Wintertide is a biennial juried exhibition produced by Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association (NEMAA), facilitated by Public Functionary, and graciously supported by the Cedarwoods foundation. Wintertide highlights NEMAA member artists’ high level of professional artistic capability. Jurors selected the following artists for this year’s exhibition.

2017 Jurors
Jovan Speller, Independent curator
Gülgün Kayim, Director of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy, City of Minneapolis
Robert Cozzolino, Patrick and Aimee Butler Curator of Paintings, MIA


Come to celebrate the bounty of outstanding artwork that NEMAA artists have to offer – a bright light in Northeast during the coldest time of the year. Join us at the opening reception, and enjoy the following:

-Be the first to view the incredible, final artworks selected by guest judges – all available for sale.
-$12,500 in cash prizes will be presented to artists.
-An eclectic range of live music will be provided throughout the night.
-612 Brew beer, special Tattersall cocktails, and wine will be available, plus a delicious sampling of hors d’oeuvres
-Vote for “People’s Choice” (awarded at the end of the exhibit).


Exhibit Dates/Hours
Opening Reception/Prizes Awarded: Saturday, January 28, 7pm-11pm.
Exhibit Dates: January 28 – February 11, 2017.
Gallery Hours: Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, Noon – 6pm. Special evening hours Friday, February 10th, 2017. 7 to 11pm.

Public Functionary / 1400 12th Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413
(Valet available for $5)


Thank you to the following for their support:

Major Sponsors: Cedarwoods Foundation

Supporting Sponsors: 612 Brew, Tattersall Distilling, The Journal, Mpls/St. Paul Magazine, Red Stag, Financial One Credit Union, and AM950 Radio.