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G333L18 MCFTA Arts Book Club, Friday, August 10, Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Instructor: Curt Paulsen / Mara Miller
Skill Level: ALL

Come explore creativity and artistic ideas through open discussion around books chosen to pique the interest and inspire exploration.There is no cost for participating, but space is limited, so please RSVP with our Registrars to save your spot. Plan on arriving early to get lunch at the cafe before the discussion starts.

Summer Session Book Club Book, Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative by Austin Kleon. You don't need to be a genius, you just need to be yourself is the message of this book described as hip, original, practical, and entertaining. Nothing is original, so embrace influence, collect ideas, and remix and re-imagine to discover your own path.

Enrollment limited to 30; ages 16 and up
Single class scheduled on 8/10/2018 at 12:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 No Charge
Attendees: 1 No Charge

A339L18 The Realization of a Dream: The Photographs of Edward Curtis, Thursday, September 20, 7-9 pm
Instructor: Christopher Cardozo
Skill Level: ALL

Edward Curtis had “such a big dream” he couldn’t see it all. This dream resulted in the creation of a thirty-year, massive photo-ethnographic project that is unique in American history. This fifty-minute lecture and presentation will be accompanied by a unique slideshow, highlighting over sixty iconic Curtis images and a Q&A period. In addition to current perspectives on Edward Curtis’ “big dream,” the presentation will also explore what the work can teach us today and why it has endured for over one hundred years.

Enrollment limited to 50; ages 16 and up
Single class scheduled on 9/20/2018 at 7:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 13.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 15.00 ea.

A333L18 MCFTA Arts Book Club: Fall 2018, Friday, September 28, Noon - 1:30
Instructor: Curt Paulsen / Mara Miller
Skill Level: ALL

Come explore creativity and artistic ideas through open discussion around books chosen to pique the interest and inspire.There is no cost for participating, but space is limited, so please RSVP with our Registrars to save your spot. Plan on arriving early if you want lunch at the Art Center Café before the discussion starts.

Fall 2018 Book:Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis by Timothy Egan.

Engage with the photographs of Edward Curtis in the Laura Miles Gallery at MCFTA and then learn more about the photographer and his quest to "capture on film the continent’s original inhabitants before the old ways disappeared" by reading Timothy Egan's riveting biography. Come for the discussion even if you don't finish the book.

Enrollment limited to 30 / ages 16 and up
Single class scheduled on 9/28/2018 at 12:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 No Charge
Attendees: 1 No Charge

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2240 North Shore Drive
Wayzata, MN 55391

952.473.7361, x. 160

Hours
Monday          9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tuesday         9 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Wednesday    9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Thursday        9 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Friday             9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday        9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
   (mid-June through August, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Sunday closed


Building is closed for Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve through New Year's Day*, Memorial Day and the last week in August through Labor Day.* There is no open studio when the building is closed. 

* Phone lines will be open M-F, excluding holidays, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. to take class registrations.  

 
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Center Registrar at 952.473.7361, ext. 160, and/or the Minnesota
Relay Service (for the hearing impaired) at 800.627.3529 at least two
weeks in advance. We will be happy to accommodate your needs.


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