The Minneapolis Creative Index 2018

NE Minneapolis Arts District The 2018 Creative Index report is out. It has an array of statistics that we would recommend every arts fan in the city should read. Being versed in the city’s own statistics helps artists stand up for...

The Artist Perspective in the Neighboorhood

With the big changes happening in NE on many levels from the new development, lots of new businesses moving in, parking issues, to changes in habits of the community. In every meeting I have attended residences talk about the same issues and challenges. But we are not...

Art Galas in the Arts District

Marcy Open Gala and Yinghua Annual Gala are both having their annual galas at the Grain Belt Bottling house in the Northeast Minneapolis AD this year. (So many NE artists have children that attend these two schools and have been very involved with programming. Marcy...

Art Washing Development at Grain Belt

The Grain Belt complex area around the historic buildings is about to be redeveloped. Two proposals are on the table, each with solutions for the broad city needs of housing and energy uses. Many artists attended Council Member Steve Fletcher’s March 8 open...