If you saw a caveman in a block of ice sitting on the corner of the road, it would probably get your attention right? And what if it was sitting little ways down a trail, would it get you to go for a walk to see it? If you’re going through Detroit Lakes anytime soon, you won’t have to speculate further because a couple of Minneapolis artists are doing just that. And they are not done yet.
Get the full story linked below from Inforum on an immersive art project that’s generating fun conversations, community pride, and maybe the start of a little Minnesota art mecca. And why does it matter in Minot? It’s an example of placemaking, which is a new tool in the economic development tool bag that communities around us are using like crazy.