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New Gallery. New In Person Exhibit! To make a reservation for BOOTY BODY go to https://t.co/Wb8GrWTZMm https://t.co/bkCfEXPlN3https://t.co/Wb8GrWTZMm
7/14
2021
@AngelaDavisMPR @MPRnews Thank you so much for that INCREDIBLE interview! We all loved it Angela. ❤️
7/10
2021
Tune in to @MPRnews at 11:00 am to hear Angela Davis interview Kevin Kling about Zoomtopia! Thank you! https://t.co/VcyecXC9HL
7/8
2021
Watch Kevin Kling from our new show! https://t.co/XWsA4oZSWi
6/16
2021
@AuthorityMgzine @Oprah YES!! Please :)
6/8
2021
It’s been 25+ years since Jeanne Calvit started Interact. Read how she brought her vision for Interact to fruition… https://t.co/I5xQnEr2LU
6/7
2021
Tickets now on Sale! https://t.co/wvuNexWtJN https://t.co/1YCWZug3qu
5/25
2021
We’re all very excited about the release of our new show, “Zoomtopia,” next month! Watch this @KSTP story for a pre… https://t.co/rfxNwGYxuK @givemn @GRACFfoundation @ILCM_MN @AlMaauunMN @bdoteschool @BCLaboratory @lc4yf @PRIMEbroads Thank you @givemn !!!Announcing the most recent overnight #GiveAtHomeMN bonus grant recipients! Full list at https://t.co/te0yCfbDGd Co… https://t.co/X2VFcEvXbV
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5/10
2021
May the 4th be with you! Coming soon: A never-before-seen collection of drawings by Interact cast member, Ian Disc… https://t.co/wDFRJ4pXtU
5/4
2021
#earthday2021 #interactartist #staff https://t.co/iDM5bGPHtu
4/22
2021
@RuizNews Thank you so much for this incredibly well done story!The heartwarming love story of two Interact performers is getting national attention. Watch this beautiful piece by… https://t.co/XOWq3kyhpV
3/29
2021
"Take A Look" is made possible by the generous support of Cow Tipping Press and Minnesota Humanities Center.⁠The online panel will feature Interact artists Davida Kilgore and Virginia Townsend alongside Cow Tipping authors J… https://t.co/JBztYTXlz5Featured here is "Between Two Men!" a drawing by Peder Hagen in response to Alex Junge's poem of the same name.⁠ T… https://t.co/i4jf2TqwfqThe book is published by Cow Tipping Press, as well as a series of digital audiobooks that animate each poem as it… https://t.co/rS5QasvJLcOver the course of a few months in late 2020, a group of Interact artists met weekly online to discuss the poems of… https://t.co/sEECI7JYP6Announcing our first exhibition of 2021, "Take A Look." 🌞 Launching on Wednesday, March 17, "Take A Look" dovetails… https://t.co/qa6Md6pGNB
3/15
2021
Join our partners @humanities and @cowtippingpress for their upcoming event, Neurodiverse Literature and Art! This… https://t.co/1URwTfNwFu
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3/11
2021
To learn more about our collaboration with KARA, visit https://t.co/MOc4PBnQYkMy personal experience has made me acutely aware of how identity for many is multilayered. I am drawn to creative e… https://t.co/yBqusAD6iP. I learned pretty quickly, however, that physically and culturally I didn't fit into society's singular molds of C… https://t.co/xxkglZSMzM"I was born in Los Angeles and raised in Hong Kong with a very artistic Caucasian-American mother and a self-made e… https://t.co/wf5FKblzCF
3/10
2021
Lift Every Voice: Race, Disability & Equality in the Performing Arts. Interact artists will be participating in th… https://t.co/0wpE8jTCLi
3/8
2021
Be one of the first 50 registrants and receive a free copy of the Best of Cow Tipping Vol. 3, which features the li… https://t.co/9QA76Bo7eyOn March 17, Interact will be part of an event hosted by the Minnesota Humanities Center: Neurodiverse Literature a… https://t.co/UTb0fD0XLQ
3/2
2021
Throughout the brand’s history, Law has invited individuals from around the world to document themselves with KARA… https://t.co/AB9wi5SuqTSimilar to how individuals select songs to sing in their own way, the series invites individuals to wear the produc… https://t.co/DgL5u3A8aSLaunched on February 23, Law is partnering with four artists from Interact for Spring 2021. The project is a contin… https://t.co/5vOpUCZsS1Each design is a blank canvas that the wearer can project themself upon — reflecting the attitude that you should w… https://t.co/TrmnO6xOegInspired by designer Law's personal journey, the brand highlights the multifaceted individual and recognizes that a… https://t.co/81MMYfrKTBFounded by American and Chinese designer Sarah Law in 2013, KARA is an enthusiastic celebration of being many thing… https://t.co/DnioZ2eHQ8A few of the stunning visual collaborations between Interact artist Andrew Seymour and NYC-based accessories brand… https://t.co/NBuo2sSPhSWe are thrilled to announce a new collaboration with New York City-based accessories brand KARA. The project launch… https://t.co/bR77fWuVcx
