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NEMAA 10x10


Every piece will be for sale for $35.00 and all proceeds go to NEMAA.

This show will display a wide breadth of work being done by hundreds of Northeast artists, all in a 10-inch by 10-inch format! New emerging artists will be side by side with seasoned professionals. An added wrinkle will be the fun and mysterious nature of the show; artwork will be labeled on the back, so buyers will choose pieces they love and only discover the artists’ identity at check-out. Can you spot work by an artist you follow? Discover new artists and take home original art!

Location: Northrup King Building
3rd Floor Gallery

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to Dec 23

Gifts in the Gallery, Artistry, Bloomington, MN


Statement from Artistry MN (formerly the Bloomington Center for the Arts):

Visit the Inez Greenberg Gallery in December to find distinctive gifts for everyone on your shopping list. Gifts in the Gallery is a two-week boutique featuring a stunning array of items including silk scarves, jewelry, ceramics, blown glass, and much more–all handcrafted by over 60 local artists.

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to Oct 14

Around the Block- An art collection depicting animals in their natural setting.

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I live in an inner circle suburb of Minneapolis. During strolls through my gardens, and walks through the neighborhood, with my camera in hand, I photograph creatures who journey freely as they travel about their daily lives. Using the photos as my inspiration, I paint animals in natural settings rendered in vibrant colors on canvas and wood.

This collection of paintings will be on view first at Pottery Place in Red Wing, Minnesota and then at the Purple Turtle Galley in Stockholm, Wisconsin.

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Open Saturday!

There is lots to see at the Northrup King Building. Our building holds open studios every Saturday and studio 203 will be open with many new pieces to see. Take in the art and then stop by a brewery afterward. Hope you can make it!

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6:00 PM18:00

First Thursday Open Studio

The Northrup King Building has open studios every First Thursday of the month and we invite you to visit, chat and take in some art. See you in studio 203 (close to the Van Buren Street entrance).

Just a note: While the event hours are from 5-9 pm, my studio will open at 6 pm. Thank you for your attention.

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to Sep 15

Salond des Refuses On a Stick

The Salon des Refusés has historically been an opportunity to show excellent art that has been rejected by a specific exhibition. Northrup King Building has graciously offered Gallery #332, as a venue for Salon des Refusés on a Stick. Yes, those works rejected by our beloved Minnesota State Fair. This is a lighthearted and fun event showcasing great and rejected art. With over 3000 entrants, and fewer than 400 spaces, the Minnesota State Fair is a highly competitive fine art event. Let's show our love for the Rejected!

The exhibition will span First Thursday at the Northrup King Building, Open Saturdays and the very popular Northrup King Nights.

My painting, "The Paper Boats" will be on display during this fun show. Make sure to stop by!

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to Aug 30

30 Butterflies in 30 Days Painting Challenge

I will post one butterfly painting each day for the next 30 days and I'd love to use your photos for inspiration, so please send them over! You can post your pics to my FB page, PM me through my FB page ( , send me a message through the contact page on this site, or email me at
Each painting is 6.5 x 6.5 inches, is framed, is 1.5 inches deep. Price is $55. If you prefer to purchase without a frame, the price is $35. I can ship or you can pick it up in my studio. There is a discount of $5 off for people who send photos. Thank you!

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5:00 PM17:00

Northrup King Building at Art-A-Whirl®

Nickyworks Studio (#203) will be open for Art-A-Whirl® and I hope to see you there! 

North America's Largest Open Studio Event is Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association (NEMAA)'s Art-A-Whirl®, and the Artists and Creatives of the Northrup King Building are thrilled to be part of this spectacular THREE DAY event! 

Visit All Four Floors of the Northrup King Building! With over 300 Artists and Guest Artists, this is a must see adventure. Find out why USA TODAY poll voted the North East Minneapolis Arts District the BEST in the Country.

Friday, May 18th 5-10pm
Saturday, May 19th Noon to 8pm
Sunday, May 20th Noon to 5pm

Art . Demonstrations . Music . Participation Events . Food Trucks

Art-A-Whirl® is an open studio tour in Northeast Minneapolis showcasing the work of NEMAA members. Art-A-Whirl® is a federally-registered trademark of NEMAA.

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6:00 PM18:00

Stop Gun Violence Fundraiser- Raising money for Moms Demand Action

I'll be raising funds for Moms Demand Action (part of Everytown for Gun Safety) in my studio. Here is their FB page:

30% of all my sales will be donated to this grassroots organization that is seeking to stop gun violence in our state. 
Please join me from 6 to 10 pm to help with this important cause. I will be attending the student-led March for Our Lives earlier the same day. Hope to see you at either event!!

This fundraiser coincides with our building-wide studio event; Northrup King Nights. Hope you can visit as there are multiple reasons for total art immersion on March 24th! 

Studio 203, Northrup King Building
1450 Van Buren St NE
Minneapolis MN 55413

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Cancelled! (studio 203 will be closed, but other studios are open) Wide Open Saturday Art Studios at the Northrup King

The Twin Cities are a hub of Art and Culture! The Minneapolis Northeast Arts District was voted Best Arts District in the Nation by USA TODAY, and with excellent reason. 

Visit us this coming Super Bowl season to discover the Arts in Minneapolis, learn about the processes and inspiration directly from the Artist! A unique opportunity that is not to be passed up. 

The Northrup King Building is a 100 year old former seed warehouse that is now home to over 300 artists and creatives studios and galleries. Shop All Four Floors of this Historic Building, and discover your own treasure. 

Parking. Three Miles from U.S. Bank Stadium . Warm!!

Textiles . Glass . Sculpture . Jewelry . Photography . Paintings . Drawings . Ceramics . Fiber . Mixed Media . Furniture . Mosaic . Home Decor . Accessories . More!

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12:00 PM12:00

Saturday Open Studios

The Northrup King Building has open studios every Saturday and we invite you to visit, chat and take in some art. I'll see you in studio 203 (close to the Van Buren Street entrance).

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