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Gig Poster Sale

Magers and Quinn (independent bookstore) are inviting folks down for a poster sale to celebrate the release of Gig Posters Volume I: Rock Show Art of the 21st Century

if you aren’t familiar with the 11-by-14-inch paperback of rock art, it features gig posters from a ton of cool artists – including local favs: DWITT, Squad 19, Tooth, Amy Jo, Lonny Unitus and Burlesque of North America – and their rock posters created for First Avenue, 7th Street Entry, 400 Bar, Triple Rock Social Club and other music venues across the country..

Sunday June 14, 6pm-9pm
Magers and Quinn Booksellers [uptown, 3038 Hennepin]

Posted 2895 days ago in Audio, Visual

robot♥ + burlesque

check out Mike Davis’ (burlesque) brand new alphabet keychain collection for kidrobot..

the show runs from 6-8pm, with dj kenny kingston & burlesque djs spinning @ robotlove [27th / lyndale, across from bob's java] and the after-party (21+) runs from 10pm-2am @ the kitty cat klub [dinkytown]

Posted 2901 days ago in Visual

best bests for art-a-whirl

friday…

jennifer davis / Dreamwhirl
what: 3 artists (incl. Jen Davis)
where: hang it gallery 122 8th Street SE, mpls
when: friday, 7-10pm

BURLESQUE OF NORTH AMERICA
what: slumber party – djs & whatnot
where: California Building, 2205 California Street NE
when: 3:00AM (FRI) AND GOES UNTIL 6:00AM (sat)

saturday…

Northrup king building
what: multiple artists, open studios incl. shannyn joy potter (studio #341), Artcrank, Mike Welton and & many other artists on the 3rd floor
where: Northrup king Building, 1500 Jackson St. NE
when: fri 5-10pm, sat 12-8pm, sun 12-5pm

california building
what: open studios, multiple artists incl. erin sayer, james khani & many other cool folks
where: California Building, 2205 California Street NE
when: friday 5-10pm, sat 12-8pm, sun 12-5pm

don’t sleep on it
what: 24 hour painting project / eight groups of artists, including broken crow & BURLESQUE
where: California Building, 2205 California Street NE
when: friday 6pm – sat 6pm, closing party saturday @ 8pm

sunday…

Who Made Who
what: multiple artists, prints and posters that are affordable + raffle + tiny cupcakes :)
where: 13th Avenue NE, mpls (between the Grain Belt Brewery and the 331 Club)
when: friday 5-10pm, sat 12-8pm, sun 12-5pm

Posted 2907 days ago in Visual

broken crow this weekend

amidst all the art-attack craziness, broken crow is doing a couple live / large exterior projects:

shuga records | 165 13th Avenue NE | map
John Grider and Mike Fitzsimmons (broken crow) plus guest artists Erik Burke (Overunder) of ny are doing a huge stencil mural on the soon-to-be record shop (former the Minnesota Center for Photography). while the shop is set to open june 1st, the wall project is happening this weekend – saturday, early afternoon & much of sunday..

don’t sleep on it | 2205 California Street NE | map
the Walker Art Center Teen Arts Council and mnartists.org present a 24 hour art project… eight groups of artists, including broken crow and burlesque will be mentoring local teens and creating a gigantic art project at the California Building. rumor-mill has broken crow doing it’s part sometime between 3-6pm on saturday..

the finale of the 24 hour art project will take place @ 8pm, with a video presentation of the 24 hours of art-craziness and super-secret rockstar bands and djs performing. a must-hit for the saturday leg of art-attack ;)

Posted 2908 days ago in Visual

aesthetic apparatus show

one my favorite local printmakers – aesthetic apparatus – are having another show…

saturday, april 26th @ Burlesque’s First Amendment (BFA) gallery, where there will be tons of amazing poster art + bands (and possibly even crackers and cheese :)

note: you won’t find the event listed on the BFA site (BFA never updates their site – slackers) but you will find directions to the gallery there..

Posted 3303 days ago in Visual

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