David Galligan has been named Deputy Director/Chief Operating Officer of the Walker Art Center; he previously worked with the Walker from 1986 to 2002.
The Minnesota History Center is displaying moon rocks from the Apollo 11 and Apollo 17 lunar landings.
The hounds start the new year by spreading the word about a Minneapolis theater company interpreting a Disney musical, a Duluth exhibition that places traditional American Indian art and culture in a modern context, and a Mexican restaurant in Roseville that’s become a weekend hangout for improv comedy.
We’ve asked our Art Hounds to tell us about their Minnesota arts and culture highlights of 2011. Here are the music and visual art highlights that we didn’t have to get to on air.
This weekend the museum celebrates its new Project Space in downtown Saint Paul, its first public home in almost four years.
Scott Stulen shares lessons gathered from Open Field, a three-year experiment in participation and public space.
Because seeing art is a lot more fun than drowning in a sea of mashed potatoes and cranky shoppers.
Photographer Cindy Sherman’s work is self-portraiture, minus the self.
This week’s hounds celebrate a St. Paul experimental music ensemble’s ‘Dylan’ fixation, a brilliant Minneapolis repository for Soviet-era art, and a prohibition-era King Lear.
Cori Wegener has combined her military experience with her expertise in the arts to become a leader in protecting cultural heritage worldwide.