Growing Art on the Greenway

2637  27th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Home Artists Events Membership Rental Contact Donate Member News Members Only
Face it Like us!
Tweet Me Right Follow us!
Picture me this Follow us!
Picture me this Stay in Touch

Nature in a Dream State

a 40 piece collection of floral and landscape photo imagery by Edie Karras

Show runs from May 12th to June 2nd




Edie Karras

SHOW OPENING: Saturday 5.12 6-9pm

Special Mother's Day Event:
Sunday 5.13 12-5pm

“Nature in a Dream State” took root in a somber event – my mother-in-law’s death – but blossomed into a colorful, vibrant body of work.

In April 2017 my family and I drove from Minneapolis to St. Louis for the funeral. We left snow, ice, and cold behind and journeyed into warmer temps and a slowly greening landscape. By the time we got to St. Louis it was truly Spring. Before entering the city we stopped at a state park to stretch our legs. Walking around in sweatshirts, we soaked in the open water, gentle breeze, sun, grass, and birdsong. I took the first photo of this exhibit in that place - “My Missouri Spring Fever”.

Throughout the rest of the year I endeavored to extract a soft, hazy, gentle persona from flowers and landscapes. A few of the pieces are old images that I re-edited in a desire to bring out those characteristics. However, most of the photos were taken that spring using iphone and editing in instagram and/or iphoto.


Edie Karras                Edie Karras

Gallery hours:

Thursdays 5:30pm – 6:45pm

Saturday 11:00am - 5:00pm



Vine Arts Center is always accepting proposals for exhibitions.  We want to show your great artwork !
Download a Show Proposal form and get started planning your show.