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Recommended Arts Events August 24th - 28th

Posted by ArtsMemphis on August 24th, 2016

This weekend, embark on a progressive art journey with Cities Aviv performance project and POTS’ Disgraced. Take a Beer Flight, courtesy of Memphis Made and Three Penny Theatre, join MCA on their 32nd annual trip to Horn Island, then wrap things up with some astounding vocals at Jazz-A-Fire! read more »

Topics: MEMPHIS BROOKS MUSEUM OF ART, CIRCUIT PLAYHOUSE, MEMPHIS COLLEGE OF ART, EVERGREEN THEATRE, THREEPENNY THEATRE COMPANY, MEMPHIS BLACK ARTS ALLIANCE

Discover the Arts: October 28 - November 2

Posted by ArtsMemphis on October 27th, 2015

It's not too late to make your ARTY Halloween plans. Attend a spooky fundraiser, an eerie workshop, ghostly singing or hair-raising presentations. read more »

Topics: Latino Memphis, Memphis College of Art, Metal Museum, Memphis Boychoir, ArtsMemphis

Discover the Arts: July 22 - July 29

Posted by ArtsMemphis on July 21st, 2015

If not for your love of art, what would you do on a hot late July weekend in Memphis? We have a mix of indoor/outdoor activities that will be sure to get your mind off the hot, humid temperatures. Interact with Chinese artists who have more than 5,000 years of artistic lineage influencing their work. Celebrate 27 years of fun on the bluffs of the Mississippi River in a beautiful park-like setting. Learn all about the art of camping. Enjoy six short films that won awards at this year’s Sundance Festival.  read more »

Topics: Memphis College of Art, WEVL 89.9 FM, Dixon Gallery & Gardens, Indie Memphis, Crosstown Arts

Discover the Arts: May 27 - May 30

Posted by ArtsMemphis on May 26th, 2015

Experience and celebrate art made in and about the South. Drink mint juleps with Faulkner, catch up with "a perfect storm of creativity" downtown at the Hyde Galleries, learn How-to-do-it-yourself, and make your own work of art on the Mississippi River.  read more »

Topics: Number: Inc., Germantown Community Library, Memphis College of Art, Cotton Museum

Discover the Arts: August 28 - August 31

Posted on August 26th, 2014

Celebrate Memphis' rich cultural heritage, see what happens when it's time to meet the parents, enjoy a night of jazz in the park and explore the work of an artist turned scientist.  read more »

Topics: Discover the Arts, Center for Southern Folklore, Hattiloo Theatre, Memphis College of Art

Discover the Arts: November 21-November 24

Posted by ArtsMemphis on November 19th, 2013

Do you want to support Memphis College of Art and get your holiday shopping taken care of?  This weekend, take in the sounds of the first annual Memphis International Jazz Festival. Celebrate the rerelease of Craig Brewer's first film. Get all of your holiday shopping done at the 64th Annual Memphis College of Art Holiday Bazaar. See the unveling of a V&E sculpture at Lick Creek.  read more »

Topics: Memphis International Jazz Festival, The Poor and the Hungry, Black Lodge Video, Holiday Bazaar, Memphis College of Art, MemFeast 4, Crosstown Arts

Discover the Arts: September 26 - September 28

Posted by ArtsMemphis on September 25th, 2013

 Discover the arts this weekend! Get your shopping done after dark on Broad Avenue. Support St. Jude and local artists through the innovative Science of Art opening. Celebrate Hispanic art at Art Village. Don't miss the Southern Junkers Fall Market, full of creatively repurposed items. See local artist Jamond Bullock's "Road to Success" mural dedicated. read more »

Topics: Art of Science, Memphis College of Art, Broad Avenue Night Market, Hispanic Heritage Month, Southern Junkers Fall Market, UrbanArt Commission, Jamond Bullock

Discover the Arts: July 4-July 10

Posted by ArtsMemphis on July 2nd, 2013

Discover the arts this weekend! For the best of local visual art, make sure to visit Scope, an exhibition of Memphis College of Art students, faculty and alumni before it closes on Saturday. Looking for a family friendly way to celebrate the Fourth? Don’t miss The Freedom Concert featuring the Ceremonial Navy Band of the Mid-South at Shelby Farms. Feeling inspired? Learn the art of mixed media collage with Kerrie Rogers at Flicker Street Studio on Saturday. And if you’re in an international mood, Memphis Acoustic Music Association presents Choro das 3, a performance and workshop ... read more »

