Date(s) - 03/24/2017
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Get a “first look” at The Weather Diaries while partaking of live music and hands-on activities led by organizations including the Textile Center, with fiber-based jewelry making, and the 612 Sauna Society. Specialty cocktails and curated appetizers are available from the award-winning FIKA Café for purchase.
First Look special guests are exhibition creators Cooper & Gorfer (Sarah Cooper and Nina Gorfer) with Icelandic designer/installation artist, STEiNUNN taking part in a lively discussion about “(Re)Framing Northern Identities” moderated by Fashion Week Minnesota’s Jahna Peloquin and Sarah Edwards. The preview party will be Friday, March 24, with the exhibition on view from March 25 to July 2.
The Weather Diaries continues ASI’s 2017 suite of programming inspired by Migration, Identity and Belonging and reflects the organization’s founding by Swedish immigrants and mission to be a gathering place for all people to share experiences around culture, migration, the environment and the arts.
Cost: $15 ASI Members / $20 Non-Members
To learn more about the exhibition, click here.
American Swedish Institute
2600 Park Ave. South