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Inside the Making of Black & White Blues

A conversation with photographer Marc Norberg, about his years-long series capturing the legendary artists and venues that shaped America’s great blues tradition.

Recap: What’s the Future of Afrofuturism – and Museums?

The M and Mia recently co-presented a panel conversation about Afrofuturism, Black Panther, colonialist legacies, and museums. Read on for highlights and context for this timely event.

Conversation: (Un)Natural Landscapes

December 15, 2 p.m.
Artists David Bowen, Teo Nguyen, and poet G.E. Patterson discuss their work in the context of the American landscape, real and imagined.

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.

Saint Paul Murals Project: The Artworks

Learn about each artwork that made up the St. Paul Murals Project, the artists who created them, and the meaning behind them.

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.

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.