Welcome to the Aughts
May 5 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
One event on April 29, 2023 at 3:00 pm
One event on April 30, 2023 at 3:00 pm
One event on May 4, 2023 at 5:00 pm
One event on May 5, 2023 at 5:00 pm
One event on May 6, 2023 at 3:00 pm
The 2000s–the decade that brought us questionable content on MySpace, low-rise jeans, and the allure of the pink Motorola Razr sandwiched between the war on terror and the global financial crisis. Welcome to the Aughts serves as an homage to the nostalgia of the decade through the vision of fiber artists while noting the trauma caused by the American cultural sphere. “That’s hot.”
Welcome to the Aughts features the visual artwork of Kristina Fjellman, Samael Leopold-Sullivan, Emma MacLean, Arnée Martin, Natalie Novacek, Chloe Russell Chang, Emily Sannini, Shannon Twohy, and Mikayla Vavreck-Sindt.
About the Snips: The Snips is a feminist fiber art collective founded by Shannon Twohy and Natalie Novacek. The Snips welcomes female-identifying and non-binary/gender-fluid makers comfortable in a femme space. Our work focuses on the intersection of womxn, handicrafts, and pop culture.
You’ll find Welcome to the Aughts at Squirrel Haus Arts (3450 Snelling Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55406) April 28-May 6, 2023.
Friday, April 28: 7pm-9pm (Opening Night Reception)
Saturday, April 29: 3pm-7pm
Sunday, April 30: 3pm-7pm
Thursday, May 4: 5pm-8pm
Friday, May 5: 5pm-8pm
Saturday, May 6: 3pm-7pm
General admission is $10 presale and $15 at the door. Opening night reception is $15 presale and $20 at the door. Economically accessible tickets are also available. Tickets can be purchased online at https://welcometotheaughts.eventbrite.com.
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