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NEXUS
Feb
18
7:00 PM19:00

NEXUS

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

STORYBOARDING

 STORYBOARDING – How do you translate the words from a

page into images? Learn different techniques and styles of

storyboarding.

1) Storyboard cells

A. The multi-purpose of using storyboards.

B.Visualization – How do you create storyboards

a. Drawing, redrawing

b. Cell phone photos (using actors, props, toys, etc.)

c. Computer software

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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OPEN MIC
Feb
22
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC

Join IP artists Mimsy Myles, Thelma Lee Titus and Aaliyah McQueen as they lead open mic night at Studio 213 as part of the North End Arts Initiative. Come join us with songs, spoken words, poetic expression , beats and more… This is a great place to practice, connect with community and share your talent in a support space.

No registration is necessary - just show up!

The North End Arts Initiative is made possible through the generous contributions of the Saint Paul Foundation, Saint Paul Cultural Star Program and our local neighborhood.

For more information please contact Kristine Sorensen at inprogress301@gmail.com

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OPEN MIC
Feb
22
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC

Join IP artists Mimsy Myles, Thelma Lee Titus and Aaliyah McQueen as they lead open mic night at Studio 213 as part of the North End Arts Initiative. Come join us with songs, spoken words, poetic expression , beats and more… This is a great place to practice, connect with community and share your talent in a support space.

No registration is necessary - just show up!

The North End Arts Initiative is made possible through the generous contributions of the Saint Paul Foundation, Saint Paul Cultural Star Program and our local neighborhood.

For more information please contact Kristine Sorensen at inprogress301@gmail.com

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NEXUS
Feb
26
6:30 PM18:30

NEXUS

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

PROFESSIONAL NETWORKING

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

Please RSVP.

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NEXUS
Feb
26
7:30 PM19:30

NEXUS

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

10 QUESTIONS TO ASK WHEN YOU’RE COVERING COMMUNITIES OUTSIDE YOUR OWN

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

Please RSVP.

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NEXUS
Feb
27
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 1 / STARTING AN EDIT

Filmmaker Dan Yang will introduce participants to the art of editing in Adobe Premiere. This first course will consist of setting up your project. Editing a video can be a lot of work and many things can go wrong, but if you set yourself up for success it’ll make the process much easier. This course will go through how to ingest footage, how to create bins, import visual effects, setting up drives and workspaces.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS
Feb
28
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 2/ STARTING AN EDIT

Filmmaker Dan Yang will introduce participants to the art of editing in Adobe Premiere. Session two will dive into how to edit a film within the program. We’ll go over each tool, key bindings and shortcuts. Participants will learn how to cut footage, overlay footage, sync sound and adjust sound.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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EXCHANGE
Mar
2
4:00 PM16:00

EXCHANGE

IP artist Melissa Vang will present photographs and video work during a one hour presentation at Bois Forte Tribal Center. The exhibit “Homeforming” provides an intergenerational perspective on what is 'home' and what the anatomy of a home would look like if it isn't a physical space. When the idea of home takes no root from the land, but to how one creates their home where the heart and soul is able to go and come back to. 

The EXCHANGE TOUR presents a series of exhibits and screenings dedicated to building appreciation for the arts by sharing digital stories across communities in the state of Minnesota.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO: inprogress301@gmail.com

In Progress is a 2018 recipient of an Arts Access grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the Legacy Amendment vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

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EXCHANGE
Mar
3
4:00 PM16:00

EXCHANGE

  • Indigenous Roots Cultural Arts Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

IP artist Cristina Rodriguez will present photographs and video work during a one hour presentation at Indigenous Roots Cultural Arts Center. The exhibit “Our Stories / Our Dreams” provides an insight into the spirit of Latinx artists living in Crookston Minnesota.

“The universe holds a lot of places and within it you find many unique differences and individualities. With all those differences that take place we all have our stories. These inparticular stories come from a rural place in northern Minnesota. A place many have traveled to from other parts of the Map to call home. There has been a struggle within to find an identity. Many have helped pave a way and new generations have begun to call Crookston a home. Still many youth seek out in the form of artistic ways to express their struggles and individuality which is brought forth with the Fresh Voices program through both Digital Storytelling and Videography. The work presented here are stories from individuals who have spoke out and expressed their selves through works of art.”

