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Jan 10, 2018 – Artist Features
Five Things You Should Know About Sarah White

Story by Morgan Mercer // Photos by Bobby Rogers This is the year Sarah White is ready to be unapologetic about her work. She’s nearing the two-year…

Aug 6, 2018 – Artist Features
Art is for Neighbors: Allison Ruby’s Red Garage Studio is Open for All

by Erin Moore, for MPLSART.COM For Minneapolis artist Allison Ruby, gardening, painting, and running a garage gallery all go hand-in-hand. Allison Ruby’s love of art and plant-life…

Jul 6, 2018 – The Call
Hotter Than July

One of my favorite albums from my youth was Stevie Wonder’s Hotter Than July, and though it is not as well known as some of his other…

Jul 5, 2018 – Artist Features
Five Things You Should Know About Jennifer Mack

by Kate Drakulic, Photos by Bobby Rogers With a background in ballet, Jennifer Mack is not your average classically trained artist. A dancer, teacher, and choreographer –…

Jun 11, 2018 – The Call
A letter from the Assistant Director

Dear NEMAA members, Most of you know me as the name at the bottom of emails regarding membership, Art-A-Whirl, and other NEMAA programs throughout the year. I…

Jun 6, 2018 – Artist Features
Speaking in Shapes: An interview with Ashley Mary

by Russ White, for MPLSART.COM Mixed media artist Ashley Mary, who has a studio in the Northrup King Building, talks about her painting, her product design, and…

Apr 2, 2018 – The Call
N Studio and defining the integral

In 2017, NEMAA embarked on a rebranding campaign with our communications and marketing partners at Pollen. Through conversations with them and through their own discovery process, we…

Apr 1, 2018 – Artist Features
Five Things You Should Know About Maggie Thompson

by Russ White, for MPLSART.COM Maggie Thompson wears a lot of hats: artist, weaver, curator, gallery manager, and small business owner, to name a few. She makes…

Mar 12, 2018 – The Call
Evolution of a creative community

As discussed for past 6 months, NEMAA and our board of directors have been going through a strategic planning process, that included deep stakeholder engagement, and evaluation…

Mar 12, 2018 – Artist Features
Five Things You Should Know About Brian Boldon

Story by Morgan Mercer // Photos by Bobby Rogers Brian Boldon is no stranger to risk. The 59-year-old gravitates toward challenges because he’s found the age-old adage…

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