Announcing our 2023 Artists!

Announcing our 2023 Artists!

Get your shanty chic outfits ready! After a successful program with pandemic adaptations last winter, WE’RE BACK and we’re thrilled to announce the 2023 artist projects!

The project titles and artist teams are listed below. See the 2023 Overview for general information on the program. See the individual project pages for all the fun details. 


The Archive of Collective Memory
Collective Memory Maintenance Committee

Blankets of Ice
Crooked Zipper

Booom Box
Jei Herald-Zamora, Nick Knutson

Chapsicle of Love
Jerry Carlson, Cyrus Carlson, Rachel Coyne

Curious Cairns
Karly Bergmann, Lauryl Bergmann

Free Store Shanty
Shanty Friends Supergroup

Mikhamik House of Arts and Jahnke Carpentry

Linden Hills Neighborhood Shanty
Linden Hills Neighborhood Council, Eric Hansen, Ed Bell, Christy Prediger, Tippy Madden, Mike Knutson and Chuck Sullivan

Magical Puppet Petting Zoo
Eva Adderley, Dan Demarco

Meditation Garden

Team Snowmad

Performance Stage
Anthony Chapin, Louis Kaufman, Richard Parnell


Self Reflection Shanty
Robin Garwood, Samantha Price

Techno From the Sun
Jacob Bukkila, Tom Bukkila, Thomas Grammond, Nicole Soley

Tiny Treasure House
Waverley Booth, Margaret Eby , Haley Friel, Bill Walker

Welcome Shanty
Art Shanty Board of Directors

Winterized Chicken Coop
Triple Horse Art Collective


Art of Expression
RZ Shahid, Righteous Emcee, Basement Gang

The Color of Winter
Outdoor Painters of Minnesota (OPM)

Community Sing on Ice
Sarina Partridge

Climate Walk on Ice
The Fashion Disasters!

Frigid Airs
An Opera Theatre (AOT) 

fro-gahhh: yoga for the planet and the people
Bridges Through Yoga

How To Move With Wonder
Sophia Munic & Nora Dolores

Hula Hoop Hoopla
Minneapolis Hoop Jams

American Ice Theatre Minneapolis-St. Paul

Ice Garden
Lisa Carlson, Peter Schulze

Klezmer On Ice
Folk Will Save Us, Daniel Lentz, Josh Rosard, Pat O’Keefe, Sarah Larsson, Twin Cities Klezmer Collective

Lady Bear Explores the Art Shanty Village
Tony Chapin, Kim Ford, Meagan Juedes, Merrill Stringer, Robert Werling

Pollinator Frenzy
Ann Carter, Jan Elftman,Carrie Finnigan, Meriam Kenning, Terry McDaniel, Louise McDonald, Catherine McKee, Mary Ann Meyer, Robin Moede, Richard Parnell, Pat Ryan

Prairie Fire Lady Choir
Prairie Fire Lady Choir

Janet Groenert

Scavenger Hunt
Michelle Cahill 

Subzero Singalong
Good Trouble: Conie + Liz

Taiko on Ice
TaikoArts Midwest

Wearable ArtCars & Contraptions Parade
The ArtCar and ArtBike Artists of Minnesota

Whether or not we can weather the weather
zAmya Theater Project

And a few more coming soon…


The Art Shanty Projects On-Ice program will take place on Bde Unma / Lake Harriet from January 21 through February 12, 2023. Public hours are 10am – 4pm every Saturday and Sunday. More details on amenities, performance schedule, etc. to come later this fall/winter!