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Business Strategies Mentorship
May
5
12:00 PM12:00

Business Strategies Mentorship

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                               Nexus 

Mentorship Intensive for Practicing Photographers

ONE SESSION - WITH FOLLOW UP MENTORSHIP
SATURDAY:  May 5

12-2PM
BUSINESS STRATEGIES MENTORSHIP
Instructor:  Kristine Sorensen

Participants have the opportunity to share their business concepts, as well as identify keey goals and learning concepts related to taking their artsitic work as digital producers into a prefessional realm.

Artist Kristine Sorensen will lead an initial planning session. Those that do the homework of planning and researching will also receive individualized mentorship in key areas of learning, following the initial session.

These sessions are open to the public but pre-registration is required as each session will be capped at 8 participants.  To Sign up just CLICK HERE

This event is made possible through the generous support of the McKnight Foundation.

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Film Mentorships
Apr
11
6:30 PM18:30

Film Mentorships

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Professional Mentorships for Practicing Filmmakers

WEDNESDAYS:  MARCH 7TH - APRIL 11TH, 2018   6:30-8PM

Instructor:  KANG VANG

 

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER  

Hone your skills in the art of narrative film creation, screenwriting and production planning from leading Minnesota filmmaker Kang Vang.  This mentorship series is dedicated pushing career minded artists from story concept into a tangible action plan.

Mentorships are designed to provide intensive critique and guidance to NEXUS participants seeking to advance their aesthetic storytelling ability. 

Mentorships are rigorous and require a commitment to attending 6 sessions. General activities focus on participant presentation, critique and practice in writing and production planning.

In order to participate in mentorship sessions you must first meet with NEXUS staff and develop a set of concrete learning goals that you will work on during the mentorship.   

These sessions are open to the public but pre-registration is required.  Each session will be capped at 8 participants.  

This event is made possible through the generous support of the McKnight Foundation.

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Apr
9
6:30 PM18:30

Photography Mentorships

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                               Nexus 

Mentorship Intensive for Practicing Photographers

SIX SESSIONS
MONDAYS:  March 5 - April 9

6:30 - 8PM
PORTFOLIO PHOTOGRAPHY
Instructor:  Xavier Tavera

Participants have the opportunity to learn how to organize their photo catalogs, identify quality images within the body of their work, and enhance images using photo programs like Adobe Light Room and Photo Shop.  Participants will also be guided through a critical writing and presentation process around their artwork.

Mentorships are designed to provide intensive critique and guidance to practicing photographers seeking to advance their aesthetic storytelling ability.  Mentorships are rigorous and require a commitment to attending all 6 sessions.

General activities focus on participant presentation, critique and practice in writing and production planning.  In order to participate in mentorship sessions you must first meet with NEXUS staff and develop a set of concrete learning goals that you will work on during mentorship.   

These sessions are open to the public but pre-registration is required as each session will be capped at 8 participants.  

This event is made possible through the generous support of the McKnight Foundation.

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Film Mentorships
Apr
4
6:30 PM18:30

Film Mentorships

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Professional Mentorships for Practicing Filmmakers

WEDNESDAYS:  MARCH 7TH - APRIL 11TH, 2018   6:30-8PM

Instructor:  KANG VANG

 

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER  

Hone your skills in the art of narrative film creation, screenwriting and production planning from leading Minnesota filmmaker Kang Vang.  This mentorship series is dedicated pushing career minded artists from story concept into a tangible action plan.

Mentorships are designed to provide intensive critique and guidance to NEXUS participants seeking to advance their aesthetic storytelling ability. 

Mentorships are rigorous and require a commitment to attending 6 sessions. General activities focus on participant presentation, critique and practice in writing and production planning.

In order to participate in mentorship sessions you must first meet with NEXUS staff and develop a set of concrete learning goals that you will work on during the mentorship.   

These sessions are open to the public but pre-registration is required.  Each session will be capped at 8 participants.  

This event is made possible through the generous support of the McKnight Foundation.

