Coming to Vancouver next month is an art festival accessible to anyone, as long as they know where to look. The team behind the Vancouver Mural Festival is once again organizing the VMF Winter Arts event which kicked off last year amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. From February 11-27, VMF Winter Arts is set to …

Tony Boll, who graduated in 2017 with a degree in English and World Literature and a minor in Creative Writing, recently collaborated with Professor Jerry Williams on his band’s latest single, “Girl I Need to Know.” Tony’s band The Flops have been active since 2019, but the collaboration with Professor Williams is new. “This song …

To the extent Rep. Henry Cuellar is known to the national public, the Texas Democrat is likely known to be a frequent thorn in his party’s side. In the first year of Donald Trump’s presidency, for example, Cuellar voted with the position of the Republican White House. nearly 70 percent of the time — making …

The Yocum Institute for Art Education is hosting the 2022 Annual High School Juried Art Exhibition. The Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony will be held on Sunday, January 30 from 2-4 p.m. The exhibition runs from January 30 to February 13. Each year, the Yocum Institute for Arts Education invites young, aspiring artists from Berks …

Richard Dawkins to speak at the Wolverhampton Literature Festival Richard Dawkins, world renowned evolutionary biologist and bestselling author, will talk about his latest book “Flights of Fancy”, an investigation into all aspects of human and animal flight. The event will include a book signing and offer a chance to see the author of ‘The God …

When it comes to how local artists create their art, the medium used knows no bounds. Paints, wood, marble and scraps can all be used, but those that Anne Cofta Jobs are particularly unique, at least, it seems, around Greenpoint. Ann sews, embroiders, quilts and collages to give a colorful and softened look to beloved …

Portland rapper and poet Munye Mohamed makes art about difficult topics such as racism and injustice. Until now, people were eager to hear what he had to say. Somali-born Mohamed, who plays Shine, released a video in April for a song called “Aspirations” which has more than 1.6 million views on YouTube. He released his …

For several years, my professional responsibilities have required me to attend many trade shows and media events. One, the Archery Show (ATA), was the one I always looked forward to because of the makers and attendees – many of whom I call friends. Mostly the first show of the year, the ATA had a New …

Minot’s art industry has grown significantly over the years and continues to attract tourism to the area. Now, local artists from across the state have the opportunity to deepen their cultural experience in their own region. Members of the arts community can apply for funding to develop their art and create creative venues. For example, …

With huge peaks in episode-to-episode audiences and a well-deserved season renewal, Showtime’s Yellowjackets are a major win for the cable network and a standout for its streaming division. With the first season coming to an end, what should you watch once you’ve all caught up and want more shows like Yellowjackets? It’s not hard to …