Artist Ann Wood recreates flowers, insects, fruits, vegetables, and other earthly items using handcut paper and mixed media

Woodlucker’s Paper Botanicals Are Full of Life

Every detail matters in Minneapolis artist Ann Wood’s entrancing body of work—from flower petals to seeds
Screenshot from "Amazing Grace" trailer/YouTube

Paisley Park Kicks off Concert Film Series

Featuring Stax Records, Aretha Franklin, and Dave Chappelle

Our Top 9 Instagram Posts of 2019

Here are our top 9 highest performing, attention-grabbing, most interactive posts from last year
Hot Air Affair

Winter To-Do List: 46 Can’t-Miss Events

Get up north, downtown, to theaters, among the clouds, jamming out, fishing, eating, riding a giant kite across a frozen lake—and more January through February
Monarch Migration Shanty soars again in 2020

The Art Shanty Projects Return with Fresh Life, Funding, and Purpose

After a year in peril, the pop-up village makes an eagerly awaited comeback on Lake Harriet
From left: Minnesota Historical Society's Rita Walaszek, Mattie Harper Decarlo, Ben Gessner, and Kate E. Beane

Native-Curated Exhibit Opens at Minnesota History Center

New exhibit "Our Home: Native Minnesota" explores the state's complex Indigenous history—and, for the history center, faces historic wrongs
Expressionist Figure/"Name No Names," by ©Marlene Dumas, 2005

Weekend Best Bets: Nov. 15-17

This weekend around the Twin Cities: Maria Bamford, "Pride and Prejudice," charcuterie how-to, and more

Minnesota Native Writes and Directs Upcoming Political Thriller: The Report

Scott Z. Burns tackles CIA and White House corruption in newest film.
Hieu Minh Nguyen

Best of MN, 2019: Arts & Culture

Lizzo, Amy Klobuchar, Dua Saleh, "Sahan Journal," and more put Minnesota on the map for arts and culture in 2019
Foraged jewelweed by Hejny and Sardelis

“Foraged” Uses Local Plants to Dye Gorgeous Works of Art

A textile artist and a painter show Minnesota’s natural colors in an exhibit at Gamut Gallery