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By Peter Leggett, Walker West Music Academy The Academy’s youth jazz ensembles have had an exciting summer performing throughout the Twin Cities at festivals and community events.  Public performance is one of the pillars of the program and we believe getting out there and playing in front of people is one of the best ways […]

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By Theresa Rose, FringeArts Anticipated for the summer of 2014, FringeArts will commission Brooklyn-based artist Mary Mattingly to create WetLand, our first major temporary public art project. WetLand will be a visually stunning utopic floating structure with the central intention of igniting imaginations around a sustainable future. Free and open to the public, the water-based […]

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Knight Foundation scores a bit of small screen attention this month as CBS Miami names the foundation as a ” Top Organization Giving Back To The Miami Arts.” CBSMiami.com writes: “Once upon a time in Miami, the only artistic entertainment available was the occasional play, trip to an art museum or visit to the ballet. […]

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The Akron Art Museum’s new director Mark Masuoka is making headlines. Masuoka recently discussed the museum’s future with WKSU’s Mark Urycki – click here to listen to the interview.

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My Everglades

Published on August 25, 2013 by in Miami

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By Harumi Abe, AIRIE Fellow I have been living in South Florida about one third of my life now but I gained a new understanding of its history and landscape in this past month at the Residency. I stayed in a studio style home in the Everglades National Park during the month of July 2013.  […]

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By Sebastian Spreng, Visual Artist and Classical Music Writer Every summer, in a theater on a green hill an opera festival takes place, one in which performances are preceded by picnics on the grounds. It’s not in Europe and it’s not called Bayreuth or Glyndebourne, but Glimmerglass. One hundred percent American and in every way more accessible […]

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By Mariana Corbalan, Bass Museum of Art Bass Museum of Art has many wonderful artworks.  The Egypt gallery displays many artifacts that are over 2,000 years old, including a real mummy! The Taplin gallery houses the permanent collection of old masters’ paintings dating back to the 15th century. When visiting the Bass, students explore the […]

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By Giselle Heraux, AIRIE residency Susan Silas is looking for birds, dead or alive, during her August AIRIE residency in Everglades National Park. Silas, a photographer from Brooklyn, notes that she captured birds subconsciously in her early work. But, one incident would change her reflection and the way she focused on her birds in her […]

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By Laura Zabel, Springboard for the Arts There is a healthy delight to making a salad from the fresh tomatoes, carrots and kale that show up in a Community Supported Agriculture share. There is also a healthy delight in seeing The New York Times and television outlets pick up on what 40 communities around the […]

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By Jodi Farrell, Adrienne Arsht Center As far as summer camps go, six weeks spent dancing, getting into deep discussions and learning the art of self-expression inside one of the biggest cultural centers in the country is a pretty awesome experience. It’s been an intense summer for 100 young Miamians, ages 11 to 14, at […]

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