Seven recipients of VSA Minnesota’s 2011 Emerging Artists Grant will have their work exhibited September 13-29 at Homewood Studios Gallery, 2400 Plymouth Avenue North, Minneapolis. Each artist received a $1,500 grant earlier this year, funded by the Jerome Foundation, to help them create new work, and this exhibit shows some of that new work – including drawings, paintings, mosaics, fiction and non-fiction stories, and long-form performance poetry.
Artists include: from Minneapolis: Steven Accola
, Visual Art; Ethan Heidlebaugh
, Visual Art; Lane McKiernan
, Writing; from Chisago City: Tracy Gulliver
, Writing; from Eveleth: Nancy Miller
, Visual Art; from Rosemount: Andrea T. Langworthy
, Writing; and from Mankato: James Van Amber
An Opening Reception will be held Friday, September 14, from 6:00 to 8:00 PM; a Reading with the artists will be offered Tuesday, September 18, 6:00 to 8:00 PM. Refreshments will be available, work is for sale, and ASL interpreting
and Audio Description are available if requested a week in advance from VSA Minnesota. VSA Minnesota’s policy is to make our events fragrance-free. Please refrain from wearing scented products.
Gallery hours are Tuesday 5-9 PM, Wednesday and Friday 1-6 PM, and Saturday 1-4 PM. For more information about Homewood Studios, go to www.homewoodstudios.com
or call 612-587-0230.VSA Minnesota
is an affiliate of VSA, a program of The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Founded in 1986, VSA Minnesota is a statewide nonprofit organization that works to create a community where people with disabilities can learn through, participate in and access the arts. For more information, call 612-332-3888 or 800-801-3883 voice/tty, go to www.vsamn.org
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