Arts & Culture

Arts and culture

This Saturday is the 10th North Shore Iron Pour and scratch block workshop:The Bob Dylan Manhole Project. It begins at noon and continues until 6 p.m. and will take place at the Old Duluth Armory on London Road across from the Rose Garden.

Radio Gallery 09-28-2011: Jeffrey Kalstrom

The 15th Annual Crossing Borders Studio Tour begins September 23, 2011 and continues through October 2, 2011. It features 8 studios and 22 artists along the Highway 61 corridor from Two Harbors to Grand Portage.

Radio Gallery 09-21-2011: Lee Ross

Franconia Sculpture Park will be hosting the 15th Annual Franconia Art & Artists Celebration on Saturday September 24th from 10:00am to 10:00pm. The sculpture park is located at 29836 St. Croix Trail in Franconia, MN.

Radio Gallery 09-14-2011: John Hock

The Duluth Art Institute will be presenting the collaborative efforts of Lydia Diemer, Betsy Hunt, Riley Hanick, and Zach Moser in the George Morrison Gallery. The opening reception takes place September 8th and there will be an artist dialogue on August 18th from 5 - 7 PM.

Radio Gallery 09-07-2011: Lydia Diemer

Altered Esthetics, a non-profit community-based art gallery, will be opening an exhibit titled "Home" with an opening reception on Friday, September 2, 2011 from 7pm-10pm. Altered Esthetics is located at 1224 Quincy St NE, in Minneapolis, MN.

Radio Gallery 08-31-2011: Kristin Thompson

The Tweed Museum of Art is currently presenting Psychedelic Signatures:Rock & Roll Posters the Collection of Andrew & Victoria Olson. It will be on display until December 11, 2011.

Radio Gallery 08-24-2011: Andrew Olson

On Saturday, August 20, 2011 at 12 a.m. the billboard located at the intersection of E. Central Entrance and S. Blackman Avenue in Duluth, MN will take part in a 48 hour showing of The Billboard Art Project. David Morrison joins Radio Gallery to share more details.

Radio Gallery 08-17-2011: David Morrison

Local sculpture artist Sean Elmquist joins Radio Gallery this week to share the ideas behind his work. He is currently displaying his art at Ochre Ghost Gallery, which is a space dedicated to promoting the work of young artists in the community. Ochre Ghost Gallery is located at 22 N 2nd Ave E, Duluth, MN 55802.

Radio Gallery 08-08-2011: Sean Elmquist

Washington Studios will be featuring the work of Barb Savage and Sharon Postance in an exhibit titled "Moving Along." The opening reception is held on Friday, August 5th from 6-8 p.m. at Washington Studios located at 315 N. Lake Ave. Duluth, MN.

Radio Gallery 08-03-2011:Barbara Savage

The McKnight Visual Artists Fellowship Exhibition is presented this year at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design. The recipients of the McKnight Artist Fellowships for Visual Artists are Matthew Bakkom, Cameron Keith Gainer, Aaron Spangler, and Andr?a Stanislav. They will have their work on display at MCAD until August 19, 2011.

Radio Gallery 07-20-2011: Cameron Gainer

John Beltman joins Radio Gallery to talk about the art and tradition of woodwork and boatbuilding in celebration of the 2011 Duluth Music & Maritime Festival. The festival takes place July 15th-18th with live music entertainment, food, fun, and the historic tall ships.

Radio Gallery 07-13-2011: John Beltman

The Grand Marais Art Colony celebrates the 21st Annual Grand Marais Arts Festival on Saturday, July 9th at 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and on Sunday, July 10th from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. with over 70 artists showcasing their work.

Radio Gallery 07-06-2011: Grand Marais Arts Festival

Lillian Egner, the program and volunteer manager at The Soap Factory, joins Radio Gallery this week to share details about the upcoming 10 Second Film Festival. It is an exciting event that will take place on July 4th directly following the fireworks at St. Anthony Main.

Radio Gallery 06-29-2011: 10 Second Film Festival

Jake Kapsner, one of the coordinators for Park Point Art Fair, joins us in the studio this week to talk about how this event is significant to the arts and to the community as a whole. This year is the 41st Annual Park Point Art Fair and takes place June 25-26 at Park Point in Duluth, MN.

Radio Gallery 06-22-2011: Park Point Art Fair

This week Radio Gallery revisits our interview with Wing Young Huie, a photographer originally from Duluth. His exhibit titled "Identity and the American Landscape: The Photography of Wing Young Huie" opened at the SZ Arts Center in the renowned 798 Art District in Beijing in December 2010.

Radio Gallery 06-15-2011: Wing Young Huie