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Walker Art Center presents contemporary visual arts and design exhibitions; dance, theater, and music performances; and film screenings.

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This Thursday + Friday, Pulitzer Prize finalist @hearnedogg performs a new theatrical song cycle inspired by the po… https://t.co/M1N96mwEdb
11/19
2019
Hear from poet @DorotheaLasky, whose poems became the source material for @hearnedogg's "In Your Mouth." In this fr… https://t.co/v56uMGgljA
11/18
2019
Explore the Walker's newest exhibition "The Expressionist Figure" on a tour led by curator Joan Rothfuss, along wit… https://t.co/5ihHdrEXh6This work by #JoanMiró emphasizes the power of the unconscious mind. Although most of the elements in his work are… https://t.co/XJKFGAkKFq
11/17
2019
Walker curator @pavelpys wrote, museums are “embracing disciplines typically beyond their mission or programs, evid… https://t.co/xUEMllqZQf
11/16
2019
"The Expressionist Figure," an exhibition opening Sunday built around the 79 drawings that Kelen and his wife, Miri… https://t.co/5zjzgWeswQ
11/15
2019
@larsleafblad @avmartel @Meda_MN @TheBrandLab @Famous_Daves Congratulations @avmartel and all the best!Read "Some Notes on Black Connected Matter," by Tia-Simone Gardner → https://t.co/MRKYCcVNfFIn Assembly Hall, we are presented with a moment of pause... having accumulated significant lives through serial to… https://t.co/gFQUz1jPQ2
11/14
2019
@klcarter1216 It's interesting to think, Ruskin would have been 18 years old the year Michigan became a state. @ecgrim Great photo!“Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is really no such thing… https://t.co/HTrvL6I9NmSee you tonight for the free 7 pm screening of "Waves." Free tickets for this special #prerelease screening are ava… https://t.co/jTp9zwwZLE
11/13
2019
#SoundUnseen20 opens tonight with the @PJHarveyUK doc 'A Dog Called Money' at the @walkerartcenter!… https://t.co/YQW5MI8idC
Retweeted by Walker Art CenterMinnesota-based artists of all disciplines are invited to submit a proposal to serve as a guest curator for a one-n… https://t.co/XLgDGRnUZc
11/12
2019
READ 'The Strand Generation: Marcus Hu on 30 Years of Cinematic Collaboration' @walkermag to hear more about our or… https://t.co/71ceziX7EU
Retweeted by Walker Art Center“Trey Shults’ tense third feature positions the turmoil of an African American family in riveting cinematic terms,… https://t.co/lE59W4PBHZ
11/11
2019
"A Beautiful Friend and a Moral Force": Photographer JoAnn Verburg remembers curator and experimental film champion… https://t.co/QL3uBvKdkWCelebrate @SoundUnseen's opening night with "A Dog Called Money," a film that follows the collaboration between pho… https://t.co/jeh4hGVBde
11/9
2019
"Our environment also impacts our physical and mental health....Plants improve air quality, but also help people to… https://t.co/wKtwkg96aWIn relation to the Walker's screening of Bjork's debut film, "The Juniper Tree," Jack Zipes muses on the idea of wo… https://t.co/niKPymC39J
11/8
2019
OPEN CASTING CALL: The Walker is seeking actors, dancers, musicians & members of the public to activate 10 artworks… https://t.co/IykSqLLSfM
11/7
2019
"The choreographer Bruno Beltrão is challenging the conventions of hip-hop while grappling with his country’s volat… https://t.co/LKXCwYV0EIWe are saddened to have lost the fearless and adventurous #SallyDixon—a champion of avant-garde filmmaking and… https://t.co/BCFFaXaB92
