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An Immigrant’s Tale: The Edward Reynolds Wright, Jr. Collection

October 2, 2011December 1, 2020

Cartography of a Collection

October 2, 2011December 1, 2020

The Persistence of Mingei: Influence through Four Generations of Ceramic Artists

March 23, 2019March 21, 2021

State Your Intentions: New Works in the WAM Collection

July 20, 2019February 16, 2020

Walk Back to Your Body

September 25December 16

A sprawling scene showing degradation of a lake. Three elk swim alongside fish on the left side of the mural; on the right side there's massive deforestation and oil tankers.

Alexis Rockman: The Great Lakes Cycle

October 11, 2019January 5, 2020

Yoga at WAM | December

December 14 @ 10:30 am11:30 am

An installation shot of Bilal's 168:01 installation at the Esker Foundation. In a large, open gallery with wood floors and white walls, a long bookshelf is half-full of books. The other half is made up of what looks like empty books with white spines.

Wafaa Bilal: Library as a Social Sculpture

January 22, 2020 @ 3:00 pm5:00 pm

An arrangement of objects. On a white shelf against a white wall, a glass, spherical chemistry tool is filled with gold leaf and stands on top of a book whose title is "The Universe." Above the shelf in a gold and wood frame is a vinyl print that reads "Abracadabra"

Exhibition Preview Party | Abracadabra and Other Forms of Protection

January 31, 2020 @ 7:00 pm10:00 pm

Harriet Bart: Abracadabra and Other Forms of Protection

February 1, 2020May 24, 2020

Painter Jim Denomie's "Attack on Fort Snelling Bar and Grill," which he describes as "a visual story about some of the historical events concerning the state of Minnesota and the Ojibwe and Dakota tribes within its boundaries since the 1862 Dakota War.” A number of figures are featured in the painting—a white farmer eating grass, an Indigenous person on a horse riding off into the sunset, a white cameraman taking photos of an Indigenous couple.

Middle School Workshop | Connecting Past and Present: Indigenous Storytelling

February 8, 2020 @ 9:00 am4:30 pm

Artist Talk with Harriet Bart

February 12, 2020 @ 7:30 pm9:00 pm

A wall full of framed portraits from the 2019 Scholastic Art Awards.

Minnesota Scholastic Art Awards Ceremonies

February 22, 2020 @ 10:00 am5:00 pm

In the Field: Conversations with Creatives

March 25, 2020 @ 4:00 pm6:00 pm

An older white man points out an image to two younger children, who look at the painting with interest.

Slow Art Day

April 4, 2020 @ 11:00 am5:00 pm

An oil drawing of a figure against a white background.

Book Signing with Vesna Kittelson

April 4, 2020 @ 1:00 pm2:30 pm

The camera is fixed on Rebecca, who is playing cello in a concert hall, focusing on her sheet music.

Conversations for Duet with Cello

April 7, 2020April 12, 2020

The Jealous Curator

April 8, 2020 @ 7:00 pm8:00 pm

An image from the 2019 Student Design Showcase where somebody wearing a white garment with a massive white hat has their back turned to the camera and is walking down the runway. On both side of the walk, audience members are seated and cheering.

Seven Forms Student Design Showcase

April 22, 2020 @ 7:00 pm9:00 pm

ArtWords and The Tower Launch Party

April 29, 2020 @ 5:30 pm8:30 pm

The photograph is of two individual's feet. The figure on the left is wearing metallic high heels and has a number of tattoos. The person at right is wearing athletic sneakers and jeans. They are in chairs next to each other and appear to be talking.

The Feminist Strip Club | The GRIND Launch

May 6, 2020 @ 7:00 pm8:30 pm

A wooden storage unit holding a number of fine objects. The unit replicates a geniza; the Jewish practice of geniza stores sacred texts: for centuries, documents have been saved, guarded, preserved, and concealed in these storage areas prior to proper burial.


May 8, 2020 @ 9:00 am6:00 pm