Seward Arts & Culture

Arts & Cultural Activities in the Seward Neighborhood — Minneapolis, Minnesota


The Powderhorn Art Fair: Turing 29 With A Twist

The Powderhorn Art Fair: Art, Activism & Community

The Powderhorn Art Fair is going online to celebrate it’s 29th year! In partnership with over a hundred artists, we will honor creativity and resilience during this pandemic by embracing flexibility. Art aids in healing, elevates activism and forges community bonds. With these tenets in the forefront of our mind we’ll be highlighting the intersection of art, activism, and community throughout the fair.

This popular and beloved fine arts and fine craft experience will take place on August 1st & 2nd. Art enthusiasts and supporters of artists can shop the event at There will also be a small market experience at 35th Street and Chicago Avenue South from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on August 1st & 2nd featuring community arts.

The Powderhorn Art Fair is known for its vibrant selection of high-quality artwork, and embodies the iconic artsy and eclectic Powderhorn community. Our artists are still creating work and you’re going to want this work in your home! Get ready to support and celebrate the 29th Annual Powderhorn Art Fair online experience at

Facebook Event (Online):

Powderhorn Art Fair
Saturday, August 1st, 2020 / Open at 8:00 a.m.
Sunday, August 2nd, 2020 / Closes at 11:59 p.m.
Online All Weekend at
Splash Market Featuring Community Arts
35th Street & Chicago Avenue, Minneapolis, MN
Saturday, August 1st, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 2nd, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

COVID-19: Please be prepared to practice COVID-19 safety protocol. Bring a mask, socially distance and stay home when sick. A maximum of 250 people will be allowed to enter the market at any given point of time.

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Seward Makes has 4 Frolic Artists in their Space this Weekend

Seward Makes is blossoming with the help of the community. During the Frolic come purchase warm drinks, irresistible eats, and see art from local makers and help fill out their “Inspo Wall” with the seeds of an eventual Seward Makes mural! Find these frolic artists at this new location:

Amanda Duhon:  Intricate hand-knitted hats for the whole family
Julie Reneé Benda: Cut-paper illustration, block prints and folk tales
Samantha Saykao: Kawaii anime-style stickers, charms, pillows, and clothing
Lisa Boehlke: Quirky photographs of events in people’s lives around the world

Seward Makes is located at the corner of East Franklin and Milwaukee Avenue.



Meet these Artists at their Home Studios during the Frolic!

Stop by these multi and single artist sites during the Frolic for gems such as hand knit accessories, hand dyed fine textiles, functional pottery,  natural body care, greeting cards, mixed- media collages and jewelry.

2322 22nd Ave S: Artists Zeke Cato and Nancy Schulz

2925 40th Ave S: Molly Keenan of RetroFuture Designs

2400 E 22nd St: Kathryn Rosebear, Adam Demers, and Jean Gorman