Monday, February 8, 2016
Erica Rivera spoke to curator Dyani White Hawk about Sinew, a new exhibition at Artistry featuring female Native artists like Julie Buffalohead (above). Read more on City Pages here.
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Erica Rivera spoke to comedian Andy Erikson about misogyny after the Last Comic Standing competitor withdrew from the SLO Comedy Festival based on the lineup. Read the Q&A on City Pages here.
Erica Rivera spoke to John Dyer Baizley, frontman for sludge metal band Baroness, about using art and music to heal from a tour bus accident. Read more about his Desperation Burns exhibition, coming to Minneapolis this weekend, on City Pages here.
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Erica Rivera profiled the Art Shanty Projects, an annual Minnesotan festival that invites artists to take over a frozen lake and populate it with their creative takes on ice houses. Read more on craveonline.com here.
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Erica Rivera spoke to Martha Gabriela Driessen about Happenstance, her street photography exhibition that documents everyday moments from around the world. Read more on City Pages here.
Thursday, January 21, 2016
Erica Rivera spoke to Jana Hunter, leader of synth-pop band Lower Dens, about depression, the evils of television, and using music to foster human connection. Read the Q&A on City Pages here.
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Erica Rivera interviewed Käthe Kollwitz of the Guerrilla Girls, a group of masked feminist arts advocates currently taking over the Twin Cities. Read the Q&A on City Pages here.
Monday, January 18, 2016
Erica Rivera spoke to curator Brenda Child about Singing Our History, an exhibition at the University of Minnesota showcasing the art and photography of Red Lake Nation. Read more on City Pages here.
Friday, January 15, 2016
Erica Rivera spoke to "overeducated" comedian Hari Kondabolu about his intellectual stand-up act, thoughts on Donald Trump, and the current events that have captured his attention. Read the Q&A on City Pages here.
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Erica Rivera spoke to comedian and actor Jermaine Fowler about growing up with teen parents, his new sitcom, and what's wrong with the comedy scene. Read the Q&A on City Pages here.
Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Erica Rivera spoke to curator Ron Ridgeway about MINNEscapes, an exhibition featuring four female painters' interpretations of the Minnesotan landscape. Read more on City Pages here.
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
Erica Rivera interviewed director Daniel Fish about his theater production A (radically condensed and expanded) Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do Again After David Foster Wallace, coming to the Walker Art Center. Read more on City Pages here.
Monday, January 11, 2016
Erica Rivera spoke to Natasha Case, CEO of ice cream sandwich empire Coolhaus. Read the profile on craveonline.com here.
Erica Rivera spoke to artist Jody Williams about Circumstantial Evidence, an exhibit of her art boxes filled with tiny curiosities. Read more on City Pages here.
Sunday, January 10, 2016
|Shower curtain design by Eugenia Loli.|
Erica Rivera found ten off-the-wall ways to display art in the home, from shower curtains to throw pillows and more. Check out the list for craveonline.com here.
Saturday, January 9, 2016
Tuesday, January 5, 2016
Monday, January 4, 2016
Thursday, December 31, 2015
Erica Rivera shared her Top 10 Local Albums of 2015 for the annual Twin Cities Critics Tally. See all of the ballots and comments on the Star Tribune's website here.