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Apr
2
6:30 PM18:30

Photography Mentorships

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                               Nexus 

Mentorship Intensive for Practicing Photographers

SIX SESSIONS
MONDAYS:  March 5 - April 9

6:30 - 8PM
PORTFOLIO PHOTOGRAPHY
Instructor:  Xavier Tavera

Participants have the opportunity to learn how to organize their photo catalogs, identify quality images within the body of their work, and enhance images using photo programs like Adobe Light Room and Photo Shop.  Participants will also be guided through a critical writing and presentation process around their artwork.

Mentorships are designed to provide intensive critique and guidance to practicing photographers seeking to advance their aesthetic storytelling ability.  Mentorships are rigorous and require a commitment to attending all 6 sessions.

General activities focus on participant presentation, critique and practice in writing and production planning.  In order to participate in mentorship sessions you must first meet with NEXUS staff and develop a set of concrete learning goals that you will work on during mentorship.   

These sessions are open to the public but pre-registration is required as each session will be capped at 8 participants.  

This event is made possible through the generous support of the McKnight Foundation.

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Film Mentorships
Mar
28
6:30 PM18:30

Film Mentorships

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                                                              Nexus

Professional Mentorships for Practicing Filmmakers

WEDNESDAYS:  MARCH 7TH - APRIL 11TH, 2018   6:30-8PM

Instructor:  KANG VANG

 

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER  

Hone your skills in the art of narrative film creation, screenwriting and production planning from leading Minnesota filmmaker Kang Vang.  This mentorship series is dedicated pushing career minded artists from story concept into a tangible action plan.

Mentorships are designed to provide intensive critique and guidance to NEXUS participants seeking to advance their aesthetic storytelling ability. 

Mentorships are rigorous and require a commitment to attending 6 sessions. General activities focus on participant presentation, critique and practice in writing and production planning.

In order to participate in mentorship sessions you must first meet with NEXUS staff and develop a set of concrete learning goals that you will work on during the mentorship.   

These sessions are open to the public but pre-registration is required.  Each session will be capped at 8 participants.  

This event is made possible through the generous support of the McKnight Foundation.

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Mar
26
6:30 PM18:30

Photography Mentorships

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                               Nexus 

Mentorship Intensive for Practicing Photographers

SIX SESSIONS
MONDAYS:  March 5 - April 9

6:30 - 8PM
PORTFOLIO PHOTOGRAPHY
Instructor:  Xavier Tavera

Participants have the opportunity to learn how to organize their photo catalogs, identify quality images within the body of their work, and enhance images using photo programs like Adobe Light Room and Photo Shop.  Participants will also be guided through a critical writing and presentation process around their artwork.

Mentorships are designed to provide intensive critique and guidance to practicing photographers seeking to advance their aesthetic storytelling ability.  Mentorships are rigorous and require a commitment to attending all 6 sessions.

General activities focus on participant presentation, critique and practice in writing and production planning.  In order to participate in mentorship sessions you must first meet with NEXUS staff and develop a set of concrete learning goals that you will work on during mentorship.   

These sessions are open to the public but pre-registration is required as each session will be capped at 8 participants.  

This event is made possible through the generous support of the McKnight Foundation.

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Film Mentorships
Mar
21
6:30 PM18:30

Film Mentorships

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                                                                                                                      Nexus

Professional Mentorships for Practicing Filmmakers

WEDNESDAYS:  MARCH 7TH - APRIL 11TH, 2018   6:30-8PM

Instructor:  KANG VANG

 

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER  

Hone your skills in the art of narrative film creation, screenwriting and production planning from leading Minnesota filmmaker Kang Vang.  This mentorship series is dedicated pushing career minded artists from story concept into a tangible action plan.

Mentorships are designed to provide intensive critique and guidance to NEXUS participants seeking to advance their aesthetic storytelling ability. 

Mentorships are rigorous and require a commitment to attending 6 sessions. General activities focus on participant presentation, critique and practice in writing and production planning.

