Arts & Culture

Jai Chadha, part of the 2019 Senior Spotlight, sits in front of a wall of art.

Jai Chadha is a rising senior at Minnetonka High School—and he’s already organized a TED talk.

Grace Hanson, part of the 2019 Senior Spotlight, poses in front of a wall of paintings.

The rising senior is involved in several sports, audition choir, a capella jazz group, Math League and more.

The interior of a Lake Minnetonka home designed for both family and event hosting.

Building a home for public and private life with Studio M Interiors and Denali Custom Homes.

Louis D. Gonzalez, the founder of Starting Point Academy, which helps students recovering from substance abuse.

New year-round academy helps students recovering from substance abuse and addiction.

Daniel Volovets, a doctor and guitarist from Minnetonka who just released his first album, "Masquerades"

Minnetonka physician Daniel Volovets is also an up-and-coming classical guitarist.

"Easy Way" by The Cactus Blossoms

The Cactus Blossoms play throwback country a la The Everly Brothers. The brothers cut their teeth at the Turf Club.

"The Righteous Mind" by Jonathan Haidt

"The Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Religion and Politics" is an in-depth, highly researched book that attempts to explain why and how people can so strongly differ from each other in their beliefs and actions.

A man and woman with their son at a destination music festival.

Jump on the destination festival bandwagon with a trip to Coachella, South by Southwest, Burning Man or one of many other music and entertainment festivals around the country.

A group of entrepreneurs meets at a Twin Cities networking group.

Go offline and connect with fellow business owners.

Melissa Drill, a Mound Westonka High School student and member of the 2019 Lake Minnetonka Magazine prep elite.

Mound Westonka High School senior Melissa Drill plans to study biology and chemistry in college, with her eyes on an eventual career as an orthodontist.