Suscribe to Weekly Updates
* indicates required

View previous campaigns.

Lost in the Found PDF Print E-mail
Written by Steve Banks   
Tuesday, 15 November 2005 18:00
Art that incorporates found objects is a tricky path to navigate. Any of us can find a shovel. Most of us can find a shovel and put it on our wall. Where it crosses that line and shifts toward becoming art is in the act of declaring it to be art.

River Cities’ Reader Fall Photo Contest PDF Print E-mail
Written by No Author   
Tuesday, 18 October 2005 18:00
Our fourth photo contest represented a significant departure – both in the framing of the competition and the results. Instead of setting subject-matter limitations – such as previous categories “people” and “Quad Cities places” – we asked readers to submit photographs based on broad but evocative themes: “danger,” “metamorphosis,” and “liberation.

Artistic Trial by Jury PDF Print E-mail
Feature Stories
Written by Mike Schulz   
Tuesday, 13 September 2005 18:00
At Riverssance, collectors and connoisseurs of art have the opportunity to purchase the works they most love, but their creators are competing with one another for more than just a sale. They’re also competing for a share in the festival’s $3,000 awards purse.

Riverssance 2005: Art, Music, Comedy, and “Spirits” Soaring PDF Print E-mail
Feature Stories
Written by Mike Schulz   
Tuesday, 13 September 2005 18:00
Attendance for the 16th annual Riverssance Festival of Fine Art in 2003 – the first year the event was presented in conjunction with MidCoast Fine Arts – was estimated at about 15,000 people. But last year’s festival drew roughly 12,000 attendees, a number that Riverssance Director Larry DeVilbiss admits was well below expectations.

Balance and Weight Distinguish Bucktown Show PDF Print E-mail
Written by Johanna Welzenbach-Hilliard   
Tuesday, 23 August 2005 18:00
Corrine Smith strikes me as being a very centered person. I say this because the overall theme I see in her current show – at the MidCoast Fine Arts’ Bucktown gallery until September 30 with sculptor Matt Moyer – is balance, even though she never uses this word in her artist statement.

<< Start < Prev 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Next > End >>

Page 22 of 35