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  • Opening Reception: Friday, June 8, 6:00–9:00 p.m.  Undoubtedly, the rise of Instagram has changed the experience of art viewing. Released in 2010, the photo and video sharing app now boasts over 800 million users worldwide. Artists, particularly visual artists, who had to promote themselves and their art by sending out slides or CDs or by building an individual website can now disseminate their images across the globe with a single post. The potential to create a following is enormous. But In…
  • MCAD Gallery posted a new Event Foodways
    Opening Reception: Friday, June 8, 6:00–9:00 p.m. with catering by the Sioux Chef Community Day: July (date TBD), 1:00–4:00 p.m. Featuring hands-on art-making activities, tea and honey tastings, and an MCAD-Whittier Bake-On Contest juried by Amy Theilen, author of Give a Girl a Knife and The New Midwestern Table. Taking its title from the study of food-related behavior and patterns of membership in community, Foodways highlights how contemporary Minnesota-based artists use the subje…
  • MCAD Gallery posted a new Event Made at MCAD
    Main Gallery Reception: Friday, March 30, 6:00–8:00 p.m. Awards Ceremony: 7:00 p.m. This annual juried exhibition features the best work submitted by current MCAD students pursuing degrees in design, fine arts, media arts, and entrepreneurial studies. Participants have a chance to win five $200 cash prizes for Jurors’ Choice as well as an array of semi-fabulous gifts. GUEST JURORS Luis Fitch, 2014 McKnight Visual Artists Fellow and founder/creative director of UNO Branding Jessica Hender…
  •   Established in 1981, the McKnight Artist Fellowships provide annual, unrestricted cash awards to outstanding Minnesota artists in ten areas. Eight arts organizations oversee the administration of the fellowships and structure their own programs to respond to the unique challenges of different creative disciplines. The goal of the McKnight Fellowships for Visual Artists program is to identify talented Minnesota visual artists whose work is of exceptional artistic merit and who are at a care…
  • MCAD Concourse Gallery Reception: Friday, January 19, 6:00–8:00 p.m. Seamless is a word that many might use to describe the look of any short film or animation. But the visual storytelling process is a varied and often arduous one that takes years to complete. This exhibition features eight international filmmakers who employ a wide range of techniques to create compelling stories that elicit delight, disgust, laughter, and tears. The selection of participating artists was made by MCAD Media A…
  • This inaugural program pairs a visiting critic with two McKnight Visual Artist Fellows and offers attendees an opportunity to learn more about the fellowship recipients as well as how their work intersects with broader contemporary art ideas and concerns.  Please join us for the final McKnight Visual Artist Discussion Series with 2016 fellows Erik Benson and Julie Buffalohead in conversation with Hrag Vartanian, editor-in-chief and co-founder of Hyperallergic. The discussion will be held at Mia…
  • This inaugural program pairs a visiting critic with two McKnight Visual Artist Fellows and offers attendees an opportunity to learn more about the fellowship recipients as well as how their work intersects with broader contemporary art ideas and concerns.   Please join 2016 McKnight fellows Leah Edelman-Brier and Monica Haller in conversation with Christian Viveros-Faune, New York-based art critic and curator. The discussion will take place at Mia in the Pillsbury Auditorium. Admission is fre…
  • This inaugural program pairs a visiting critic with two McKnight Visual Artist Fellows and offers attendees an opportunity to learn more about the fellowship recipients as well as how their work intersects with broader contemporary art ideas and concerns.   Please join us for the second installment of the McKnight Visual Artist Discussion Series with 2016 fellows Pao Houa Her and Caroline Kent in conversation with Andria Hickey, senior curator at MOCA Cleveland. The discussion will take place a…
  • This inaugural program pairs a visiting critic with two McKnight Visual Artist Fellows and offers attendees an opportunity to learn more about the fellowship recipients as well as how their work intersects with broader contemporary art ideas and concerns.  Please join us for the third installment of the McKnight Visual Artist Discussion Series with 2016 fellows Tia-Simone Gardner and Jay Heikes in conversation with Jamillah James, curator at the Institute of Contemporary Art, LA. The discussion…
  • MCAD Concourse Gallery Reception: Friday, January 19, 6:00–8:00 p.m. Seamless is a word that many might use to describe the look of any short film or animation. But the visual storytelling process is a varied and often arduous one that takes years to complete. This exhibition features eight international filmmakers who employ a wide range of techniques to create compelling stories that elicit delight, disgust, laughter, and tears. The selection of participating artists was made by MCAD Media A…