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The Drawing Project and the Floating Library Launch Party Fundraiser

Join The Drawing Project and the Floating Library for an afternoon into evening of music, drawing, poetry writing, book-making, taco-eating, well water tasting and beer drinking at the historic Schmidt Artists Lofts. A variety of activities await you: Bookmaking Workshop w/ Artist Aki Shibata (registration fee includes event admission) Live Music […]


Creativity Salon at Arts Mia

Join The Drawing Project this coming Thursday evening! The MIA and The Drawing Project invite you to share endless inspiration through a community-drawing activity in collaboration with artists Shannon Brunette and Lynda Monick-Isenberg. Taking inspiration locally from St. Anthony Falls and globally from the work of Leonardo da Vinci, we’ll explore hydroelectricity in all […]


Pop Up Drawing Challenge

Join The Drawing Project this coming Saturday, July 25th from 11am to noon. We will be visiting the The Floating Library at Silverwood Park for a POP UP DRAWING CHALLENGE! Rent a boat, grab some transportable drawing materials and we will visit the Floating Library for inspiration. Come dressed for the climate with sunscreen […]


Endless Drawing + Hydroelectricity with Aaron Marx

Photos from the event The Drawing Project is excited to share endless inspiration through a community drawing activity in collaboration with artist Aaron Marx on the 9th Floor of the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis! Centralized hydroelectric power lit up for the first time in the United States at St. Anthony Falls on the Mississippi River […]


Drawing with Mittens

Drawings from the event Photos from the event Have you ever drawn outside in the winter in Minnesota? With mittens on? The Drawing Project looks forward to hosting a drawing event with our partners at Silverwood Park prior to a closing reception for the current show, Collected and Contained. Drawing with Mittens will be a chilly but fun […]


Beyond An Artist Talk with Drew Peterson

The Drawing Project looks forward to partnering with Burnet Gallery to share the work of Drew Peterson as a closing event for his current show, WATERWORKS. Beyond An Artist Talk will reveal the artists unique mark-making system while creating an experiential element for everyone in attendance from fellow artists to […]


Drawing Town Hall with Hothouse and Jil Evans, Aaron Marx & Anne Labovitz

The community is invited to discuss the contemporary act of drawing and the recent local museum exhibitions, which so beautifully elevated this fundamental art practice. Both the Walker Art Center’s Hopper Drawing: A Painter’s Process and the MIA’s Marks of Genius engaged a wide range of people from the master artist to […]