11/6
2019
As Price opened her SLOW DANS trilogy Oct 25 @WhitworthArt, curator, @pavelpys talked with Matthew Fenton of… https://t.co/dO4N4TybsqIn this rare US performance, Bruno Beltrão and Grupo de Rua deconstructs hip-hop, unleashing popping and breaking i… https://t.co/takC9Bple4
11/5
2019
"An ethereal gem that's ready to be rediscovered." — Indiewire Set in medieval Iceland, Nietzchka Keene’s "The Jun… https://t.co/3zZduIgbrA
11/4
2019
As an impetus to his artistic practice, Jonathan Herrera Soto asks if the museum, as both a physical and conceptual… https://t.co/oU4LHcAVK2
11/3
2019
In 1966 On Kawara created an idea that he would subscribe to for the rest of his life. He made a work daily, and if… https://t.co/XDeQB1ZxI7
11/2
2019
Celebrating the remarkable collection recently donated to the Walker, "The Expressionist Figure: The Miriam and Erw… https://t.co/vdV1G5ATFp"You're unlikely to have seen many (or any) films that resemble Bait...immediately thrilling – in its abrupt, spars… https://t.co/3KKH5GVxSj
11/1
2019
Katharina Fritsch explores German fairy tales with, "Hexenhaus und Pilz (Witches House and Mushroom)."⁠ ⁠ "Hansel a… https://t.co/cF5PA51kzK @SecretsCity Wow! Thank you. Will we see you there?"Only Lovers Left Alive is richly atmospheric...Its soundtrack ranks with Jarmusch’s most idiosyncratic...It makes… https://t.co/FVnei6OYWY🎃Spend Halloween at the Walker! Groove to spooky jams from MAKR, take a haunted tour of the Minneapolis Sculpture G… https://t.co/wZuDi7VpnS
10/31
2019
@WalkerArtMedia winning 💯🎃Minnesota-based artists of all disciplines are invited to submit a proposal to serve as a guest curator for a one-n… https://t.co/cpGrvN09zLA young starlet relaxes, unaware of the enormous hand reaching through the window and the figure lurking in the sha… https://t.co/J8rregnS9B
10/30
2019
Between the Haunted Garden Tours led by @dangerouslinda from American Ghost Walks, you may want to show off your co… https://t.co/zeRWhqIhIzTickets to the 2019 British Arrows Awards are now on sale! See screening times → https://t.co/WwUgSaXvqB https://t.co/sH6CkpRYc8
10/29
2019
The roughness of Cornwall has too often served as a foil to the middle-class reserve of the British, offering an es… https://t.co/k5D4AD8mI0 @moshejm Wonderful. Thanks for sharing. We are very glad you enjoyed the show!
10/28
2019
Few artists have captured the public’s imagination with the force of #FridaKahlo. We remember her on her birthday w… https://t.co/ocxW8WkbIb“Only Lovers Left Alive,” @JimJarmusch's cultural carousal screens at 7 PM on #Halloween. Featuring coolly culture… https://t.co/9Pe9I2O0bk
10/27
2019
#Minnesota-based artists of all disciplines are invited to submit a proposal to serve as a guest curator for a one-… https://t.co/1a5q7lGnBd
10/26
2019
Happy Birthday #PabloPicasso! "Buste de femme au chapeau," will be on view in "The Expressionist Figure," opening t… https://t.co/WNFOMeDe3OLoch na hEala (Swan Lake) @TeacDamsa : "It’s a mix of Ancient Irish mythology and modern Ireland, with live Nordic-… https://t.co/Z0Hg3f8k9D
10/25
2019
OPEN CASTING CALL: The Walker is seeking actors, dancers, musicians & members of the public to activate 10 artworks… https://t.co/rlHtDEZxn3
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10/24
2019
From young Syrian filmmaker Waad al-Kateab, "For Sama" is an intimate letter from mother to child chronicling war,… https://t.co/9nLbR2T3Yx
