October 2016

Welcome to In the District: news from the Northeast Minneapolis Arts District. October is the start of the Fall art event season. Lots of performances, Artist talks, Art Crawls, and  First Thursdays. Below are some of the big highlights not to be missed.

Hydro-Illuminata Cast Iron Performance Event

Please join James Brenner in celebrating 
Hydro-Illuminata on the banks of the Mississippi River
on October 1, 6:30pm. A cast iron event featuring performances by visiting artists, students of the Minnesota Waldorf School, members of the Macalester College Pipe Band, and Rhythm of the Saints.

Hydro-Illuminata is an outreach project that uses the community engagement principles of public art and art-making to bring the Mississippi Watershed Community into a deeper conversation about improving water quality and protecting watershed resources.

October 1, 6:30-9:30pm
Banks of the Mississippi at MWMO
2522 Marshall St. NE
Minnespolis, MN 55418

Northeast P.E.E.P.s
(People, Events, Exhibits, Places)

Happenings In Northeast

Manifestationsaltered esthetics, in partnership with the   Twin Cities Horror Festival will exhibit at  The Southern Theater
Opening reception: Thursday, October 27, 5:30pm.
Exhibition: October 21 - November 7, 2016

Open Casket October 7, 8 and 9 
Our premier open studio event of the year.
Running on Climate 
Saturday, October 8, 2016, 7:30pm

Launching and Landing, Grain Belt Bottling House 
Reception: Saturday, October 8, 5:30 - 8:30pm
Exhibition:  October 1-29, 2016

October Classes and Open Studios
Hours: Fri-Mon 7am-6pm, Tue-Thu 7am-9pm
Reception: October 15, 7-11pm 
Exhibition: October 1 - 30, 2016
Maidan John Diebel, 2016

Who Put The Bee In Your Bouquet? Terrence Payne, 2016

Rosalux Gallery (exhibition December 3 - 31, 2016) announces a national call for entries for the 12th annual Open Door juried group exhibition. 

2001 A SPACE
October 28, 2016
First Thursdays in the Arts District

Thursday, October 6, 2016, 5-9pm


Three Main Goals 
of  Arts District Planning

1. Continue to discuss who we are as a community. 
2. Continue to define the v ision of the next 10 to 15 years, in order to drive the decision making.
3. Start a framework on how we can finance the goals of the district. This goal is only possible to discuss if the other two goals can be met.
Recent studies to consider reading: 
5.   Take the survey for the  CREATIVE MINNESOTA
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