Best of MN 2020: Arts & Culture

Graffiti artist Peyton Scott Russel, rapper Nur-D, drummer JT Bates, musician/actor Dua Saleh, and more

See the Sistine Chapel Ceiling Up Close at Mall of America

It all began with a less-than-ideal visit to the Sistine Chapel in Rome.“I didn’t really enjoy the experience,” recalls Martin Biallas, founder and CEO...

Weekend Best Bets: Oct. 8-11

This weekend around the Twin Cities: art shows, Broadway numbers, and online theater
A Black Lives Matter mural on Plymouth Avenue in Minneapolis

“Black Lives Matter” Mural Kicked off George Floyd-Related Art Projects

The Minnesota African American Heritage Museum also plans an exhibit of Justice for George Floyd murals
"Foot in the Door 4" at Mia

Fall Arts 2020: Top Upcoming Twin Cities Museum Events

Art exhibits and installations spanning media make for stunning debuts at Mia, the Walker, and more
Leslie Barlow

Fall Arts 2020: Leslie Barlow’s Vivid Portraits Explore Mixed-Race Identity

The Minneapolis-based artist has responded to the police killing of George Floyd with intimate murals
Seitu Jones is Two Stars' mentor for the Forecast project for the Midway Public Art

Q&A: The Rise of Artist Angela Two Stars in the Twin Cities

Two Stars plans to dig into Minnesota’s landscape, history, and current events with commissions and sculptural works
Rendering of the new Franconia Commons building

Fall Arts 2020: Franconia Sculpture Park Gets an Indoor Reimagining

Ginger Shulick Porcella speaks on the Shafer sculpture garden's new spaces debuting this fall

Take a Day Trip to Franconia Sculpture Park

A short drive from the Twin Cities, it’s a great socially distant quick trip
A sneak peek at Jessica Bishop's piece in Light Grey Art Lab's "World Roulette"

“World Roulette” Exhibit Brings Escapism to Minneapolis

The virtual and in-person exhibit is the latest global collaboration by Light Grey Art Lab

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