• 2024 Posters for Parks: Call for Artists

    by / May 14, 2024 /

    Make a splash in the City of Lakes at the 9th annual Posters for Parks show!

    Posters for Parks features limited-edition posters created by local artists and designers inspired by Minneapolis parks. 50% of all profits benefit the Minneapolis park system, and the other half goes to the participating artists. 

    The application could hardly be easier – all they need is your name, email, and links to three examples of your best work. The deadline to apply [Read More]

  • Last Chance: Posters for Parks Sale

    by / October 19, 2023 /

    The Posters for Parks sale closes on Saturday, October 21, at midnight. When they’re gone, they’re gone! Get your hands on one (or more) of these limited-edition posters to celebrate local artists and local parks.
     
    All posters are 18" x 24" and cost $50. Orders may be shipped ($12) or picked up for free curbside on Wednesday, October 25, from 2:00–6:00 p.m. at the Longfellow House (4800 S Minnehaha Park Drive).
     
    50% of all profits ar[Read More]

  • Save the Date: Posters for Parks

    by / September 13, 2023 /

    It's almost time, folks. Event registration is now open for the 8th annual Posters for Parks show on Saturday, October 14, from 3:00-7:00 p.m. at the Minnehaha Park Pavilion! See more than 40 original, limited-edition prints inspired by Minneapolis Parks.

    50% of your purchase goes to the artists, while the rest supports the Minneapolis Park Foundation’s People for Parks Fund. 

    Following the in-person show, all remaining posters will go on sale beginning Monday, Octob[Read More]

  • Last Call: Posters for Parks

    by / June 7, 2023 /

    Hey slowpokes, laggards, and procrastinators—this is when you do your best work, right? The deadline for the 8th annual Posters for Parks show is fast approaching. 
     
    But you got this! All you need to apply is your name, email, and three examples of your best work. We have it on good authority that the jury will treat all applicants with the tender-loving care they deserve. So get to it. Let's celebrate Minneapolis Parks in the biggest and most beneficial poster [Read More]

  • 2023 Posters for Parks: Call for Artists

    by / May 18, 2023 /

    Posters for Parks is once again looking for local artists, designers, and illustrators interested in creating a limited-edition poster to benefit Minneapolis Parks. Last year, they sold more than 1,000 posters. 50% of all profits go to the parks and 50% goes to the artists.

    The application could hardly be simpler—all they need is your name, email, and links to three examples of your best work. Apply by Friday, June 16!

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  • Upcoming Event: Posters for Parks October 22

    by / October 13, 2022 /

    Celebrate and support Minneapolis parks and local artists with the 7th annual Posters for Parks show.

    Come see more than 40 limited-edition posters inspired by Minneapolis parks and the people, plants, and animals that share them.

    When: Saturday, October 22, 4 p.m.-8 p.m. 
    Where: Royal Foundry Craft Spirits, 241 Fremont Ave N, Minneapolis
    How? Tickets are free
    How much? Posters are $45 each

    Can’t make it to the [Read More]

  • Posters for Parks 2022: Call for Artists

    by / June 15, 2022 /

    Interested in creating a poster for the 7th annual Posters for Parks show? Hop to it. The Call for Artists closes on Wednesday, June 22. The final artist roster will be chosen by jury and announced soon afterward.

    Please provide links to three samples that represent the style and the kind of work you love to do. Only artists who are selected for the show will be asked to create new work.

    The show will feature original works made by screen-printing, letterpress, [Read More]