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Finnu Designs Josh Humble

Reclaimed Renegade: Top Knot(ch) Furniture By Finnu Designs

by Ethan Mickelsonon Oct 6, 2017
Just like the reclaimed wood used to build their handmade furniture, the unique story of how Josh Humble started Finnu Designs is deeply rooted in a lifetime of influences.

Make Room Fargo Chelsea Thorson

Making Room For The Arts: Creative Incubator Set To Expand This Fall

by Ethan Mickelsonon Sep 20, 2017
Local artist, educator and entrepreneur, Chelsea Thorson, is taking her business called Make Room to the next level and carving out a space in the community for both kids and adults to explore their creative sides.

Made In Fargo Monthly

FM Ballet Unveiling Nimuué

Mystery In Motion: The Story Of An Ancient Woman As Told By The FM Ballet

by Ethan Mickelsonon Sep 5, 2017
This upcoming performance in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, is the story of an ancient woman as told by the FM Ballet. Matthew Gasper explains his interest in developing a ballet based on the story of an ancient skeleton unearthed between Pelican Rapids, Minnesota, and Detroit Lakes in the early 1930s.

Fargo-Moorhead Visual Artists Time Warp

Local Artists’ Exhibit Inspires Historic Progression In Moorhead’s Comstock House

by Ethan Mickelsonon Jul 21, 2017
Moorhead's Comstock Historic House now serves as a backdrop to the newly opened Fargo-Moorhead Visual Artists constraint show titled "Time Warp."


Meg Spielman Peldo

Fargo’s New Sanford Medical Center Lines Walls With Regional Artwork

by Ethan Mickelsonon Jun 21, 2017
Fargo's New Sanford Medical Center has over 1,000 pieces of regional artwork hung throughout the 1-million-square-foot building, making the space feel more like a hotel than a hospital.

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Inverted Perception: Emma Beatrez Undresses Art In Radiant Downtown Debut

by Ethan Mickelsonon May 16, 2017
With each stroke of alien blue and calming neutral paints, Emma Beatrez further obscures the natural form, presenting an alternative reality in inverted negative paintings. To document her first solo gallery opening, running until June 8, Fargo Monthly caught a few candid moments of the bustling premier.


Miss North Dakota 2017

Behind The Curtain With Miss North Dakota USA, Raquel Wellentin

by Ethan Mickelsonon May 2, 2017
Philippines native Raquel Wellentin talks with Fargo Monthly about her life before and after being crowned Miss North Dakota USA.

Green Card Voices

Green Card Voices Project Collects Immigration Stories Of Fargo Students

by Ethan Mickelsonon Mar 15, 2017
With a total of 31 immigrants from Fargo High schools featured, Minneapolis-based nonprofit Green Card Voices has collaborated with the community to curate unique stories from around the world.

Punchgut

Punchgut: A Local Artist Within The Shadows Of Satire

by Ethan Mickelsonon Feb 3, 2017
With his use of various mediums and styles such as minimalism, dark overtones and eye-addicting swirls of nightmarish detail, Punchgut has made a popular mark on the growing urban art scene and displays a wholesome appreciation for his following and the local art community.

fargo escape room for kids

Escape Jr. Beta Tests Fargo’s First Escape Room For Kids

by Ethan Mickelsonon Jan 11, 2017
Until recently, escape rooms have typically catered to adults, but Fargo's first escape room for kids has recently hit the scene and is now ready for booking. We got a look behind the scenes at Escape Jr.'s setting and storyline during their beta testing.