Origami in the Garden

Origami in the Garden: Horses

Origami in the Garden is the latest outdoor sculpture exhibit on display at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. The collection by artists Jennifer and Kevin Box is made up of 40 large-scale origami sculptures made out of bronze, aluminum or steel. As you wander around the gardens near the visitor’s center, you’ll find cranes perched on rocks, […]

Power and Beauty in China’s Last Dynasty

Power and Beauty in China's Last Dynasty: Qing Vases & Plates

I highly recommend going to see Power and Beauty in China’s Last Dynasty at the Minneapolis Institute of Art before it closes next month. The incredibly well-curated and beautifully designed exhibition explores different facets of imperial life during China’s last dynasty, otherwise known as the Qing dynasty, which spanned more than 250 years (1644-1912). I […]

Spring Blooms: Art in Bloom

Art in Bloom 2018: Modern Art Gallery

Art in Bloom was packed this year! According to the Minneapolis Institute of Art, more than 52,400 people attended this year’s event, which has to be a record. After the never-ending winter we had this year, I’m actually not surprised that so many people came out of hibernation over the weekend to experience spring. I […]