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Oklahoma City – LaQuincey Reed is the tenth artist-in-residence at the Skirvin Hilton hotel in downtown Oklahoma City. The historic site and the Paseo Arts Association hosted a reception this week to kick off Reed’s tenure. LaQuincey is a figurative sculptor who lives and works in Oklahoma and will work in the studio at the …

Presented by Eureka Main Street. Our galleries, museums, theatres, bars and restaurants are open. The mandate of the inner mask for vaccinated people has expired. However, many businesses continue to require everyone to wear masks and follow other COVID safety precautions to keep customers and staff safe. Please abide by the standards set by individual …

An art school experience is nothing without experiences. It’s a fact that Kingston University’s School of Art, ranked among the top 10 universities in London and the top five in the UK for fashion and the top 10 for design and craftsmanship , understand best. Here, opportunities are presented in abundance thanks to a rich …

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 …

Abby Lynes for the Missoulian Andrea Joyce Heimer’s work asks you to remember a skill often overlooked in the hubbub of adult life. “As a kid we would go days without thinking about it,” she said. Heimer’s exhibition “Pastime,” on display at the Missoula Art Museum, explores seemingly mundane experiences of childhood and adolescence. As …

The outlook for arts and entertainment in the Lakelands for 2022 looks bright. Organizations have big plans. Many share a little of what awaits us for the New Year. Greenwood Community Theater“We have some exciting shows,” said Stephen Gilbert, executive director of the Greenwood Community Theater. “’The Great Gatsby’ is scheduled for February, sponsored by …

2021 continued to see museum closures and a drop in memberships. When the institutions opened, visitors were turned away when they forgot to download the online ticket office. Those who resisted masks or showed tapes of gunshots were trampled on when they were refused entry. Outdoor art venues have become popular – I visited the …

It’s Jane and Jan in January at the Mesilla Valley Fine Arts Gallery, 2470-A Calle de Guadalupe, opposite the Fountain Theater on the historic Mesilla Plaza, while the work of Jane Madrid and Jan Severson will be on display at the gallery during the month of January 2022. Madrid has lived in Las Cruces since …

Few works of art speak to me more than the passionate and gestural paintings of Helen Durant. Now in the early 1970s, fragile and graceful as a bird, delicately boned and softly spoken, Durant’s southern accent and distinguished appearance belies the daring and intensity she brings to her work. It was a teacher at her …

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New leaders have been chosen for two beloved local arts institutions: the San Antonio Art Museum and The Classical Theater of San Antonio. Professional actor and director J. Robert “Jimmy” Moore has returned to his hometown to join the Classic Theater of San Antonio as the association’s new executive and artistic director. Elsewhere, the board …

Los Delicados back to the Mission Poet performers Norman Antonio Zelaya, Darren J. DeLeon and Paul S. Flores return to their roots in the Mission neighborhood this Friday to honor the neighborhood’s “Floricanto” legacy of ’70s Chicano-Latin poetry, and the movement. Latino Spoken Word from the 90s. For their 25th anniversary, Los Delicados will perform …

Marjorie Sandor of Corvallis will be reviewing “Hamnet: A Novel of the Plague”, as part of Friends of the Library’s Random Review series on Wednesday. The program will take place online through GoToWebinar. It’s free but registration is required on https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/5779308411839845900. “Hamnet” by Maggie O’Farrell is a gripping historical fiction novel about William Shakespeare’s family …

FAIRMONT – A local arts organization wants to ensure that deceased artists of local significance are not forgotten. The Fairmont Arts & Humanities Commission recently installed an exhibit that honors the legacy of some of the commission’s previous winners. The exhibit, which includes artist biographies and a photo, can be found in the fourth-floor hallway …

Bemidji College recently announced that Tristan Jacobson, Samuel Urban, Duane Strong and Dalton Barry are the Fine Arts Students of the Month. Seventh-year student Tristan Jacobson has been playing the trombone in groups since April last year and has been taking private lessons this summer. He chose to start playing the trombone because a friend …