Critic / reporter | Visual art


Art Shanty Projects returns to Lake Harriet this weekend with a COVID-proof plan

Opening Saturday, the annual outdoor winter art event is geared toward fresh-air experiences.


Minneapolis art exhibit tells a different sort of Russian fairy tale

Andréa Stanislav's fascination with "Cosmism" guides her show at the Museum of Russian Art.


University of Minnesota project offers an online portal to Mexican-American art

Website allows scholars and the public alike to search nearly 20,000 works of art.


Book by Black Minneapolis photographer shines a light on queer immigrants of color

N. Musinguzi, whose parents emigrated from Africa, explores themes of home and belonging in "The Letter Formally Known as Q."


Pink, blue and Goldberg colored the year in visual art

1. "The Contemporary Print: 20 Years at Highpoint Editions." This year the Minneapolis Institute of Art purchased the complete archive of work from Highpoint…


Bill Cottman, photographer, poet, radio host and mentor to Twin Cities artists, dies at 77

He began hosting KFAI's "Mostly Jazz" in the mid-1990s.


Walker Art Center and Minneapolis Institute of Art close the books on a year of learning

Cost-cutting helped both Twin Cities cultural institutions balance their budgets.


David Hockney takes the stage again at the Walker

More than 200 works survey the protean Pop artist's long career.


City of Minneapolis shines spotlight on local artists in a 'once-in-a-lifetime' new building

Officials will introduce 17 artworks at a public celebration Friday evening.


Hmong Cultural Center celebrates expansion of its storefront museum in St. Paul

More than $150K worth of grants from organizations including Google made it possible.