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2017 NE Calendar news!

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Photo by Margo Ashmore, 2016 NE Calendar

Hey there, artists/photographers/Northeast dwellers and enthusiasts (and anybody else)!

EXCITING NEWS:

You can begin submitting your 2017 NE Calendar images starting on July 13th! So get out your cameras or other materials and start thinking about submitting some great images of unique and beautiful Northeast Minneapolis! Also, please tell your friends. 🙂

We hope to make this calendar the best one yet! More information/updates on the 2017 calendar coming soon.

2016 NE Calendar WINNERS!

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By Corey Sweeter – Northeast Park

CONGRATULATIONS to all of the winning artists for the 2016 Northeast Calendar contest! Listed below are the winners for each neighborhood and the calendar cover. To see images of the winning submissions for each month, go to our Northeast Calendar website.

 

WINNING SUBMISSIONS

Cover:  Tiffany Rodgers – Sheridan neighborhood

Audubon:  Margo Ashmore

Beltrami:  Jim Benz

Bottineau:  Candy Kuehn

Columbia Park:  Mason Butler

Holland:  Andrew Miller

Logan Park:  Kyle Fokken

Marshall Terrace:  Diane Loeffler

Mid-City Industrial:  Jim Benz

Northeast Park:  Corey Sweeter

Sheridan:  Margo Ashmore

St. Anthony East:  Mason Butler

St. Anthony West:  Manesha Nordine

Waite Park: Jim Benz

Windom Park: Jim Benz

Northeast Calendar Category 15: Mid-City Industrial


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Mid City Industrial

Last but not least – our newest neighborhood, Mid-City Industrial!
Mid City Industrial Neighborhood Group was formed in 2010 and is composed of small, medium and large companies in the Mid-City Industrial area. What will be the first image to represent this area?
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Organized by the Northeast CDC, the Northeast Calendar was created to celebrate the Northeast neighborhoods and the artists, artwork, and creative communities therein.

The deadline for submitting images to the 2013 Northeast Calendar is July 15, 2012. Participation is free, and the submission form can be found at: calendar.northeastcdc.org/?page_id=149

Northeast Calendar Category 14: Windom Park


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Windom Park

The Windom Park neighborhood is named after William Windom, who served from the mid- to late 1800s as a United States senator from Minnesota and as secretary of the U.S. Department of Treasury. Windom Park borders the Northeast Minneapolis Arts District, and is home to many of the area’s participating artists.

Windom Park’s 2012 image was “Open” by Angela Lundberg. Who’s going to represent Windom Park in 2013?

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Organized by the Northeast CDC, the Northeast Calendar was created to celebrate the Northeast neighborhoods and the artists, artwork, and creative communities therein.

The deadline for submitting images to the 2013 Northeast Calendar is July 15, 2012. Participation is free, and the submission form can be found at: calendar.northeastcdc.org/?page_id=149

Resources:

Windom Park Citizens in Action website: windompark.org

Northeast Calendar Category 13: Waite Park


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Waite Park

Waite Park was named for Edward Foote Waite, judge of the District Court of Hennepin County from 1911 to 1941. Featuring beautiful homes and gardens, including a volunteer managed community garden, Waite Park also sits along the Grand Rounds Scenic Byway.

Waite Park - Lauri Svedberg

Waite’s Park image by Lauri Svedberg for 2012 was also the cover image, as it received the most votes. This year we have a category for each. Who will the winner be?

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Organized by the Northeast CDC, the Northeast Calendar was created to celebrate the Northeast neighborhoods and the artists, artwork, and creative communities therein.

The deadline for submitting images to the 2013 Northeast Calendar is July 15, 2012. Participation is free, and the submission form can be found at: calendar.northeastcdc.org/?page_id=149

 

Resources:

Northeast Calendar Category 12: St. Anthony West


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ST. Anthony West

 

Historic St. Anthony West is located on the Mississippi riverfront. It is just a short walk from the heart of downtown Minneapolis. The neighborhood is home to several landmark riverfront revival efforts, including B.F. Nelson Park and Boom Island Park, as well as the Ukrainian Event Center and numerous churches.

“Boom Island Tree” by Amy F. Conger was featured in 2012. What will be the featured image for 2013?

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Organized by the Northeast CDC, the Northeast Calendar was created to celebrate the Northeast neighborhoods and the artists, artwork, and creative communities therein.

The deadline for submitting images to the 2013 Northeast Calendar is July 15, 2012. Participation is free, and the submission form can be found at: calendar.northeastcdc.org/?page_id=149

Resources

Northeast Calendar Category 11: St. Anthony East


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St. Anthony East

 

Named after the St. Anthony waterfall, “the true founder of the city,” the St. Anthony East Neighborhood is known for it’s beautiful churches and homes. It is also home to the annual Northeast Farmers Market, and the Summer Street community garden.

