Performing and visual arts events worth seeking out in Minneapolis this week

Looking to up your appreciation of the arts?

We've rounded up four artsy events around Minneapolis this week that will scratch your cultural itch, from a journey into design to an art exhibit.

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Behind the Print with Caroline Royce

Step into your imaginary vehicle and take a ride with Minnesota designer Caroline Royce as she takes you on a design journey around the world and into the soul. Sparked by an encounter on Valentine's Day, Royce created a magazine as an homage to "the place she is from," and features the creation process from start to end. 

When: Thursday, February 21, 6-8 p.m.
Where: WeWork Capella Tower, 225 S. Sixth St.
Price: Free

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Opening Reception - The Body in Soviet Art

Stop by The Museum of Russian Art for its newest exhibit called The Body in Soviet Art. The exhibit was inspired by Rayond and Susan Johnson's collection of 20th century painting and features more than 50 pieces of work spanning the 1950s, 60s and 70s. 

When: Saturday, February 23, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Where: The Museum of Russian Art, 5500 Stevens Ave.
Price: Free

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Roman Verostko And The Cloud of Unknowing Panel Discussion

89-year-old Roman Verostko is an emeritus professor at MCAD and a world-renowned artist. His work with generative, computer generated and algorithmic art was at the forefront of this genre in the late 1960s. Verostko also has a background in philosophy, mathematics and theology. Works that include equations, notes, mural projects and electronic machines will all be available to peruse. 

When: Tuesday, February 19, 1 p.m.
Where: 2501 Stevens Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55404
Price: Free

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