Allowing the painting to breathe means letting the color of the paper, or in Zander’s case, the body, come through in places where it’s needed.
“Queer Forms” isn’t just a chronology of the LGBTQ+ liberation movement — it’s a story about how the past, present and future of the movement can coexist in a space.
Smitten Kitten opened its doors 16 years ago, a time in which manufacturers were not necessarily aware of what their products were made of.
The show follows the journey of a woman named Vasilisa through three stages of her life: childhood, adulthood and as an elder.
“I've been grateful to grow up and find the value in my voice,” Petrus said. “And see the worthiness of living my life.”
Whether you share your bread with others or save it for yourself, there is a simple joy in creating it from scratch.
For a city that was, and still is, a fraction of the size of New York City or Los Angeles, Minneapolis has contributed widely to national music movements.
Sister Species will be performing some of their new music at Moon Palace Books on Friday, Sept. 13 under a full moon.
"When you put capital in the money of women, it can change the world,” said Renee Powers of Feminist Book Club.
At the end of the night, booking agents want to help keep live, local music a special part of the Twin Cities.