—Cristina Rodriguez, Curator

The EXCHANGE TOUR presents a series of exhibits and screenings dedicated to building appreciation for the arts by sharing digital stories across communities in the state of Minnesota.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO: inprogress301@gmail.com

In Progress is a 2018 recipient of an Arts Access grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the Legacy Amendment vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

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NEXUS
Mar
5
6:30 PM18:30

NEXUS

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 1 / THE LANGUAGE OF SONGWRITING

Join artist lady Midnight as she teaches the basic elements of music including tempo, meter, time signature literary devices such as a couplet, quatrain, simile, and metaphor. The session will also provide an analysis of different rhyme structures including internal rhyme schemes.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS
Mar
6
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 3 / STARTING A COLOR GRADE

Filmmaker Dan Yang will introduce participants to the art of editing in Adobe Premiere. Session three will provide an overview on how to adjust color or color correct.

The session will introduce LUTS, how to change LUTS and how to adjust color profiles within the program. Participants will also learn how to read LUMA graphs and how it affects the video as well as how to use RGB graphs to aid in color correcting.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS
Mar
6
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 4 / STARTING VFX

Filmmaker Dan Yang will introduce participants to the art of editing in Adobe Premiere. Session four will provide an overview Visual Effects within the program.

Participants will learn how to mask, green screen, move, resize and replace items in the video. Very basic but very important to know and can be bridged over into Adobe After Effects.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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OPEN MIC
Mar
8
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC

Join IP artists Mimsy Myles, Thelma Lee Titus and Aaliyah McQueen as they lead open mic night at Studio 213 as part of the North End Arts Initiative. Come join us with songs, spoken words, poetic expression , beats and more… This is a great place to practice, connect with community and share your talent in a support space.

No registration is necessary - just show up!

The North End Arts Initiative is made possible through the generous contributions of the Saint Paul Foundation, Saint Paul Cultural Star Program and our local neighborhood.

For more information please contact Kristine Sorensen at inprogress301@gmail.com

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EXCHANGE
Mar
9
4:00 PM16:00

EXCHANGE

IP artist Nicole Staples will present photographs and video work during a one hour presentation at the University of Minnesota Crookston. The exhibit “We Stand Together” provides insight into the connectedness of children with their families, communities and tradition practices.

The EXCHANGE TOUR presents a series of exhibits and screenings dedicated to building appreciation for the arts by sharing digital stories across communities in the state of Minnesota.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO: inprogress301@gmail.com

In Progress is a 2018 recipient of an Arts Access grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the Legacy Amendment vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

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EXCHANGE
Mar
9
4:00 PM16:00

EXCHANGE

IP artist Cecilia Martinez will present photographs and video work during a one hour presentation at Red Lake Nation College.. The exhibit “We Sing Our Songs” provides insight into the connection between traditional values, cultural identity and spirituality.

The EXCHANGE TOUR presents a series of exhibits and screenings dedicated to building appreciation for the arts by sharing digital stories across communities in the state of Minnesota.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO: inprogress301@gmail.com

In Progress is a 2018 recipient of an Arts Access grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the Legacy Amendment vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

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NEXUS
Mar
12
6:30 PM18:30

NEXUS

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

DATA MANAGEMENT

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

Please RSVP.

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NEXUS
Mar
12
6:30 PM18:30

NEXUS

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 2 / DISSECTING THE SONG

Join artist lady Midnight as she presents a process for dissecting the different parts of a song, demonstrating how they function sonically and their purpose in contemporary music. Participants will also look at song pattern structures in popular music across genres.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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OPEN MIC
Mar
15
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC

Join IP artists Mimsy Myles, Thelma Lee Titus and Aaliyah McQueen as they lead open mic night at Studio 213 as part of the North End Arts Initiative. Come join us with songs, spoken words, poetic expression , beats and more… This is a great place to practice, connect with community and share your talent in a support space.

No registration is necessary - just show up!

The North End Arts Initiative is made possible through the generous contributions of the Saint Paul Foundation, Saint Paul Cultural Star Program and our local neighborhood.

For more information please contact Kristine Sorensen at inprogress301@gmail.com

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EXCHANGE
Mar
16
4:00 PM16:00

EXCHANGE

IP artist Nicole Staples will present photographs and video work during a one hour presentation at Red Lake Nation College. The exhibit “We Stand Together” provides insight into the connectedness of children with their families, communities and tradition practices.