 

St. Anthony East’s 2012 page featured “No Place On Earth Like This” by Bjorn Christianson, with an image of Amy Toscani’s art. What’s going to represent St. Anthony East in 2013?

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Organized by the Northeast CDC, the Northeast Calendar was created to celebrate the Northeast neighborhoods and the artists, artwork, and creative communities therein.

The deadline for submitting images to the 2013 Northeast Calendar is July 15, 2012. Participation is free, and the submission form can be found at: calendar.northeastcdc.org/?page_id=149

Resources

Northeast Calendar Category 9: Northeast Park


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Northeast Park is not only home to the very active Quarry shopping center, it’s also the home of the Jim Lupient Water Park.
The 2012 calendar featured artist Adam Turman’s work “Northeast Park.”
What will 2013 feature?

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Organized by the Northeast CDC, the Northeast Calendar was created to celebrate the Northeast neighborhoods and the artists, artwork, and creative communities therein.

The deadline for submitting images to the 2013 Northeast Calendar is July 15, 2012. Participation is free, and the submission form can be found at: calendar.northeastcdc.org/?page_id=149

Resources

Northeast Calendar Category 8: Marshall Terrace


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The Marshall Terrace Neighborhood is named after Minnesota’s fifth governor, William R. Marshall. The neighborhood is bordered in part by the beautiful Saint Anthony Parkway and the Mississippi River. A mix of residential and industrial, Marshall Terrace is also home to the historic St. Hedwig’s church.
Marshall Terrace’s 2012 image featured “Rail Yard” by Angela Lundberg. Who wants to grace the page for 2013?

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Organized by the Northeast CDC, the Northeast Calendar was created to celebrate the Northeast neighborhoods and the artists, artwork, and creative communities therein.

The deadline for submitting images to the 2013 Northeast Calendar is July 15, 2012. Participation is free, and the submission form can be found at: calendar.northeastcdc.org/?page_id=149

Resources:

Northeast Calendar Category 7: Logan Park


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The Logan Park neighborhood is considered the heart of the Northeast Minneapolis Arts District because it has such a tremendous amount to offer creatives and visitors. It features many of Northeast’s large studio buildings like the Northrup King Building, the Q’arma Building, the Casket Arts Building, the Waterbury Building, and the Thorpe Building. Because it’s got so much creative activity, Logan Park is a prime destination during the annual Art-A-Whirl open tour event.

The 2012 Logan Park image featured “Heavy Snowfall on Quincy” by Amy F. Conger. What’s your idea for 2013?

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Organized by the Northeast CDC, the Northeast Calendar was created to celebrate the Northeast neighborhoods and the artists, artwork, and creative communities therein.

The deadline for submitting images to the 2013 Northeast Calendar is July 15, 2012. Participation is free, and the submission form can be found at: calendar.northeastcdc.org/?page_id=149

Resources:

Northeast Calendar Category 6: Holland


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Predominately residential, The Holland Neighborhood is named after Josiah G. Holland, an American educator and editor. Notable landmarks in the Holland neighborhood include the Bill & Bonnie Daniel’s Firefighters Hall & Museum, as well as the Northeast Branch of the Hennepin County Library.

The Holland page of the 2012 Calendar featured “Rain on Central” by Matthew Madson.

What should 2013’s image be?

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Organized by the Northeast CDC, the Northeast Calendar was created to celebrate the Northeast neighborhoods and the artists, artwork, and creative communities therein.

The deadline for submitting images to the 2013 Northeast Calendar is July 15, 2012. Participation is free, and the submission form can be found at: calendar.northeastcdc.org/?page_id=149

Resources

Holland Neighborhood Improvement Association: hnia.org

Northeast Calendar Category 5: Columbia Park


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Columbia Park has three namesakes:
  • Columbia Park, one of the area’s parks;
  • the park’s acquisition in 1892, the 400th year since Columbus’ voyage;
  • and the adjacent suburb Columbia Heights.

 

The 2012 Calendar featured “Boxcars” by Angela Lundberg, seen below. What’s your idea for how to represent Columbia Park?

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Organized by the Northeast CDC, the Northeast Calendar was created to celebrate the Northeast neighborhoods and the artists, artwork, and creative communities therein.

The deadline for submitting images to the 2013 Northeast Calendar is July 15, 2012. Participation is free, and the submission form can be found at: calendar.northeastcdc.org/?page_id=149

Resources

Columbia Park Neighborhood Association: columbiapark.org