Interracial families are focus of buzzworthy painter's new Minneapolis show

Interracial families are focus of buzzworthy painter's new Minneapolis show

In a new exhibit, artist Leslie Barlow uses a surprising mix of paints to depict interracial couples and families.
Test your knowledge on Oscar-nominated movies about Hollywood
Movies

Test your knowledge on Oscar-nominated movies about Hollywood

1:43pm
How well do you know the movies about movies that have been nominated for Oscars?
With role in 'The King and I,' a mixed-race actress tries to finds her way
Stage & Arts

With role in 'The King and I,' a mixed-race actress tries to finds her way

1:22pm
"It's difficult," says Manna Nichols, who returns in "The King and I" at the Orpheum.
Exquisitely crafted 'Get Out' reshapes the horror drama
Movies

Exquisitely crafted 'Get Out' reshapes the horror drama

8:15pm
Review: Terrifying and insightful, it's a spine-chilling message movie. | ★★★½ out of 4 stars
Jack Brass Band is blowing up Mardi Gras in Minnesota
Music

Jack Brass Band is blowing up Mardi Gras in Minnesota

February 23
The eight-man ensemble has the NOLA street cred to be Fat Tuesday ambassadors.
True-story romance 'A United Kingdom' can't quite pull everything together
Movies

True-story romance 'A United Kingdom' can't quite pull everything together

1:23pm
True story stalls amid a rash of romance novel clichés.
Unfriending Facebook: Overwhelmed by social media, more Minnesotans are taking a break
Variety

Unfriending Facebook: Overwhelmed by social media, more Minnesotans are taking a break

February 22
Overwhelmed by social media, more Minnesotans are deleting their apps — and learning how to exercise digital discipline.
Celebrities

100 women pack Mpls. tattoo shop to get inked with 'Nevertheless, she persisted'

February 22
Over a nine-hour span, Twin Cities women lined up to get the exact same tattoo.
Movies

Serious or fun? We rank the Oscar winners for best picture since 1929

February 22
While feel-good entertainment was often honored during the early years, serious films have predominated in the past couple decades.
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