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For those who think the suburbs are scary …

The Walker’s Worlds Away: New Suburban Landscapes doesn’t open until February 16, but you might appreciate the suburban-focused art and architecture of that exhibition a little more after examining some distinctive urban fingerprints. The WebUrbanist blog, in continuing its thought-provoking Seven Wonders series, trains its latest foray on “the scariest, steepest, longest, widest, narrowest, most […]

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The Walker’s Worlds Away: New Suburban Landscapes doesn’t open until February 16, but you might appreciate the suburban-focused art and architecture of that exhibition a little more after examining some distinctive urban fingerprints. The WebUrbanist blog, in continuing its thought-provoking Seven Wonders series, trains its latest foray on “the scariest, steepest, longest, widest, narrowest, most confusing and most crooked urban streets in the world!” (pictured, from the series, is San Francisco’s Lombard Street).

Surprising that with “narrow” and “crooked” among the criteria, 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue didn’t make the list.

User Created, Walker Related

You may not know it, but the Walker has a YouTube Channel where we post some video clips and keep our eye out for things Walker related. Here are a few things that caught our eye. At our last After Hours opening party for Frida Kahlo, one visitor made this movie: We’ve also gotten a […]

You may not know it, but the Walker has a YouTube Channel where we post some video clips and keep our eye out for things Walker related. Here are a few things that caught our eye. At our last After Hours opening party for Frida Kahlo, one visitor made this movie:

We’ve also gotten a few submissions to the video competition for Worlds Away: New Suburban Landscapes:

We also have four(!) groups on flickr: Walker Art Center, Minneapolis Sculpture Garden, Walker After Hours, and WACTAC.

Here’s a small sampling of some of the more recent additions to flickr:

Minneapolis Sculpture Garden

Feathers

Snack

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Do the Geneva Conventions address this?

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Consider yourself an artist of the tortured variety? Discover the extent of your tortured soul through the Tortured Artist Test at FUALI, which bills itself as “a waste of your time online.” Turns out I’m only 26 percent tortured.

 

I am 26% Tortured Artist.

I know Art, I just don't live it.

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