Ask David Swenson about North Dakota State’s Public Art on Campus program, and he’ll likely be surprised. “It doesn’t get much attention anymore,” the associate professor of ceramics and sculpture said. NDSU initiated its Public Art on Campus program…

The depths of winter in North Dakota offer little more than negative temperatures and bland landscapes. Internationally renowned visual artist Mark Dion is hoping to help Fargo natives escape this dreary banality with his latest commissioned work for the…