Announcing 2018 Artists & Partners

We are excited to announce the artists and organizational partners whose amazing work will light up two nights of Northern Spark this June!

Robin Schwartzman and Desiree Moore, Minnesotan Ice, West River Parkway, Northern Spark 2016. Photo: Dusty Hoskovec.

Congratulations to:


Kashimana, Keith Braveheart, Laura Brown, Tiffany Carbonneau, Zoe Cinel, Chango Cummings, Paige Dansinger, Preston Drum, Heisserer Haus (David Heisserer + Danielle Everine), Daniel McCarthy Clifford, Sami Pfeffer, Binyam Raba, Omar Sameh Shehata, Aki Shibata, Anna Marie Shogren,  Miko Simmons, Rory Wakemup, Peng Wu, Shunjie Yong.  

Programming Partners

African Economic Development Solutions (AEDS), Catalyst Arts, Cycling Museum of Minnesota, FOCI, Hennepin County Library,, Minnesota Sacred Harp Singing Convention, Museum of Minneapolis, Native American Community Development Initiatives (NACDI), Save the Boundary Waters / Migizi Communications, Weaver’s Guild of Minnesota, Weisman Art Museum