In order to participate in mentorship sessions you must first meet with NEXUS staff and develop a set of concrete learning goals that you will work on during the mentorship.   

These sessions are open to the public but pre-registration is required.  Each session will be capped at 8 participants.  

This event is made possible through the generous support of the McKnight Foundation.

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Mar
19
6:30 PM18:30

Photography Mentorships

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                               Nexus 

Mentorship Intensive for Practicing Photographers

SIX SESSIONS
MONDAYS:  March 5 - April 9

6:30 - 8PM
PORTFOLIO PHOTOGRAPHY
Instructor:  Xavier Tavera

Participants have the opportunity to learn how to organize their photo catalogs, identify quality images within the body of their work, and enhance images using photo programs like Adobe Light Room and Photo Shop.  Participants will also be guided through a critical writing and presentation process around their artwork.

Mentorships are designed to provide intensive critique and guidance to practicing photographers seeking to advance their aesthetic storytelling ability.  Mentorships are rigorous and require a commitment to attending all 6 sessions.

General activities focus on participant presentation, critique and practice in writing and production planning.  In order to participate in mentorship sessions you must first meet with NEXUS staff and develop a set of concrete learning goals that you will work on during mentorship.   

These sessions are open to the public but pre-registration is required as each session will be capped at 8 participants.  

This event is made possible through the generous support of the McKnight Foundation.

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Film Mentorships
Mar
14
6:30 PM18:30

Film Mentorships

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                                                                                                                      Nexus

Professional Mentorships for Practicing Filmmakers

WEDNESDAYS:  MARCH 7TH - APRIL 11TH, 2018   6:30-8PM

Instructor:  KANG VANG

 

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER  

Hone your skills in the art of narrative film creation, screenwriting and production planning from leading Minnesota filmmaker Kang Vang.  This mentorship series is dedicated pushing career minded artists from story concept into a tangible action plan.

Mentorships are designed to provide intensive critique and guidance to NEXUS participants seeking to advance their aesthetic storytelling ability. 

Mentorships are rigorous and require a commitment to attending 6 sessions. General activities focus on participant presentation, critique and practice in writing and production planning.

In order to participate in mentorship sessions you must first meet with NEXUS staff and develop a set of concrete learning goals that you will work on during the mentorship.   

These sessions are open to the public but pre-registration is required.  Each session will be capped at 8 participants.  

This event is made possible through the generous support of the McKnight Foundation.

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Film Mentorships
Mar
7
6:30 PM18:30

Film Mentorships

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                                                                                                                      Nexus

Professional Mentorships for Practicing Filmmakers

WEDNESDAYS:  MARCH 7TH - APRIL 11TH, 2018   6:30-8PM

Instructor:  KANG VANG

 

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER  

Hone your skills in the art of narrative film creation, screenwriting and production planning from leading Minnesota filmmaker Kang Vang.  This mentorship series is dedicated pushing career minded artists from story concept into a tangible action plan.

Mentorships are designed to provide intensive critique and guidance to NEXUS participants seeking to advance their aesthetic storytelling ability. 

Mentorships are rigorous and require a commitment to attending 6 sessions. General activities focus on participant presentation, critique and practice in writing and production planning.

In order to participate in mentorship sessions you must first meet with NEXUS staff and develop a set of concrete learning goals that you will work on during the mentorship.   

These sessions are open to the public but pre-registration is required.  Each session will be capped at 8 participants.  

This event is made possible through the generous support of the McKnight Foundation.

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Mar
5
6:30 PM18:30

Photography Mentorships

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                               Nexus 

Mentorship Intensive for Practicing Photographers

SIX SESSIONS
MONDAYS:  March 5 - April 9

6:30 - 8PM
PORTFOLIO PHOTOGRAPHY
Instructor:  Xavier Tavera

Participants have the opportunity to learn how to organize their photo catalogs, identify quality images within the body of their work, and enhance images using photo programs like Adobe Light Room and Photo Shop.  Participants will also be guided through a critical writing and presentation process around their artwork.

