Anne Labovitz creates densely layered portraits that represent the mixture of feelings and memories one associates with those closest to us. A new exhibit at the Tweed Museum of Art, on the campus of the University of Minnesota Duluth, offers a first hand view of her highly textured work. Tour the Tweed with the curator and meet the artist in a personal, in-studio interview. Labovitz brings a strong commitment to arts education and making art accessible.
The historic Oldenburg House in Carlton has a new life as a concert venue. Stroll the grounds with Glenn Swanson, a son of the longtime owner, and share the family's dynamic vision for their home. From intimate house concerts to large-scale, outdoor music festivals, weddings and reunions, the property invites visitors to soak in the beauty of the architecture and landscape. Solfest, a jazz and R&B festival, is planned on the grounds Saturday, June 15, 2013.
The Slamming Doors create original rock on Minnesota's Iron Range. The five-piece group combines their talent with guitars and drum; and the musical influences of alt-country, rock, soul and blues, to make a unique statement about their experience. The result is an open door to explore life's ups and downs through music.