Topics: Scope, Memphis College of Art, Mixed Media Collage, Flicker Street Studio, Memphis Acoustic Music Association, Choro das 3, The Freedom Concert, Ceremonial Navy Band of the Mid-South, Shelby Farms Park

Discover the Arts: April 25-April 28

Posted by ArtsMemphis on April 23rd, 2013

 Discover the arts this weekend!  For family friendly fun, head to Stax to the Max, an all day outdoor music and arts festival presented by ArtsMemphis. Spend the weekend watching groundbreaking films and music videos from Memphis and around the world at the On Location: Memphis International Film and Music Fest or take in some contemporary fine art at Memphis College of Art’s MFA Thesis exhibition featuring work from MCA Masters of Fine Arts candidates.  Be there when A Murder is Announced at Germantown Community Theatre.  Watch Miss Marple solve a classic Christie ... read more »

Topics: Stax to the Max, Soulsville, On Location: Memphis, MFA Thesis exhibition, Memphis College of Art, A Murder is Announced, Germantown Community Theatre

Special Edition: Discover the Arts - Black History Month in Memphis

Posted by ArtsMemphis on February 4th, 2013

Discover the arts this month! As a city with such a rich legacy of both African-American history and the arts, it’s no surprise that Memphis’ arts groups are celebrating Black History Month with a variety of vibrant and engaging events. Here are some ways for you to celebrate Black History Month with the arts. In Memphis we have an authentic, juicy culture all our own – full of diverse arts groups, cultural events and creative neighborhood-based projects. Check back every Wednesday at 2:00 for our must-see picks for the weekend. Below we've highlighted just a few of many ... read more »

Topics: Black History Month, Discover the Arts, Stax Music Academy, Memphis College of Art, Playhouse on the Square, Hattiloo Theatre, Memphis Symphony Orchestra, Ballet on Wheels

Discover the Arts: Jan. 3 - Jan. 6

Posted by ArtsMemphis on January 1st, 2013

We invite you to discover the arts this weekend by attending one or all of the following art events! Add an element of the arts to all your 2013 New Year's resolutions. Take dance classes to get fit, honor Memphis' rich cultural hertiage with Elvis and celebrate the rising stars at the Memphis College of Art. Here in Memphis we have an authentic, juicy culture all our own – full of diverse arts groups, cultural events and creative neighborhood-based projects. Below we've recommended just a few of many performances and exhibitions from January 3 - 6. read more »

Topics: Bridging Souls Productions, 2013 Dance Classes, Memphis College of Art, Siphne Sylve, Left Hand Siging, Playhouse on the Square, Aloha Evlis, Memphis Symphony Orchestra

Discover the Arts: Nov. 14 - Nov. 18

Posted by ArtsMemphis on November 13th, 2012

We invite you to discover the arts this weekend by attending one of the following art events! Arts organizations across Memphis are opening up their doors for the holidays --don't miss Jazz concerts, holiday bazaars, open houses and ANNIE at Playhouse on the Square! Here in Memphis we have an authentic, juicy culture all our own – full of diverse arts groups, cultural events and creative neighborhood-based projects. Below we've recommended just a few of the many events happening November 14 - 18. read more »

Topics: Discover the Arts, Germantown Performing Arts Center, Beethoven Club, Memphis College of Art, Playhouse on the Square, Rhodes College, Memphis Cultural Arts Enrichment Center

Discover the Arts: Oct. 25 – Oct. 28

Posted by ArtsMemphis on October 23rd, 2012

We invite you to discover the arts this weekend by attending one of the following art events! Get in touch with Memphis roots this weekend through retro live music, a theatrical gospel explosion, and events inspired by the Mighty Mississippi. Here in Memphis we have an authentic, juicy culture all our own – full of diverse arts groups, cultural events and creative neighborhood-based projects. Below we've recommended just a few of the many events happening October 25-28. Click here to view the complete art events calendar. read more »

Topics: Hattiloo Theatre, Germantown Perfroming Arts Centre, RiverArtsFest, South Main Historic District, UrbanArt Commission, Memphis College of Art, Ballet Memphis, Playhouse on the Square

Discover the Arts: Sept 4 - Sept 11

Posted by ArtsMemphis on September 4th, 2012

End the summer right with four fun arts events in Memphis. There are so many things happening, and there's no better time to explore our city's offerings than the late summertime. Check out our picks for events happening over the next few weeks at venues all over the city. read more »

Topics: Germantown Performing Arts Center, Ballet Memphis, ArtsCard, Secret Sisters, Horn Island 28, Memphis College of Art, ArtsMemphis.org, Events Calendar, Playhouse on the Square, Good People, The Circuit Playhouse