Mentorships are designed to provide intensive critique and guidance to practicing photographers seeking to advance their aesthetic storytelling ability.  Mentorships are rigorous and require a commitment to attending all 6 sessions.

General activities focus on participant presentation, critique and practice in writing and production planning.  In order to participate in mentorship sessions you must first meet with NEXUS staff and develop a set of concrete learning goals that you will work on during mentorship.   

These sessions are open to the public but pre-registration is required as each session will be capped at 8 participants.  

This event is made possible through the generous support of the McKnight Foundation.

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Photography 101
Feb
26
6:30 PM18:30

Photography 101

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Nexus

Photography Skill Building Workshops

MONDAYS, February 12th, 19th & 26th

Instructor:  Tomas Leal

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER  

Camera operation, vocabulary and shooting techniques will be covered during three introductory photography sessions led by professional photographer Tomas Leal.

Check out the options below and make sure you sign up early. These sessions are open to the public but pre-registration is highly encouraged as each session will be capped at 10 participants. 

PLEASE NOTE:  You must be willing and able to attend all 3 sessions.

Each session will include a a short lecture or demonstration, creative practice and time for questions and answers.

This event is made possible through the generous support of the McKnight Foundation.

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Photography 101
Feb
19
6:30 PM18:30

Photography 101

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Nexus

Photography Skill Building Workshops

MONDAYS, February 12th, 19th & 26th

Instructor:  Tomas Leal

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER  

Camera operation, vocabulary and shooting techniques will be covered during three introductory photography sessions led by professional photographer Tomas Leal.

Check out the options below and make sure you sign up early. These sessions are open to the public but pre-registration is highly encouraged as each session will be capped at 10 participants. 

PLEASE NOTE:  You must be willing and able to attend all 3 sessions.

Each session will include a a short lecture or demonstration, creative practice and time for questions and answers.

This event is made possible through the generous support of the McKnight Foundation.

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Photography 101
Feb
12
6:30 PM18:30

Photography 101

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                                Nexus

Photography Skill Building Workshops

MONDAYS, February 12th, 19th & 26th

Instructor:  Tomas Leal

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER  

Camera operation, vocabulary and shooting techniques will be covered during three introductory photography sessions led by professional photographer Tomas Leal.

Check out the options below and make sure you sign up early. These sessions are open to the public but pre-registration is highly encouraged as each session will be capped at 10 participants. 

PLEASE NOTE:  You must be willing and able to attend all 3 sessions.

Each session will include a a short lecture or demonstration, creative practice and time for questions and answers.

This event is made possible through the generous support of the McKnight Foundation.

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Icecream Bowtie Event
Nov
11
6:30 PM18:30

Icecream Bowtie Event

NEXUS Artist Marsha Allen will host a micro-business event in support of her and her son's business Icecream Bowties.  Please stop by and check out their products and find out more about how this mother and son duo are taking over the bowtie business.

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

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NEXUS:  Stamp Art
Apr
30
2:00 PM14:00

NEXUS: Stamp Art

 

ANCESTRAL WAYS STAMP ART 

Sunday April 30th 2-4PM

In a movement where signs and banners have come to stand for the voice of many, it is important to understand the value of public arts and activism. Indigenous Roots is an arts organization that embodies the vitality and tenacity of indigenous identities and life ways.  Members of this group will lead participants through a hands on screen printing process teaching the art of public expression.

CLICK HERE to RSVP

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NEXUS:  Music Mastering
Apr
11
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS: Music Mastering

Instructors: Vong Lee & Schoua Na Vang                                                                                                        This series of sessions is meant to act as a continuation of the MUSIC COLLABORATIVES mentorship. Here artist advance to developing high quality artistic product. They identify creative partners and they get the support they need to produce quality digital recordings. Beat maker Cassie McDuffie and sound engineer Adam Rangel will be on hand to support the process as needed, and qualifying music artists will be able to book time to record with renowned sound engineer and educator Phillip Winden.

CLICK HERE to register.

