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First Look: Imagine - Exhibition Preview Party

Friday, January 25, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

Exhibition Preview Party

Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Limited ticket availability!

Be the first to see ASI's newest exhibition, Imagine: Surreal Photography by Erik Johansson, which features the dream-like, nature-based photograph montages of award-winning artist, Instagram giant and Swedish native Erik Johansson.

What's on at First Look: 

  • 7 p.m. and 8:45 p.m. Erik Johansson artist talks. The 7 p.m. talk will be followed by a Q&A session led by The Theater of Public Policy's Tane Danger 
  • 8 p.m. - Live music by Go For Retro
  • 8 - 9:30 p.m. - Virtual Reality experiences with Visual Is Good
  • 8:30 & 9:15 p.m. - “Ice & Empathy” – glaciological and psychological research presented by Betsy Byers and Emily Dzieweczynski of Gustavus Adolphus College
  • Ongoing:
  • Special FIKA party menu, cocktails, beer and wine from FIKA at the American Swedish Institute - available for purchase
    • Roasted vegetable salad - herb bagna cauda, red watercress, toasted pine nuts ($12)
    • Dill pickle soup - potato, brined cucumbers, black barley ($6)
    • Hot smoked salmon - with Norwegian oat pancake, crème fraiche, dill ($14)
    • Banana cake - with candied pecans, cream ($5)

Also opening is Witness: Stuart Klipper, an exhibition that highlights images captured by the Minneapolis-based photographer of a northern Sweden landscape forever altered by the post-Chernobyl crises.


Erik Johansson - two head shot portraits
Erik Johansson - two head shot portraits


Stuart Klipper  - Barn
Stuart Klipper - Barn

Photograph by Stuart Klipper

$15 ASI members / $20 non-members


For information, call 612-871-4907

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