Ben Fain and Frank Van Durem Presented by The Soap Factory. The parking lot at the underpass, next to The Basilica of Saint Mary, is converted into an art installation space for this sculpture and video project which is inspired by the work of outsider Wisconsin artist Fred Smith (1886-1976).
UNDERPASS 7:30 and 9 p.m.
The BodyCartography Project I-94 underpass parking lot, next to The Basilica of Saint Mary Minneapolis’ very own site-specific dance company returns to the streets to animate public space.
GUIDED TOURS: THE BASILICA OF SAINT MARY Ongoing 6:30-8 p.m.
Tours last approximately 25 minutes. Discover some of the treasures hidden behind The Basilica’s bronze doors, a Minneapolis landmark for more than 100 years.
Ketzal Coatlicue Aztec Dance Troupe 8–9 p.m.
Plaza of The Basilica of Saint Mary Aztec dance ceremony with music from the sacred drum, conch shells, seeds and other instruments gifted by the natural environment.
Artist–Designed Mini Golf 6–midnight
Walker Art Center - Minneapolis Sculpture Garden Tee up! Garden gnomes masquerading as foosball strikers, a scale model of a French chateau, mazes, gopher holes and contours mapped from the course at the legendary Augusta National Golf Club are just a few ingredients going into the 2013 edition of the artist-designed course. Fee required.
“roving green line” 6–7 p.m.
Diane Willow Between the I-94 underpass next to The Basilica and the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden A catalyst for comment and conversation about the future Southwest extension of the Green Line. Part of the Creative CityMaking Project.
“in one ear and out to all” 7:30–8:30 p.m.
Diane Willow. An invitation to listen to the soundscape in the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden.
DRAWING ON DOWNTOWN 6–10 p.m.
Roveing along Hennepin Avenue and the wayfinding path. Join Creative CityMaking artist Witt Siasoco in documenting buildings along Hennepin Avenue with the Mobile Tracing Unit, a structure that encourages participants to trace their surroundings from their own perspectives. Part of the Creative CityMaking project.