Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville

Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville

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  • Using Error as a Trigger to Create a New Aesthetic: 10 Questions with Mark Amerika

    Carla Gannis, “Re(presented) Dec 29 [Kafka Chronicled on the Shore]” (2014) used with permission from Carla Gannis Mark Amerika is an artist, theorist, novelist, and Professor of Art and Art History at the University of Colorado.  He holds a Masters in Fine Art (MFA) in Creative Writing from Brown University (1997). Amerika has exhibited his art […] The post Using Error as a Trigger to Create a Ne...

  • Retro-Spective: Analog Photography in a Digital World

    “Retro-Spective: Analog Photography in a Digital World” opens as the featured exhibition at MOCA Jacksonville, a cultural institute of UNF, on September 24, 2016.  The exhibition runs until January 8, 2017. “Retro-spective” presents how contemporary artists continue to engage in the physical process of photography.  The resulting images celebrate analog photography and challenge viewers to see […]...

Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville

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Type: Blog Article

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  • JAX BRS

    The Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville, along with its partners, are launching a cultural exchange pilot program. The Cultural Council will travel to the City of Bristol with two Jacksonville artists, Overstreet Ducasse and Mal Jones.  Arriving on September 25, 2016, the Cultural Council and accompanying artists will visit, tour, and exhibit/perform in Bristol until September 29, […] The pos...

  • Cakes Rule Everything Around Me: 10 Questions with Calli Marie

    Photo by Calli Marie Baking began as a hobby for Calli Marie when she was 15 years old after she watched an episode of Food Network’s “Giada at Home” on television.  At the age of 18, Calli enrolled in the culinary program at The Art Institute of Jacksonville. Calli attended classes during the day and […] The post Cakes Rule Everything Around Me: 10 Questions with Calli Marie appeared first on Cul...

  • Hot Ticket 9/16 – 9/18

    You know what is truly classic? Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, this year’s The Summer Classic in San Marco at Theatre Jacksonville. Pride and Prejudice kicks off Theatre Jacksonville’s new season TONIGHT at 8:00 PM. It’s the 97th season at one of the longest continually running community theatres in these United States. Today or Saturday, […] The post Hot Ticket 9/16 – 9/18 appeared first on C...

  • Jacksonville is Scheduled to Welcome Semi-Finalists of Water Street Parking Garage Public Art Project

    In 2014 the Art in Public Places (APP) Program, the City of Jacksonville, the Downtown Investment Authority, and the Office of Public Parking posted a national Call to Artists for a multi-site public art commission located on the Water Street Parking Garage. It is desired to have two and three dimensional artworks affixed to the building’s exterior and […] The post Jacksonville is Scheduled to Wel...

Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 2 months ago

New blog articles detected

  • Five Steps to Become a Working Artist

    This article is intended to help anyone that has the passion and desire to become a working artist.  You must be willing to put in the time and effort if you wish to earn a living through your artistic endeavors.  A certain level of resourcefulness and grit are necessary as you face any obstacles that […] The post Five Steps to Become a Working Artist appeared first on Cultural Council of Greater ...

  • #LockDowntheBank (event recap)

    The sun was shining and the sounds of the stadium filled the air.  It was Sunday morning and opening day at Everbank Field.  The Jacksonville Jaguars were scheduled to face off against the Green Bay Packers. Jaguars fans are a passionate bunch and they were ready to usher their team in to the 2016-2017 season. […] The post #LockDowntheBank (event recap) appeared first on Cultural Council of Greate...

  • Lock Down the Bank, Sunday, September 11, 2016

    Last year the City of Jacksonville made the decision to remove the love locks from the Northbank Riverwalk fence. After this occurred a need arose to find a new area suitable for the citizens of Jacksonville to commemorate their love. The Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville, JAX Kids Mural Fest, and the Jacksonville Jaguars have teamed up to […] The post Lock Down the Bank, Sunday, September ...

  • The Purpose I Gave Myself: 10 Questions with Andre Gruber

    Andre Gruber is an illustrator, painter, and musician.  Born in Caracas, Venezuela, Andre relocated to the United States at the age of 10 and settled in Jacksonville, Florida.  Andre was a student at Douglas Anderson School of the Arts from 2003 through 2007, where he studied Visual Arts. He never graduated, however, due to being deported back to South […] The post The Purpose I Gave Myself: 10 Qu...

  • Hot Ticket: 9/9 – 9/11

    There’s nothing better than live jams. And we’ve got plenty of it.  Tonight it’s “Friday Night Live!” Kicking off it’s fourth year, this free local music festival starts tonight at 7:00 PM at Hemming Park and includes some of the best bands in Jacksonville, live art, and art demonstrations. If you’re Beach side there is […] The post Hot Ticket: 9/9 – 9/11 appeared first on Cultural Council of Grea...

  • Art Walk (09/07/16) Recap

    To begin, I have to give you, the reader, a little backstory.  I’m a new resident of Jacksonville (May 2016) and an even newer employee of the Cultural Council (August 2016).  September’s Art Walk, which occurs on the first Wednesday of every month, was only my second time attending the monthly event. My naivety showed during […] The post Art Walk (09/07/16) Recap appeared first on Cultural Counci...

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