All posts tagged: Arts

Where To…Albuquerque, New Mexico

6. 21. 18 Hello and Good Morning where I am. It’s the weekend and I’m pretty happy about it. I’ve never been to Albuquerque New Mexico, but I would love to go. Lots of things to do there… Credit source: Visit Albuquerque   Museums INDIAN PUEBLO CULTURAL CENTER   2401 12th St. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104 Phone: (505) 843-7270 Toll-free: (866) 855-7902 Visit Website Make this your first stop to discover Pueblo Indian culture. Enjoy our renowned collection of Pueblo pottery and art, see traditional Native American dances honoring Mother Earth and meet artists selling their handcrafted works. Traveling with a group? Try your hand at pottery-making or gourd painting on one of our in-depth tours. Browse original works of pottery, turquoise jewelry and art at Shumakolowa Gifts, and taste our award-winning Tewa Taco and fresh baked Pueblo oven bread at Pueblo Harvest Café. Located just minutes from Old Town Albuquerque, the IPCC is a vibrant place for people of all cultures to share, learn and discover.       THEATER POPEJOY HALL 203 Cornell Dr. N.E., …

Wednz Scene: Americans for the Arts Convention-Denver, CO

April 25 / 18 Hello…Hump, Hump, Hump Day Wednesday. Have two things to pass along. First Americans for the Arts. Who are Americans for the Arts? It’s an organization “whose mission is to build recognition and support for the extraordinary and dynamic value of the arts and to lead, serve, and advance the diverse networks of organizations and individuals who cultivate the arts in America”. I got that from their web page. Read about this organization not too long ago and have been following up on this since. Advocate, Research, Connect, and Lead. They are having a convention in Denver, Colorado in June of this year. Here are some details… Credit source: Americans for the Arts Join us for the 2018 Americans for the Arts Annual Convention in Denver, CO! On June 14-17, arts and community leaders from across the country will discuss pressing issues around public art, community development, education, advocacy, and equity. WE COME TOGETHER TO MAKE OUR COMMUNITIES STRONGER THROUGH THE ARTS. For more than 60 years, the Americans for the Arts Annual Convention …

Women In Arts

March 16 / 18 Hello everyone! This month is Women’s History Month and as promised I’m putting the focus on women who are shaping and putting a mark in art, film, fashion, literature, music, and so on and so on. Let’s take a look at the women who have and are making things happen in the world of art. I’ve found videos on YouTube. Some new, some several years ago. Here is one from two years ago titled Women In Illustration, narrative and written by Pete Beard.    Fierce Women of Art / The Art Assignment part 1 and 2   The Art of Complaining-The Guerrilla Girls     Black Women Artist on Art     This is an article by Amy Lin from Widewalls, November 2016, titled Famous Female Painters You Need to Know. I hope you liked this post, it’s been interesting how far we have come as women painters or illustrators and we have so much more creativity to put out. Enjoy the rest of your Friday, be blessed.   Image source: Michele Usibelli, painting…The …

Scene Wednesday: ABI Art Business Workshop

January 27 / 16 Hello….it’s been quiet, but not too quiet. Dropped by the Arts Business Institute and found another workshop coming in April….. ♦ credit: Art Business Institute ABI ARTS BUSINESS INSTITUTE SKIDMORE COLLEGE SARATOGA ARTS/ARTS CENTER ARTS COUNCIL   Arts Business Workshop for the entrepreneurial artist          April 9-10, 2016       ♦       Saratoga Springs, NY presented by The Arts Business Institute co-sponsored by Skidmore College and Saratoga Arts April 9-10, 2016  Saratoga Arts at the Arts Center 320 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, New York 12866   Schedule at a Glance – Saturday, April 9 9:00 a.m.                       Registration opens 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.  Who is Your Customer? – Wendy Rosen 10:45 a.m. – 12 noon    Creative Marketing & Branding – Carolyn Edlund 12 noon – 1:00 p.m.      Lunch on your own 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.    Pricing for Profit – Wendy Rosen/Carolyn Edlund 2:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.    Sales Strategies for Artists – Carolyn …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: INTERNATIONAL ART RESIDENCIES

August 13, 2014 Hey art peepers….well, this is the last edition on art residencies. This time let’s see what other countries has to offer…… Argentina Centro Rual de Arte   Australia Sydney Olympic Park Authority/Facilities   Belgium Antwerpen Artist in Residence   Brazil Largo das Artes   Canada Spark Box Studio   Denmark Hellebaek Art Residency   France La Muse Writer’s & Artists’ Retreat   UK England Acme Studio International Residence Programme Scotland Scottish Sculpture Workshop Wales Wales Arts International   REMINDERS: Don’t forget about the PASTEL SOCIETY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE SIXTH ANNUAL NATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION. If you are planning to register: http://www.pastelsocietynh.com  or send a SASE to: Kitty Clark, 69 Peninsula Dr., Stratham, NH 0388 The deadline is August 25, 2014! Come back this Saturday for Art Close-Up. Enjoy your Wednesday! Be blessed as well!

EDITOR’S DESK JANUARY 2014

January 1, 2014 Volume 2/Number 1 Hello and Happy New Year! As you can already see a new theme has been chosen. Still have the same pages, but a lot of fine tuning has been going on the past few days, but I’m not done yet….. A lot of things to talk about in this new month of January. New York Live Arts has a lot of activities going on, plus some art fairs and festivals you need to go, apply or just check out. If your planning a trip to London, I found several art galleries you can check out. Now for those who follow knows how much I love to share about any upcoming events and articles, Arts Business Institute is having their Winter Workshop for two days this month, January 18 & 19. I’ve posted this last month or so, but it will be posted again, so for those interested you can go. Will there be a spotlight artist this month? Well of course there is, but I want to do something …