MN Original: 202

About This Episode


Oil painter Leslie Barlow explores multiculturalism and identity through portraiture. Chai Lee performs and teaches the significance of the Qeej, an instrument widely known as a cultural symbol of Hmong identity. Amara Hark-Weber creates handmade custom shoes in traditional and conceptual designs. Multifaceted musician Eric Mayson accompanies a modern dance class at Zenon Dance and performs “Skyline” from his debut solo album, “Detail.”

MN Original is Twin Cities PBS’s award-winning weekly arts series celebrating Minnesota’s creative community, across all disciplines and all cultures.