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Superhero Costume Party Potluck: Sat 10/26, 5-10pm~!

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Striking a pose: radiation Diva Jill Stanton, artist Barbara Porwit, Phoenix Rising Lisa Dahlseid, and Wonder Woman Katy. Wow!

Striking a pose: radiation Diva Jill Stanton, artist Barbara Porwit, Phoenix Rising Lisa Dahlseid, and Wonder Woman Katy. Wow!

 

Bring a treat, wear a costume and be your legendary superhero self at the FOX EGG gallery – this is a community potluck where it will be as fun as YOU make it! (superhero?) Board games and other additions to the entertainment welcomed….

Superhero Costume Potluck Party

Saturday, Oct 26: 5-10pm

Fox Egg Gallery

3730 Chicago Ave S, Minneapolis

https://www.facebook.com/events/173357556193215/?ref=22

 

 

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Breast Cancer Superheroes on Radio K!

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Mitch Skinner, student reporter from the University of Minnesota, interviewed Breast Cancer Superhero Portrait Project artist Barbara Porwit, writer Kevyn Burger and supermodel Lisa Dahlseid about the project. The piece is airing Sunday, Oct 20 at 6pm,  Radio K (770 AM)!!!! Tune IN!

http://www.radiok.org/

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Opening Night Awesomeness

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two women with a superhero woman painting

Artist Barbara Porwit with Jill Stanton next to the painting of Jill as Radiation Diva.

 

painting woman next to the painting of her as Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman Katy Tessman Stanoch (in the painting and in the flesh!).

It was a W

two women next to a superhero painting of Phoenix Rising

Lisa Dahlseid and artist Barbara Porwit share a moment next to the painting of Lisa as Phoenix Rising.

 

4 women at the opening

Some of the Women of the Breast Cancer Superhero Portrait Project: Radiation Diva Jill Stanton, artist Barbara Porwit, Phoenix Rising Lisa Dahlseid, and Wonder Woman Katy.

 

Striking a pose: radiation Diva Jill Stanton, artist Barbara Porwit, Phoenix Rising Lisa Dahlseid, and Wonder Woman Katy. Wow!

Striking a pose: radiation Diva Jill Stanton, artist Barbara Porwit, Phoenix Rising Lisa Dahlseid, and Wonder Woman Katy. Wow!

onderful night at the Fox Egg Gallery. More than 100 people came to share the celebration – many super humans in that room! Breast Cancer Superhero Portrait Project, Fox Egg Gallery, Minneapolis, MN. 10/10/2013. Photos by Steve Floyd.

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Thank you, Galactic Pizza!

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A big thank you goes to our event sponsor, Galactic Pizza, for sending over Pepe Pepperoni, our very own superhero driver, with some major World-Saving Pizza during the Breast Cancer Superhero Portrait Project opening at Fox Egg Gallery on October 10. Touche!

superhero pizza driver at the Fox Egg Gallery

Pepe Pepperoni and artist Barbara Porwit outside the Fox Egg Gallery 10/10/2013 (Steve Floyd)

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We made the front page of Superheroes on Cheezburger!

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This past Thursday, my son shared a post about Breast Cancer Superheroes on the Superheroes section of Cheezburger,  a site that shares memes and other popular culture.  Today, it made the front page of that section!!! Making the front page of any section in Cheezburger is a pretty hard thing to do, but somehow, enough people saw and liked it: here it is!

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Breast Cancer Superhero Portrait Project show and artist Barbara Porwit in the Saint Paul Pioneer Press October 10. 2013 (SPPP: Jean Pieri)

We’re in the news! The Saint Paul Pioneer press featured an article about the project today…. yay!

See you tonight at the opening!

Fox Egg Gallery

3730 Chicago Ave S. Minneapolis

6-9pm

October 10, 2013

(Photo features the portrait of Anne Drow, Ruby Runner, with Lisa Dahlseid, Phoenix Rising, in the background……)

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Opening Reception! October 10

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Fox Egg Gallery
3730 Chicago Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55407
612-656-9369

Oct 10-31, 2013

Th, Oct 10 6-9pm: OPENING RECEPTION
Sun, Oct 13 1-4pm: Wonder Woman Katy Tessman Stanoch’s BOOK RELEASE for “Our Mama is a Beautiful Garden”
Sat, Oct 26 5-10pm: SUPERHERO COSTUME PARTY sponsored by the Joyface Collective

Gallery Hours
Th 10-2
F 10-2
Sat 12-5
And by appointment

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Open Studio

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ONGOING California Building, Studio 502: First Thursday and Second Saturday Open Studio program

First Thursdays: 5-9pm
Second Saturdays: 12-4pm

California Building
Studio 502
2205 California St NE
Minneapolis, MN 55416

Work in progress and completed portraits will be on view.


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