10/23
2019
From the imagination of Michael Keegan-Dolan, one of Ireland’s foremost dance-theater makers, comes a gorgeous, lar… https://t.co/gsSvz0zFmG
10/22
2019
We are saddened to lose #HuangYongPing, an artist who confronted established definitions of history and aesthetics… https://t.co/uAbcdnGycu
10/21
2019
@fentybeauty @philamuseum Designs for Different Futures, organized by the Walker Art Center, @philamuseum, and the… https://t.co/x6BoZW9d8rWHEN THE PRO FILT'R FOUNDATION RANGE IS SO ICONIC THEY HAD TO PUT IT IN A MUSEUM!!! Thank you @philamuseum for fe… https://t.co/DCes6B0kOu
Retweeted by Walker Art CenterThe beautiful colors of fall - red, yellow, orange—and blue! #MinneapolisSculptureGarden https://t.co/rlhGGl892s
10/20
2019
#SherrieLevine modeled "Black Newborn" (1994) after pieces from the early 20th-century sculpture by Constantin Bran… https://t.co/mbxu6afsXl
10/19
2019
"McCraven is among the vanguard of the most exciting group of Chicago-based musicians since the original crystalliz… https://t.co/midQW3vVLg
10/18
2019
We celebrate the birthday of #KerryJamesMarshall by exploring “Gulf Stream,” now on view. This work reimagines Wins… https://t.co/ojWaiF042X
10/17
2019
“The Lighthouse” is sold out. If you wanted to see this screening, and you’re not in this line already, you may wan… https://t.co/HRe9fMx5vtWe are really excited about tonight's free screening of "The Lighthouse." We will begin giving out tickets at 6 PM… https://t.co/IxSTMgozLXBreaking rules and defying categorization, beat scientist @MakayaMcCraven performs at the Walker this Friday with o… https://t.co/87m1SDD5vz
10/16
2019
Join us for a trio of films by celebrated female Iranian directors Marzieh Meshkini and Rakhshan Bani-Etemad. Toget… https://t.co/zF2oyV8kFpAs two isolated lighthouse keepers, #WillemDafoe and #RobertPattinson deliver secretive, rum-soaked performances in… https://t.co/pEChZlCOxH
10/15
2019
"Work like there is no tomorrow." Britt Robson at the @StarTribune interviews @MakayaMcCraven in advance of his wo… https://t.co/ZdguWeY4GbPostcommodity's codex, a form of pictographic storytelling rooted in Mayan and Aztec cultures, investigates the Twi… https://t.co/FPo9sKqMGY
10/14
2019
Marked by coffee cups or wine, these napkins record otherwise disposable impressions from Rabih Mroué’s daily routi… https://t.co/1Pv7z5nUo0
10/13
2019
While strikingly transforming expansive landscapes, native plants have many environmental and wildlife benefits. Re… https://t.co/Apwj2k87xI
10/12
2019
See over 90 works by master printmaker #JasperJohns in a new exhibition, premiering tomorrow at @cmoa. "An Art of… https://t.co/0HUxeXLj9w"Rodriguez recognizes strategies of appropriating, representing, and reproducing pictures as necessary for a contem… https://t.co/TSYrX60Fzw
10/11
2019
To prepare for @MakayaMcCraven's Walker-commissioned work debuting Oct 18, @jeremygantz connects with the artist to… https://t.co/JBb5OdJT0U
10/10
2019
Diagnosed with ovarian cancer, a young journalist interacts with her grumpy client, dysfunctional family, misogynis… https://t.co/9VHlRRJdkbThe online launch of our #Interdisciplinary Initiative, made possible by @MellonFdn, is here. It supports our commi… https://t.co/iSRn1JL4Gd
10/9
2019
Does this spark joy? This question has flourished thanks to Marie Kondo. By extension the question, guides us to cl… https://t.co/a8eH6W24cR @Artforum Congratulations @PtldMuseumofArt!
