Arts High School Alumni News
Kevin Clark Retires After 31 Years at PerpichKevin Clark
July 16, 2021
Kevin Clark, English Instructor, is retiring from Perpich after 31 years. His last day at Perpich will be Monday, August 9th. Kevin started at Perpich in 1990 as a German instructor. In 1994, he became a full-time…
Jeremy Lundquist Exhibiting at Highpoint Center for Printmaking
June 17, 2021
Work by Jeremy Lundquist, Visual Arts Instructor, is currently on display at Highpoint Center for Printmaking in Minneapolis. The exhibition runs through July 1st, 2021.
Alarm Alarm is a series of progressive etchings that started with the exterior of a building not far…
Jessica Johnson (Theater 1997) Chats about Broadway with Perpich Students
June 9, 2021Jessica Johnson, credit: Jenny Anderson
Jessica Johnson (Theater 1997) chatted about Broadway with Perpich students and Tory Peterson, Theater Instructor, on May 20, 2021. Johnson is a founding member and Senior Vice President of Polk & Co., a Broadway…
Libby Tonn (Visual Arts 2021) Receives Rotary Scholarship
June 2, 2021
Congratulations to Elisabeth “Libby” Tonn (Visual Arts 2021) on receiving the Golden Valley Rotary Club’s $1,000 Scholarship! Libby graduated with honors from Perpich Arts High School on May 28, 2021. She will study Biology at Loyola University Chicago in the fall.
Perpich Arts High School Graduation 2021
May 28, 2021
The Perpich Arts High School Class of 2021 graduated on the Perpich campus on May 28 in a series of three ceremonies that were also live streamed on Facebook. Perpich is proud to announce that 100% of the Class of 2021 graduated….
Board Member Gregory Winter Says Farewell
May 18, 2021
Perpich Board Member, Gregory Winter, has resigned from the Perpich Board after one term, effective May 31, 2021. Winter, from Minneapolis, Minnesota, was appointed to the Board by Governor Mark Dayton. He was appointed in December of 2016 with an effective start…
Walz, Flanagan Announce Appointments to Perpich Board
May 14, 2021
Governor Tim Walz and Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan announced the following appointments to the Perpich Center for Arts Education Board of Directors. Board member Leslie LeCuyer has been reappointed to the Board. Joining the Board are: Steven Anderson, LaTia Childers, Pasha Khosravi,…
Kate Vinson Exhibiting at Susan Hensel Gallery
April 25, 2021
Work by Kate Vinson, Visual Arts Instructor, is currently on display at the Susan Hensel Gallery in Minneapolis. The exhibition will run through June 20th, 2021.
In her artist statement, Vinson says, “This work represents my continued love of the tactile. Art making…
Craig Farmer Accepted into National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Workshop
March 30, 2021
Craig Farmer, Art History Instructor, has a busy summer ahead as he has been accepted into a week-long National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Summer Teacher Workshop entitled “Mapping a New World: Places of Conflict and Colonization in 17th Century New England.”…