Where's Art? with Annie Dugan: in order to form a more perfect art world ...

Apr 13, 2020

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UMD Design students give folks a chance to see how virtual galleries work and look at the internet's favorite commodity: cute pets.

Their Lend a Paw virtual exhibitis up and you can find out more here.


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Annie got a week's extension on her assignment to make a "how to hang artwork properly" video ... but she sent this link to tide you over for the time being.


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The Nice Girls of the North are launching Virtual shopping with the Nice Girls


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And folks are asking - how is this going to affect the art world? Is this a disruption that provides a way to rebuild the way we want to see things go in the future? https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/18/arts/design/how-to-save-museums.html

Meanwhile, a recent conversation took place with  American Indian businesses, artists, and entrepreneurs in the Twin Cities, Duluth, and Bemidji about how best to help artists and other indigenous businesses weather these challenges ... you can listen to the story from Minnesota Native News here.