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Minneapolis Artist Captures Bakken’s Life, Landscape In 25 Paintings

More than two dozen paintings that depict life and landscape during different seasons in the heart of North Dakota’s oil boom, including workers operating machinery, a train loaded with shale crude and pickup trucks lined up outside a church, will be showcased for the first time next month.

05/23/2015

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Dayton Questions Civil War Murals In His Office

Gov. Mark Dayton is playing art critic as he questions whether a stately meeting room in his office suite at the Capitol still need five separate murals depicting Civil War battle scenes.

01/21/2014

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St. Paul Demolishing The Dangerous & Quirky Neighborhood ‘Art Park’

There’s a tiny little park in St. Paul that the neighbors seem to like. The problem is the city just found out about it. Now the so-called Peoples’ Art Park on Wells Street will be demolished as the city said some of the walls and sculptures are dangerous.

08/07/2013

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Bobby Vee Displaying Paintings At Minn. Gallery

Former 1960s teen idol Bobby Vee is displaying his paintings this weekend at a central Minnesota art gallery.

12/01/2012

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Finding Minnesota: Art 4 Shelter, Not Your Typical Art Sale

Art collectors take pride in the paintings and sketches they’ve gathered. Starting Thursday in Minneapolis, everyone has a chance to buy some original works of art, at prices that are truly a steal. But there’s a catch.

05/02/2011