Current & Upcoming Events

Experimental Works between a Dancer and a Painter: DAMNATION

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Experimental Works between a Dancer and a Painter: DAMNATION photo

Join dancer/choreographer Deborah Elias and abstract painter Barbara Roche in a charged encounter between movement and stillness. Roche’s imposing and dramatic painting “Damnation” provides the emotional force behind this succinct new performance work, the first in a series of experimental works between Elias and Roche.

There will be an informal reception following each showing, offering an opportunity to talk with the artists and a unique chance to view “Damnation.”

Thursday, April 9th Showings at 7 PM and 8 PM in Roche Studio, Studio #442

No tickets are required, however space is very limited. Reserve a seat through Brown Paper Tickets.

$10 suggested charitable contribution.

Bread and Chocolate!

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Bread and Chocolate! photo

Guest Artist Sarah Riley captures the mood and personality of family and friends in her delightful portraits! Join us Saturday for live painting as a few lucky individuals will be captured on canvas!

Saturday, April 18th from 7-10pm

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Featured Artist

Karen Gustafson

Karen Gustafson

Karen Gustafson graduated summa cum laude with a BFA degree from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis specializing in painting and drawing. She received a MFA from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Karen is tenured faculty at Normandale Community College.

Karen has exhibited in galleries and art centers nationally including the Kohler Arts Space in Kohler, WI. Karen was awarded an artist residency at Hambidge Center for the Arts and Sciences in Rabun Gap, Georgia and has traveled, assisted and led study abroad courses in Europe, most recently teaching a semester of Visual Arts in Oxford, England.

News

Manager Debbie Woodward Recieves the First “Vision Award”

Posted on Tuesday, April 07, 2015

Manager Debbie Woodward Recieves the First “Vision Award”

Recently, we celebrated the Northeast Minneapolis Arts District win the title as the #1 art district in the nation according to a USA TODAY 10Best poll. While at the party, our building manager Debbie Woodward received the first ever “Vision Award” from the Northeast Minneapolis Arts District. Debbie has been working hard as building manager for eighteen years. She’s contributed so much to the building and community as a whole and we couldn’t be more proud of her.

Mary Pettis’ “Solitary” Chosen as a Finalist

Posted on Monday, March 23, 2015

Mary Pettis’ “Solitary” Chosen as a Finalist

Congratulations to Northrup Kings own Mary Pettis! Her painting, “Solitary” was chosen as a finalist for the Oil Painters of America’s National Juried Exhibition of Traditional Oils.