Directory profile: California Building Co.
The California Building in Northeast Minneapolis Arts District is a former grain mill turned studio building for working artists. The building and its owners have a long commitment to arts, community, and arts sustainability in Northeast Minneapolis. The first art studio building in the NE area, artists began renting studios and making art here in the 80's. The tenants include emerging, mid and late career artists in a variety of disciplines. Building owners, John Kremer and Jennifer Young purchased the property in 1991 and have rented studios to artists ever since.
California Building has monthly open studio events on First Thursdays and Second Saturdays, gallery events, classes in a variety of mediums and is an original annual Art-A-Whirl participant and supporter.