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First Thursday in the Arts District

Thursday, August 02, 2018

First Thursday in the Arts District photo

Thursday August 2, 2018 from 5:00-9:00 PM

Rain or shine, staycation or visiting the Twin Cities, it is a great time to stroll the studios of the Northrup King Building and bring your family and friends. You will find works of art in nearly every art medium and color including painting and drawing, photography, sculpture, ceramics/pottery, glass, hand crafted jewelry, mixed media, furniture and more. Find that special piece of art for your home or as an original gift.

August 2nd we will bring back the “Create Your Own Ice Cream Sundae” bar. We will provide you with complimentary ice cream and toppings and you create your sundae. Meet us at the Main Entrance and get started making your own Sundae.

Featured Artist

Jeannine Kitzhaber

Jeannine Kitzhaber

Jeannine Spooner Kitzhaber is an artist and educator from the Twin Cities. Kitzhaber earned a BFA and an MFA in Studio Art, with an emphasis in Painting and Drawing from the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, where she also studied art history and English. In 2013, Kitzhaber was awarded a Minnesota State Arts Board Grant to create 10-12 new artworks about physical and intangible maps.

Kitzhaber has been a professional artist for over 20 years, exhibiting her work in regional, national and international venues. In addition, she ha received grant for travel, mentorship and course redesign at the University of Wisconsin – River Falls where she teaches Painting, Drawing, Design, Senior Seminar and Thesis Exhibition classes. An award winning artist, Kitzhaber creates her artwork out of Studio 370 in the Northrup King Building in Northeast Minneapolis.


Alison Price ‘Witnessing Waves’ series featured on MN Original

Posted on Sunday, July 01, 2018

Alison Price ‘Witnessing Waves’ series featured on MN Original

Alison Price’s ‘Witnessing Waves’ series honors the scores of migrants that have made this country their home, gently witnessed by the ancient oaks lining the Mississippi river. MN Original captures an informative interview with Alison. Click on the link to view the video.

You can find a large body of Alison’s paintings in the Tres Leche gallery (#173) at the Northrup King Building or see more of her work at