Arts & Culture

The Cars and Caves series highlights collector, classic and exotic cars and motorcycles, featured throughout the AutoPlex’s 120 garage condominiums. The spaces reflect the owners’ interests, their cars or motorcycles and automobilia collections.  

Sam Dougherty lays the foundation of a scaffolding surrounding YouBetcha.

The journey—oftentimes, it is just as engaging and rewarding as the destination, so we asked photographer Jim Douglas to document last May’s art installation of YouBetcha at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum.

Mark and Pam Braunwarth, owners of Oliver Clay Co.

Waconia couple serves up handmade pottery through Oliver Clay Co.

Code Ninjas Chanhassen director Chris Kratoska talks with student Kaleb Wait

Code Ninjas Chanhassen uses the power of video games to educate.

Kristin Campbell, owner of Organized Homes & Staging by Kristin

For the last decade, home stager, redesigner and professional organizer Kristin Campbell has transformed hundreds of homes through her business, Organized Homes & Staging by Kristin.

A woman browses some of the best podcast apps on her phone.

Our resident podcast expert breaks down the best podcast apps.

A painting by George Crocket

George Crocket travels the region’s backroads to explore new vistas of inspiration.

A woman gardening.

Gardens can help with depression and anxiety and provide inspiration for patients recovering from serious conditions.

The 84th Miss Minnesota Competition was held on June 22 in Eden Prairie. Kathryn Kueppers was crowned the winner, and her talent is in the category of jazz vocal, and her social impact initiative is ​The Invisible Crown: the Legacy of Miss America.