Crafting New Material Vocabularies

A profile of acclaimed NY-based artist Sheila Pepe, who will premiere a site-specific fiber art installation in the museum’s new sculpture court when the M reopens in late 2018.

A Groundbreaking for the New M

The M’s groundbreaking ceremony on Jan. 30 with city and state leaders celebrated the start of construction and a new beginning for St. Paul’s only art museum.

VIDEO: Saint Paul Murals Project

Go behind the scenes of the Saint Paul Murals Project: See the artworks unfold, and hear from the team of artists commissioned by the M, as they talk about the project and their experiences with local Hmong elders and families leading up to its completion in fall 2017.

Recap: A Conversation on Process and Place, Told in Tweets and Video

A recap and streaming video of an M Off-Site conversation at Third Place Gallery on December 7, with poet Sun Yung Shin and artists Mike Hoyt and Witt Siasoco.

VIDEO: A Conversation with Deana Haggag

Watch a conversation with Deana Haggag, CEO of United States Artists, joined by local poet and arts advocate Venessa Fuentes and Public Functionary cofounder Tricia Heuring from a program presented by the M, in partnership with the Ordway, in October 2017.

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.

A Singular View of American Art in 60 Minutes

Tuesday, April 24, 6 p.m.
Special event for M members: Take a virtual tour through the inaugural exhibition in the new museum, “100 Years and Counting,” and hear the latest about what’s coming up for the museum.

Animate the M

Wed., May 2, 8 a.m. or 12 p.m.
Join us at Town & Country for a free breakfast or lunch to hear about all the exciting creative opportunities coming up, and help us bring the new M to life!

2018 Honors Visual Art Exhibition

On view May 17 – June 3
Meet the dedicated teachers and talented honors art students whose works are featured in this year’s competitive Honors Visual Art Exhibition, co-presented by the M, SPPS, Indigenous Roots Cultural Arts Center, and the Ordway.

Take a Bus Tour through the M’s History in St. Paul

Saturday, June 23, 1 – 4 p.m.
Writer and local historian Andy Sturdevant leads a tour by vintage bus through the M’s past lives and homes in St. Paul.