'Egypt’s Sunken Cities' On View In MinneapolisSome of the greatest finds in the history of underwater archaeology are on display beginning Sunday at the Minneapolis Institute of Art. "Egypt's Sunken Cities" is the result of work done by explorer and archaeologist Franck Goddio and his team. They raised the treasures from their watery hideaway after more than 1,000 years.
Finding Minnesota: Midwest Art Conservation CenterThe Midwest Art Conservation Center is one of the few facilities dedicated to art conservation in the United States.
Visitor's Guide To Minneapolis Institute Of ArtsWith so many visitors, you'll need to get through the crowd or at least secure a space if planning to tour this art museum hot spot. Make the most out of your trip to the MIA with all the tips and tricks you'll need to enjoy one of Minnesota's top places to visit.
Best Abstract Art Exhibits In MinnesotaMinnesota's thriving arts scene goes a little abstract at these local exhibits.
Goodbye 'Minneapolis Institute Of Arts,' Hello 'Mia'The Minneapolis Institute of Art, in the midst of record attendance, is proving to be a sassy centenarian. Officials announced Thursday the museum is undergoing a rebranding in its 100th year, and will now simply be called by feminine first name "Mia."
Young People To Cast Aluminum Sculptures For Display At MIAYoung people in a special program will get a chance to see their sculptures on display at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts.
Wander Minnesota: 'Inspired By Books' At The MIAAt the Minneapolis Institute of Arts , of course there's always so much going on around visual arts. But the museum also offers frequent tours of a literary bent: Inspired by Books, tours that combine the museum's extensive visual arts collection with themed explorations of books.
MIA Celebrates Record AttendanceThe Minneapolis Institute of Arts is celebrating record attendance. For the fiscal year that just ended, 752,000 people visited the art museum. That's up 16 percent from the year before.
Woman Arrested In Stabbing Death Of 21-Year-OldAuthorities say the person stabbed to death Wednesday near the Minneapolis Institute of Arts was 21-year-old Anthony Richard Morgan of Minneapolis.
1 Dead After Stabbing Near Minneapolis Institute Of ArtsOne person is dead Wednesday after being stabbed a couple blocks north of the Minneapolis Institute of Arts.
Mpls. Institute Of Arts Among Museums Returning Looted Artifacts To ItalyThe United States on Tuesday officially returned 25 artifacts looted over the decades from Italy, including Etruscan vases, 1st-century frescoes and precious books that ended up in U.S. museums, universities and private collections. Italy has been on a campaign to recover looted artifacts.
Best Family-Friendly Museum Exhibits In MinnesotaThe exhibits at these Minnesota museums are fun for the whole family.
MIA Celebrates 100th Birthday With Massive SculptureThe Minneapolis Institute of Arts is celebrating its 100th birthday by kicking off a $1 million fundraising campaign. The money will be used to pay for a new outdoor sculpture that, right now, is out in front of the museum.
Wander Minnesota: May Is Minnesota Museum MonthIt’s almost May — and that means it’s Minnesota Museums Month the annual celebration of all that Minnesota has to offer in the way of museums. And that’s quite a lot. It’s a considerable bounty, with about 600 around the state.
Minnesotan To Meet: Fundraiser Blythe BrendenBlythe Brenden represents the third generation of a family known for giving, and it's her tireless work for the community that makes Brenden this week's Minnesotan to Meet.