Museums and Galleries

News about exhibits and artists in the Twin Cities.

We take a sneak peek at the floral creations coming together at the Minneapolis Institute of Art. more

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Former President Barack Obama and Photographer Brad Ogbonna

Photo courtesy of Brad Ogbonna

Photographer Brad Ogbonna talks about his path from Minnesota to working with presidential portrait artist Kehinde Wiley in New York. more

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Guthrie Theatre tote bag

Photographs by Josh Grubbs (Guthrie bag); Caitlin Abrams (other bags)

With Minneapolis pondering a plastic bag usage fee, it got us thinking about another notable milestone in local grocery bag history. more

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Ten weekend activities Dad will love. more

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LOVE sculpture at the Walker

Photo by Caitlin Abrams

Feel the love as the Walker’s outdoor sculpture garden reopens June 10. more

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The Ghost Train_Jackson Street Roundhouse

Photo by Lauren B. Photography

Comedic mystery can strike at any time, even when you're just waiting around. more

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Oriental Poppies by Georgia O'Keeffe

Photo courtesy of the Weisman Art Museum

According to an article in The Guardian, women artists are largely underrepresented in most United States museums. Not here. more

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A sampling of all the kid-approved shows and events on tap this month. more

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Minneapolis Central Library

Photo by Joe Treleven

Bon Vivants are true pursuers of arts and culture, well-rounded consumers of the finest and most novel family experiences in the Twin Cities. Find the cities' best bubble tea or go marketing to score a Bon Vivant badge. more

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Twin Towns Guitars

Photo by Eliesa Johnson

Enthusiasts aim to attain and hone assorted skills, trades, and all the talents our urban environs afford. Earn your Enthusiast badge by attending guitar or circus school—then reward yourself with a donut. more

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Tom and Angie Wicka with Robert Whitman Prince Print

Photo by Bill Phelps

Memories of Prince come alive in the Edina home of Tom and Angie Wicka, owners of Robert Whitman’s one-of-a-kind print of Prince. more

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Mia's definitive account of Martin Luther and the Protestant Reformation he first incited in Germany 499 years ago goes beyond pious art to bring to life the people behind it. more

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As always, there’s more to do in Chi-town than anyone could ever pack into a few days, so a little planning goes a long way. more

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View the FASHIONOPOLIS runway looks inspired by Prince, which will be on display at Mia beginning on September 27 through October 16. more


Past and present Franconia artists will unveil new work in a day-long 20th birthday celebration on September 17. more

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Populist Art

Illustration by Jonathan Bartlett

The Walker, the Guthrie, and other arts institutions are tweaking their programming to reach a broader audience. Here’s how. (Hint: It may or may not involve Pokémon GO.) more

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MIA's summer show, Seeing Nature: Landscape Masterworks from the Paul G. Allen Family Collection, is an exhibit of 39 works collected by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen. more

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The Walker in Minneapolis is a mess, but the transformation will be worth the wait. Honest. more

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Arts & Entertainment editor Tad Simons recaps the Ordinary Pictures exhibit at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. more

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A new show at Mia focuses on bringing accessible American art to the public. more

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