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  • ArtPrize is teaming up with the the Walker Art Center and mnartists.org in Minneapolis to host Pitch Night, and one night event where one artist will leave with a $5,000 grant to create an ambitious installation at a centrally located ArtPrize Venue.   Every fall, over 1,500 artists from around the world descend on Grand Rapids, Michigan, to compete for half a million dollars in prizes. Their installations fill the city, from museums and galleries to restaurants, banks, and city parks. During t…
  • ArtPrize is teaming up with the the Walker Art Center and mnartists.org in Minneapolis to host Pitch Night, and one night event where one artist will leave with a $5,000 grant to create an ambitious installation at a centrally located ArtPrize Venue.   Every fall, over 1,500 artists from around the world descend on Grand Rapids, Michigan, to compete for half a million dollars in prizes. Their installations fill the city, from museums and galleries to restaurants, banks, and city parks. During t…
  • Jehra Patrick updated the Opportunity Gallery Intern
    Waiting Room is an exhibition space, an art consultancy, and a call to action to no longer be passive, waiting artists. Founded and directed by artist Jehra Patrick, Waiting Room is not a commercial gallery, but rather a new, non-fixed platform intended to support artists through visual and personal networks. Born out of a start-up ethos, Waiting Room insists that artists can bypass the traditional gallery model and grow their own audiences through genuine relationship-building. The duration and…
  • Eva Rose Cohen is an artist who makes comics, fine art, hand-decorated textiles, and album art for musicians. Eva has exhibited in the Q.arma Building during Art-A-Whirl and in group shows at the Solar Arts Building, Cult Status Gallery, CO Exhibitions, Altered Esthetics, and other Minneapolis gallery spaces. She has also been involved in projects and residencies in New York City; in 2014, she participated in a Jewish museum studies-focused residency cosponsored by Tent: Encounters with Jewis…
  • Eva Rose Cohen is an artist who makes comics, fine art, hand-decorated textiles, and album art for musicians. Eva has exhibited in the Q.arma Building during Art-A-Whirl and in group shows at the Solar Arts Building, Cult Status Gallery, CO Exhibitions, Altered Esthetics, and other Minneapolis gallery spaces. She has also been involved in projects and residencies in New York City; in 2014, she participated in a Jewish museum studies-focused residency cosponsored by Tent: Encounters with Jewis…
  • The water levels of White Bear Lake are low. There are arguments about the cause. A lawsuit has been filed against the Department of Natural Resources. There is a proposal to build a pipeline and bring water in from the Mississippi River to return lake levels to “normal.” I see crows. The only snow left is in the shade. It’s 42 degrees and spit raining; yesterday, it was 60. I see trash in backyards, blown over plastic playhouses; orange, yellow, and blue toys, all strewn over brown grass.…
  • Jehra Patrick updated the Opportunity Gallery Intern
    Waiting Room is an exhibition space, an art consultancy, and a call to action to no longer be passive, waiting artists. Founded and directed by artist Jehra Patrick, Waiting Room is not a commercial gallery, but rather a new, non-fixed platform intended to support artists through visual and personal networks. Born out of a start-up ethos, Waiting Room insists that artists can bypass the traditional gallery model and grow their own audiences through genuine relationship-building. The duration and…
  • Comments Section: Curating the Internet Thursday, March 24, 7 pm Walker Art Center, Free In the midst of Yelp reviews, Pinterest boards, and personalized algorithms, who are the cultural authorities for selection, decision-making, and connoisseurship? Artists and field professionals discuss the liberal and democratizing language of curation, collecting, and taste-making in the digital age. Comments Section programs will feature open and informal discussions-in-the-round to encourage debate an…
  • Jehra Patrick What’s unexpected for me is that I’ve not actually been able to spend time with your work, or get acquainted, online. There's not a trace of you! By contrast to the way that we acquaint ourselves with other artists now, where there’s so much available online that you can have a preconceived idea of what artist’s work is about before seeing it in person — that can be challenging too, because work often is meant to be experienced in person. Lizzy Marshall That’s why we’…
  • Jehra Patrick What’s unexpected for me is that I’ve not actually been able to spend time with your work, or get acquainted, online. There's not a trace of you! By contrast to the way that we acquaint ourselves with other artists now, where there’s so much available online that you can have a preconceived idea of what artist’s work is about before seeing it in person — that can be challenging too, because work often is meant to be experienced in person. Lizzy Marshall That’s why we’…