Small Art. Big ideas.
Resembling an art crawl, yet between small and medium sized arts venues in our community, Little Falls.
On Friday and Saturday Feb. 16 and 17, four Little Falls establishments will showcase artwork, music, poetry, and spoken word performances.
Zoomski's Midtown Cafe
500 East Broadway, Little Falls, MN 56345
heijeu book + art
120 SE 1st Avenue, Little Falls, MN 56345
Tony's 1st Ave Custom Framing & Furniture Refurbishing
118 SE 1st Avenue, Little Falls, MN 56345
Great River Arts
121 SE 1 Street, Little Falls, MN 56345
Friday Art Crawl
Experience new paintings, photography, sculpture, and projection art by artists from central Minnesota, South Dakota, Seattle, and the Twin Cities. Visual Artists will be on exhibit at Zoomski's Midtown Cafe, Great River Arts, heijeu book + art, and Tony's 1st Ave Custom Framing from **6PM- 8PM! (most venues will be open before then, so come early if that suits you!)
Experience new paintings, photography, sculpture, and projection art by artists from central Minnesota and beyond.
On Saturday, Feb. 17, speakers, musicians, poets, and spoken word performers will present their talents. Titled “Small But Noteworthy,” the event will include professionals who have exhibited at the Minneapolis Institute of Art and The Walker Art Center, been featured on MPR, won poetry slams, and toured internationally.
10 am heijeu book + art and Great River Arts (GRA) will offer make-and-take art activities
11 am photographer Chuck Norwood and poet J. Vincent Hansen will present their book The Medicine of Place at GRA.
1 pm, live music by the Sobanias will fill the gallery at Tony’s 1st Ave Custom Framing and TJ Larum at heijeu book + art
2 pm GRA will welcome poets, including locals Laura Hansen and Jonathan Wichmann, for an open mic poetry reading.
6:30pm SPOKEN WORD EVENT (Free Will Donation)
The evening will offer live performances by award-winning, professional performers Cynthia French, Amy Salloway, and Desdamona, both in a pass-the-hat event at GRA at 6:30 pm
9:00pm Nitty Gritty Storytelling and Spoken Word! Ticketed end-of-the-day celebration at heijeu book + art, $10 at the door.
Sunday Morning, (8:30 - 10:30) Scones and Coffee for volunteers and the artists at Zoomski's!
And throughout the event, art crawlers will be welcome at Zoomski’s Café for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
With a wide variety of art forms within a walkable 5 blocks, “Small But Noteworthy” will be the first art crawl of its kind in Little Falls. And that’s something worth noting.
For more information, find “Small But Noteworthy” on Facebook, atwww.heidijeub.com/small-but-noteworthy, and www.gofundme.com/smallbutnoteworthy.