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NEXUS:  Portfolio Photography
Apr
10
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS: Portfolio Photography

Instructors:  Xavier Tavera & Melissa Vang                                                                                                        This mentorship component is designed as an extension of Concept Photography.  Here participants have the opportunity to learn how to organize their photo catalogs, identify quality images within the body of their work, and enhance images using photo programs like Adobe Light Room and Photo Shop.  Participants will also be guided through a critical writing and presentation process around their artwork.

CLICK HERE to register.

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NEXUS: Video Screening
Apr
8
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS: Video Screening

WATER STORIES SCREENING 

Saturday April 8th 6-8PM

Water is sacred.  It is our existence.  Water Stories presents a series of video shorts that honor water and help raise awareness regarding its vital connection to our existence.  Artists Tiana LaPointe & Binesikwe Means will facilitate a discussion about the role of indigenous filmmakers as protectors of the environment, culture and ceremony

CLICK HERE to RSVP

 

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NEXUS:  Music Mastering
Apr
4
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS: Music Mastering

Instructors: Vong Lee & Schoua Na Vang                                                                                                        This series of sessions is meant to act as a continuation of the MUSIC COLLABORATIVES mentorship. Here artist advance to developing high quality artistic product. They identify creative partners and they get the support they need to produce quality digital recordings. Beat maker Cassie McDuffie and sound engineer Adam Rangel will be on hand to support the process as needed, and qualifying music artists will be able to book time to record with renowned sound engineer and educator Phillip Winden.

CLICK HERE to register.

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NEXUS:  Portfolio Photography
Apr
3
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS: Portfolio Photography

Instructors:  Xavier Tavera & Melissa Vang                                                                                                      This mentorship component is designed as an extension of Concept Photography.  Here participants have the opportunity to learn how to organize their photo catalogs, identify quality images within the body of their work, and enhance images using photo programs like Adobe Light Room and Photo Shop.  Participants will also be guided through a critical writing and presentation process around their artwork.

CLICK HERE to register.

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Witnessing From Within The Circle - Video Screening
Apr
1
6:00 PM18:00

Witnessing From Within The Circle - Video Screening

WITNESSING WITHIN THE CIRCLE SCREENING 

Saturday April 1st 6-8PM

What does it mean to document history from the inside?  Over the past year, mainstream media has been providing a narrative about Standing Rock to the public that leaves out the intimate stories of indigenous history, practiced values and community.  Artists Tiana LaPointe & Binesikwe Means will present a series of documentary shorts reflective of these experience and facilitate a discussion about the role of indigenous filmmakers as historians.

CLICK HERE to RSVP

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NEXUS:  Sound Recording Basics
Mar
30
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS: Sound Recording Basics

Instructors: Vong Lee & Eemanna Rivers
Learn foundational sound recording techniques and studio operations. Get certified in Pro Tools and Garage band basics and in turn earn access to using the studio independently. participants learn vocabulary, sound recording steps and the ins and outs of music creation software.

CLICK HERE to register.

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NEXUS:  Music Mastering
Mar
28
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS: Music Mastering

Instructors: Vong Lee & Schoua Na Vang                                                                                                        This series of sessions is meant to act as a continuation of the MUSIC COLLABORATIVES mentorship. Here artist advance to developing high quality artistic product. They identify creative partners and they get the support they need to produce quality digital recordings. Beat maker Cassie McDuffie and sound engineer Adam Rangel will be on hand to support the process as needed, and qualifying music artists will be able to book time to record with renowned sound engineer and educator Phillip Winden.

CLICK HERE to register.

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NEXUS:  Portfolio Photography
Mar
27
6:00 PM18:00

NEXUS: Portfolio Photography

Instructors:  Xavier Tavera & Melissa Vang                                                                                                      This mentorship component is designed as an extension of Concept Photography.  Here participants have the opportunity to learn how to organize their photo catalogs, identify quality images within the body of their work, and enhance images using photo programs like Adobe Light Room and Photo Shop.  Participants will also be guided through a critical writing and presentation process around their artwork.

CLICK HERE to register.

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