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“I just fell into it.” Resident of Edinburgh, Shane Shannon followed in his family’s footsteps by becoming an artist. “One of my grandmothers actually has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Franklin College,” he said. “She decided I had to try drawing first, and that was okay, because I wasn’t really good at drawing. But …

This weekend, over 200 artists will be heading to Arts District Liberty Station for the latest installment of ArtWalk, San Diego’s venerable art festival. Liberty Station’s Ingram Plaza will present artwork – in person – in a lush outdoor setting. It’s the 16e anniversary of ArtWalk at Liberty Station and the first major in-person ArtWalk …

CANTON – Drums were on, burgers sizzled, kids played on an inflatable slide, and vendors sold art, crafts, jewelry, clothing and accessories on Friday at the first festival African-American arts. But attendees of the two-day free event say the festival, which runs from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Saturday on 10th Street and Cleveland Avenue …

The 2021 Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute Arts Festival returns from Tuesday July 27 through Sunday August 1. The festival’s flagship attraction, the Sidewalk Art Show, showcases over 200 works by local artists in a colorful array of media. There will be crafts activities for the kids every day. The best local musical talent will take the …

I was born during the Soviet period, when Russian and Soviet culture was imposed on us, but I love to read and have done my own research. I have met big names like Joseph Roth, Paul Celan and Stanislaw Lem, the Polish science fiction writer born in Lviv. I also found out that Leonard Bernstein’s …

Elsewhere in Entertainment, Events, and the Arts: Acansa Festival The Southern Acansa Arts Festival returns in September after a year off due to the pandemic, with performances by over a dozen music, dance and theater groups and solo artists over three weekends at multiple venues in Little Rock and North Little Rock. Tickets are $ …

Crowds and sunshine were just as plentiful during the John Michael Kohler Arts Center Mid-Arts Festival this weekend. The event was another welcome sign of the emergence of the pandemic that brought most of these events to an end in 2020 – a year that also saw the death of event founder Ruth DeYoung Kohler. …

Inverness City Council will receive an update on Tuesday on the city’s new arts programs and the annual arts festival, which has recently struggled amid internal political struggles. Earlier this year, the council hired Florida-based Civic Icon Arts to help oversee and create artistic attractions and public cultural venues. One of Civic Icon Arts’ plans …

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – A little rain didn’t stop people from enjoying the YSU Summer Festival of the Arts on Saturday. There were many vendors where people could shop. It brings together more than 80 artists and 15,000 visitors. The festival took place at Wean Park for the first time this year. It started in …

The Fairbanks Summer Arts Festival 2021 begins Sunday, offering two weeks filled with 120 workshops and this year, plenty of free concerts. The 41st annual event takes place July 18-31 at locations in the Fairbanks area and includes the popular Lunch Bites at Raven’s Landing, free concerts at the Fairgrounds and a special fundraising dinner …