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February 19, 2020
Thousands of life jackets worn by refugees attached to pillars at Minneapolis Institute of Art
MINNEAPOLIS — Thousands of life jackets worn by refugees making the dangerous sea journey from Turkey to Greece were installed Tuesday, Feb....
February 19, 2020 - 5:41pm
February 15, 2020
Minnesota man changes paths from police officer to clothing artisan
CLOQUET, Minn. -- Herb Fineday maneuvered black velvet through the steady hum of his industrial sewing machine. Both hands pressed firmly as...
February 15, 2020 - 8:00am
Original Bob Ross painting rediscovered in Duluth
DULUTH — The star piece of Monday, Jan. 13's exhibition opening was scheduled to arrive at 5 p.m. and leave at 7 p.m. Until then, there was...
January 15, 2020 - 3:00pm
January 14, 2020
Hello, Dali: North Dakota's first major surrealist exhibition offers view of the famed artist's life
FARGO — Things are getting pretty surreal at the Plains Art Museum, and that’s entirely by design.
January 14, 2020 - 7:00am
December 13, 2019
Paint by numbers: Whether it's 8, 11 or 40, local artist illustrates the Bison football greats
FARGO — The sanctuary for Tom Herzog is a small room with a portable heater and an endless potential for imagination. With small windows facing...
December 13, 2019 - 8:00pm
December 5, 2019
'Everyone wants to be a winner': Photographer focuses on young farmers and their animals that didn't get top prize at the fair
FARGO — R.J. Kern didn’t grow up on a farm or around livestock, but later in life, his nomadic upbringing brought out an appreciation of...
December 5, 2019 - 7:08pm
November 7, 2019
Steam cloud rising from buffalo conjures vision for Oglala Lakota; video spreads on social media
PINE RIDGE, S.D. — Charles “Bamm” Brewer knew from years of experience that the buffalo would bunch up in a certain canyon as they were...
November 7, 2019 - 5:33pm
September 28, 2019
Minnesota couple learns painting bought 40 years ago is Bob Ross original
CROSSLAKE, Minn. — Each day when Larry Walton backed his car out of the pole barn, he’d see the oil painting that reminded him of his bush...
September 28, 2019 - 10:42am
September 21, 2019
Duluth artist brings children's imaginations to life with hand-crafted toys
DULUTH — Shari Bradt likes “to play.” Whether she’s sewing stuffies or finger puppets of a character from one of her children’s drawings,...
September 21, 2019 - 12:00pm
September 10, 2019
Grand Forks artist 'deeply' hurt by Greywind's murder raising awareness of missing and murdered indigenous women
GRAND FORKS — The news of Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind’s murder struck artist Kimberly Forness Wilson "so totally deeply" that she started...
September 10, 2019 - 6:00am
August 29, 2019
Horseshoe buffalo brings artistic touch to South Dakota couple's lakeside home
MITCHELL, S.D. — A unique sculpture of a buffalo now graces the northwest side of Lake Mitchell, thanks to a local couple who purchased it...
August 29, 2019 - 9:00am
August 27, 2019
10 years of toil: Artist completes final panel in military branch series
CAMP RIPLEY, Minn. — For a decade, artist Charles Kapsner of Little Falls has sketched, painted, researched and interviewed military personnel...
August 27, 2019 - 8:00am
August 21, 2019
'North Dakota was awful lucky to have him': Friends remember photographer Leo Kim
FARGO — By the time Leo Kim came to North Dakota, he had been pushed out of China where he was born to Korean immigrants, fled to Hong Kong,...
August 21, 2019 - 6:00am
July 27, 2019
Northern Minnesota artist brings magical realism to her oil paintings
ELY, Minn. — In Wendy Rouse’s art stash, you’ll find the usual paints and brushes — also plastic babies, a tiny toy construction worker...
July 27, 2019 - 4:25pm
July 18, 2019
Minnesota curator collecting art by bike across the state
Nine days from now, if all goes according to plan, Dana Sikkila will complete the final leg of a 600-mile bicycle tour from Grand Marais to Mankato,...
July 18, 2019 - 9:12am