Thu, Aug 15th, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 Third Avenue South, Minneapolis MN 55404

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Connect with creatives from the local design community at Third Thursday at the Minneapolis Institute of Art

  • Take in “Design: Off The Grid,” a panel discussion exploring visual layouts that defy standard grid-based conventions, as well as how concepts like empathy, kindness and inclusion affect design, featuring leading Twin Cities creatives.
  • Learn more about volunteer opportunities with AIGA MN, connect with Typhoon, and pick your favorite Pantone to make into a button.
  • Experience “End of Times 3,” 32 letterpress prints by 32 artists, as well as a digital installations by Brian Skalak and FNK.
  • Create a stylish alphabet letter for a collaborative type project with font designer Chank Diesel.
  • Enjoy music by FNK, a cash bar, and food trucks Samurai Teppanyaki and Fro Yo Soul.
  • Check out the latest Minnesota Artist Exhibition Program show “In Between / Underneath (Entremedio / Por Debajo)” by Jonathan Herrera Soto. And don’t miss Mia’s special exhibition “Hearts of Our People: Native Women Artists” before it closes on August 18!

Event Host:

Third Thursday is FREE and open to the public.

Contact Leadership

Theresa Shim
Theresa Shim
Director of Alliances
Theresa is a Minneapolis-based Korean American professional and a freelance designer. She has much experience in the human services industry connecting marginalized communities to various resources including people and organizations. She believes in teamwork and bringing people together to achieve great results. Art and graphic design has always been part of her life, and as a starting designer, she wishes to be more connected to the creatives, while connecting the creatives to the larger community!