3/1
2021
KARA Highlights Progressive Arts Center in New Project https://t.co/MAhwZpxm2m via @hypebae @InteractArtshttps://t.co/TTr8zYkLWs
Retweeted by Interact Center for the Visual and Performing ArtsNew York-based accessories brand KARA has tapped @InteractArts to include collage works of four disabled artists to… https://t.co/RTQgLaHltK
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2/25
2021
Thank you to @InteractArts for your work to empower artists with disabilities. It’s so fun to support… https://t.co/N8GynmxkEc
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2/24
2021
It's never too early to wish everyone a happy valentines day! Spread the love around by telling us in the comments… https://t.co/XU2Bo3G7wm
2/12
2021
You can find the suite of prints, as well as a selection of original drawings by Peder, here: https://t.co/iYvt8UNuAm“Some people say, ‘Oh, I want to live in Cressia,'" he says. "I think that people wanting to live in a different wa… https://t.co/IFp7eIIJu5Peder's work expresses a commitment to living a slower, more creative life. “Drawing and doing art – even if it’s c… https://t.co/vT2CRge8PtInspired by renaissance fairs and illuminated manuscripts, each piece is laced with allegory and symbolism. Many of… https://t.co/kLyXRfPT69We’re also sharing a major throwback photo of Peder at an exhibition of his work in 2006! For Peder, the act of dra… https://t.co/uUZvn5UPaaThe third print, Two Ladies Meditating Among the Flowers, portrays two elaborate figures set against a tangerine sk… https://t.co/7u0g3jNFoWThe newly released suite of prints includes two untitled works that Peder refers to as Cressian textiles. In a vibr… https://t.co/twHz6tOrffDreamt up in countless sketchbooks and catalogued across hundreds of drawings, Hagen's Cressia is built on four pil… https://t.co/lG3a7pMRROExciting news! For the first time ever, we are thrilled to offer archival digital prints of three original works by… https://t.co/KhQDaEvYo6Two of our artists were featured on WCCO today talking about their relationship. Check it out! Thank you WCCO-TV… https://t.co/CQND63to2J
2/9
2021
"For if a race has no history, it has no worthwhile tradition, it becomes a negligible factor in the thought of the… https://t.co/ERn1ctcozcHe said the teaching of black history "Was essential to ensure the physical and intellectual survival of the race within broader society.Interact believes in inclusion for all. February marks the start of Black History Month and historian Carter Woodso… https://t.co/8sC0I2kNVI
2/3
2021
In recent paintings, Devin Wildes responds to photographs that friends and family send him. In large swaths of brig… https://t.co/pVzj7YrBv3
1/29
2021
Reasons to check your mailbox by David Wright. 💛✏️ Each card is an original work of art, drawn by hand. Available n… https://t.co/hgSCsQTeII
1/25
2021
Michael Engebretson, "Space Class 5 Blue Jay," 2020, watercolor and pen on paper, 9 x 11 inches (sold) Michael's p… https://t.co/DaEP3dgZFa
1/21
2021
"Hate is too great a burden to bear. I have decided to love." Martin Luther King Victor Van, "Martin Luther King,… https://t.co/cnNXMiYK3A
1/18
2021
Our remote workshops have helped artists like Koko Dehn pursue his passion through the pandemic. Learn about his st… https://t.co/wF6rwzG3aPWe had to share this charcoal drawing by Philip Price, even though it sold. It's a rare landscape piece by Philip,… https://t.co/p0teWYswcPDelicate flowers by Rachel Esparza. 💘 Rachel first began practicing out of Interact in 2009, and we're excited to s… https://t.co/HR05YG5Gm3
1/11
2021
Janice Essick, "This is a Picture of a Lady in the Nude," mixed media on paper, 18 x 24 inches⁠ ⁠ Another one of Ja… https://t.co/Z4wtv271Xd
1/6
2020
Happy New Year! We will be closed Thursday and Friday and reopen on Monday, January 4th. Stay Safe everyone!!
