The M Off-Site: Black & White Blues

On view July 19 – 29
In conjunction with the Lowertown Blues & Funk Fest and in partnership with the Show Gallery, the M presents a pop-up exhibition of Marc Norberg’s duotone photographs of iconic American blues musicians.

The American Art Puzzle

Christopher E. Harrison, one of the guest curators for We the People, with an essay on how artists can help us see the whole of the “American puzzle” with fresh eyes and insight, by way of looking closely at its varied pieces.

Saint Paul Murals Project

September 9 – 29
Through the month of September, the M’s artist-in-residence Vanghoua Anthony Vue will be in St. Paul to install three new murals around the city honoring Hmong culture and creative expression.

We the People

David Hamlow: Mirror Stage

City Pages Names Shadowlands the “Best Museum Exhibition” of 2017

City Pages names the M’s Ken Gonzales-Day: Shadowlands the “Best Museum Exhibition” of 2017.

Saint Paul Public Schools Honors + CreatorKids

Presented by the Minnesota Museum of American Art, Saint Paul Public Schools, and Ordway Center for the Performing Arts, this special exhibition features the art of approximately 50 high school students, plus the work of elementary students in the M’s arts education program, CreatorKids.

Seeds of Change – Now at the Minnesota State Capitol

Seeds of Change celebrates the rich culture of Minnesota’s Hmong farmers, while highlighting the beauty of Minnesota’s landscape and our state’s agricultural traditions. Now on display at the Minnesota State Capitol.