The EXCHANGE TOUR presents a series of exhibits and screenings dedicated to building appreciation for the arts by sharing digital stories across communities in the state of Minnesota.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO: inprogress301@gmail.com

In Progress is a 2018 recipient of an Arts Access grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the Legacy Amendment vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

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EXCHANGE
Mar
17
4:00 PM16:00

EXCHANGE

  • Indigenous Roots Cultural Arts Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

IP artist Cecilia Martinez will present photographs and video work during a one hour presentation at the Indigenous Roots Cultural Arts Center.. The exhibit “We Sing Our Songs” provides insight into the connection between traditional values, cultural identity and spirituality.

The EXCHANGE TOUR presents a series of exhibits and screenings dedicated to building appreciation for the arts by sharing digital stories across communities in the state of Minnesota.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO: inprogress301@gmail.com

In Progress is a 2018 recipient of an Arts Access grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the Legacy Amendment vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

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NEXUS
Mar
19
6:30 PM18:30

NEXUS

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 3 / MUSIC & STORY

Join artist lady Midnight as takes participants through and understanding of the relationship between story and song.

During this session participants will look at how stories are told through song both as a linear narrative and non-linear narrative. They will then work on creating a song together as a group and individually.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS
Mar
19
6:30 PM18:30

NEXUS

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

BASIC WEBSITE BUILDING SKILLS

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

Please RSVP.

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OPEN MIC
Mar
22
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC

Join IP artists Mimsy Myles, Thelma Lee Titus and Aaliyah McQueen as they lead open mic night at Studio 213 as part of the North End Arts Initiative. Come join us with songs, spoken words, poetic expression , beats and more… This is a great place to practice, connect with community and share your talent in a support space.

No registration is necessary - just show up!

The North End Arts Initiative is made possible through the generous contributions of the Saint Paul Foundation, Saint Paul Cultural Star Program and our local neighborhood.

For more information please contact Kristine Sorensen at inprogress301@gmail.com

View Event →
EXCHANGE
Mar
23
4:00 PM16:00

EXCHANGE

IP artist Cristina Rodriguez will present photographs and video work during a one hour presentation at the Bois Forte Tribal Center.. The exhibit “Our Stories / Our Dreams” provides an insight into the spirit of Latinx artists living in Crookston Minnesota.

“The universe holds a lot of places and within it you find many unique differences and individualities. With all those differences that take place we all have our stories. These inparticular stories come from a rural place in northern Minnesota. A place many have traveled to from other parts of the Map to call home. There has been a struggle within to find an identity. Many have helped pave a way and new generations have begun to call Crookston a home. Still many youth seek out in the form of artistic ways to express their struggles and individuality which is brought forth with the Fresh Voices program through both Digital Storytelling and Videography. The work presented here are stories from individuals who have spoke out and expressed their selves through works of art.”

—Cristina Rodriguez, Curator

The EXCHANGE TOUR presents a series of exhibits and screenings dedicated to building appreciation for the arts by sharing digital stories across communities in the state of Minnesota.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO: inprogress301@gmail.com

In Progress is a 2018 recipient of an Arts Access grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the Legacy Amendment vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

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EXCHANGE
Mar
23
4:00 PM16:00

EXCHANGE

IP artists Karen Barrett and Reyna Cruz will present photographs and video work during a one hour presentation at the Bois Forte Tribal Center (MIGIZI ROOM). Their exhibit “Our Red Lake Spirit” pays tribute to community healing through the drum and traditional practice.

The EXCHANGE TOUR presents a series of exhibits and screenings dedicated to building appreciation for the arts by sharing digital stories across communities in the state of Minnesota.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO: inprogress301@gmail.com

In Progress is a 2018 recipient of an Arts Access grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the Legacy Amendment vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

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OPEN MIC
Mar
29
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC

Join IP artists Mimsy Myles, Thelma Lee Titus and Aaliyah McQueen as they lead open mic night at Studio 213 as part of the North End Arts Initiative. Come join us with songs, spoken words, poetic expression , beats and more… This is a great place to practice, connect with community and share your talent in a support space.

No registration is necessary - just show up!

The North End Arts Initiative is made possible through the generous contributions of the Saint Paul Foundation, Saint Paul Cultural Star Program and our local neighborhood.

For more information please contact Kristine Sorensen at inprogress301@gmail.com

View Event →
EXCHANGE
Mar
30
4:00 PM16:00

EXCHANGE

IP artists Karen Barrett and Reyna Cruz will present photographs and video work during a one hour presentation at the University of Minnesota Crookston. Their exhibit “Our Red Lake Spirit” pays tribute to community healing through the drum and traditional practice.

