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This week: derby, bock and ides

   Here’s a sampling of what you have to look forward to this week on the PDD Calendar. Browncoat Mondays continue tonight at Zinema 2 with two episodes and Prof. Lisa Horton presenting on feminist and anti-feminist themes in Joss Whedon‘s Firefly. Art for Ed’s Sake is a fundraiser at the Depot on Wednesday for Visual and Media [...]

This week: marijuana, mountain movies and Monroe

   Here’s a sampling of what you have to look forward to this week on the PDD Calendar. Tonight there’s a discussion on the medical use of marijuana in Minnesota at UMD. There is still lots of theater going on in town with Guys & Dolls opening at Marshall on Thursday and Memory of Water opening on [...]

You sure got that right, Chris Monroe


Grants with Duluth Connections

Arts Funds in and to Duluth: Minnesota State Arts Board I

The Minnesota State Arts Board has released the names of the funded programs for 2013. Over the next few days, I’ll post the programs which name Duluth as a site or location. Most of this funding comes from the Legacy Amendment, the sales tax that supports environment, arts and cultural heritage activities.

Homegrown Field Guide is here

Word has leaked out via Instagram that 17,500 copies of the Homegrown Music Festival Field Guide 2013 have arrived. Distribution might be slowed by the storm that is supposedly happening today, but — hot tip — the Electric Fetus is usually one of the first places you can find it.

Text for the 2013 Homegrown Music Festival Field Guide

Homegrown Music Festival 2013 Festival Director Walter Raschick Assistant Director Jake Larson Volunteer Coordinator Melissa La Tour Venue/Sponsor Coordinator Adam Guggemos Board of Directors Mary Bue, Pete Dingels, Jesse Hoheisel, Jonathan Lee (President), Hattie Peterson Steering Committee Brennan Atchison, Mary Bue, Adam Depre, Jesse Gangi, Todd Gremmels, Adam Guggemos, Jesse Hoheisel, Jonathan Lee, Glenn Maloney, [...]

Duluth Gig Posters

This little collection has over 500 images, but is really just getting started. You can help add to the collection by sending jpegs to paul @ or just uploading them to the comments. Click on any of the thumbnails to see the full image and begin a slideshow. 2012

This week: iron sculpting, divine sex and hair cuts

   Here’s a sampling of what you have to look forward to this week on the PDD Calendar. Where can you learn about making beer, flat track roller derby, and Norse deities getting busy with it? Nerd Nite, of course, all on Tuesday night at the Teatro Zuccone. Make clever puns about “irony” at the Duluth [...]

This week: the age of aquarius, spanakopita and a hootenanny

   Here’s a sampling of what you have to look forward to this week on the PDD Calendar. Today the Prisoner series ends at the Zinema 2 with an accompanying Nerd Nite. Thursday Hair opens at the Playhouse and Side Show opens at the Harbor City International Theater for three week runs. Both promise to be [...]

Chris Monroe Interview

Cartoonist Chris Monroe discusses the flooding in Duluth, her 848 comics and the upcoming show at the Duluth Art Institute in this MinnPost article: Cartoonist Chris Monroe on writing, inspiration and Duluth

Chris Monroe in Minneapolis Star Tribune

Artist with a tool belt Cartoonist and author Chris Monroe found inspiration for her picture books while toiling in a hardware store. Now she’s working with Kevin Kling on a tale about sibling rivalry and love.

17 pretty great local songs – only $5

So yeah, you can find it at the Electric Fetus.  If you’re like me and you think it’s pretty neat that our little city produces so much incredible talent, maybe you should buy this cd.  It has a low-key vibe to it, good for your family BBQ this summer… I self-financed the production, if I [...]

Panel Discussion on Art Biennials

Thursday, Dec. 2, 6pm, Duluth Art Institute

Best of the Twin Cities – Duluth

A collection of Duluth-related stuff from City Pages’ Best of the Twin Cities issues over the years. 2011 Best Blues Artist Charlie Parr Charlie Parr is the real deal. A Duluthian through and through, he’s about as unpretentious as they come. Climbing up on stage dressed in a flannel shirt, carpenter’s pants, and work boots, [...]

Meet Rocky and Blossom

Carolrhoda Books Blog has posted a Chris Monroe web comic to promote her newest book, Sneaky Sheep. Check it out if you need a laugh.

12 Artists/2 Weekends OPENS FRIDAY

Broc Allen, Tonya Borgeson, Jen Dietrich, Eric Dubnicka, Liz James, Jeffery “Meat” Gadbois, Adu Gindy,David Gross, Aaron McLeod, Travis Melin, Chris Monroe, Jeremy Schock. Washington Galleries Opening Reception: Friday, April 2, 6-9 pm Show April 3 & 4, and 10 & 11, 1-5 pm or by appointment, call Eric Dubnicka at 727-4434

Monkey with a Tool Belt Day

According to today’s Duluth Tribune, today is the second annual Monkey with a Tool Belt day (there was a first?). Local author/artist/target of much local adoration Chris Monroe will be at Marshall Hardware today signing copies of her book. Apparently there will be hot dogs, root beer, and prizes. It’s unknown if any monkeys will be [...]

Chris Monroe?

Anybody here have a way of contacting Chris Monroe? I work at the Boys and Girls Club and have a request from some of our members here. If she is here or anyone else could pass along an e-mail, that would be greatly appreciated. -Adam D.-

chris monroe on national tv

ok, well, i am too, but if you’ll notice around the 50 second mark (and many other times) you should see a monroe print in the background.   so when you mention her name, be sure to say “chris monroe, an artist who’s work was featured on national television…”   although i’m sure her work has appeared [...]