A new book documents the colorful history of Europe’s largest live street art festival. Upfest II chronicles the last four years of the “Upfest” event, which started as a small gathering in the Bedminster neighborhood of Bristol in southwest...Show More Summary
Treefort Music Fest is an annual music and arts festival featuring nearly 400 bands plus film, art, comedy, yoga, and more across multiple venues in downtown Boise in March. Conceived in 2012 as an extension of the momentum in the Boise...Show More Summary
Following up yesterday’s coverage of the Clockenflap Music and Arts Festival in Hong Kong, we now take a closer look at what attendee’s wore to the three-day jamboree, which featured musical performances from BADBADNOTGOOD, Sigur Rós, Yuna, Hyukoh, London Grammar, Blood Orange, M.I.A., Crystal Castles, Sekai No Owari, SBTRKT and the Chemical Brothers. With a mixed […]
The Japanese island Teshima is a proving ground for a new business model for energy distribution and remote analytics and telemetry, used to ensure that tourists visiting a popular international art festival don’t get stranded
By Tom Spurgeon this weekend is CALA. Barring my failure to make it happen, I'll be there Saturday. Joe Gordon went to the Edinburgh Comic Art Festival, a new show with a nice-looking space and access to a pub called The Royal Dick. Show More Summary
After recent editions in far suburban Maryland, the sprawling art festival returns closer to D.C. next spring. [ more › ]
About 200 artists from across the United States who exhibited their work at Covington's Three Rivers Art Festival, which drew more than 50,000 on Nov. 12 and 13. This year marked the festival's 20th anniversary.
Dan Levy started comedy at the age of 9 and was competing at the HBO U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen while still a college student at Emerson College. Levy has toured with Aziz Ansari, John Mulaney and Whitney Cummings, and his 2012 album for Comedy Central, “Congrats on Your Success” debuted at #1 on […]
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The initial lineup for the 2017 Okeechobee Music & Arts Festival has been announced which will take place from Thursday, March 2nd through Sunday, March 5th at Okeechobee, Florida’s beautiful Sunshine Grove, located on over 600 acres of pristine grasslands, clear lakes, and exotic tropical woodlands. Show More Summary
Diwali Celebrations, The Scandinavian Holiday Bazaar, Short Run Comix & Arts Festival, And More $10-And-Under Events by Stranger Things To Do Staff Panicking because you haven't made plans for the weekend yet? We've got you covered,Show More Summary
Created for the sixth annual public arts festival of the Azores, the character of Vernie was inspired by the vibrant sea life in the Atlantic Ocean. Moradavaga writes: “Influenced by the stunning landscapes and the mystic aura related...Show More Summary
Alfred Hitchcock's The Lodger starring Ivor Novello, at Hampstead Arts Festival with live music by Gwilym Simcock The Hampstead Arts Festival returns on 5 November 2016, presenting two weeks of classical music, jazz, talks and film in...Show More Summary
Canada has one of the brightest and most vibrant scenes when it comes to comics festivals that give time and focus to all aspects of the industry, and the Toronto Comic Arts Festival is renowned as one of the best celebrations of comics in the world. Show More Summary
The 19th Annual Sacramento Arts Festival this November 4, 5, 6 at the Sacramento Convention Center. Stoneware artists will exhibit their porcelain or raku works, offering clay creations ranging from functional hand-thrown plates, cups, tea sets and vases, to whimsical sculptures and hand-made tile tables. Show More Summary
You can get to know the downtown Los Angeles arts and culture scene better Saturday at Grand Ave Arts: All Access, a daylong soiree presented by institutions clustered between Temple and 6th streets. Free, family-friendly events have been planned within walking distance of one another by the Broad...
The 22nd annual "Hakata Toumyou Watching " or Lantern Arts Festival in Hakata was unfortunately rained out for the most part this year. In several locations in Fukuoka (Hakata-ku), we can see Halloween-style temporary lights: usually tealights nestled in sand in a colored paper bag. Show More Summary
Thailand’s revered King Bhumibol Adulyadej, who ruled for over 70 years, died last week. The entire country is in mourning right now, and in the wake of his passing, Wonderfruit, a music and arts festival that was scheduled to take place in Pattaya, Thailand next month, has been postponed until February out of respect. The […]
Contour 556, Canberra’s 2016 public art festival, is open this weekend along the southern foreshore of the lake. It will be there for three weeks, closing Sunday 13th November. I managed to get Neil Hobbs, the chief organiser, to stand still for a few minutes on Tuesday to talk about issues around staging this festival. […]
The Heart Board Pyramid project was a smash hit of the 728 International Children Art Festival. By providing an artistic medium, math becomes creative and fun for the visitors of all ages. The play-units were easily assembled and could be used much like building blocks to construct inventive new formations. Show More Summary