The EXCHANGE TOUR presents a series of exhibits and screenings dedicated to building appreciation for the arts by sharing digital stories across communities in the state of Minnesota.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO: inprogress301@gmail.com

In Progress is a 2018 recipient of an Arts Access grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the Legacy Amendment vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

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EXCHANGE
Mar
30
4:00 PM16:00

EXCHANGE

IP artist Cecilia Martinez will present photographs and video work during a one hour presentation at the Leech Lake Tribal College.. The exhibit “We Sing Our Songs” provides insight into the connection between traditional values, cultural identity and spirituality.

The EXCHANGE TOUR presents a series of exhibits and screenings dedicated to building appreciation for the arts by sharing digital stories across communities in the state of Minnesota.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO: inprogress301@gmail.com

In Progress is a 2018 recipient of an Arts Access grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the Legacy Amendment vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

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EXCHANGE
Mar
31
4:00 PM16:00

EXCHANGE

  • Indigenous Roots Cultural Arts Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

IP artist Nicole Staples will present photographs and video work during a one hour presentation at the Indigenous Roots Cultural Arts Center. The exhibit “We Stand Together” provides insight into the connectedness of children with their families, communities and tradition practices.

The EXCHANGE TOUR presents a series of exhibits and screenings dedicated to building appreciation for the arts by sharing digital stories across communities in the state of Minnesota.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO: inprogress301@gmail.com

In Progress is a 2018 recipient of an Arts Access grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the Legacy Amendment vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

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OPEN MIC
Apr
5
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC

Join IP artists Mimsy Myles, Thelma Lee Titus and Aaliyah McQueen as they lead open mic night at Studio 213 as part of the North End Arts Initiative. Come join us with songs, spoken words, poetic expression , beats and more… This is a great place to practice, connect with community and share your talent in a support space.

No registration is necessary - just show up!

The North End Arts Initiative is made possible through the generous contributions of the Saint Paul Foundation, Saint Paul Cultural Star Program and our local neighborhood.

For more information please contact Kristine Sorensen at inprogress301@gmail.com

View Event →
EXCHANGE
Apr
6
4:00 PM16:00

EXCHANGE

IP artist Katherina Vang will present photographs and video work during a one hour presentation at the Red Lake Nation College. The exhibit “Homeforming” provides an intergenerational perspective on what is 'home' and what the anatomy of a home would look like if it isn't a physical space. When the idea of home takes no root from the land, but to how one creates their home where the heart and soul is able to go and come back to. 

The EXCHANGE TOUR presents a series of exhibits and screenings dedicated to building appreciation for the arts by sharing digital stories across communities in the state of Minnesota.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO: inprogress301@gmail.com

In Progress is a 2018 recipient of an Arts Access grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the Legacy Amendment vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

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EXCHANGE
Apr
6
4:00 PM16:00

EXCHANGE

IP artist Cristina Rodriguez will present photographs and video work during a one hour presentation at the Bois Forte Tribal Center.. The exhibit “Our Stories / Our Dreams” provides an insight into the spirit of Latinx artists living in Crookston Minnesota.

“The universe holds a lot of places and within it you find many unique differences and individualities. With all those differences that take place we all have our stories. These in particular stories come from a rural place in northern Minnesota. A place many have traveled to from other parts of the Map to call home. There has been a struggle within to find an identity. Many have helped pave a way and new generations have begun to call Crookston a home. Still many youth seek out in the form of artistic ways to express their struggles and individuality which is brought forth with the Fresh Voices program through both Digital Storytelling and Videography. The work presented here are stories from individuals who have spoke out and expressed their selves through works of art.”

—Cristina Rodriguez, Curator

The EXCHANGE TOUR presents a series of exhibits and screenings dedicated to building appreciation for the arts by sharing digital stories across communities in the state of Minnesota.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO: inprogress301@gmail.com

In Progress is a 2018 recipient of an Arts Access grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the Legacy Amendment vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

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OPEN MIC
Apr
12
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC

Join IP artists Mimsy Myles, Thelma Lee Titus and Aaliyah McQueen as they lead open mic night at Studio 213 as part of the North End Arts Initiative. Come join us with songs, spoken words, poetic expression , beats and more… This is a great place to practice, connect with community and share your talent in a support space.

No registration is necessary - just show up!

The North End Arts Initiative is made possible through the generous contributions of the Saint Paul Foundation, Saint Paul Cultural Star Program and our local neighborhood.

