Community Convening: Minnesota Dance and the Ecstasies of Influence

Sun., Nov. 10, 2 – 4 p.m.
Attend a conversation with dance makers centered on art practices at the intersection of visual art and dance.
Free * RSVP requested

Just for M Members: Meet the Curator

Sun., Nov. 17, 1 p.m.
Get to know the M’s new Curator of Exhibitions, Laura Joseph, and hear more about her curatorial projects, past and present.
Free * RSVP requested

Curator Tour

Sun., Nov. 17 @ 2 p.m.
Take a tour through the M’s fall exhibition with Curator of Exhibitions Laura Joseph.
Free * RSVP requested

The Deeper Half Blue: A Workshop with Joe Namy

Wed., Dec. 4, 1 – 3 p.m.
Explore art-making that uses sound as a tool for transformation, including exercises and discussions around the politics of music and sound.
Free * RSVP requested

The Deeper Half Blue: Listening Session with Joe Namy

Sun., Dec. 8, noon – 4 p.m.
What gets amplified in our pockets, on our screens, in our DMs? Join an assembly of artists, dancers, and poets for a collective listening experience, using music as material to address modes of deep listening in difficult times.
Free * RSVP requested

Guided Tour: Women, Gender, and Sexuality Scholar Sima Shakhsari

Thurs., Dec. 12, 6:30 p.m.
Take a guided tour through the fall exhibition led by U of MN Women, Gender, and Sexuality scholar Sima Shakhsari.
Free * RSVP requested

The M Commissions a New Skyway Installation

On view through 2018/19
Twin Cities book artist and printmaker Laura Brown created an installation for the skyway over Robert Street, with distinctive screenprints and colorful signage-inspired designs made just for the M.

Saint Paul Murals Project

Ongoing
In September 2017, the M’s artist-in-residence Vanghoua Anthony Vue and a team of local artists from the Hmong community installed three murals, commissioned by the museum, around St. Paul honoring Hmong culture and creative expression. Two of those – in the museum’s Center for Creativity and on the Jackson Street Parking ramp – are on view.