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  • SOCIAL MEDIA RESIDENT The PF team is looking for a resident to help us manage and grow our social media platforms. We are looking for a creative and hardworking individual to support the team through the creation of consistent digital content. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of the Public Functionary aesthetic and values. Additionally, the intern will gain valuable experience learning about the daily operations of a progressive space. The space embodies a certain type of hus…
  • Kaya Lovestrand posted a new Opportunity Gallery Resident Call
    GALLERY RESIDENT The PF team is looking for residents to help us with daily tasks ranging from art installation, gallery events, and social media management. The PF residents will gain valuable experience in assisting with artist relations and planning for exhibitions and events. This is an opportunity to learn the daily operations of a progressive space. The space embodies a certain type of hustle and the ideal candidates will know how to take initiative. Bonus points if you’re an artist. Re…
  • Opening Reception: Friday, March 31. 7pm-10pm Gallery Hours: Tues April 4 – Saturday April 8, 12pm-5pm daily Location: Public Functionary, 1400 12th Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413 About the Show “4 Fifths” features new work by Madison Vang, Marra Evans, Jon Tiburzi and Erika Terwilliger—recent graduates of St. Olaf College that have been granted a year of independent studio experience through the emerging artist program. In “4 Fifths” the artists present diverse mediums from printmaki…
  • Selected Works is curated by Public Functionary’s co-director and curator, Tricia Heuring. Building on her 4+ years as the curator of Public Functionary and a recent, immersive 3 week curatorial residency in Colorado, this exhibit will be her first group exhibition in the space, where previous exhibits have been with solo artists. Selected Works highlights the practice of 22 individual artists currently working in the Twin Cities. Heuring selected artists with whom she has built relationships …
  • Selected Works is curated by Public Functionary’s co-director and curator, Tricia Heuring. Building on her 4+ years as the curator of Public Functionary and a recent, immersive 3 week curatorial residency in Colorado, this exhibit will be her first group exhibition in the space, where previous exhibits have been with solo artists. Selected Works highlights the practice of 22 individual artists currently working in the Twin Cities. Heuring selected artists with whom she has built relationships …
  • Joyful is the Dark will feature a selection of large scale paintings, works on paper and text based works that explore painting as site. In 2014, Kent returned to abstract painting after a 3 year hiatus, during which she pursued subjects of representation, narrative, occupation and presence through mediums such as sculpture, video and drawing. With a renewed interest in abstraction, Kent began making works that function as studies in an effort to define a painting language. This on-going collect…
  • FD13 residency for the arts at Public Functionary: Ligia Lewis. Minor Matter forthe theater (work in progress) Wed, March 23. 7pm Public Functionary / 1400 12th Ave NE, Minneapolis MN 55418 Cover at the door: suggested $5-$10 Minor Matter, originally a choreography for one body, will be performed by three dancers when it premiers later this year at Hebbel am Ufer in Berlin later his year. For her work in progress showing at Public Functionary, Lewis will present her process-based research fo…
  • Public Functionary is pleased to present a continuously developing interdisciplinary collaboration between performance collective SuperGroup, experimental playwright Rachel Jendrzejewski, art rock band Brute Heart and installation artist Liz Miller. "In Which _____ and Others Discover the End" harnesses the transformative power and value of contemporary performance, stimulating our collective capacity to dream, think inventively, and make connections between divergent ideas while creating space…
  • Public Functionary is pleased to present a continuously developing interdisciplinary collaboration between performance collective SuperGroup, experimental playwright Rachel Jendrzejewski, art rock band Brute Heart and installation artist Liz Miller. "In Which _____ and Others Discover the End" harnesses the transformative power and value of contemporary performance, stimulating our collective capacity to dream, think inventively, and make connections between divergent ideas while creating space…
  • Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association (NEMAA) and Public Functionary present Wintertide, a biennial juried art exhibition debuting in January 2015. $10,500 in cash awards will be presented to artists at the opening. In addition, music will be provided by Public Functionary's music resident Sarah White Music, 612BREW craft beer will be on tap, and Mattie's on Main/Wilde Roast Cafe will offer a delicious sampling of hors d'oeuvres. Come celebrate the bounty of outstanding artwork that NEMAA arti…