For more information please contact Kristine Sorensen at inprogress301@gmail.com

View Event →
EXCHANGE
Apr
13
4:00 PM16:00

EXCHANGE

IP artist Nicole Staples will present photographs and video work during a one hour presentation at the Indigenous Roots Cultural Arts Center. The exhibit “We Stand Together” provides insight into the connectedness of children with their families, communities and tradition practices.

The EXCHANGE TOUR presents a series of exhibits and screenings dedicated to building appreciation for the arts by sharing digital stories across communities in the state of Minnesota.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO: inprogress301@gmail.com

In Progress is a 2018 recipient of an Arts Access grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the Legacy Amendment vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

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OPEN MIC
Apr
19
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC

Join IP artists Mimsy Myles, Thelma Lee Titus and Aaliyah McQueen as they lead open mic night at Studio 213 as part of the North End Arts Initiative. Come join us with songs, spoken words, poetic expression , beats and more… This is a great place to practice, connect with community and share your talent in a support space.

No registration is necessary - just show up!

The North End Arts Initiative is made possible through the generous contributions of the Saint Paul Foundation, Saint Paul Cultural Star Program and our local neighborhood.

For more information please contact Kristine Sorensen at inprogress301@gmail.com

View Event →
EXCHANGE
Apr
20
4:00 PM16:00

EXCHANGE

IP artist Melissa Vang will present photographs and video work during a one hour presentation at Leech lake Tribal College. The exhibit “Homeforming” provides an intergenerational perspective on what is 'home' and what the anatomy of a home would look like if it isn't a physical space. When the idea of home takes no root from the land, but to how one creates their home where the heart and soul is able to go and come back to. 

The EXCHANGE TOUR presents a series of exhibits and screenings dedicated to building appreciation for the arts by sharing digital stories across communities in the state of Minnesota.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO: inprogress301@gmail.com

In Progress is a 2018 recipient of an Arts Access grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the Legacy Amendment vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

View Event →
EXCHANGE
Apr
20
4:00 PM16:00

EXCHANGE

IP artist Cecilia Martinez will present photographs and video work during a one hour presentation at the University of Minnesota Crookston. The exhibit “We Sing Our Songs” provides insight into the connection between traditional values, cultural identity and spirituality.

The EXCHANGE TOUR presents a series of exhibits and screenings dedicated to building appreciation for the arts by sharing digital stories across communities in the state of Minnesota.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO: inprogress301@gmail.com

In Progress is a 2018 recipient of an Arts Access grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the Legacy Amendment vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

View Event →
EXCHANGE
Apr
21
4:00 PM16:00

EXCHANGE

  • Indigenous Roots Cultural Arts Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

IP artists Karen Barrett and Reyna Cruz will present photographs and video work during a one hour presentation at the Indigenous Roots Cultural Arts Center. Their exhibit “Our Red Lake Spirit” pays tribute to community healing through the drum and traditional practice.

The EXCHANGE TOUR presents a series of exhibits and screenings dedicated to building appreciation for the arts by sharing digital stories across communities in the state of Minnesota.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO: inprogress301@gmail.com

In Progress is a 2018 recipient of an Arts Access grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the Legacy Amendment vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

View Event →
OPEN MIC
Apr
26
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC

Join IP artists Mimsy Myles, Thelma Lee Titus and Aaliyah McQueen as they lead open mic night at Studio 213 as part of the North End Arts Initiative. Come join us with songs, spoken words, poetic expression , beats and more… This is a great place to practice, connect with community and share your talent in a support space.

No registration is necessary - just show up!

The North End Arts Initiative is made possible through the generous contributions of the Saint Paul Foundation, Saint Paul Cultural Star Program and our local neighborhood.

For more information please contact Kristine Sorensen at inprogress301@gmail.com

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OPEN MIC
May
3
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC

Join IP artists Mimsy Myles, Thelma Lee Titus and Aaliyah McQueen as they lead open mic night at Studio 213 as part of the North End Arts Initiative. Come join us with songs, spoken words, poetic expression , beats and more… This is a great place to practice, connect with community and share your talent in a support space.

No registration is necessary - just show up!

The North End Arts Initiative is made possible through the generous contributions of the Saint Paul Foundation, Saint Paul Cultural Star Program and our local neighborhood.

