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Come in from the cold and see some art: Free gallery admission January 10–February 7.

The Walker Channel provides live and archived video of the Walker’s public programming, including lectures, dialogues, and performances involving artists, scholars, and critics of contemporary art and culture.

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A New Sculpture Garden

Save the date for Saturday June 3, 2017 for the opening of the renovated Minneapolis Sculpture Garden and the newly expanded Walker Art Center campus. Join us and see over 18 new artworks, a reimagined 19-acre campus, and a landmark that will be enjoyed for generations to come. More


Question the Wall Itself

Question the Wall Itself examines ways that interior spaces and décor can be fundamental to the understanding of cultural identity. The multimedia exhibition showcases work by 23 international, multigenerational artists who explore the political and social dimensions of interior architecture as well as its complicated relationship to history… More


Avant Garden 2016

We had a lot to celebrate this year! Avant Garden marked the grand opening of the Walker’s new main entrance and the exhibition Question the Wall Itself. The event also revealed site-specific commissions by artists Frank Big Bear and Philippe Parreno. Top that… More

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Making an Entrance: A Design Conversation

The Walker’s light-filled new main entrance was designed to dramatically enhance visitor circulation and strengthen the Walker’s connection to the neighboring Minneapolis Sculpture Garden. Join Joan Soranno and John Cook of HGA… More

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Avant Museology: Cary Wolfe and Timothy Morton

In this freewheeling conversation, Timothy Morton and Cary Wolfe will explore the idea of the “avant” and the various ways in which “avantness” has historically been incarnated in art, literature, music, and culture. Both authors will… More