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Bay Arts Rings in Spring with Two Exhibitions, “Time Travel” and “Uncovered Stories”

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click to enlarge David King “Bunny slippers” It has been a year since teacher and artist David King was to exhibit his “Time Travel” exhibition in the Sullivan Family Gallery at the Bay Arts complex. Due to COVID-19, like most galleries, Bay Arts had to shutter its doors, but now......

Grammy-Nominated duo Black Violin inspires students, shows how

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Grammy-Nominated duo Black Violin inspires students, shows how “impossible is possible” – CBS News Watch CBSN Live With school arts budgets facing cuts and students remote learning, the Grammy-nominated duo Black Violin is stepping in to help. For the......

Entrepreneur Inspires Youth with Community Projects – Community

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(NewsUSA) – Young people in underserved communities in the United States have been especially hard-hit by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, with many support systems and activities unavailable. However, as the situation begins to improve, an up-and-coming organization seeks to support youth with a combination of skill-building and support. Jump Ahead......

Lifetime’s Spring Movies Feature Saints and Sinners – Entertainment

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(NewsUSA) -Spring is a time for reflection and renewal, and Lifetime Television’s April movies tap into feelings of faith with a trio of new releases that include one inspirational biography and two cautionary tales. In “Robin Roberts Presents: Mahalia,” which debuts on April 3, viewers are treated to the story......

Local Artist Edward A. Raffel Executes Exhilarating Conceptual Works at the New Tinnerman Lofts

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Photo by Shawn Mishak Edward A. Raffel at the Lofts Born in Chicago but raised in Akron, prolific artist Edward A. Raffel was commissioned to conceptualize a significant amount of artwork in the common area of the new 51-unit Tinnerman Lofts, complementing the already interesting visual experience that is this......

Tiffany Haddish Painting to be Auctioned, Benefits Inner-City Arts Students

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Exclusive Tiffany Haddish has ZERO art experience but that’s entirely the point of partnering up with an org that’ll auction off her painting … with proceeds going to a great cause. The comedian’s hooking up with Painting with the Stars … which raises money to help gain awareness and support......

BBC arts editor Will Gompertz to join London’s Barbican Centre

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He said: “As we all adjust to the major cultural, ecological, scientific, technological and political changes that are defining the early decades of the 21st Century, the arts in general, and the Barbican in particular, have a vital role in helping shape our future, providing an inclusive platform for discovery......

New York will expand the opening of sports and arts venues for baseball season, the governor says.

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here New York will allow sports and performing arts venues that seat more than 2,500 people outdoors to open at limited capacity starting on April 1, just in time for the Yankees’ first home game of the season, Gov.......

Playhouse Square Announces First Live Shows Since Start of Pandemic

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click to enlarge Jeff Niesel Playhouse Square returns to action in 2021 The lights are going back on at Playhouse Square. After a year with no live stage action in Cleveland’s venerable theater district, the curtains will be going up once again beginning June 11 for a monthlong run of......

HEDGE Gallery Celebrates Annual Printmaking Spotlight This Week

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click to enlarge Karen D. Beckwith, “Remains of the Past.” HEDGE Gallery, located in 78th Street Studios, is expanding its annual printmaking spotlight to include photography with a two-woman exhibition entitled “Evidence of Existence” featuring Karen D. Beckwith and Amber Ford. There will be a preview reception Wednesday, March 17,......

Audio recording of Detroit Institute of Arts meeting raises new leadership concerns

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Detroit News – For more and to sign up click here The Detroit Institute of Arts director’s leadership style is “autocratic,” he violated federal law by hiring applicants based solely on race or gender and retaliated against staff who disagreed with him, according to a review        Source link – Click for......

78th Street Studios Hosts “A Celebration of Women in the Arts at 78th Street Studios” This Weekend

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click to enlarge Eileen Dorsey, photo by Greg Wilson Friday March 12th and Saturday March 13th 78th Street Studios will celebrate Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day this Friday and Saturday with “A Celebration of Women in the Arts at 78th Street Studios,” an open studio and “talk and......

BookTrib’s Bites: Taking on Light and Heavy Topics for Your Consideration – Arts

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(NewsUSA) “Moments Like This”by Nina Gomez and Kristoffer Polaha After Andie Matthews chooses her career over a marriage proposal and then loses a promotion she worked so hard for, she jumps at the chance to take a break and help run a friend’s coffee shop. As luck would have it,......

13 Cleveland Arts Organizations Receive NEA Grants

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Courtesy Karamu House Still from Juneteenth production Almost 30 Ohio arts organizations — including 13 in Cleveland — have received federal funding from the National Endowment for the Arts’ Grants for Arts Projects program. Three Ohio poets have also received Creative Writing Fellowships, according to a media release from the......

Performing arts industry faces

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Alex Crothers’ Higher Ground once hosted packed crowds for the likes of Phish and Grace Potter, fan favorites at his South Burlington, Vermont, concert hall. After the coronavirus pandemic shuttered his hall last March, he kept busy by organizing......

Lakeland Community College Launches “Women’s History Month 2021: A Visual Journey Through Northeast Ohio” Featuring More Than 200 Artists

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click to enlarge The month of March welcomes “Celebrate Women’s History Month: A Visual Journey through Northeast Ohio” from Lakeland Community College. One hundred studios and more than 200 female artists will be exhibiting in person or online in this expansion on the annual show “from WOMAN XIV…,” which started in......

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