For more information please contact Kristine Sorensen at inprogress301@gmail.com

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OPEN MIC
May
10
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC

Join IP artists Mimsy Myles, Thelma Lee Titus and Aaliyah McQueen as they lead open mic night at Studio 213 as part of the North End Arts Initiative. Come join us with songs, spoken words, poetic expression , beats and more… This is a great place to practice, connect with community and share your talent in a support space.

No registration is necessary - just show up!

The North End Arts Initiative is made possible through the generous contributions of the Saint Paul Foundation, Saint Paul Cultural Star Program and our local neighborhood.

For more information please contact Kristine Sorensen at inprogress301@gmail.com

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OPEN MIC
May
17
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC

Join IP artists Mimsy Myles, Thelma Lee Titus and Aaliyah McQueen as they lead open mic night at Studio 213 as part of the North End Arts Initiative. Come join us with songs, spoken words, poetic expression , beats and more… This is a great place to practice, connect with community and share your talent in a support space.

No registration is necessary - just show up!

The North End Arts Initiative is made possible through the generous contributions of the Saint Paul Foundation, Saint Paul Cultural Star Program and our local neighborhood.

For more information please contact Kristine Sorensen at inprogress301@gmail.com

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EXCHANGE
May
18
4:00 PM16:00

EXCHANGE

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EXCHANGE exhibitors come together to present a 40 piece exhibit featuring digital portraits and stories from Bois Forte, Leech Lake, Red Lake, Crookston and Saint Paul. This artist talk will look at the cultural connectedness that exists between four distinct cultural and geographically diverse communities in MInnesota.

The EXCHANGE TOUR presents a series of exhibits and screenings dedicated to building appreciation for the arts by sharing digital stories across communities in the state of Minnesota.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO: inprogress301@gmail.com

In Progress is a 2018 recipient of an Arts Access grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is funded in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the Legacy Amendment vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.

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OPEN MIC
Feb
15
7:00 PM19:00

OPEN MIC

Join IP artists Mimsy Myles, Thelma Lee Titus and Aaliyah McQueen as they lead open mic night at Studio 213 as part of the North End Arts Initiative. Come join us with songs, spoken words, poetic expression , beats and more… This is a great place to practice, connect with community and share your talent in a support space.

No registration is necessary - just show up!

The North End Arts Initiative is made possible through the generous contributions of the Saint Paul Foundation, Saint Paul Cultural Star Program and our local neighborhood.

For more information please contact Kristine Sorensen at inprogress301@gmail.com

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NEXUS Adobe Photoshop Basics
Feb
13
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS Adobe Photoshop Basics

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

ADOBE PHOTOSHOP BASICS

Join photographer Katherina Vang for an introduction to Adobe Photoshop. Participants will learn how to use Photoshop tools to touch up photo portraits.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS workshop: Basic Business Skills with Kristine Sorensen
Feb
12
7:30 PM19:30

NEXUS workshop: Basic Business Skills with Kristine Sorensen

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

BASIC BUSINESS SKILLS

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Performance Technique
Feb
12
6:30 PM18:30

NEXUS Performance Technique

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 2 / CROWD ENGAGEMENT

Join performer Lady Midnight as she introduces practices for crowd engagement, eye contact, intros and closings when performing.

Participants will present material and receive feedback on their performance.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Adobe Lightroom Basics
Feb
12
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS Adobe Lightroom Basics

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

ADOBE LIGHTROOM BASICS

 Organizing and basic white balance

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Vocal Training
Feb
11
6:30 PM18:30

NEXUS Vocal Training

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 2 / PERFORMANCE

Join artist Yeej Moua as he instructs participants on vocal techniques for live and studio performance. Teh practice of scales will also be introduced.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Lighting Techniques Session 2
Feb
11
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS Lighting Techniques Session 2

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 2 / LIGHTING TECHNIQUES

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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Video Workshop: Animation with Bobby Edwards
Feb
9
6:30 PM18:30

Video Workshop: Animation with Bobby Edwards

Animation Basics

Bobby Edwards is an After Effects Animator at Twin Cities PBS. Raised in Saint Paul and a graduate of the University of Saint Thomas, he landed at Twin Cities PBS shortly after college and has spent the past eight years making videos in partnership with local nonprofits.

See more at his website.

RSVP here!

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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Thursday Evening Convo with Wing Young Huie
Feb
7
6:30 PM18:30

Thursday Evening Convo with Wing Young Huie

THURSDAY EVENING CONVO WITH WING YOUNG HUIE

Join us for our next Thursday Evening Conversation with renown photographer Wing Young Huie. 

