Pamela Espeland, Twin Cities Art Journalism Icon, DiesInfluential Twin Cities arts journalist Pamela Espeland passed away Sunday, according to posts to social media from her colleagues.
Best Crafty Classes In MinnesotaLocal art fairs and seasonal exhibits have motivated many to take up arts and crafts. Art and craft classes in Minnesota offer a range of options, from acrylics to handcrafted décor and woodworking.
Bruce Dayton, Target Co-Founder & Governor's Father, Dies At 97Minnesota remembers business legend Bruce Dayton, who passed away at his home Friday at the age of 97. He was the last of the Dayton brothers who grew Dayton's Department Store into the Target Corporation. And he is the father of Minnesota's governor, Mark Dayton.
Ivey Awards To Honor Twin Cities TheaterThe Twin Cities has a vibrant theatre community and deep appreciation for the arts. And the best in the cities will be celebrated at the annual Ivey Awards Monday night at the Historic State Theater.
What To See & Do At The 52nd Uptown Art FairMore than 350 artists featuring limited editions and one-of-a-kind treasures can be found this weekend at the Uptown Art Fair, which is now in its 52nd year.
Art-A-Whirl Twirls Into NE Minneapolis For Its 20th YearThe music and art worlds merge for the 20th year in a row at the Art-A-Whirl festival. It spans northeast Minneapolis, and ranges from avant-garde to fine art. There are more than 50 locations that are hosting events, including art studios, galleries, homes, businesses and restaurants.
5 Little Known Facts About 'A Christmas Carol'Carlo DeVito, author of "Inventing Scrooge" from sister company Simon & Schuster, shares five little known facts about Charles Dicken's "A Christmas Carol."
Designer Erin Gates On Styling Your BookshelfGet tips for organizing your bookshelf from Erin Gates, author of Elements of Style: Designing a Home & a Life from sister company Simon & Schuster.
Read Part Of Author William Kent Krueger's 'Ordinary Grace'William Kent Krueger shares an excerpt from his book "Ordinary Grace." The book is a story of murder in a small Minnesota town in the summer of 1961.
Somali Community Mourns Shooting Death Of Businessman, Supporter Of ArtsThe Somali-American community is mourning the death of a businessman after a shooting. Fuad Ali, 31, was gunned down in the 2600 block of Pleasant Avenue South. He was found lying in the street with a gunshot wound to the back early Wednesday morning.
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Northeast Minneapolis Hosting 18th Annual Art-A-WhirlOnce again, it's time to head over to Northeast Minneapolis to check out local arts, enjoy a wealth of foods, and enjoy the flavor of one of the Twin Cities most unique neighborhoods. The Art-A-Whirl is one of the largest open studio tours in the country.
Local 'Mad Men' Star Returns To Guthrie Stage To find their Mr. Darcy, the Guthrie Theater in Minnesota has turned to a Mad Man. Vincent Kartheiser, who plays the malcontent Pete Campbell on AMC's "Mad Men," will star this summer in a new Guthrie production of "Pride and Prejudice" as the brooding hero of Jane Austen's most famous novel.
240 Artists At American Craft Council ShowArts and crafts aren't just for kids, they're becoming more popular as works of art. Homemade pieces have become more cherished than some manufactured goods and next weekend you can check them all out at the American Craft Council in St. Paul.
Arts Take Lead For Bridge Collapse Anniversary The Minnesota arts community is mounting several works to mark the upcoming fifth anniversary of the Minneapolis bridge collapse.