September 20, 8:30am - 10:00am CDT. Hosted at Minneapolis Institute of Art
part of a series on Muse
About the speaker
Bobby Rogers is an interdisciplinary artist and the official photographer for the Walker Art Center. While using photography as a basis to find beauty and creativity in unseen communities, from Black Muslims to the aesthetics of street cultures and its influence on high fashion, Rogers’ explores subtle narratives of resilience and pride. His body of work is a raw and unvarnished investigation of humanity and diasporic futurity. Since graduating from the Minneapolis’ College of Art & Design in 2014 Rogers’ has amassed a list of clientele including Apple, PAPER Magazine, Redbull, Vox Media, City Pages, and others; and his work has been detailed by publications ranging from Vice and Juxtapoz to the New York Times.
In 2016, Rogers was named Minnesota Monthly’s Top Visual Artists to Watch. In 2017, City Pages named Rogers an Artists of the Year and The Huffington Posts’ “Nur 25” included Rogers as one of 25 Muslims Breaking Barriers and Lighting Up the World.
Mia inspires wonder with extraordinary exhibitions and one of the finest wide-ranging art collections in the country. From Monet to Matisse, Asian to African, 40,000-year-old artifacts to world-famous masterpieces, the MIA links the past to the present and enables global conversations.
Agra Culture Kitchen & Press is a healthy fast-casual restaurant featuring fresh-pressed juices, salads, wraps, fine coffee, detox programs and much more.
Little is a Minneapolis-based design and branding agency specializing in brand strategy, identity and naming, communications campaigns, employee engagement and experience design. For more than 35 years, Little has been helping companies like Target, Lowe’s , Buffalo Wild Wings, Gap, Habitat for Humanity International and Fair State Brewing Cooperative tell their whole brand story from the inside out. Little has been named 2015 Silver Midwest Small Agency of the Year by Ad Age, is a multi-year honoree of Minnesota’s Best Places to Work, and has been recognized with two Minnesota Keystone Honored Company Awards for its community giving in the Twin Cities.
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What is the event like? CreativeMornings is about community and inspiration. Come for both! Sign-in will begin at 8:30am, and we’ll have coffee and breakfast ready for you. Coffee time is great for meeting the other CreativeMornings attendees. The talk will start at 9 followed by Q&A. We like giving high-fives.
Parking? There’s paid parking in an attached ramp or free parking on the street. Make sure to read the signs as some parking is only 2 hrs and only applies during rush hour.
Questions? Please let us know if you have other questions about the event: minneapolis [at] creativemornings.com