Art Shanty Projects is an artist driven temporary community exploring the ways in which relatively unregulated public spaces can be used as new and challenging artistic environments to expand notions of what art can be.
2018 ON-ICE PROGRAM
The 2018 On-Ice Program will be presented on Lake Harriet (Mde Unma) in the Linden Hills Neighborhood of Minneapolis, MN. The frozen surface will act as host and backdrop to a wide range of actions, interventions, happenings, stories, songs, games and more. Shanty village is free and open to the public beginning in mid-January 2018. Hours and dates to be determined. Explore shanties, interact with performing artists, and complete the scene as Art Shanty Projects repurposes the area's best amenity to reimagines traditional cultural practices to transform the landscape in expansive and exciting ways.