All posts tagged: Miami

Wknd Scene: American Black Film Festival 2018

6. 2. 18 Last post for today. I’m glad that I found this and I wish I could go, well maybe next year! The American Black  Film Festival 2018 will be held in Miami Florida. Got the short detailed description and ticket information below… Credit source: American Black Film Festival    AMERICAN BLACK FILM FESTIVAL 2018 JUNE 13 – 17, 2018 MIAMI FLORIDA Overview of the festival… ABFF® OVERVIEW The American Black Film Festival (ABFF) is an annual event dedicated to showcasing quality film and television content by and about people of African descent. Founded by Jeff Friday, it supports emerging artists to foster a wider range of images, stories, and storytellers represented in the entertainment industry. The ABFF is committed to the belief that Black artists deserve the same opportunities as their mainstream counterparts, and is recognized as a vital pipeline for Black talent in front of and behind the camera. Annually held during the month of June, the festival is comprised of five action-packed days of films, engaging panels, networking events and more…from the star-studded opening …

Music Festivals February 2018

February 2 / 18 This month is short for music, but you can’t miss these exciting festivals, right? Courtesy of Music Festival Wizard lets see what festivals are happening here in the states. Credit source: Music Festival Wizard  Dirtybird Campout East 2018 / St. Cloud, FL / February 2-4, 2018 Fractal Beach 2018 / Miami, FL / February 2-4, 2018 70000 Tons of Metal 2018 / Miami, FL / February 1-5, 2018 Monsters of Rock Cruise 2018 / Miami, FL / February 11-16, 2018      Noise Pop 2018 / San Francisco, CA / February 16-26, 2018     Click on the links above to get the information you need. Enjoy your Friday, be blessed.     Image source: Music Festival Wizard & unknown  

Scene Wednesday: VONA Voices & Arts & Letters

February 17 / 16 Hey there again! If you have inching writing fingers this could be for you! (cred: University of Miami and Georgia College) VONA Voices Writing Workshop for Writers of Color Where do writers of color go: For community? For support? For growth? For mentoring with renowned writers of color? University of Miami’s VONA/Voices Summer Writing Workshop Join Patricia Smith, M.Evelina Galang, Tananarive Due, Willie Perdomo, David Mura, Faith Adiele, Elmaz Abinader, Minal Hakratwala, Andrew X. Pham, and more in a week-long workshop on June 19 – 25 & June 26 – July 2 Applications are available via our website January 1 (you still have a chance!) For more information: http://www.as.miami.edu/VONA University of Miami / College of Arts & Sciences     ANNOUNCING THE 18TH ANNUAL  ARTS & LETTERS PRIZES COMPETITION Rumi Poetry Prize & Fiction Prize / Susan Atefat Creative Nonfiction Prize Prizes judge include Carol Frost (poetry) Faith Adiele (creative nonfiction) Kate Christensen (fiction) Prize Winners receive $1,000 each and publication in Arts & Letters Non-Winning entries are considered for regular …

The Scene Wednesday: Spectrum Miami 2015

November 11, 2015 Morning peeps! I probably or maybe posted this, but next month Spectrum Miami will arrive at a new location. Read on…..   SPECTRUM MIAMI 2015 / DECEMBER 2-6, 2015 performing arts district (from the website) A FIVE-DAY FINE ART EXPERIENCE SPECTRUM Miami, a juried, contemporary art show, featuring a slate of artists and galleries—during the popular Art Week Miami. OPENING PREVIEW Wednesday, Dec. 2 / 6-10pm SHOW HOURS Thursday, Dec. 3 / 12pm-8pm Friday, Dec. 4 / 12pm-8pm Saturday, Dec. 5 / 12pm-8pm Sunday, Dec. 6 / 12pm-5pm NEW LOCATION Show Address SPECTRUM Miami Tent 1700 NE 2nd Ave. Miami, FL 33132 Spectrum Miami’s convenient new location is at the corner of NE 2nd Avenue and NE 17th Street, just a short walk away from our headquarter hotel, the Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay. Located in the Edgewater District, nestled between Midtown and Downtown and known for its abundance of performing arts venues, Spectrum Miami is now conveniently close to several area hotels, restaurants, and museums. In addition to the ample onsite parking …

ARTSCENE NEWSLETTER: WHERE TO SEE NATIVE AMERICAN ART PT. 3 & PULSE MIAMI 2014

November 26, 2014 Good Afternoon! Last Artscene Newsletter for the year 2014. Part 3 of Where To See Native American Art and Miami Pulse 2014 is here. Read on……   WHERE TO SEE AMERICAN INDIAN ART  Mid-American All-Indian Center – Wichita, KS Millicent Rogers Museum – Taos, NM Museum of the Cherokee Indian – Cherokee, NC Museum of Indian Arts & Culture – Santa Fe, NM Mitchell Museum of the American Indian – Kendal College, Evanston, IL Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum – Warner, NH National Museum of the American Indian – Washington, DC Red Earth Museum – Oklahoma City, OK Sherman Indian Museum – Riverside, CA The Sioux Indian Museum – Rapid City, SD Southwest Museum of the American Indian – Los Angeles, CA Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian – Santa Fe, NM Yakama Nation Cultural Heritage Center – Yakima, WA Galleries Specializing in Native American Art All My Relations Gallery – Minneapolis, MN Arctic Raven Gallery – Friday Harbor, WA Blue Rain Gallery – Taos, NM David Cook Fine American Art – Denver, …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: LOTS OF ART THINGS & STUFF!

August 20, 2014 Hello and Good Morning! Do I have some art activities in store for you.   FALL’S TOP 2 FINE ART DESTINATIONS ART SAN DIEGO 2014 NOVEMBER 6-9, 2014 BALBOA PARK ACTIVITY CENTER 2145 PARK BOULEVARD, SAN DIEGO, CA 92101 First Preview: Thursday, November 6/5-7pm VIP Opening: Thursday, November 6/7-9pm Show Hours: Friday, November 7 / 12-8pm Saturday, November 8 / 12-8pm Sunday, November 9 / 12-5pm Please go to art-sandiego.com/attend for further information. SPECTRUM MIAMI DECEMBER 3-7, 2014 MIDTOWN MIAMI / WYNWOOD ART DISTRICT 3011 NE 1ST AVENUE @ NE 30TH STREET MIAMI, FL 33137 Opening Preview: Wednesday, December 3 / 6-10pm Show Hours: Thursday, December 4 / 12-8pm Friday, December 5 / 12-9pm Saturday, December 6 / 12-9pm Sunday December 7 / 11-5pm To get more information and download bus schedule go to: spectrum-miami.com/attend. MoMA ACCESS Museum of Modern Art has lots of activities for everybody and anybody. Here’s what they go going on…. Art inSight: is a free monthly program for individuals who are partially blind or sighted. from the website: September’s program …