For its 100th Birthday Year, Mia plans for amazing art, community celebrations and a year’s worth of surprises - 52 of them, to be exact. Stay tuned to this space to be among the first to hear each surprise when it's unveiled. Better yet, become a member! It's free.
On Friday, September 4, Robyne Robinson will lead a special #BDayMia tour of the museum. Robyne Robinson has been a well-known personality in the Twin Cities for more than 20 years. An award-winning pioneer in Minnesota broadcasting and state politics, Robinson was the first black prime time news anchor in the Minneapolis – St. Paul TV […]
“Once at Mia” is the museum's year-long series of stories from its past, featuring one archival image each week.
He holds the bronze owl in a curiously darkened room, posing for a newspaper photographer as though the incredible bird has just hatched before the flash bulbs. Umehara Sueji was a professor of archaeology and a historian of Far East cultures at the University of Kyoto when he came to Mia in January 1954 to […]
Of the over 1,000 objects going to both the Minneapolis Institute of Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, approximately 700 are becoming part of Mia’s Japanese collection. This addition brings the Japanese collection to 7,000 objects, making it one of the most significant encyclopedic collections of Japanese art in the nation. […]
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