Egypt’s Sunken Cities

Minneapolis Institute of Art: Egypt's Sunken Cities

Don’t worry, there’s still time to visit Egypt’s Sunken Cities at the Minneapolis Institute of Art if you haven’t seen it yet! Keep reading for a little more background about the exhibit and a sneak peek at some of the impressive artifacts in the collection. In 2000, underwater archaeologist Franck Goddio and his team discovered […]

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 […]

Spring Fling: Art in Bloom


It’s time for Art in Bloom at the Minneapolis Institute of Art, which can only mean one thing…spring is officially here! (Finally!) Art in Bloom is definitely one of my top springtime musts, along with stopping by the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum to wander through the blooming crabapple trees and the fragrant lilac groves. If you […]