Cold Then Hot: One View of Twin Cities

Cold Then Hot: One View of Twin Cities

We are in the midst of a warm snap. The snow has receded. The ice has left the lakes and rivers. I dig out the fall clothes I had packed away, reluctant to leave warm hats and scarves at home. I know the cold is waiting just around the corner for me to let down my...
Let’s Get Physical: One View of Twin Cities

Let’s Get Physical: One View of Twin Cities

The world grows colder. Nature slows, becomes static. The river connecting these cities ices over slowly, silently at night. Tires spin, stuck in ice ruts that will last until spring. Fewer bicyclists and pedestrians navigate the narrowing streets and sidewalks. We...
Episode 480: Amy Toscani and Walkerpalooza!

Episode 480: Amy Toscani and Walkerpalooza!

http://traffic.libsyn.com/badatsports/Bad_at_Sports_Episode_480-Walkerpalooza.mp3 download This week: What starts out as a conversation with artist Amy Toscani evolves into a wandering conversation with lots of exciting folks from the Minneapolis art...
Reproductions: One View of Twin Cities

Reproductions: One View of Twin Cities

Fall lingers, with warm days and fiery trees, longer nights and frosty mornings. Daylight has changed, striking us at more oblique angles, lengthening shadows even at noon. I follow my shadow farther and farther from my center, looking back to where I stand, doubling,...
Holding Time – One View of Twin Cities

Holding Time – One View of Twin Cities

As I walk through exhibitions, I find myself staring around the works on display, straining to see how paintings are hung from the walls, how sculptures rise from the floor. I look for projectors and speakers. I stare at the benches and chairs, the corners of walls,...