FORT SNELLING UPPER POST


Headquarters clock tower
Photo by Mark Gustafson

Vine Art Center Found Lore Exhibit

Fort Snelling Upper Post Exhibit
by Matt Flueger
Matt Flueger will be presenting photos of Fort Snellings Upper Post at Vine Arts Center in Minneapolis. The Fort Snelling work will be part of a group show entitled “Foundlore- American Art Re-Invented.” “Foundlore” will feature the work of metro area artists Matt Flueger, Kristoffer West Johnson, Michael Sweere, Jonathan Sweere, and Ryan Sweere.

Matt has been documenting the remaining structures at Fort Snelling for several years and is a contributor to the upcoming tour book, “Fort Snelling Then and Now: The World War II Years”.

Ryan Sweere will be showing an oil painting of one of the homes on Officers Row. The painting was developed over a dozen sessions throughout the summer of 2010.

“Foundlore” will be up from April 2nd to May 7th, 2011. The opening reception will be Saturday April 2nd, 2011 from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM.

More of Matt's Fort Snelling work can be found on this website in the photos section.

Check the Vine Art Center website at www.vineartscenter.org.