Light snacks will be served.

Visit Wing's website for more information. 

About Wing: 

For over 30 years, celebrated photographer Wing Young Huie has captured the complex cultural realities of American society. His work has been shown in international museums —over half a million  people have viewed his traveling exhibit in China— and in Minnesota storefront windows. His most well known works, Lake Street USA and the University Avenue Project, transformed Minneapolis and Saint Paul thoroughfares into six-mile photo galleries, reflecting the everyday lives of thousands of their citizens. 

RSVP here!

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Screenwriting Basics
Feb
6
7:00 PM19:00

NEXUS Screenwriting Basics

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 3 / STORYBOARDING

How do you translate the words from a page into images? Learn different techniques and styles of storyboarding with filmmaker Kang Vang. Kang will go through the process of storyboarding as follows:

Storyboard cells

The multi-purpose of using storyboards.

.Visualization – How do you create storyboards

Drawing, redrawing

Cell phone photos (using actors, props, toys, etc.)

Computer software (2D, 3D)

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Screenwriting Basics
Feb
5
7:00 PM19:00

NEXUS Screenwriting Basics

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 2 / THE SCREENPLAY

Join filmmaker Kang Vang for an introduction to screenwriting. This session will take the lessons learned from session 1 and apply it to the screenplay format. Participants will learn basic structures and guidelines that can use to make your writing flow easier and will cover the following:

Script Outline – Know the Rules Before Breaking Them;

Overview of standard 110 page screenplay “Hollywood Formula,”

ACT Breakdown,

The FOUR Act Screenplay ,

The BOARD: Laying out the different beats from your screenplay in a way so that you can visualize the scenes, story arcs, pieces of dialogue, and work out the problems even before you start writing it out,

SCENE breakdown: What goes into writing a scene, and how to connect one scene to the next.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Performance Technique
Feb
5
6:30 PM18:30

NEXUS Performance Technique

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 1 / BREATHING & VOCAL EXERCISES

Join performer Lady Midnight as she provides an overview of performance basics such as breathing techniques, vocal & body warm-ups, correct microphone placement, & on stage posture.

Participants will present material and receive feedback on their performance.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS workshop: Grantwriting 101 with Kristine Sorensen
Feb
5
5:30 PM17:30

NEXUS workshop: Grantwriting 101 with Kristine Sorensen

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

GRANTWRITING 101

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

Please RSVP.

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NEXUS Vocal Training
Feb
4
6:30 PM18:30

NEXUS Vocal Training

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 1 / WARM UPS

Join artist Yeej Moua as he instructs participants on vocal techniques to help when warming up.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Photoshop Basics
Jan
31
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS Photoshop Basics

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 1 / Touch Ups

Join photographer Katherina Vang for an introduction to Adobe Photoshop. Participants will learn how to use Photoshop tools to touch up photo portraits.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Light Room Basics
Jan
30
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS Light Room Basics

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 1 / Organizing Your Photos

Join photographer Katherina Vang for an introduction Adobe Light Room. Participants will learn how to upload and save files, and use folders and collections to organize work.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Screenwriting Basics
Jan
29
7:00 PM19:00

NEXUS Screenwriting Basics

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 1 / AN IDEA IS NOT A STORY

Join filmmaker kang Vang for an introduction to screenwriting. The first session will focus on the essence of what makes a story a story, and the different aspects of a story which will lead to Screenwriting Session 2.

1) Basic Story Structure

2) Exercises making up stories to pitch to a Producer.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Beat Making Basics
Jan
25
6:30 PM18:30

NEXUS Beat Making Basics

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 3 / COMPLETING A BEAT

Join artists Vincent Lu and Cassie McDuffie as they work with participants to complete their own beats. Session will include instruction on bouncing files, organization, performance, starting a project, and collaboration.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Lighting Techniques
Jan
22
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS Lighting Techniques

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 1 / CAMERA BASICS

Join photographer Tomas Leal for an introduction to basic lighting techniques as well as product photography. Participants will learn the difference between natural and studio lighting effects with special emphasis on light source.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Studio Recording Basics
Jan
21
6:30 PM18:30

NEXUS Studio Recording Basics

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 3 / MASTERING

Join artist Vincent Lu as he leads participants through a basic understanding of sound recording techniques. The third session will look at what it takes to get a song mastered with additional emphasis placed on: equalization, compression and limiting.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Beat Making Basics
Jan
18
6:30 PM18:30