10/8
2019
The Curtain Wall House, designed by Shigeru Ban, reveals the openness synonymous with contemporary life. Architectu… https://t.co/4tgdhdZWAE
10/7
2019
Artist and black feminist scholar Tia-Simone Gardner will host a discussion on archives in relation to the lives of… https://t.co/O508AS5GmZ
10/6
2019
On #WorldTeachersDay we would like to recognize teachers everywhere including the talented educators at the Walker… https://t.co/jZU1NEAKmP
10/5
2019
We are so excited to see you tomorrow during First Free Saturday, where we will make art with @NorthernClayCtr, rea… https://t.co/DDxK9YwwOe
10/4
2019
Carissa Rodriguez's "The Maid" is a short film that focuses on six sculptures residing in various locations—an auct… https://t.co/ESOB2v5daN
10/3
2019
We welcome @KatieSAMA as the new director of @artsmia. Congratulations! https://t.co/iAcXNSPs6P
10/2
2019
Through his sculptural assemblages and Sun Ra–meets–Sam Cooke sound, @lonnieholley has emerged as a singular Americ… https://t.co/kUq51KhoD8
10/1
2019
When a former prostitute returns home rich, an economically devastated village is seized with new hope—until they l… https://t.co/TYMjDjwBy0The #WalkerArtCenter Names Henriette Huldisch as #ChiefCurator and Director of Curatorial Affairs. Walker Executi… https://t.co/IxTdhXbdNC
9/30
2019
Turner-prize winner #ElizabethPrice discusses "FELT TIP" – her recent Walker Art Center commission with @FVU. "FEL… https://t.co/OMUvWKjpJE
9/29
2019
Opening soon, "#CarissaRodriguez: The Maid," a new exhibition featuring a short film that focuses on six sculptures… https://t.co/nSO44XwyoJIn making their stop-action animation "The Wolf House," (final matinée screening at 2) @MCAD Visiting Artist, Crist… https://t.co/ae54sD0k4W
9/28
2019
Njeri Githire, assoc prof of African American & African Studies at the U of MN, writes on Djibril Diop Mambéty’s 30… https://t.co/Nhyep2Rbth
9/27
2019
People everywhere are loving @lizzo! Her hit song “Truth Hurts” just became the longest-running Billboard Hot 100 #… https://t.co/duj7PeeITb"The best aspect of "Assembly Hall" is that if you’re at all sensitive to the world in which we live, you can’t jus… https://t.co/DZXPQI7dLo
9/26
2019
The Bitterness of Honey: scholar #JackZipes reviews "The Wolf House" #LaCasaLobo, screening tonight, by Cristóbal L… https://t.co/J2FfOCFftGAs social influencers and contemporary visual historians, Anthony Konigbagbe, Brad Ogbonna, and Walker photographer… https://t.co/aumVx9SKPm
9/25
2019
Using striking stop-motion animation, "The Wolf House" follows the nightmarish story of a young woman who escapes f… https://t.co/KLBw44LINb
9/24
2019
#AvantGarden 2019 was incredible! Thank you to all who made it such a memorable event—attendees, volunteers, sponso… https://t.co/fAmljzkRbwToday marks the first day of fall—the autumn equinox—where daylight lasts as long as darkness. Here's to a new seas… https://t.co/sgVApMMUU7
9/23
2019
A Spiritual Belief in the Life of Things: Victoria Sung on the rooms of #TheasterGates: Assembly Hall—an art histor… https://t.co/wrd7F82PLj
9/22
2019
Walker-organized "Jason Moran" opens today at the @whitneymuseum. Philip Bither, the Walker’s senior curator of Per… https://t.co/A9UWvXnZxq" #CarrieMaeWeems’ ‘Kitchen Table Series’, 1990, calls on the political and cultural symbolism of home. Part of Wa… https://t.co/0hBgFoqwUL
9/20
2019
The Walker Art Center and @EskerGrove will be closed Saturday, September 21 for our annual benefit, #AvantGarden.… https://t.co/Vv3WUyAZFKThe Saint Paul–based artist Angela Two Stars of the Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate tribe, will create a site-specific artw… https://t.co/8Un0VLoM8t @exploreminn The #MinneapolisSculptureGarden is our favorite. #OnlyinMN #ClaesOldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen, "S… https://t.co/CohbH07qmGBidding for our silent art auction has just begun! View the works and bid online before Sat, Sep 21, at 9:30 pm →… https://t.co/JhJa0FTNQf
9/19
2019

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