Rosemary Furtak, the Walker Art Center’s librarian of 25 years, defines artist books as those that “refuse to behave like a book … books that have no pages, books that refuse to open …
A wash of art and alternative media called The UnConvention hope to make a public splash through the Sept. 1-4 run of the Republican National Convention.FROM WALKER ART CENTER
Artists and designers are invited to submit yard signs to MyYardOurMessage.com around the theme of what it means to actively participate in a democracy.
Playwright Kira Obolensky talks about her role in the collaborative endeavor Permanence Collection, an in-gallery play she co-wrote with Ed Bok Lee. “We wrote the piece in its first draft as an exquisite corpse.”FROM THE WALKER ART CENTER
The Walker Art Center’s teen council has put together a Corruption Collection, ranging from an Enron award to a bag of Doritos. Tanya Bui reports.FROM THREESIXTY JOURNALISM
The first Jewelry Artists Mart is held at the Walker, and it’s captured on video.FROM WALKER ART CENTER
Brand names. Fighting-fit cowboys. Tawny men with cheeks you could rest highballs on.
Bloggers are having a bit of back-and-forth about a recent performance piece at Walker Art Center called “Hey Girl!” by Romeo Castellucci and Societas Raffaello Sanzio.FROM THE WALKER ART CENTER
Architecture and design experts love to look down on suburbia.
St. Paul-based photographer JoAnn Verburg talks about her work; more than 60 pieces will be exhibited at the museum starting this weekend.FROM THE WALKER ART CENTER
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