Interact Center for Visual & Performing Arts will open a new exhibit at the Birchwood Café in South Minneapolis with a reception on Monday, August 14. “Feast” explores the subject of food and the relationships and perceptions of food and art held by the artists. Individual cultural traditions were compared by exploring different ethnic foods. The artists have used a variety of media and styles to demonstrate both existing and new understandings of one of the most basic building blocks of life – food.Participating artists are: Angela Weller, Ashlea Karkula, Bonnie Thorne, Carol O, Daniel Metchnek, Ingrid Hansen, Janice Essick, John Riddle, Lucy Johnson, Mike Harris Jr., Renai (Volz) Drane, Rosemary Perronteau, Sherry Bartholomew, Vance Diamond, W.S. Norton, Wendy Johnson.
The opening reception is from 6:00 to 9:00 PM at the Birchwood Café, 3311 E. 25th St., Minneapolis. The exhibit continues thru Oct. 8. For more info: Interact: 651-209-3575 or http://www.interactcenter.org; Birchwood Café: 612-722-4474, email@example.com or http://www.birchwoodcafe.com.