Year: 2016

Shadowbox Is Out of the Office……Will Return January 3, 2017

December 18 / 16 Good Evening creative peeps! Just came by to say that Shadowbox is leaving and will return on January 3, 2017. Check out and follow for news, articles, and things on Shadowbox’s Twitter twitter.com/shadowboxerinc. I want to say thank you to my followers. Be safe and blessed this holiday season. See you in 2017! MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY NEW YEAR!                                     featured images: pixelstalk.net,  plusquotes.com &n ihappynewyear-2017.com   Advertisements

Film Review: Hush

December 17 / 16 Hello….I’ve recently seen this film on Netflix and I actually quite like it. Hush is one of those films that gets you tensed up in knots and not knowing what to expect around the corner. Directed by Mike Flanagan (Oculus), the film stars Kate Siegel as Madison ‘Maddie’ Young. Maddie is an author, who is deaf and mute. At 13 years of age, she lost her hearing due a bad bout of bacterial meningitis. She lives in isolation in a perfect home in the woods. She’s not entirely alone. She has her neighbor and friend Sarah (Samantha Sloyan), who wants to learn sign language and loves one of Maddie’s books. Unfortunately Maddie’s perfect isolation is broken when a serial killer enters the picture. He realizes that Maddie can’t hear, so what does he do? He’s gonna take advantage if it, but as he soon figures out that it won’t be easy. I remember what director Rob Reiner said during Bravo’s 100 Scariest Movie Moments. “I personally don’t get scared at the Freddies …

Weekend Scene: Fashion Awareness Direct

December 17 / 16 Afternoon all! Just a few things to cover today. If your creativity is fashion and you live in the UK, then Fashion Awareness Direct or FAD is the place for you. Here’s just a preview of who and what they do…… cred: fashion awareness direct FASHION AWARENESS DIRECT (FAD)   What is FAD about? We are Fashioning Futures We’re an award-winning charity which offers young people the opportunity to get ahead in their creative careers. We specialise in professional fashion workshops, competitions and live industry experiences Our projects bring creative young people and professionals together to learn from each other, equipping young people with the skills, knowledge and resilience they need to succeed. We are a creative community Our young people enjoy on-going support, as well as using their personal experiences to inspire their peers. We strive for a more inclusive fashion industry We believe that talented young people should be able to progress and thrive, regardless of their personal circumstances, financial situation or ethnic background. FAD provides workshops, volunteering, competitions, …

@ The Event: Toronto, Canada

December 16 / 16 Hello and Happy Friday everybody! @ The Event is continuing into Canada and the next stop is Toronto! Many great things to do, see, and hear. What is there to do in Toronto? Well let’s look…. cred: tripadvisor.com & seetorontonow.com ART Brookfield Place / 181 Bay St, Toronto, Ontario M5J 2T3, Canada /+1 416-777-6480 / http://www.brookfieldplacenewsandevents.com The Market Gallery / 95 Front St E | Upper Level of the St. Lawrence Market, Toronto, Ontario M5E 1C2, Canada/ +1 416-392-7604 / http://www.facebook.com/MarketGallery Bay of Spirits Gallery / 156 Front St W, Toronto, Ontario M5J2L6, Canada / +1 416-971-5190 / www.bayofspirits.com The AGO, Art Gallery of Ontario / 317 Dundas St W, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1G4, Canada /+1 416-979-6648 / http://www.ago.net     FILM Toronto International Film Festival & TIFF Bell Lightbox / 350 King Street West, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3X5, Canada / http://www.tiff.net     MUSIC Plenty of music festivals held throughout the year…. Canadian Music Week / April 17 to 23, 2017 / cmw.net Field Trip Music & Arts / was held June 4 & 5, 2016….no dates for 2017 yet …

New Music December 2016

December 14 / 16 Hello…..again. I know I’m late, but that’s due to technical difficulties. Technology can be a pain sometimes. It’s time for some new music this month. Not a lot going on in December…. cred: digitaltrends.com    December 2 Childish Gambino — Awaken, My Love! Deadmau5 — W:/2016Album Jean-Michel Jarre — Oxygéne 3 John Legend — Darkness And Light Pete Doherty — Hamburg Demonstrations The Rolling Stones — Blue & Lonesome December 11 Dec. 99th — December 99th Hodgy Beats — Fireplace:TheNotTheOtherSide Neil Young — Peace Trail December 16 Schiller — Future I’ll be looking forward to new music in 2017. How about you? Follow Digital Trends: @digitaltrends on Twitter | DigitalTrends on Facebook                         featured image: vashtie  

Wednesday Scene: Artexpo New York 2017

December 14 /16 Hi! Just a few things to cover today. Let’s start with Artexpo New York 2017. I was scoping for any news or updates about the event and here’s what going on so far…. cred: artexpo/redwood media group Preparation for Artexpo New York 2017 has already begun—taking place Friday, April 21 to Monday, April 24, 2017, again at Pier 94 in conjunction with [SOLO] and an enlarged [FOTO SOLO]. The show will bring in thousands of attendees and hundreds of exhibitors from across the world, continuing its run as the world’s largest fine art trade shows. As always, exhibitors and attendees can expect a full array of programming, including an expansion of the complimentary Topics & Trends Education Program. Galleries and artists can submit their applications for exhibiting here. For more information about attendee registration, please go to artexponewyork.com/artexpo-new-york/attendees/. SHOW DATES & HOURS April 21–24, 2017 TRADE DAYS Friday, April 21st: 12PM –8PM Monday, April 24th: 10AM – 3PM OPENING NIGHT PARTY Friday, April 21st: 4PM–8PM Open to all Attendees PUBLIC DAYS Friday’s …

Creative Close-Up: Art Talk w/Stephen Silver 31-35

December 13 / 16 Good Morning! This is the final Art Talk with Stephen Silver. This is through number 31 thru 35. I’m not gonna beat around the bush, I’m sure you guys want to know what advice Stephen has in store…..               I’ve added an extra video, because I wanted to. This Silver’s 100th Art Talk and I hope you get all the inspiration you need from this great guy. There are more art talk videos that you need to see. Just go to the sites below and click. That’s it and that’s all. Hope you enjoy the rest of your Tuesday, be blessed! http://www.silvertoons.com stephensilver.blogspot.com Stephen Silver YouTube                             featured image: youtube

Reminders and New Appearance

December 7 / 16 Hey again! Just to remind you that this month at Shadowbox is gonna be short due to the fact that I will be out of the office December 19, 2016 – January 2, 2017. That and also if you see something different with the site, don’t freak out or worry. In the next coming months Shadowbox will be getting a new appearance. I have three in mind that I’m interested in. So that’s it for now. Next week will be the last and there will be a lot of information and things posted, so I suggest you visit and check it out. Enjoy the rest of your week, your weekend, be blessed!                                     featured image: unknown