Activity

  • Anne Rynearson's, St. Paul, features large scale abstract paintings exploring the experience of rural landscape. Exhibit runs July 18 – August 24, 2016. 
  • Jehra Patrick updated the Artwork Artist Pass
    The Mn Artists Pass program offers local artists especially affordable, year-round access to the Walker Art Center. Active Mn Artists members working in all disciplines are eligible to apply for the $25 annual pass, which includes the following benefits: Unlimited free admission to the Walker Art Center galleries Discounts on select Walker and Mn Artists events Tuition discounts for Mn Artists workshops and lectures Special ticket offers to select Walker lectures, workshops, and performing a…
  • Join Philip Bither, McGuire Director and Senior Curator of Performing Arts, as he unveils the 2016–2017 Performing Arts season and shares stories about bringing the best in international contemporary performance to the Walker. Get the scoop at this inside/outside celebration. Happy Hour, 5:30–7 pm Season Announcement by Philip Bither, 6 pm Live Music by Guitarist John King and DJ Paper Sleeves Ticket Giveaways and Special Offers Skyline Views from the Terraces
  • Jehra Patrick updated the Opportunity Chairs with Flair
    Chairs with Flair Tuesday, July 19, 2016 Solar Arts Building, Minneapolis Join us at Chairs with Flair, a unique art event and silent auction of upcycled furniture transformed into original works of art for the benefit of Bridging. Don't let the name fool you though: this event is so much more than just chairs! Local artists will select all types of furniture from our warehouse - chairs, tables, lamps, and more - and will transform them into one-of-a-kind works of art. All auction pieces are cre…
  • It is mid-March 2010, and I am deep in the belly of the Walker Art Center archives, settling in to watch a videotape retrieved for me by the archivist. The tape is supposed to contain footage documenting a question-and-answer session which followed a performance I have been researching for months: the notorious appearance of performance artist Ron Athey and his cast at Patrick’s Cabaret in 1994, which under Walker’s aegis featured selections from Athey’s Four Scenes in a Harsh Life (1992) …
  • Artists are Startups is a two-day symposium-meets-charrette discussing present and prospective models for artist-driven platforms. Artists have long been identifying systemic gaps, devising platforms, and bootstrapping new venues, coalitions, and presentation models, which have risen up to compete with traditional and outmoded mainstays. While artists have worked as individuals, and collectives, to initiate and launch new formats as solutions to the missing aspects of our ecosystem locally, and…
  • Jehra Patrick posted a new Venue workroom
  • Joyful is the Dark will feature a selection of large scale paintings, works on paper and text based works that explore painting as site. In 2014, Kent returned to abstract painting after a 3 year hiatus, during which she pursued subjects of representation, narrative, occupation and presence through mediums such as sculpture, video and drawing. With a renewed interest in abstraction, Kent began making works that function as studies in an effort to define a painting language. This on-going collect…
  • REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS:2017 RAC EMERGING ARTIST SERIES AT ROCHESTER ART CENTER ABOUT ROCHESTER ART CENTER Rochester Art Center continually strives to engage visitors of all ages in the creation, contemplation, and appreciation of the visual arts. As a non-collecting institution, the Art Center focuses it efforts on presenting temporary exhibitions throughout the year featuring established local, national, and international artists as well as emerging artists from diverse backgrounds, working in a…
  • REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: 2017 RAC EMERGING ARTIST SERIES AT ROCHESTER ART CENTER ABOUT ROCHESTER ART CENTER Rochester Art Center continually strives to engage visitors of all ages in the creation, contemplation, and appreciation of the visual arts. As a non-collecting institution, the Art Center focuses it efforts on presenting temporary exhibitions throughout the year featuring established local, national, and international artists as well as emerging artists from diverse backgrounds, working…