Category: Arts

Saving face: The Bridge proposes an art-over for the “Landmark”

Well, its been 5 years and 351 days since the groundbreaking ceremony for the proposed “Landmark Hotel,” according to the DTM’s construction clock, and finally someone has come up with a sensible, if temporary solution to dealing with the concrete eye-sore. The Bridge Progressive Art Initiative has proposed doing a series of collaborative art projects…

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Tomtoberfest coming…

Get ready, the The Tom Tom Founders Festival is returning to the Downtown Mall this fall, September 25-28. The three-day “block party” has been a huge success and has turned the street in front of the McGuffey Art Center into a festival atmosphere. To find out more, check out the Tom Tom website.

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Baboo bonus art!

Studio Baboo is adding art exhibit space to their upscale Boutique.   The first exhibit will feature paintings by Donna Redmond [pictured here], photography by Tim McDaniel and art quilts by Evelyn Braintwain.  The exhibit runs from September 7 through November 25.  First Friday reception on September 7 from 4-7 pm.

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TIME for the photo festival

The Look3 Festival of the Photograph just got a nice plug from the photo editors of TIME magazine, who write about the festival’s curators this year–National Geographic photographer Vincent Musi and Washington Post visuals editor David Griffin–who put in plugs for the DTM as a location. “There’s a coffee house and it’s right outside of…

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