The Seward Cafe hosts monthly visual art shows by artists from our community and beyond. To book an art show at the Seward Cafe, contact our curators at

We encourage artists to hang group shows, themed shows, as well as personal shows. Our walls can accommodate large and small scale work in most 2-Dimensional forms.


For the month of February, Sarah Evenson is our featured artist. Come see her work in our dining rooms, and check out more art on her website.

SARAH EVENSON is an interdisciplinary maker and designer currently based in Minneapolis. She graduated with a BFA in printmaking from the Minneapolis College of Art and Design in Spring of 2016. Her clients for various projects include Uncivilized Books, Penguin, Coffee House Press, and the University of Minnesota Bee Squad. Her most recent honors include becoming the first ever recipient of the Caxton Club Rare Book School Scholarship and in 2014 she and her father Brian Evenson were joint finalists for the LA Times Book Award in translation. She has lived and worked throughout the United States including Denver, Minneapolis, Providence, and New York City as well as in Germany. She is fluent in both French and English and is working on her German.

From Paper Darts Magazine:

“Each illustration explores a facet of the in-between, blending notions of pseudo-science and an irreverence toward tradition. Her love for paper making adds an artifact quality to her work.”