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FLOW Northside Arts Crawl 2019

- Thursday, July 25th Events
   8am-8pm (2001 Plymouth Ave N.)
- Mn African American Heritage Museum & Gallery:
  1pm-9pm (1256 Penn Ave N.)
- Minneapolis Urban League:
   3pm-7pm (2100 Plymouth Ave N.)
- Homewood Studios:
   3:30pm-9pm (2400 Plymouth Ave N.)

- Download Map & Guidebook
- Friday, July 26th & Saturday, July 27th Events
- FLOW Photo contest (Take photos this weekend and submit to win cash prizes)
FLOW Northside Arts Crawl kick starts today! Thursday, July 25th with activity happening along Plymouth Ave N. from Russell to Penn Avenue. Check out the highlights for Thursday below! Download the Map & Guidebook for full schedule.
(Location 20 on the Map)
features work from 3 Northside Artists.
8am-8pm (2001 Plymouth Ave N.)
In Gallery One
Nikki McComb's  "The Moving Walls of Minneapolis"
Art is My Weapon founder Nikki McComb uses data exploring evictions in North Minneapolis as the guide for "The Moving Walls of Minneapolis."  Part installation, part visual story, this exhibit, produced in partnership with the University of Minnesota Center for Urban and Regional Affairs, brings a deeply personal local perspective to our country’s affordable housing crisis. 
In Gallery Two  
Keegan Xavi's "She'll Swallow Us Whole."   
Talented collage artist Keegan Xavi presents a collection of works exploring  identity, form, gender and blackness. The work is calming and frightful as the eye dissects the individual elements that make the forms. The mind begins to understand the complicated intersection between the many identities we inhabit in any waking moment. 
Also In The Building 

UROC Artist-in Residence, Amoke Kubat and her Yo Mama's House Cooperative bring the topic of disaster preparedness to the forefront of her work. Kubat presents three free activities to help Northside families prepare for disaster. Supplies are limited. First come first served. 
Water Magic Fortune Tellers  (Rethink Your Drink) 
Talk about water. Take a quiz about water and take home a free reusable water bottle. Presented in collaboration with the City of Minneapolis Rethink Your Drink project) 
Free your heART 
Free Heart Scans. Come to UROC from 5 to 7 p.m. for free cardiovascular scans and physician consultations. Presented in collaboration with SCHEDA, a non-profit  founded with the mission to help reduce morbidity and mortality from cardiovascular disease. Limited to the first 20 people. 
BugOut Bags 
What would you grab in an emergency? Amoke provides backpacks, checklists and supplies to help Northside mothers prepare for disaster. (Limited to the first 30 attendees) 

Mn African American Heritage Museum & Gallery
(Location 19 on the Map)
Features "Keep on Rollin" Exhibition and meet & greet with Major Taylor Bicycling Club of Mn members.
8am-8pm (1256 Penn Ave N.)
Join Minnesota African American Heritage Museum & Gallery for a reception for the "Keep On Rollin'" Exhibition now on display! Learn about the Major Taylor Bicycling Club of Minnesota which celebrates its 20th anniversary. Meet Club members and learn about cycling world champion Marshall "Major" Taylor. Share your cycling enthusiasm through this enlightening exhibition. Free admission.

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Minneapolis Urban League
(Location 19 on the Map)
Features an Artist led tour of Urban League's gallery/art collection by Northside painter Charles Caldwell.
3pm-7pm (2100 Plymouth Ave N.)
enjoy Charles Caldwell's artist-led tours of Minneapolis Urban League’s Art Collection at 4pm & 5 pm.
Homewood Studios
(Location 19 on the Map)
Features the How We Fit 
3:30pm-9pm (2400 Plymouth Ave N.)
George Roberts, owner of Homewood Studios talks about why FLOW is important in 2015.
 Homewood Studios' current show "How We Fit" will be running from 3pm-6pm; at 6:30pm a backyard puppet show by Open Eye Figure Theater will commence.
Download the Map & Guidebook to plan your weekend at FLOW!
Friday, July 26th & Saturday, July 27th Events
• Friday July 26th - Broadway Avenue from Logan to Penn Avenue, 3:00pm - 7:00 pm This is our highly social Friday afternoon with FLOW at Freedom Square hosted by KMOJ radio. Join Mayor Jacob Frey at Freedom Square for a music showcase featuring Joe Davis and the Poetic Diaspora. Plus, the West Broadway Farmers Market and Artisan Market feature handmade products the whole family can enjoy. Then, FLOW right into Glow Roll at 7pm.
Shop Northside Pop Up with DJ Fundraiser
  • The last weekend of the #ShopNorthside Pop-Up will be during FLOW
  • The dates are Friday, July 26th 4pm-8pm and Saturday, July 27th 11am-3pm
  • DJ Fundraiser from KMOJ will be present and DJ-ing Live from the Storefront Space 
  • The co hosts will be Sistah's Co Op which consists of TiAngy, Body Love & Tina Dionne Fashions
  • There are over 20 vendors represented in the space for FLOW Weekend
• Saturday July 27th - W. Broadway Avenue from Girard to Lyndale, and Plymouth and Penn Ave 11:00 a - 9:00p
A highly concentrated, walkable, self- guided tour including:

- the expanding Juxtaposition Arts Campus new Skateable Art and Performance Plaza & pop-up shops.
Roho Collective's rooftop Street Couture Fashion show featuring up cycled denim created by ROHO members.
- The FLOW Mainstage & Marketplace, Sponsored by Creative
  Minneapolis has a new location in front of Sanctuary Covenant Church. This
  year’s main stage will be hosted by comedian Ashli Henderson, and highlight
  featured performances by Jovonta PattonCelena LenaiLLism and
  headliner Mac Irv!  WE WIN Youth will unveil the very first Black Leadership
  sculpture of a Black community leader they admire and deem
  inspirational. Northside Yoga will be offering some yoga sessions to represent
  movement and flow that creates abundance and healing to ALL! Mayor Jacob
  Frey, Council Vice President Jenkins and the City of Minneapolis Office of
  Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy will have a resource tent for artists, makers, innovators and creative practitioners.
- MN African American Heritage Museum & Gallery will host a Children's Reading Circle with art classes led by local artist Broderick Poole.
- Cycle Sisters will be meeting at Broadway Liquor Outlet for a bike ride through FLOW and will end up at Pyres Brewing.
- Village Financial Cooperative will be leading a One-Stop workshops on brand consultation in conjunction with Black Business Week.
And More!

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