For The Birds at Willo North Gallery March 2015

February, 2015 – PHOENIX — Willo North Gallery is proud to present For The Birds, the solo exhibition of Fred Tieken for March 2015. This exhibition will showcase Tieken’s latest artwork highlighting “Uno” Tieken’s iconic bird that he debuted last year! Fresh off his solo exhibition at the monOrchid, this exhibition will showcase the artist’s love of color, bold lines, …

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Shade Projects Proudly Presents Feminism Today

Shade Projects proudly presents Feminism Today, the highly anticipated group invitational exhibition of prominent female artists working in Arizona on display in Shade Gallery at the monOrchid. This exhibition examines the many roles we as women play including artist, mother, wife, friend, etc. and how these topics reflect within their work. Feminism is generally defined as the advocating for or …

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Bokeh Gallery instApache Filtered Rezolution: Social Media Now on view March 2015

Feb. 9, 2015 – PHOENIX — Shade Projects is proud to present instApache Filtered Rezolution: Social Media Now, the work of Douglas Miles on display in Bokeh Gallery this March 2015. This exhibition showcases Miles Instagram photography, brilliantly capturing his life, artwork, inspirations and politics through a contemporary Apache lens. Miles is making art for and utilizing social media as …

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MARCH AT THE NASH

Full calendar of jazz events including All-Star Tribute to Art Blakey on March 29 featuring five former members of the Jazz Messengers performing with Lewis Nash (Phoenix, Ariz.) March brings a full roster of live jazz to downtown Phoenix. Highlights on the calendar include an All-Star Tribute to Art Blakey with five former “Jazz Messengers” performing with Lewis Nash, Danielle …

Park Place Mall to Host Fourth Annual Chalk Art Festival on March 28 & 29

Southern Arizona Arts and Cultural Alliance and Park Place present the Chalk Art Festival, featuring professional artists and community participation murals for all ages (TUCSON, AZ) – For one weekend the Park Place Mall will be transformed; The walkways surrounding the malls outdoor storefronts will explode with color during the fourth annual Park Place Chalk Art Festival, continuing the legacy …

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McDOWELL MOUNTAIN MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH NORDSTROM

PHOENIX, Ariz. (February 23, 2015) – Music and fashion fans listen up, the 12th Annual McDowell Mountain Music Festival presented by Deschutes Brewery proudly announces a partnership with Nordstrom. As part of a spring tour, Nordstrom will be stopping in Phoenix to take in all three days of MMMF 2015. On-site presence will include a sweepstakes to win a Nordstrom …

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McDOWELL MOUNTAIN MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES NEW ADDITIONS AND FINAL PRICE INCREASE

PHOENIX, Ariz. (February 23, 2015) – The 12th Annual McDowell Mountain Music Festival presented by Deschutes Brewery proudly announces new additions and the final ticket price increase. In addition to announcing a partnership with Nordstrom, Inc, MMMF is making additional efforts to increase the authentic music festival experience by bolstering the food truck selection and presence. These additions include partnerships …

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LAST FRIDAYS LATE NIGHT JAM AT THE NASH

(Phoenix, AZ) The Nash announces its new LAST FRIDAY LATE NIGHT JAM, February 27, March 27 and April 24 from 10:30 pm – 1:00 am. The Nash’s Last Friday Late Night Jam Sessions showcase the wide array of talent in the Valley as musicians drop in to spontaneously perform with the band. Late Night Jam Sessions are rooted in the …

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Bo Bites – Scottsdale Beer Company

(Lyrics – Len – Steal My Sunshine) I was trying out this place On Sunday morning of last week Indulging in some tasty eats Bo Bites was hungry, all bowed and suited All crafted right for beer A comfortable 39 degrees Now the fuzzy froth from not being there On a Sunday morning beat Inspired my singing lyrical speaks And …

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Arizona Chinese Lantern Festival

We continue our Chinese New Year week withe the Arizona Chinese Lantern Festival . . . Traditionally, the Chinese Lantern Festival is celebrated on the 15th day of the first month of the Lunar Calendar. This is the first major festival after the Spring Festival (Chinese New Year). It “closes” the two-week New Year holiday period as people celebrate the …