Entries by Susannah Schouweiler

Lecture: Art in Context

Sun., July 14 at 2 p.m.
Join M Executive Director Kristin Makholm as she explores contemporary Native American art in the M’s permanent collection, including works by George Morrison, Frank Big Bear, Julie Buffalohead, and Wendy Red Star.

Finding the Great Outdoors in Museum Storage

In March 2019, multidisciplinary artist Moheb Soliman was artist-in-residence at the M. In this essay, he relates how his search for Great Lakes-related landscapes in the M’s collection led to an unexpected deep dive into unexpected waters: the seldom-considered, eccentric database used to catalog and store archival information about the artworks held by the museum.

Type Illustration – Remixed

Type Illustration – Remixed * Thurs., Oct. 10, 17 & 24 @ 5 – 7:30 p.m. * Learn to create illustrations with hand-rendered typography and letterforms using creative techniques like drawing, painting, block-printing, and collage.

Curator Tours

Thurs., July 18, 6 p.m. * Sun., Aug. 18, 2 p.m.
Dig deeper into what’s on view in the galleries – explore the M’s summer exhibitions with our curatorial team.

Artist Talk: Moheb Soliman

Thurs., July 11, 6 p.m.
Multidisciplinary artist Moheb Soliman was in-residence at the M this spring. In this conversation, he’ll tell us about his experience delving into the museum’s collection and record-keeping infrastructure.

Conversation: Kahlhamer and Mining the Museum

Sat., July 27 at 2 p.m.
Jill Ahlberg Yohe (Minneapolis Institute of Art) and Laura Youngbird (Plains Art Museum) join Kristin Makholm, Executive Director of the M, for a conversation about how Native American visual culture resonates through Brad Kahlhamer’s work.