All posts tagged: Events

Where To: Cornell Fine Arts Museum & Orlando Shakespeare Theater

5.25.19 Hello…the long weekend has arrived and there plenty of things to look at here at Shadowboxerinc. First things first. Where To is getting a bit of a makeover. We are in Orlando Florida visiting Rollins College’s Cornell Fine Arts Museum and Orlando Shakespeare Theatre.  From their website:  The Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College features rotating exhibitions, ongoing programs, and an extensive permanent collection that spans centuries, from examples of ancient art and artifacts to contemporary art. Open to the public year-round, its holdings include the only European Old Master paintings in the Orlando area, a sizeable American art collection, and a forward-thinking contemporary collection on view both at the Museum and The Alfond Inn at Rollins. Located a few blocks from campus, The Alfond Inn is a visionary philanthropic boutique hotel whose proceeds help fund student scholarships.  In 1981, the Museum became Florida’s first college museum to be accredited by the American Association of Museums (currently the American Alliance of Museums) and continues in 2018 as one of only four AAM-accredited museums …

Music Festival / April 2019

4.3.19 Good Morning creative peeps! Time to see what’s up with music festivals happening this month in April. Music Festival Wizard has not failed me yet with this information… Credit source: Music Festival Wizard’ PHOENIX LIGHTS 2019 PHOENIX, AZAPRIL 5-6, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS         DREAMVILLE FESTIVAL 2019 RALEIGH, NCAPRIL 6, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS         COUNTRY THUNDER ARIZONA 2019 FLORENCE, AZAPRIL 11-14, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS         OLD SETTLER’S MUSIC FESTIVAL 2019 DALE, TXAPRIL 11-14, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS         COACHELLA MUSIC FESTIVAL 2019 INDIO, CAAPRIL 12-21, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS         TORTUGA MUSIC FESTIVAL 2019 FORT LAUDERDALE, FLAPRIL 12-14, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS         LUCIDITY FESTIVAL 2019 SANTA BARBARA, CAAPRIL 12-14, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS         HIGH WATER FEST 2019 NORTH CHARLESTON, SCAPRIL 13-14, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS         BATON ROUGE BLUES FESTIVAL 2019 BATON ROGUE, LAAPRIL 13-14, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS         SWEETWATER 420 FESTIVAL 2019 ATLANTA, GAAPRIL 19-21, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS     …

Where To: Miami, Florida

3.23.19 Hello! We are now in Miami, Florida to check out what the city has when it comes to arts and culture. Thanks to Miami and Miami Beach Guides, you don’t have to worry about what places to visit… Credit source: Miami and Beaches ART GALLERIES OOLITE Three decades ago, our founder, potter Ellie Schneiderman, sought affordable work spaces for our city’s visual artists. Today, Oolite Artscontinues Schneiderman’s mission, to, as she said, “help artists help themselves.” We are both a community and a resource, providing artists with the free studio space, exhibition opportunities, direct support and programming they need to advance their careers. We also offer programming to the surrounding neighborhood and the wider community to help them better understand, and create, contemporary art. 924 Lincoln Road, 2nd FloorMiami Beach, FL 33139 Other art galleries to visit:  Gallery Diet Robert Fontaine Gallery Futurama  and more     DANCE DANCE NOW MIAMI The mission of Dance NOW! Miami is to promote the artistic vision of co-founders Hannah Baumgarten and Diego Salterini. The company creates, promotes …

