Art and Well-Being

Artistic creativity has been shown to be a positive contributor to a person’s well-being. Studies show that all people benefit greatly from creating and admiring art. It can help people manage stress, anxiety, other concerns, and help promote good health and overall well-being. Art has been used in combination with […]


Art-a-Whirl 2014: Capturing the Artist : Greta Vick

“Heterodox. Crazy Cat Lady. Chroma Engrossed. Sarcastic Goofball. “ Greta Vick grew up on a farm near Madison, Minnesota, and now resides in urban Minneapolis.  Intimate details and curiosity fascinate her; they are her driving force.  She loves the unorthodox, the contemporary, the abstract.  Greta’s life-long passion for creating “something […]

Art-a-Whirl 2014: Capturing the Artist: Peter Baehr

By: Alex LeMoine With Art-a-Whirl just around the corner,  Ambiente Gallerie is gearing up for it’s 3rd year participating in the NE Neighborhood Art Festival. Having received the position of Head Art Curator this past year, there has never been a lull in activity. Ambiente’s one of a kind space offers […]

Welcome to the Madness: Ambiente Gallerie

by Alex LeMoine While this is my first blog post for Ambiente, I am not stranger to the whimsical chaos that is Ambiente Gallerie. This multi-functional space has so much to offer in this busy NE Minneapolis neighborhood. Created and owned by Dr Kari Boudreau, we get a chance to […]