| Follow Us: Facebook Twitter Youtube RSS Feed

Warehouse/North Loop


The artists who resurrected the Warehouse District, SoHo/Tribeca/Nolita-style, are mostly gone, their galleries replaced by bars and restaurants catering to a young club-till-you-drop crowd. But the neighborhood's elegantly rehabbed brick and stone buildings are also home to boutique design firms, ad agencies and high-end furniture and antique shops. The brand-new Twins stadium, aka Target Field, has brought both architectural beauty and fan-fueled energy into the mix, and the northwestern end of the neighborhood is spawning new offices, restaurants, and cafes at a brisk clip.

Features

2013_08_cloud-photo.jpg

Why MSP is the Once, Current and Future Internet of Things (IoT) Alley

There’s a movement afoot to rebrand MSP as “IoT Alley” in recognition of its historical and current innovations in the field of Internet to cloud devices. MSP startups, in fact, are leading current growth in the field.

cozeroof.jpg

The City as Your Living Room: Will Micro-Apts Go Macro in MSP?

Interest in micro-apartments is growing in MSP because of their affordability and design, the community spaces within the building and the city itself as the living room.

Janis TedXTC.jpg

An L.A. Native and Her Husband Embrace the Pedal-Powered Lifestyle

Janis LaDouceur relocated to The North in the late 1980s and began a two-decade process of disengaging from car culture.Today, LaDouceur and her husband, Sean Burns, live an almost totally car-free lifestyle.

Water Works Park, rendering courtesy of SCAPE

10 Development Projects That Will Transform MSP in 2015

Enjoy this roundup of 10 exciting architectural and development additions to Minneapolis and St. Paul that promise to transform neighborhoods, enrich our quality of life and add to the roster of “must see” attractions for out-of-town guests.

Askov Finlayson's sold-out North hat

Forget Midwest. We Are North: Repositioning MSP's National Identity for the 21st Century

According to a recent panel discussion, we need to own our cold climate and our ingenuity in order to attract new talent, continue fueling the innovation at the heart of our economy, and create a new and authentic national identity. Shall we call ourselves the North?  
( 29 ) View All Features
Signup for Email Alerts