Arts in Brief: Inside Out Accessible Art Announces Course Offerings | Arts and theater

Inside Out Accessible Art announces course offerings BLOOMINGTON — Classes at the Inside Out Accessible Art Gallery and Cooperative, 200 W. Monroe St., Suite 102, Bloomington, have been announced. Courses offered include: Create your pride (2 private lessons); UV resin jewelry; 12 p.m.-1 p.m., August 13, 12-17 years old or 1:30-2:30 p.m., August 3, 18 … Read more

Bloomington-Normal Area’s Latest Exposures | Arts and Theater

Bloomington-Normal Galleries, museums Some cultural institutions are open or considering reopening under current COVID restrictions. Check with each facility for indoor, online or outdoor programming. Open facilities have face covering, distancing and other guidelines in effect; see websites or call for details. Angel Ambrose Fine Arts Studio; 101 W. Monroe St. Suite 201, Bloomington; Open … Read more

Cape Cod Artist Donald Stoltenberg Featured in Retrospective | Culture & Leisure

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BCM’s New CEO Says “It’s All About Music” | Culture & Leisure

BRISTOL, Va. – Workscapes spread across Paula Hurt’s spacious office. On a recent Friday afternoon, Hurt was poring over a veritable mountain of numbers and budget calculations. A thick filing cabinet accompanied piles of files and reams of papers. Hurt paused for her first interview as the new chief executive of country music’s birthplace in … Read more

Five Questions for Artist James Griffin | Culture & Leisure

Although he’s only been living in the area for a few years, having moved to Johnson City in 2020 to be closer to his family, James Griffin is doing what he can to immerse himself in the local arts scene, with shows scheduled at two local galleries in the coming month. Griffin has always loved … Read more

Arts Briefs: Organic Art, a Marching Band and a Day for Dogs | Arts & Theater

New exhibition Artworks Gallery will present a new exhibition, “Organic Impressions,” June 26-July 30 at 564 N. Trade St., Winston-Salem, featuring works by Seth Moskowitz and Mona Wu. The exhibit will be part of the upcoming Gallery Hop from 7-9pm on July 1. An artists’ reception will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on … Read more

On display: Jimmie Rodgers’ guitar unveiled in Bristol | Culture & Leisure

BRISTOL – Jimmie Rodgers, the legendary country crooner and yodeler, helped flourish commercial country music and put Bristol on the map during the Bristol Sessions of 1927. Today Rodgers’ most recognizable guitar is on display at Birthplace of Country Music Museum to celebrate the 95th anniversary of the famous country music recordings. The back of … Read more

The Depot Museum is about to reopen | Culture & Leisure

Preserving history may not appeal to everyone, but it is a passion for those who appreciate the knowledge gained from artifacts and documents. Volunteers and members of the Adair County Historical and Genealogical Association worked to reopen the museum in the restored Kansas City Southern Depot, which closed during the pandemic, and to digitize records. … Read more

MacNider Arts Festival makes waves with families | Arts and theater

The MacNider Art Museum made waves and created memories for many families on Saturday. Families working on a loom at the 2022 MacNider Arts Festival on Saturday. Abby Koch The annual MacNider Arts Festival aimed to encourage creativity with its theme “Creating Waves”. Festivities and a street market were held in front of the museum … Read more

Arts Briefs: West End Mambo launches Summer Parks concert series | Entertainment

Concert West End Mambo will kick off the Summer Parks Concert Series at 5pm on June 5 at Tanglewood Park, 4061 Clemmons Road, Clemmons. Food and beverages from local vendors and food trucks will be available for purchase. Additionally, community members and arts organizations will have booths in the parks, and all six concerts will … Read more