Walker Programs
Visual Arts
Performing Arts
Education and Community Programs
New Media Initiatives



Photography Credit(s)
Gene Pittman

Education and Community Programs Walker in the Rough: Artist-designed Mini Golf in the Garden
Education and Community Programs

Public Programs
Artist Talks
John Baldessari, Don Campbell, Grisha Coleman, Sam Durant, Popmaster Fabel, Rennie Harris, Pierre Joris and Nicole Peyrafitte, Kenny Muhammad, Skeeter Rabbit, Boogaloo Sam, Lenny Seidman, Matthew Shipp, David White

Free Verse Poetry Series
Peter Gizzi, Marilyn Hacker, Pierre Joris, Vénus Khoury-Ghata, Nicole Peyrafitte, Gail Scott, Jeff VanderMeer

Art Labs and Classes
From Idea to Image: Classes Using
Contemporary Dance 101
Open Art Lab: Scale Model Sculpture Garden

Community Forums
Undisputed Champions: Celebrating Minnesota
    Boxing History
The State of Public Art in the Twin Cities
The New Americans: Minnesota Community

Exhibition-Opening Talks
Gerald Early

Artist Talks
Don Campbell, Ego Trip, Guerrilla Girls, Mini-golf artists

Special Events
Alumni Party
Walker in the Rough: Artist-designed Mini Golf
Below the Belt: Battle of the Underage
Exhibition-opening Party: Put Up Your Dukes
Girls in the Director's Chair Film Festival
Peace Games
Student Open House: It's Picture Day
Walker Closing Party: Let's Spend the
    Night Together

School and Tour Programs
Art Labs
ArtsConnectEd (
Classroom and Community Connections
Contemporary Art Forums
Free Thursday Gallery Talks: Better Looking
Public, School, and Group Tours
Minneapolis Sculpture Garden Information
Jennifer Monson Bird Brain Residency
Student Film Screenings
Teacher Open House

Family Programs
Summer's Cool
Once Upon a Garden, Calder Curiosities, Paint Your Heart Out, Playscape, Culture Camp, Extreme Builder, Your Movie Here

Free First Saturdays
Color Crazy, Bugs, Spiders, and More!, All New Material, Pop-Eyed, Motion Pictures, Do You See What I See?, Catenary Tales, Make a Wish, Duck, Duck, Goose!, Communities Create Art

Explore Program

Special Programs
Refugee, film screenings and outreach

Walker on Wheels (WoW) Residencies
    and Programs

Folwell Park and Stevens Square Park,
Minneapolis Sculpture Garden
Directing Divas Video Workshop
Move It! Video Workshop
Spencer Nakasako and Mike Siv Video
Ericka Beckman Teen Video Workshop

Education and Community Programs

Jennifer Allora and Guillermo Calzadilla, Ericka Beckman, Sam Durant, Rennie Harris, Christian Marclay, Jennifer Monson

Bird Brain: A Navigational Dance Project,
    Classroom Resource Guide
Global Positioning Web Site: Exploring
    Contemporary World Art