Discussion Imagine Wellness: Connecting Around Mental Health and Creativity


Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 3rd Ave. S
Minneapolis, MN 55401

$40.00, MPR members

Join us for a day-long gathering of artists, health professionals, and community members as we explore the relationship between mental health and creativity. Enjoy live recordings of three radio and podcast shows in Mia’s Pillsbury Auditorium and Villa Rosa room, or participate in breakout activities. Connect with fellow attendees through gallery tours, art-making, and a meal to continue the conversations. Tickets are $50 ($40 for Mia and MPR members) and can be purchased online or by calling 612-870-3000.* Please note: A ticket purchase does not guarantee access to a seat in the Pillsbury Auditorium. Overflow seating will be available in Villa Rosa. Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the scheduled start of the program(s) you are most interested in attending in order to ensure auditorium seating. 1 p.m. Doors open 2 p.m. The OK Show, hosted by Andrea Swensson of 89.3 The Current with guest P.O.S (of Doomtree) 3 p.m. Gallery tours and art-making activities 4:30 p.m. MPR News, hosted by Tom Weber. With guests Caren Zucker and John Donvan, authors of In A Different Key, A Story of Autism 5:30 p.m. Shared meal & art-making activities 7 p.m. The Hilarious World of Depression, hosted by John Moe. With guests Sims (of Doomtree) and Dana Gould This activity is supported by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund, plus HealthPartners and MakeItOK.org, a campaign to start conversations about mental illness and stop the stigma. Presented by Minnesota Public Radio and Minneapolis Institute of Art