12/30
2020
If you're curious about vaccination schedules for adults with disabilities in Minnesota, here is a piece by KSTP th… https://t.co/S7iuwpJLOY
12/28
2020
Vance Diamond is inspired by outer space, which is where he gets ideas for most of his drawings and paintings. When… https://t.co/Nf00knjddb
12/21
2020
This stack of fiber wearables includes work by #BDGWolfe, #TerinaPierce, #JillReedy, #KramerHegenbarth, and… https://t.co/GQ2590gqsOIt's been exciting to fulfill each of your orders, to see what struck you, and to hear from artists as their work g… https://t.co/ivfUKzkSlzWe are blown away by the outpouring of support for our Great Big Holiday Sale this year. Many of the artists have e… https://t.co/byhmv7ByUt
12/15
2020
Recent works, like "Halloween Train" and "Dino Christmas," illuminate fantastical worlds whose subjects intermingle… https://t.co/0LZdBBSjxfAshlea Karkula works primarily in acrylic paint, building up layers of highly saturated, bright colors to create vi… https://t.co/4Jo4OrLtny"Dino Christmas," a Jurassic diptych by the talented Ashlea Karkula. 🦖 Each page is 24 x 18 inches, making this pai… https://t.co/uuiQCjegoH
12/14
2020
After I study a place for awhile, I sketch out the buildings that make up the location,” he says. ⁠ This piece is a… https://t.co/ZuNqdPh4tcavid Wright, "Chinese Theater," 2019, mixed media on paper, 24 x 17 inches.⁠ David’s technicolor cityscapes are in… https://t.co/T2GhmX9umB
12/10
2020
Although these two pieces in the first tweet have sold, you can find more work by Tim in our webstore here ~ https://t.co/YY91gmuGeJRecent drawings and paintings feature two-headed fauna, kaleidoscopic landscapes, and technicolor trees, their subj… https://t.co/KNbZWNFavQAmong other things, his work is an ongoing exploration of color. Figures are defined by their rainbow outlines and… https://t.co/Ad92PFrAbBBeing deeply interested in materiality and alternative approaches to mark-making, Tim has used a wide range of medi… https://t.co/Z9xg0DGmQNTimothy Traver works across painting, bookmaking, sculpture, and collage, using his artistic practice to build imag… https://t.co/Mb7I78YPdb
12/9
2020
This untitled work on paper by David Wright is still available. 💐 You can find it here: https://t.co/jY9Pf0UNMP https://t.co/FSWxBe9iyV
12/8
2020
Krystal Lewis, "Lady Supermodel," 2019, mixed media on paper, 24 x 19 inches. ⁠ ⁠ Our webstore is always open, and… https://t.co/tnZkF2cf44
12/7
2020
Peder rarely tears a page from his fairy books to sell individual drawings, but he has parted with these three for… https://t.co/whvbM5OBbU“They each have a different task of what to take care of in nature,” he says. Common Spring Fairy 160, for example,… https://t.co/Tazd9XjCItPeder Hagen has been working on filling the pages of multiple sketchbooks with fairy drawings for over a year. He t… https://t.co/06Yuta3hHg
12/1
2020
Purchasing art from Interact helps support our community of talented local artists. Watch this @kare11 story to lea… https://t.co/ND5dFZpEhd
11/30
2020
Happy Thanksgiving! We will be closed Thursday and Friday for the Holiday and will be back on Zoom on Monday, Nove… https://t.co/of5LuCzuSqHe describes the way that his brain works as “just like a cyborg: part human, and part machine,” and he hopes that… https://t.co/sMJwRe2QeaAn avid autism advocate, Michael would like viewers of his work to understand how, as he says, “the autistic mind operates.”Embracing their human, cyborg, and extraterrestrial qualities, they develop more equitable healthcare systems and r… https://t.co/TWMPPNCVHZHis work illuminates an intricately mapped future existence beyond Earth, where inhabitants travel through galaxies… https://t.co/ivoWtrceDNFor the first time ever, we’re excited to share the visual art of Performing Arts cast member Michael Engebretson.… https://t.co/1NdjjVc2JB“Minds, minds can coexist. Can coexist with other people, with everybody. Isn’t that awesome?” - Michael Engebretso… https://t.co/AaYKU5KXsY
11/25
2020
Nostril specialist Matt Zimdars. 🌱👃 Matt spent the warmer months this year taking photos of his garden, which he th… https://t.co/82465DhS3g
11/24
2020
You can find more of Bart’s work in our Great Big Holiday Sale at https://t.co/WIeBPg4h4z.“My subject matter tends to vary depending on both materials and the feel of my surroundings,” says Bart. “Some rec… https://t.co/GrdJ1DPj3gBart is sharing a series of small alcohol ink paintings in this year’s Great Big Holiday Sale. 🌈 Each of these co… https://t.co/uH6Kzozu9c
11/23
2020

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