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The fashionista is in (SS15): but baby it’s cold outside

September 10, 2014

Spring 2015 Ready-to-Wear is showing in New York just as we begin to think about fall and winter clothing. Gather inspiration from the warm-weather collections for a fresh look appropriate for the current...

The fashionista is in (SS15): mid-week highlights

September 10, 2014

The Spring 2015 Ready-to-Wear shows in New York are a mash-up of colorful garden ornaments on ‘60s suburban astroturf lawns and old-school preppy beach playwear so far.   Isa Arfen conjures...

Kimberly Jurek founder of Kjurek works on a piece for the  upcoming fashion show Envision 2014 at Showroom in Minneapolis.

Minneapolis-St. Paul Fashion Week lives on

September 9, 2014

In January, the nonprofit MNFashion announced that it would stop organizing two of the main shows at Minneapolis-St. Paul Fashion Week. Since the announcement, other events have moved to the September...

Dad Phrases Decoded: “They usually travel in pairs”

September 4, 2014

My dad collects phrases from old movies and uses them in everyday life with absolutely no context at all. When I’m able to decipher the origin of these phrases, I usually stumble across a classic...

Curatorial assistant Teréz Iacovino, curator Rebecca Krinkee and  installation coordinator Will Lakey mount an art piece for the

Nash Gallery gets social

September 2, 2014

Howard Oransky, director of the Katherine E. Nash Gallery, noticed a trend of social practice art — or time-based and engaging work — in his peers’ pieces at the University of Minnesota. His...

From left to right: Sabrina Frost, Xinyu Lu, Andrew Day, Liu Sichen and Cong Yeming, Maria Friedman.

The fashionista is in: Fresh faces, fresh fashion

September 2, 2014

The first week at a new school liberates students from the restraints of their past environments. No one knows if the hip art student in mom jeans sucked his thumb until middle school or if the sorority...