AT THE HISTORIC THORP BUILDING & CBC
1618-1620 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis MN
Friday . May 18th . 5-10 pm | Saturday . May 19th . 12-8 pm
Sunday . May 20th . 12-5 pm
Birth Place Of Art-A-Whirl · 65+ Artists
Trolley Stop Location · Diamonds Coffee Shoppe
Art-A-Whirl is one of the largest open studio and gallery tours in the Midwest, with more than 700 participating artists drawing in more upwards to 50,000 visitors to Northeast Minneapolis each year. The Thorp Building and the Central Business Center are in the heart of the Northeast Minneapolis Arts District, and with over 65 artists and several group shows, it is a must for your Art-A-Whirl tour.
Art-A-Whirl is organized by the Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association (NEMAA) and each year it publishes an artist directory which is distributed through out the metro area in the weeks leading up to Art-A-Whirl.
ART-A-WHIRL 2012 AT THE THORP BUILDING & CBC
OPENING RECEPTION EVENT:
Friday 5pm to 10pm >>
wander through the roaming hallways of open studios, special events and performances, history, amazing spaces, and delicious food and refreshments from diamonds coffee shoppe and pizza luce!
Live Photo Shoot >> Friday 5:30PM
Vicknair Photography and Costume the Cities - in the Big Space
Live Dance Performances >> times TBD
Presented by Twin Cities movement theater group Black Label Movement - in the Big Space CANCELLED
ALL WEEKEND EXHIBITS:
Thorp & CBC Open Studios
Click Here for a full list of the Open Studios for Art-A-Whirl 2012
Presented by the Bethel University Galleries - Space TBD
10+ Art Students from Bethel University will exhibit and sell their Senior Thesis Artwork.
The Friemily Presents - Art at the End
Presented by a 14 Person Artist Collective - in the Big Space
Special Performances + Exhibits
Presented by Excel Plastics - Suite 150
Custom Bikes and Artwork.
Presented by Brickmania - Suite 170
Come check out Brickmania's new 16,000 SF renovated industrial space.
a special thanks to the following for their generous contributions and participation: