Set to begin August 30, the 2015 Burning Man art festival will run through September 7. Named for the huge totem set on fire on the last night of the festival, the Burning Man festival began in San Francisco in 1986 and was moved to Nevada’s Black Rock Desert once the number of attendees grew... Show More Summary
It's that time of year again: Silicon Valley's tech elite head to the Nevada desert for the week-long radical art festival.
Accra's 5th annual Chale Wote Street Art Festival gives local artists the chance showcase their talents.
Of the more than 60,000 people who are estimated to attend the Burning Man arts festival in the Nevada desert next week, several hundred of them will wander into a Shabbat dinner next Friday night for a taste of modern Judaism at its most eclectic. Show More Summary
The streets of James Town in Accra exploded last weekend in a blur of art, color and music during the third annual Chale Wote Street Art Festival. Browse through these photos to see the magic of the event.
Serge Attukwei Clottey at his studio in Labadi, Accra. Photo credit: Alice McCool To the Western mind, "African Electronics," the theme of this year’s annual Chale Wote street art festival in Ghana’s capital, might conjure up imagesShow More Summary
31-03 Dec Better start trying your luck with the Falls Music and Arts Festival ticket ballot soon if you're planning on spending New Year's Eve at what is arguably...
Atelier Van Lieshout constructed this delightful building, titled "Domestikator," as the centerpiece of their large festival installation, "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly," at the Ruhrtriennale music and arts festival in Bochum, Germany. Read the rest
Edinburgh hosts the world's largest art festival, and comedy shows are a big part of it.
Jimi Hendrix' performance at the Woodstock Music and Arts Festival in Bethel, NY may be his most iconic single live performance, but as the conclusion of the August 1969 event, it was offered in front of approximately half the 300-400,000audience he faced at the Atlanta Pop Festival roughly a year l... [ read more ]
Sydney's Underbelly Arts Festival included this cool Mirrored Ziggurat by Iranian artist Shirin Abedinirad. Inspired by the pyramidal structure of Ziggurat in ancient Mesopotamia, this installation offers a transformative view of the self. Read the rest
The MoCCA Arts Festival announced its 2016 dates and venue about ten days ago, it looks like. The dates are April 2-3. The expo will be at Metropolitan West. The panels/presentations will be at Ink48. You may recall that MoCCA had shifted...Show More Summary
Of all the artists participating in this year’s International Teletext Art Festival, Emilie Gervais ’s “ Take Care of Your Pixels! ” series is the most sly in how it works within the strict medium thematic. The limitations of Teletext...Show More Summary
MoCCA Arts Festival has found a new home! Co-CEO Jon Goldwater talks changes at Archie! Ethan Young's struggle to create "Nanjing: The Burning City"! Plus more!
Yesterday, Burning Man organizers revealed the truth : the annual desert arts festival is infested with bugs. Swarms of them. Piles of them. What are they? Why has nobody ever seen them before, in over two decades of building mega-party spaces in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert? We found out. Read more...
Phases of the Moon Music + Art Festival has announced that the Everyone Orchestra will be the curator for the Lunar Landing Conspiracy for the 2015 festival. The second annual three-day festival will take place on the picturesque Mulberry Mountain near Ozark, Arkansas Oct 16-18, 2015. Show More Summary
The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust is seeking a new Director of its Three Rivers Arts Festival, a 55-year old outdoor festival that is the region’s largest multidisciplinary showcase of visual art and performing arts.
The 56th annual art festival is exploring themes of labor conditions, sustainable identities, and more.
Every year, thousands flock to the Coachella Valley for its iconic Music and Arts Festival. Just a short twelve-minute drive southeast of the festival location lies a different Coachella -- one not nearly as glamorous. It's actually quite the opposite: filthy, decaying and in need of your help. Show More Summary
An arts festival and a magic show.