Northeast Minneapolis Arts District - The Arts at Work!

Corner to Corner
01 June 2021
Two shows on the Southwest and Northeast corners of the Arts District are going on simultaneously. Zoran Mojsilov's show at the Grain Belt Bottling House, and Witt Siasoco's paintings in a Lowry/Central storefront. Mojsilov's exhibit hosted a collaborative pop up poetry reading (Vimeo below) by Bryan...
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Call for Artists: Creative Response Funds Available for Community-Based Artists to Support Community Well Being
20 May 2021
Photo by Pierre Ware of Harvest Feast by Sayge Carroll and Keegan Xavi. The Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy invites applications for the Creative Response Fund- Community Well-Being grant opportunity. Community...
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Remembering Spencer Silver
20 May 2021
Described in the Casket Arts directory as a retired 3M chemist who has spent the last 30 years painting in acrylics and oils, Spencer Silver’s latest multi-canvas floral and natural works featured ideas about the prairie. When he passed away at age 80 on May 8, we learned (if we didn’t know already)...
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Meet Kenny Niemeyer, intern
20 May 2021
University of MN graduate student Kenny Niemeyer will use his GIS (Geographic Information System) skills to help the Northeast Minneapolis Arts District’s Land Trust Task Force catalog arts spaces, industrial uses and businesses in the Arts District, and meet with arts and industrial building owners. Niemeyer...
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If Northrup King Buildings' walls could talk
20 May 2021
The undeveloped buildings in the Northrup King complex, 1500 Jackson St. NE, each present interesting challenges or opportunities. Northeast Minneapolis Arts District board members got a sneak peek tour May 24. Artspace is committed to maintaining the existing artist studio space in current configuration....
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