We recently talked with Rosemary Williams as she prepared for her project Mom’s Cookies. Mom’s Cookies is a series of short silent videos showing packaged convenience foods prepared from start to finish by a well-coiffed mother figure. The videos will be projected onto mill buildings near St. Anthony Falls on the Mississippi River. These videos [...]
Janaki Ranpura and her team are hard at work constructing The Peloton! This interactive biking project takes its participants on a stationary ride through a South Minneapolis neighborhood. What do I mean by a stationary ride, you might ask. Ranpura asks visitors to pedal on the bikes within this incredible structure to generate the electricity [...]
Had the occasion to look at documentation of Battle of Everyouth from Northern Spark last year. Really great. Jenny Schmid, one of the co-creators with Ali Momeni, is doing a new piece this year, nightdemons at the Weisman Art Museum with Drew Anderson, who had an amazing piece, Near the Ghosts of Sugarloaf, at the AOV3 exhibition at The Soap Factory a couple of months ago. Can’t wait to see their newest work with MAW.
A report from artist Christopher Houltberg about the Wonder/Think Project.