Art – Kurt Hippauf: A Solo Exhibition at the Nomad World Pub


Kurt Hippauf paints from photos and illustrations he collects. Check out a collection of his work at the Nomad World Pub, and curated by Altered Esthetics.

Opening Reception
Thursday, February 5, 6 – 9 p.m.

Show Dates
February 5 – April 6, 2015

Nomad World Pub
501 Cedar Ave
Minneapolis, MN



Art Opening – Time Honored – 8/2 at Altered Esthetics

From The Press Release:
Highlighting heirloom art, traditional artisan techniques, and apprenticed arts

With respect to techniques and traditions that have withstood the test of time, this exhibition will highlight heirloom art, traditional artisan techniques, and apprenticed arts such as woodworking, glass blowing, weaving, etc.

Event Dates: 
Thursday, August 1, 2013 (Gallery Hours) to Thursday, August 29, 2013 (Gallery Hours)
Opening Reception: 
Friday, August 2, 2013 – 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Artists’ Discussion: 
Saturday, August 10, 2013 – 1:00pm to 3:00pm

[Insert Title Here] at Altered Esthetics opening – 5/3

I guess your supposed to title the art on display or something at this Altered Esthetics opening. This photo I am naming – “baby and balloons on lake” or “baby, balloons and water wonderland”.

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Altered Esthetics Celebrates 9th Anniversary with Beer Garden, Beer Art & Games – 4/20 at Altered Esthetics


This looks like a pretty good time, to me. Beer, art and fun and games. That’s all I really need to say isn’t it. Plus it’s a fundraiser for a great art gallery.

Celebrating Beer Culture


Altered Esthetics is brewing up an exhibition celebrating beer culture in the historic center of Minnesota’s best-known breweries.

Altered Esthetics is a non-profit community-based art gallery and arts advocacy organization located in the Northeast Minneapolis Arts District. During the last six years, the gallery has hosted more than 50 compelling group exhibitions, showing the work of more than 1,000 local and international artists.

Event Dates: 

Thursday, April 4, 2013 to Thursday, April 25, 2013 (Gallery Hours)

Opening Reception: 

Friday, April 5, 2013 — 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Artists’ Discussion: 

Saturday, April 13, 2013 — 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Event Location:

Altered Esthetics
1224 Quincy St. NE
Minneapolis, MN 55413

Exhibit: Straight Trippin’


Altered Esthetics art gallery presents its newest exhibition: Straight Trippin’. Local artists will question reality by playing with distorted perspectives. 

The show features artwork by the following artists: Dave Adams, Mac Balentine, Ryan Brink, Rob Dougherty, Preston Drum, Carolyn Ellis, Mark Elton, Seth Feralin, Christian Forrer, Susan Gainen, Zack Goulet, Peter Groynom, Monica Howell, Larsen Husby, Leigh Johnson, Sheila Kargel, Matthew Kriske, Lupi, Melissa Meider, Maiero, Sarah Nesbitt, Evan Nordstrom, Kevin O’Brien, Marie Pasch, Chad Peterson, Paul Rolfes, Robbie Spencer, Matthew Terry Photography, Sarah Thornton, Heather Tietz, Amy Tillotson, Holly Wiggin and Drew Wigness.

Opening Reception:

Friday, March 1, 2013 – 7:00pm to 10:00pm

Event Dates: 

Thursday, February 28, 2013 (Gallery Hours) to Thursday, March 28, 2013 (Gallery Hours)

Altered Esthetics, 1224 Quincy St NE, Minneapolis, MN 

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Past the Apocalypse – Opening Reception – 2/1 at Altered Esthetics


Damon Rowley – Recomposition

From Altered Esthetics –

We made it through, but are we in the clear? Reflections and predictions about the end of the world find solace at Ae.

During the course of this exhibition, Ae will be hosting a coat drive to help others who are experiencing disaster or hardship. Please bring any unwanted, washed coats or jackets you are willing to part with, and we will be donating them to the Salvation Army!

Opening: Friday, February 1st, 7pm-10pm
This opening reception event will feature an original acoustic set by Elena and her band

Run dates: January 31- February 21, 2013

Artists’ Discussion: Saturday, February 9th 1pm-3pm