Music Festivals / March 2019

3.2.19 Hey there again…fifteen, well fourteen music festivals coming across the states this month in March, courtesy of Music Festival Wizard. Credit: Music Festival Wizard SAVANNAH STOPOVER 2019 SAVANNAH, GAMARCH 7-9, 2019       MUSINK 2019 COSTA MESA, CAMARCH 8-10, 2019       GASPARILLA MUSIC FESTIVAL 2019 TAMPA, FLMARCH 9-10, 2019       JAZZ IN THE GARDENS 2019 MIAMI GARDENS, FLMARCH 9-10, 2019       SOUTH BY SOUTHWEST (SXSW) 2019 AUSTIN, TXMARCH 11-17, 2019       POT OF GOLD FESTIVAL 2019 CHANDLER, AZMARCH 15-17, 2019       REGGAE RISE 2019 ST. PETERSBURG, FLMARCH 15-17, 2019       TREEFORT MUSIC FESTIVAL 2019 BOISE, IDMARCH 20-24, 2019       BIG EARS 2019 KNOXVILLE, TNMARCH 21-24, 2019       BUKU MUSIC + ART PROJECT 2019 NEW ORLEANS, LAMARCH 22-23, 2019       BEYOND WONDERLAND 2019 SAN BERNARDINO, CAMARCH 22-23, 2019 / BOOK TICKETS       IN BLOOM FESTIVAL 2019 HOUSTON, TXCANCELED       WINTER MUSIC CONFERENCE 2019 MIAMI BEACH, FLMARCH 25-31, 2019       ULTRA MIAMI …

Where To…Tampa Bay, Florida

2.23.19 Hey there and hello Tampa Bay! What can you do in Tampa? Well, take a look for yourself… TAMPA MUSEUM OF ART From the museum’s website: The Tampa Museum of Art opened its award-winning new building in 2010 with a commitment to provide innovative public programs with a focus on ancient, modern, and contemporary art. The Museum balances a growing collection, including one of the largest Greek and Roman antiquities collections in the southeastern United States, with a dynamic annual schedule of special exhibitions. The region’s largest institution devoted to the art of our time, the Museum has fostered a reputation for presenting contemporary photography and new media; most notably, Leo Villareal’s Sky (Tampa), a 14,000-square-foot LED installation on its south façade, has become an iconic landmark for Tampa. Since its founding in 1979, the Museum has been dedicated to providing quality education to students and adults, with more than half of its programs offered free of charge. The Museum is home to Riverwalk Cafe at TMA, a Cafe featuring favorite local flavors overlooking the …

MidWeek Updates: SXSW Gaming 2019

2.20.19 Hump Day Wednesday…Gamers…if your planning to attend the SXSW Gaming 2019 in Austin next month in March, I found this little thing… Credit source: Events 4 Gamers SXSW Gaming 2019 Friday, March 15, 2019, to Sunday, March 17, 2019 – all day  Event Details WHEN Friday, March 15, 2019, to Sunday, March 17, 2019 – all day  WHERE Austin Convention Center at 500 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78701, USA COST $20-39 Single Day, $39 Three-day Wristbands (discount until Jan. 27) Buy Tickets    Description  Tickets  Organizer  Venue Official Website: https://gaming.sxsw.com/ Explore highlights and get ready to celebrate gaming culture at SXSW Gaming 2019 via a unique combination of exhibitions, esports tournaments, hands-on play, awards, panels, and more. I will try to post a reminder close to the event.   Featured and other images: gaming.sxsw.com & Events 4 Gamers

Music Festivals / February 2019

2.2.19 Hello…more music, this time music festivals. Seven this time for the month of February thanks to Music Festival Wizard… Credit: Music Festival Wizard 70000 TONS OF METAL 2019 MIAMI, FLJANUARY 31-FEBRUARY 4, 2019       ONE LOVE CALI 2019 LONG BEACH, CAFEBRUARY 8-10, 2019     ARIZONA ROOTS 2019 CHANDLER, AZFEBRUARY 9-10, 2019     CRUSH ARIZONA 2019 CHANDLER, AZFEBRUARY 15-16, 2019     III POINTS 2019 MIAMI, FLFEBRUARY 15-17, 2019     FORBIDDEN KINGDOM 2019 BOCA RATON, FLFEBRUARY 16-17, 2019     NOISE POP 2019 SAN FRANCISCO, CAFEBRUARY 25-MARCH 3, 2019     If you live in or around these cities, chances are you could be interested in going to these events. To find out more music festivals playing in your area go to http://www.musicfestival.com for details.      Featured & other images: unknown and Music Festival Wizard