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How the arts inspire change in Detroit

Detroit // August 10, 2014

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By Anna Clark, Creative Exchange This story was originally published in Creative Exchange and was produced in partnership with Springboard for the Arts and the Aspen Institute Arts Program. For more stories of community transformation through the arts, please visit Creative Exchange at SpringboardExchange.org. This story is the first in a three-part series about urban […]

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Young Artists have been busy in Detroit

Detroit // August 8, 2014

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By Becki Kenderes, Grandmont Rosedale Development Corporation Since mid-June, young artists in the Loyal to Your Soil Youth Arts Program sponsored by the Grandmont Rosedale Development Corporation and funded by the Knight Foundation have been meeting twice a week to learn about and produce a wide variety of original art.  This free program for youth […]

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Jeremy Deputat’s “Nothing Lasts Forever” at Inner State Gallery

Detroit // August 8, 2014

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While much of the subject matter in Jeremy Deputat’s solo photo exhibit is stand-out by design, there are a few moments where the body of work transcends the subject to create outstanding impact. The ostensible point of interest in “Nothing is Forever,” which opened at the Inner State Gallery on Friday, July 18th, is the […]

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A wander through Miami with the art of Adler Guerrier

Miami // August 8, 2014

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Sometimes it is hard to see the forest for the trees, when standing in the middle of fairly dense foliage. Which is what we are doing in the artscape of South Florida today – there is a lot going on here. Even in the middle of summer there are new shows, new projects being unveiled […]

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“My Sordid Best”: An Interview with Del Shores

Akron, Theater // August 8, 2014

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He’s back! So read part of an announcement on the international Gay Games (GG9) website in reference to Del Shores, the iconoclastic writer of the play/movie/TV series “Sordid Lives” and of various episodes of “Queer as Folk,” “Dharma and Greg,” and “Touched by an Angel.” The actor spoke to me by phone from his north […]

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Last weekend of “Allure of Flowers”

Charlotte // August 7, 2014

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August 9th and 10th is the last weekend to enjoy the floral delights at The Mint Museum’s “Allure of Flowers: Botanical Motifs in Craft, Design, and Fashion” exhibition. Entirely drawn from the museum’s permanent collection, “Allure of Flowers” takes a look at the evolution of floral ornament in the applied arts from the mid-19th century […]

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Q & A with comedian Sheri Flanders

Miami, Theater // August 7, 2014

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Sheri Flanders studied improv at The Second City Training Center and iO (formerly Improv Olympic) in Chicago, as well at Just The Funny’s conservatory in Coral Gables. She is a director, actor, multidisciplinary artist and cast member of Just The Funny. On Saturday, August 23rd at 9 p.m., join Flanders and Cheap Trills – Musical […]

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Last of the Neanderthals get reflective in their final moments at Practice

Philadelphia // August 7, 2014

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The décor in Practice right now lies somewhere in that indistinct region between The Jetsons and The Flintstones, featuring an anachronistic, plasticine mix of tapestries, tusks, spears and humanoid parts for the show “Hominine.” Most apparent are the pair of heads stuck to said spears toward one corner of the room. While they supposedly represent […]

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Six stages of live bands at the Down by the Riverside Music Festival

Dance, Macon, Music // August 6, 2014

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  Cemeteries seem like the last place you would go to enjoy live music, vendors and food. However, the Riverside Cemetery and Conservancy, a Knight Arts grantee, has changed that perception for many people. First of all, this is not the only type of fundraiser they have produced to create funds and draw people to […]

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Written all over your face: Inside Allison Bolah’s revealing ‘Tell Me About Your Mother’ film series

St. Paul // August 6, 2014

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Read the title of Allison Bolah’s ongoing video project, “Tell Me About Your Mother,” and you’re bound to think of Freud – of therapists and apron strings that want cutting, the well-worn grooves of habit and personality born in childhood. But Bolah’s not interested in excavating the sins of mothers. Her project consists of a series […]

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