Artslife - 3 Q's
Art From Scrap, a nonprofit organization and reuse art store, is holding its 7th annual Assemblage, Collage, and Mixed-Media Art Show and Auction this Saturday, July 19. Read story.
Thursday, July 17, 2008
In July 2006, consummate eclectics 311 took to the road alongside Pepper and the world-renowned Wailers for what would become the band's inaugural Summer Unity Tour. Read story.
Thursday, June 26, 2008
A heady blend of Conan the Barbarian, science-fiction archetypes, monstrous prehistoric beasts, and intrigues among fictional billionaires (who live in Montecito!), Tophero, Son of Smilodon: Jungle Lord of the New Millennium might just be the most action-packed entertainment you'll find outside a movie theater. Author Wayne W. Ni will be signing copies at the S.B. Book & Author Festival on September 29, noon-3 p.m. For more on Tophero, see tophero.com. Read story.
Thursday, September 27, 2007
Call it Bluegrass. Call it Newgrass. Call it whatever you like, but when music is in John Cowan's hands, it's not to remain in any one category for too long. He plays Sings Like Hell on Saturday, September 15. Read story.
Thursday, September 13, 2007
Fiction writer Lance Mason recently had stories published in literary journals Upstreet and City Works. He's signing copies at Borders Books on State Street this Wednesday, September 12, at 7 p.m. Read story.
Thursday, September 6, 2007
Starting this fall, SBCC will offer a new Creative Writing Certificate program. For info, call 965-0581 or visit sbcc.edu. Coordinator and English professor David Starkey tells all. Read story.
Thursday, August 23, 2007
Dawn Dais, self-proclaimed couch potato and author of the hilarious The Non-Runner's Marathon Guide for Women, tackled a marathon in memory of her grandfather. Read story.
Thursday, March 22, 2007
Lisa Citore's new play, Bloodlines, explores the different perceptions and experiences of menstruation by women around the world. She's also busy directing the show, but I caught up with her to ask about her inspiration. Read story.
Thursday, March 15, 2007
An artist/activist since the late 1960s, singer/songwriter Holly Near continues to inspire peacemongers and give musical power to social causes all over the world. Tonight, Thursday, March 8 at 8 p.m., Near is celebrating International Women's Day by playing a benefit concert for the Fund for Santa Barbara at SOhO with John Bucchino. Read story.