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Minnesota Indian Women’s Resource Center Mural Unveiling

Minnesota Indian Women’s Resource Center Mural Unveiling

The Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center at 2300 15th Ave S unveiled their new mural on May 14. The mural was designed and created by Holly Henning-Garcia (Miskitoos), Lina Downwind-Jubera (Migzi Ikwe), Charlie Garcia, Thomasina Topbear, and Miskwa Mukwa Desjarlait. Photo by Laura Hulscher

Nobody

Nobody

MOVIE CORNER By HOWARD MCQUITTER II Universal Pictures Nobody Action/Crime/Thriller Universal Pictures   ★★★☆ By Howard McQuitter II Needless to say, Nobody is that movie where in real time safety is an issue never guaranteed, much less respected in an era of dystopia, reining in all subjects [...]

Heart of the Beast Updates, Talleres de Defensores Artísticos

Heart of the Beast Updates, Talleres de Defensores Artísticos

RE-START The Re-start is committed to co-creation with new Executive Co-Directors (currently hiring!), as well as our incredible board, staff and MayDay Council. WE've re-enlisted the support of the MayDay Council for year two and our next move will be to welcome additional community members to conspire on holding the theatre as a community [...]

Midtown Phillips Neighborhood News

Midtown Phillips Neighborhood News

Past, Present, Theater

Past, Present, Theater

On Stage involves local students in a closer look at Nina Simone’s work around racialized violence  By JESSIE MERRIAM Don't tell meI tell youMe and my people just about due I’ve been there so I knowThey keep on saying “Go slow!” But that’s just the trouble ---Nina Simone “Mississippi Goddam” 1963 On [...]

Godzilla vs. Kong

Godzilla vs. Kong

MOVIE CORNER By HOWARD MCQUITTER II Godzilla vs. Kong (2021 Warner Bros.)  ★★1/2☆☆☆ Photo: Warner Bros. The last time the two mammoths monsters Godzilla and King Kong - one a reptile, the other a mammal - fought one another was in the 1962 film by Japanese director Ishiro Honda. Back then men dressed as Godzilla and [...]

El Centro de Artes Semilla: ¡Fiesta de Arte!

El Centro de Artes Semilla: ¡Fiesta de Arte!

Una invitación a una fiesta: Los artistas diseñarán y crearán una actividad de arte para hacer linternas con los vecinos de Phillips en las Fiestas de Arte en coordinación con el personal de Semilla Tuvimos un año difícil el año pasado, de muchas, muchas maneras. El Covid-19, las dificultades económicas, la violencia, la adicción, [...]

Art Parties! Semilla Center for Healing and the Arts

By Interim Director Bart Buch and Artist/Board Member Angela Barrera A Party Invitation: We had a hard year last year, in many, many ways. Covid-19, economic hardship, violence, addiction, police brutality, social unrest, and homelessness have all increased the neighborhood's fear and isolation. One good thing that came out of the emergency [...]

Arts and Culture Spaces in Phillips are Opening Up

Arts and Culture Spaces in Phillips are Opening Up

By LINDSEY FENNER The Phillips neighborhood’s wealth of galleries and museums have started opening up for in-person visits. Please go to each organization’s website or call for most up-to-date information on hours and COVID restrictions. All My Relations Arts: 1414 East Franklin Avenue, Minneapolis Gallery hours Monday-Friday [...]

Movie Corner: Unhoused

Movie Corner: Unhoused

By HOWARD MCQUITTER II Howard McQuitter II Adjust your eyes when you see director Chloe Zhao’s superb road film Nomadland because it has a feel of a documentary and a feel of an arthouse film, yet it’s a true narrative. The principal star is Fern, played by Frances McDormand, who has recently lost her husband; and the local gypsum and [...]

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