California Building, one of the first studio
buildings in NE Minneapolis. The
building has a long commitment to the arts,
community and arts sustainability in Northeast
John Kremer and Jennifer Young purchased the
property in 1991 and have rented studios to
artists ever since. With over 80
artists as tenants, the building is an
the Northeast Minneapolis Arts District.
Stop by for brunch,
then tour the studios
You may have noticed the colorful
reflections on a sunny day by the
California Street entrance.
The stained glass artwork was
created by building artist Phil
Daniels. It interacts with the
light to create interesting
reflections throughout the
day. See details above.
State Arts Board Awards
Congratulations to California
Building artists J.M. Culver and
Jehra Patrick, recipients of 2015
Minnesota State Arts Board Artist
Learn about our Minnesota originals, J.M.
Culver's figurative work which
grows out of her relationship with
her grandfather and Phil
Daniels, creator of our new
stained glass entry to the
California Building. A
Muse Inspires Artwork Susan
Weinberg paints about story
and has a series of works based on
the Holocaust stories of a close
friend with whom she shares an
ancestral town. The story of
that relationship is shared in a
Duets article in the Star Tribune.