleries
Meet near-legends Cepia and Sean Connaughty
Figuring out how to finance the future of art at SooVAC