Steve McQueen strolled into the conference room in a downtown Minneapolis hotel this afternoon ready to talk. He’s an intense guy, who makes intense films, most recently “12 years a slave.” The movie which unflinchingly examines the horrors of slavery in the South in the 1840s, has drawn critical praise, and helped rekindle the debate Read more →
British director Steve McQueen has added a second public appearance during his visit to the Twin Cities this weekend.
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Prompted by construction noise and limited museum offerings, the Walker Art Center opens its doors for free through Sept. 21. Normally visiting the museum galleries costs $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and $8 for students. The museum is free to members and children under 18, with free admission offered to the general public on Read more →
Tonight visitors to the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis will be invited to sit on a hand braided rug, drink tea and talk about canning and other domestic pursuits. Artist Fritz Haeg inspired this shift from high art to the quotidian, bringing dirt and plants to the sterile gallery spaces that normally make up a Read more →