NEXUS Beat Making Basics

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 2 / EVOLVING THE IDEA

Join artists Vincent Lu and Cassie McDuffie as they take beat making learning into more complex structures including the use of transitions, drops, key and chord progressions, structure and practice.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Photo Camera 101
Jan
17
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS Photo Camera 101

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 4 / MOVEMENT

Join photographer Tomas Leal for an introduction to DSLR photo basics. Advancing on last week’s sessions, Leal will examine the relationship between movement light and image capture.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Film Camera 101
Jan
16
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS Film Camera 101

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 3 / REVIEW

Join filmmaker Touchaingkong Yang for an introduction to filmmaking basics. Touchaingkong will review past workshop content, and help artists troubleshoot their cameras.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Photo Camera 101
Jan
15
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS Photo Camera 101

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 3 / DEPTH OF FIELD

Join photographer Tomas Leal for an introduction to DSLR photo basics. Advancing on last week’s sessions, Leal will examine the relationships between focal length, light and depth of field.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Studio Recording Basics
Jan
14
6:30 PM18:30

NEXUS Studio Recording Basics

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 2 / SOUND MANIPULATION

Join artist Vincent Lu as he leads participants through a basic understanding of sound recording techniques. The second session will provide more in depth training on how to breakdown and incorporate audio elements such as: reverb, delay, chorus, compression, distortion, saturation bussing & automation.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Film Camera 101
Jan
14
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS Film Camera 101

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 3 / LIGHTING

Join filmmaker Touchaingkong Yang for an introduction to filmmaking basics. Touchaingkong will cover non-narrative lighting techniques often used in documentary based filmmaking.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Film Camera 101
Jan
11
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS Film Camera 101

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 2 / AUDIO

Join filmmaker Touchaingkong Yang for an introduction to filmmaking basics. Touchaingkong will review how to record audio, and implement camera and lighting techniques

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS A Conversation with Leya Hale
Jan
10
6:30 PM18:30

NEXUS A Conversation with Leya Hale

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NEXUS

CONVERSATIONS WITH ARTISTS

THURSDAY, JANUARY 10th, 2019 6:30-8PM

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER  

Join us for our first Thursday Evening Conversation with local documentary filmmaker Leya Hale.

Light snacks will be served. If you would like to attend but need babysitting services, please let us know ASAP as we may be able to provide this on site.

See a short video about her latest film here.

About Leya: 
Leya Hale is from the Dakota and Diné Nations and resides in Saint Paul, MN. She currently works as a Producer for TPT-Twin Cities PBS. In 2013, she co-produced The Past Is Alive Within Us: The U.S.-Dakota Conflict, an Upper Midwest Emmy Award-winner for Best Historical Documentary. In 2016, Reclaiming Sacred Tobacco was her directorial debut and winner of the 2017 Upper Midwest Emmy Award for Best Topical Documentary. In 2018, she produced a Vision Maker Media-funded documentary, The People’s Protectors, which was an official selection at the American Indian Film Festival, Los Angeles Skins Film Festival, and the First Nations Film and Video Festival of Chicago. She also received a 2018 Upper Midwest Emmy Award for Climate Smart: Cities Working Together for Best Science/Environment Documentary. In addition, she was selected as a Knight Fellow for the 2017 John S. and James L. Knight Foundation through the Sundance Film Institute and was selected for the 2018 Big Sky Film Institute Native Filmmaker Initiative Fellowship program. Leya continues to work on a variety of local content documentaries in an effort to create social change within Minnesota communities.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Photo Camera 101
Jan
9
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS Photo Camera 101

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 2 / LENSES & LIGHT

Join photographer Tomas Leal for an introduction to DSLR photo basics. Participants will learn DSLR manual function, with an emphasis on light an daperture settings.

Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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NEXUS Film Camera 101
Jan
8
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS Film Camera 101

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NEXUS

Professional Development for the Self-Taught Artist

SESSION 1 / CAMERA BASICS

Join filmmaker Touchaingkong Yang for an introduction to filmmaking basics. Touchaingkong will review camera operation and basic shooting techniques for digital based filmmakers. Priority registration is dedicated to 2019 Nexus participants but if you would like to join please email Hlee Lee-Kron, Program Manager at hlee.lee@gmail.com and she will work to include you.

This activity is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota States Arts Board Arts Learning Program and the McKnight Foundation.

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