The Soap Factory has been a leader in the Minneapolis arts scene since the mid 1990s, and they are not slowing down in their mission of supporting emerging and mid-career artists. Often focused on supporting the endeavors of artists in the Twin Cities, they have long welcomed national and international artists. They truly believe in supporting the arts, through tangible financial support. Their 2017 call for artists,which includes Duluth artists, "Rethinking Public Spaces in Minnesota" is accepting proposals statewide through Feb 8. The link to apply is listed below.