Image of trainyard photography by artist John Salgado Maldonado overlaid with an image of the artist.

Willmar: What Comes to Your Mind?! Opening Reception


75 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd
St. Paul, MN 55155
United States



About This Event

Born in Chile and now living in Willmar, MN, John Salgado Maldonado is an ARTivist, percussionist, and photographer. He uses art to contribute to social realities and community awareness, understanding that art is the component that gives meaning to life.

Willmar: What Comes to Your Mind?! is an exhibition that challenges society’s way of thinking about diversity and variety. It calls for self-reflection through a “cognitive dissonance.” This photography exhibition is an invitation to rediscover yourself, your values, beliefs, and actions.

Exhibit: Willmar: What Comes to Your Mind?! 
Artist: John Salgado Maldonado 
Location: 3rd Floor Exhibit Gallery at the Minnesota State Capitol 
Exhibit dates: 5/9/24 - 10/31/24 
Opening reception: 5/9/24 - 4-7 PM, 5:30 PM Opening Remarks 
Gallery Hours: M-F: 8 AM- 5 PM, Sat: 10 AM- 3 PM, Sun: CLOSED

This activity is funded in part with a grant from the Southwest Minnesota Arts Council made possible by the voters of Minnesota, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.



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