On Thursday, November 23 (Thanksgiving Day), Hennepin County libraries are closed.
Hennepin County Library and the
Minnesota Historical Society present Mazinaakizige: American Indian Teen Photography Project. This exhibit brings six young American Indian artists together. The six young artists focused this exhibition around the theme "Power(full)," to develop their photography skills in a guided, supportive, and culturally sensitive environment.
The artists will be showing a selection of photographs that empowers their indigenous identity. This exhibit is travelling across Minnesota throughout 2016-2017. The artists include: Nolan Berglund, Amoreina Espinosa, Joe Ettawageshik, Shaw Handley, Marco Hunt, and Angel Swann.
The exhibit opens at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, February 8 and an opening celebration will take place from 5-7 p.m. The exhibit runs from February 8-March 28 at Cargill Hall at Minneapolis Central Library.