Golden Valley MN Icons

Golden Valley is filled with historical icons – including standout creations of architecture, art and local design and development.   GVA’s Icon’s series highlights and celebrates these achievements and supports future iconic opportunities.

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Golden Valley Water Tower


Golden Valley Shopping Center


The Little White Church







Brookview (original)




Brookview (2017)



As part of Golden Valley Art’s celebration of the 2017 re-opening of Brookview, a new icon image was commissioned by a local master of icon illustration, Christy Johnson.  Watch for special opportunities to own part of Golden Valley history with this exclusive artwork.

General Mills


Minnesota Modern 

An expert, illustrated guide through the style that defined midcentury Minnesota, and highlights multiple Golden Valley landmarks.

Larry Millett conducts an eye-opening, spectacularly illustrated Minnesota tour of the rich and varied landscape of midcentury modernism. A history lesson as entertaining as it is enlightening, Minnesota Modern provides a close-up view of a style that penetrated the social, political, and cultural machinery of the times.