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MNO amplifies the power of the arts that connect our diverse communities. This collection of award-winning stories and performances inspires conversation, evokes empathy, challenges perspective and entertains. Thousands of artists and arts organizations have been featured in hundreds of stories, all scored with music created by Minnesota musicians. MNO, made possible by the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund and the citizens of Minnesota, has been produced by Twin Cities PBS since 2010. Want to watch full episodes of MNO? WATCH NOW ON TPT.ORG.
MNO amplifies the power of the arts that connect our diverse communities. This collection of award-winning stories and performances inspires conversation, evokes empathy, challenges perspective and entertains. Thousands of artists and arts organizations have been featured in hundreds of stories, all scored with music created by Minnesota musicians. MNO, made possible by the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund and the citizens of Minnesota, has been produced by Twin Cities PBS since 2010. Want to watch full episodes of MNO? WATCH NOW ON TPT.ORG.

Magic Unfolds at Chanhassen Dinner Theatres

With fifty years of operation, the Chanhassen Dinner Theatres (CDT) is a treasure of the Minnesota theater scene and has become a home to...

In the Lens of a Photographer: Shuaib Jenhar Tells the Stories...

  By Minju Kim Growing up, photographer Shuaib Jenhar was exceptionally interested in visual details in his surroundings. When watching a movie, he was more interested...

Step into the Kitchen with Korean-American Chef Ann Kim

She's the owner of some of the most beloved restaurants in the Twin Cities, but chef Ann Kim didn't always dream of a career...

Architect-Turned-Artist Paints with Paper

  When Daphne Lee started turning paper into beautiful art pieces, she had no idea her work would find an audience of thousands just two...

Filmmaker Courtney Cochran Captures the Million Artist Movement

“I Wanted to be a part of Million Artist Movement. It seemed to connect with all of my beliefs.” -Courtney Cochran Courtney Cochran is using her...

Meet the Artist Who Walked All 1,315 Miles of Minneapolis

  You can trace the outline of a city on a map without ever grasping its true scale or complexity. But Larsen Husby wanted a...

Hollywood Filmmaker Brings his Disney Blockbuster Home to Minnesota

  Filmmaker Phil Johnston left Minnesota nearly 20 years ago, but the Minneapolis native returned for a visit recently and brought along a little piece...

Local Teen Pens Book to Help Kids Understand Dementia

  For Edie Weinstein, the path to becoming a children’s book author started with a visit to a nursing home in second grade. The 15-year...

MNO S9 Episode 6

  Star Tribune photographer Carlos Gonzalez documents sports, politics and daily life in the Twin Cities, Painter Alison Price captures the majesty of trees in...

The Comeback: MN Museum of American Art

Watch the above video to learn about the comeback of the Minnesota Museum of American Art under the direction of Executive Director, Kristin Makholm. A...