This surprise is a feast for the senses! Experience the galleries in a whole new way as the halls of Mia fill with music of all kinds.
On Sunday, November 15, from 12:30-4 p.m. Mia will host over 100 musicians from MacPhail Center for Music continuously performing all over the museum. Wander through the galleries and get inspired by the thoughtful pairings of musical performance styles and the art that surrounds the performers. Performances range from harp ensemble to African drumming to a woodwind quintet to vocal soloists, and everything in-between, so join us for an afternoon of wonder and delight in the experience of live music in the galleries as diverse and engaging as the museum’s global collection.
As the Minneapolis Institute of Art brings the exciting yearlong 100th Birthday celebration to a close, we thank you for making it all possible. To conclude our year of 52 surprises, we are delighted to announce the gift of more than 400 works of art from 58 individual collectors, including longtime supporters of the museum, current […]
In closing out the year of celebration for the Minneapolis Institute of Art’s 100th Birthday, we’ve invited Mia staff to call out their personal favorite works of art. These are marked in the galleries with special temporary labels, on view through the end of the year. Much like you’d find in a wine shop or bookstore, […]
Surprise! Mia is offering a special “candlelight” tour of the period rooms in conjunction with the Living Rooms project. Curators will take a limited number of people through the rooms after the museum has closed and the modern lighting has been turned off, illuminating the history and context of these beloved museum installations they originally existed. The surprise candlelight period […]
People experience the museum in many different ways. When you visit, we want you to feel comfortable and welcome, no matter your entry point. As part of Mia’s 100th Birthday Year, we’re excited to introduce Mia Plus, a new gallery experience that’s both enjoyable and educational. Mia Plus offers more opportunities to gather, converse, contemplate, and […]
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