Avenue for the Arts

UICA to host day-long seminar for artists, curators, documentors

by (erictank)

Submitted 02-18-2014 under NEWS

On Saturday March 1, from 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. the UICA will host a day of speakers and discussions about what goes in to creating a great art show. Attendees will discuss a variety of themes exploring the balance of creative studio practices,...

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More art, more shopping at Urban Lights event

by (erictank)

Submitted 12-10-2013 under NEWS

On December 14 from noon until 8 p.m. the Division Avenue corridor businesses will organize a shop hop just in time for the holiday season. If you've missed the Uptown Holiday Shop Hop, the UICA Artists' Holiday Market or the festivities at...

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"Beholder" images explore man's disconnection from nature, ritual

by (kevinbuist)

Submitted 12-05-2013 under OPINION

On December 6 Chris Cox, photographer and founder of Gaspard Gallery, will release a book of photographs titled Beholder. The large, soft cover volume features two poems by Jacob Bullard, and is designed by Ben Biondo. Biondo’s design is...

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UICA to host 25th annual Holiday Artists' Market

by (erictank)

Submitted 12-03-2013 under NEWS

From December 6 starting at 5 p.m. through December 7 at 7 p.m., the UICA will host its annual Holiday Artists' Market. Available for purchase will be locally crafted goods, artwork, jewelry, toys, greeting cards and other accessories. In...

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First Fridays on Avenue for the Arts offers chance for unique holiday shopping

by (erictank)

Submitted 12-03-2013 under NEWS

On December 6 from 6-10 p.m. galleries along the Division Avenue corridor will be open during evening hours for First Fridays. The event is designed around local artisans with work for sale. Handmade goods, artwork and drink specials will be...

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Story Matters: Kaiyeluh Schut describes what she loves about local South Division shop Parliament The Boutique

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 11-14-2013 under NONPROFITS

We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. While at various ArtPrize venues throughout the event, The Rapidian's Story Matters...

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A Liminal Place: a reflection on Shen Dojo's Free Radical event

by (DwellingPlaceCo...)

Submitted 11-01-2013 under NONPROFITS

  To celebrate fall the Avenue for the Arts hosts a community based art show called Free Radical. Now entering the 11th year, Free Radical events feature emerging and cutting edge artists in nontraditional spaces and cultivate conversations....

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Avenue for the Arts presents 11th anniversary of Free Radical

by (erictank)

Submitted 10-29-2013 under NEWS

On November 1 and 8 the Avenue for the Arts presents the 11th anniversary of Free Radical, an art event on South Division Avenue showcasing local talent. Local businesses along the strip will transform into temporary art galleries, hosting over 100...

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Local Epicurean adds chocolate lounge to downtown pasta shop

by (erictank)

Submitted 10-15-2013 under NEWS

Once housed in the funky Eastown building shaped like a windmill, The Local Epicurean has outgrown its location and is now a recognized storefront on the Division Avenue coridor. Not only is the new building much larger than its previous locale, it...

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Story Matters: Megan Roach explains "yarn bombing" on South Division

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 10-07-2013 under NONPROFITS

We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. While at various ArtPrize venues throughout the event, The Rapidian's Story Matters...

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