The 2017 eyeo Festival: Minneapolis’ Creative Technology Conference

Addressing design and data through this year's "Code + Resistance" theme

In the crowded creative conference space, one event has continued to impress us to the point that we’ve signed on as a media partner. The Minneapolis eyeo Festival incorporates talks and workshops that strike the intersection of art, information and inspiration. There’s an essence to the dialogues and experience that feels quite experimental, and in turn cutting-edge. We’ve witnessed the continued polishing of many events …

Walker Art Center’s Mediatheque

Minneapolis’ Walker Art Center has recently made its Ruben/Bentson Moving Image Collection available to the public through the newly opened Mediatheque screening room. Visitors can enter the intimate theater free of charge and browse the massive collection of cinema using an interactive touchscreen display, which then projects onto the big screen. Users can also create playlists and read detailed descriptions of the film—all while seated …

Word of Mouth: Minneapolis

Packing a weekend of dining and shopping into the arts-loving city, with scenic views in between

A city of constant construction is putting a lot of hope into its future, but we found Minneapolis, Minnesota to be inviting in its present form, too (it helps that we visited during perhaps the most ideal month, September, when clear skies—not wind chill—were the theme of the weekend). While it’s often coupled with its neighbor St. Paul as the “Twin Cities” in many travel …