Where to go, what to do today in Shanghai. Read on for Shanghaiist's picks. [ more › ]
Penang, Malasysia is now home to a really beautiful art project: The Star, constructed by artist Jun Hao Ong as part of the Urban XChange public art festival. Read more...
In October, the talented light artist Jun Ong created a beautiful star installation crafted from over 500 meters of LED rope and then “embedded” into a four-story open cement building. The brilliant star was then turned on lighting up the vendors, artists and guests at 2015 Urban XChange Public Art Festival in Butterworth, Penang, Malaysia. […]
Other winners included Kenny Chesney, Kevin Hart, the Coachella Music & Arts Festival, CAA and Live Nation. read more
Noise Pop Festival, the Bay Area’s premiere indie music and arts festival, has announced the early music lineup for the 24th annual festival. This year’s Noise Pop Festival is set to take place at a variety of venues throughout the San Francisco Bay area over ten days beginning on Friday, February 19 running through Sunday, February 28. Show More Summary
Back in 1997, the summer after I graduated from art school, my friend Karen Lewis and I were invited to East Berlin to perform in an arts festival. The theme was “America.” It was a delicious, wild hot mess which left our European audience...Show More Summary
The seventh annual Houston Cinema Arts Festival (HCAF) takes place on Nov. 12–19, 2015. Sponsored by Houston Cinema Arts Society (HCAS) in collaboration with a variety of Houston arts and civic organizations, the event will feature more than 60 film screenings by veteran filmmakers and emerging talent. Show More Summary
With no less than 40 playable artworks, it's a celebration of cutting-edge gaming creativity.
Second to final event of the new What if someone told u you were significant? reading series, sponsored by the epic performance art festival, Performa, featured readings by two of the internet’s most thought-provoking poets: Ben Fama and Sophia Le Fraga. At A&E Studios, Fama and Le Fraga read from their work, in the process […]
In celebration of the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare, Chicago will host a huge interdisciplinary arts festival in 2016, dubbed "Shakespeare 400." Led by the Chicago Shakespeare Theater, the extravaganza will encompass more than 60 local and about a dozen international cultural...
Now this is a poster. That’s artist Matt Taylor’s Attack the Block poster, which will be released by Vice Press at the UK’s Thought Bubble Sequential Art Festival on November 14-15 Read more...
The independently produced Okeechobee Music & Arts Festival has announced the initial artist lineup for its inaugural festival that includes headliners Mumford & Sons, Kendrick Lamar and Skrillex, among a total of 80 bands within the hip-hop, indie rock, electronic, folk, modern and classic rock genres. Show More Summary
Liam Byrne GFEST - Gaywise FESTival is an LGBT arts festival incorporating performance, visual art and film, running at venues across London 9 - 21 November 2015. The events cover a wide range of art-forms under the theme (Complacent Present)... Show More Summary
Dozens of local bands, performers and artists will be featured at free and ticketed events throughout Hollywood a part of a masive neighborhood festival. [ more › ]
GULWALI PASSARLAY moved the discourse about refugees away from statistics and gave it a human face at tonight’s annual Amnesty NI lecture at Belfast International Arts Festival as he described his 7000 mile 12 month journey through 10 countries aged 10 to escape Afghanistan.
Queer music and arts festival 'Mo-Wave is returning for its third year on November 12-14. They just announced their schedule for all three days of the festival, and you can find it all on our Things To Do: 'Mo-Wave calendar! The festival...Show More Summary
The third Hampstead Arts Festival starts on Monday 2 November and runs for over three weeks when Hampstead will be overrun with arts events ranging from classical to jazz, spoken word and film in some fine historic venues such as 18th century Burgh House, Hampstead Parish Church and St John's Church, Downshire Hill. Show More Summary
The 37th Annual Very Special Arts Festival celebrates the artistic achievements of students with disabilities along with their mainstream peers with dance, song and artwork. The festival features continuous performances by the students all morning on two stages on The Music Center Plaza, along...
A judge accidentally brought a grenade to work, inside the Skid Row arts festival and more end of day links. [ more › ]
Bon Iver's Justin Vernon and The National's Aaron Dessner threw their inaugural Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival festival in Eau Claire, WI over the summer, and now they announced that it will return in 2016. The second Eaux...