Maija Jenson

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  • Username: Maija
  • PRX Member
  • Role: Station Program Director

Recent Pieces from Maija Jenson

Caption: "Public Domain" Japan, Credit: Ken Bloom

Ken Bloom retires from the Tweed (04:37)
From: KUMD

Director of the Tweed Museum of Art at UMD Ken Bloom has retired. His dedication to local art, a growing Native American art collection and increased community programming ...
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Robert Dewitt Adams (05:07)
From: KUMD

As a history and place inspired artist, moving away from Duluth may be challenging but with change brings opportunity. Robbert Dewitt Adams joins us on Radio Gallery to talk ...
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Beads (05:07)
From: KUMD

A deeply Minnesotan exhibit called Beads opens this week at The Nordic Center in Duluth. Beads brings together beadwork pieces from northern peoples, "specifically the ...
Caption: "We have to be good to the bees" says Karin Kraemer of Duluth Pottery and Tile, 1924 West Superior Street in Duluth, Credit: Karin Kraemer

Art for Earth Day (04:46)
From: KUMD

The Art for Earth Day Gallery Hop began 29 years ago in honor of the 20th anniversary of Earth Day. Everyone is invited to celebrate with earth-friendly and earth-honoring ...
Caption: Beehive Design Collective in action, Credit: Beehive Collective

Beehive Collective (05:04)
From: KUMD

Beehive Design Collective have brought their art, storytelling and presentations to classrooms, coffee shops, colleges, conferences and this Wednesday, to Prøve Gallery in ...
Caption: "Shag Quilt" in progress. Finished quilt at Kruk Gallery "Quilts are Magic." by Scott Lunt, Credit: Scott Lunt

Quilts are Magic (04:51)
From: KUMD

Duluth artist and musician, Scott Lunt celebrates his first solo quilt show, "Quilts are Magic," opening on Thursday, April 4 at the Kruk Gallery at the University of ...
Caption: "Transcription 49 (She)", acrylic on canvas, 55" x 43", 2018, Credit: Sirpa Särkijärvi

Sirpa Särkijärvi (05:01)
From: KUMD

The Joseph Nease Gallery welcomes a Finnish painter to Duluth this week. Opening on Friday, March 22 is Transcription by Sirpa Särkijärvi. Her active and fluid style brings ...
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WTF! (04:40)
From: KUMD

On International Women's Day 2019, feminists will gather to celebrate the opening of the 3rd annual art exhibit, WTF! "What the Feminist" is a community collective art show ...
Caption: Prøve Gallery; Jay Whitcomb exhibit "Demons and Angels" 2/8-3/1, 2019., Credit: Ashley Whitcomb

Jay Whitcomb (05:06)
From: KUMD

Whitcomb's uncensored demons and angels lay bare the messy complexities of the human condition. This new show includes dark figures and complicated nudes, drawn from real ...
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Common Room (05:26)
From: KUMD

Sergio Vucci and Andy Sturdevant are Minneapolis artists who created Common Room, an annual project hosted by arts incubator "The Soap Factory." The two artists lead a ...