American Swedish Institute is a museum and cultural center with exhibitions and innovative programming, known for the distinctive Turnblad Mansion, the Nelson Cultural Center, ASI's Museum Store and FIKA Cafe.'
American Swedish Institute offers many advantages to members including free admission, discounts to events and reciprocal access to museums across the country. Members can join at various levels designed to fit your needs.
American Swedish Institute is a museum and cultural center that is a gathering place for all people to share experiences around themes of culture, migration, the environment and the arts, informed by enduring links to Sweden.
ASI has more than 7,000 objects in its unique material collections, from contemporary birch bark weaving to Civil War medals. We receive hundreds of proposed donations every year and this new... Read more »
Verne Anderson + Cecilia Schiller — Whimsy + Wonder
This remarkable exhibition features the engaging and whimsical work of two Twin Cities-based artists whose careers intersect with three-dimensional... Read more »
For more than 40 years, one of Scandinavia's most unique designers and entrepreneurs has been creating whimsical fashion collections and spreading cheerful splashes of color all over the world.... Read more »
Tia Keo –Three Sixty Five
June 30 – August 5, 2018
Artist Reception, Wednesday, July 11, 6 – 7 p.m. Gallery Talk by Artist. Included with Museum Admission.
ASI continues its year-long exploration... Read more »
Gertrude Anderberg, a respected Swedish artist who lives in Uppsala, is a painter who works mostly in oil, but also in watercolor and pastels.
This exhibition features her work and is presented by... Read more »
Manuscript: ASI Staff Art Exhibition
March 10 – April 1, 2018
This year's American Swedish Institute Staff Art Exhibition explores the 2018 theme, The Handmade, through a variety of mediums. Many... Read more »
Presented as part of the CraftBOWL exhibition during the American Swedish Institute's 2018 year of The Handmade
Saturday, January 20 - Sunday, April 8, 2018
Read this recent article about... Read more »