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Arts, Culture & Small Business Overlay goes before the City Council

March 31, 2008 | By

The Phoenix City Council will meet Wednesday, April 2nd at 5 PM to decide whether or not to adopt the proposed Arts, Culture & Small Business Overlay for the Downtown Phoenix area.  This overlay is a very important step in making the adaptive re-use of older buildings feasible and in helping to foster the opening of… Read more

“Gardens of the Soul” Art Gallery Exhibit opening

March 31, 2008 | By

April 4. Two- and three-dimensional artwork literally or conceptually interpreting a space of beauty and tranquility.  Artists will address this theme in their own characteristic styles in a variety of original media. The exhibit is on display and artwork is available for purchase through June 29, 2008. Herberger Theater Center, 5:30 to 7:00 PM. Free. For information, call… Read more

Jobing.com Career Expo

March 31, 2008 | By

April 2. Free and open to all job seekers from entry to managerial level. Come dressed to interview and bring your resume. Phoenix Convention Center, noon-5pm. For information, call 602-200-6829 or visit www.jobing.com

“The Arts Are Something My Wife Makes Me Enjoy”

March 31, 2008 | By

That’s the title of a presentation to be made on Tuesday morning, April 8th at Tom’s Restaurant & Tavern.  The presentation is part of the Phoenix AM, ASU Breakfast Series. Join Robert Booker, executive director of the Arizona Commission on the Arts, for a frank discussion about the public value of the arts, participation, and… Read more

Phoenix Public Library Hosts Artists Carol Panaro-Smith and James Hajicek

March 31, 2008 | By

Burton Barr Central Library will host Carol Panaro-Smith and James Hajicek for a presentation and discussion of their work at 7 p.m. Monday, April 7, in the Pulliam Auditorium, 1221 N. Central Ave. The free program is part of Phoenix Public Library’s First Mondays Art Salon. Panaro-Smith and Hajicek have created artwork collaboratively since 2004…. Read more

Dbacks take early lead in season opener!

March 31, 2008 | By

It’s two nothing Dbacks in Cincinati – top of the third.  Their home opener is not until Monday Apr 7th against the Dodgers.  See ya there Dbacks fans. -Mark

ATTN: Art Minded Filmists

March 31, 2008 | By

“We are looking for art minded filmists, the ones that art is the key and nothing matters, other than showing your art in a multimedia that some have ignored. The people that want to come to my group love artists like Jordorowsky, Lynch’ and Jarmush even Kenneth Anger but with your own vision. I want all… Read more

Friends of Transit Tuesday at the Blue Fin

March 30, 2008 | By

On Tuesday, April 1, 2008 Friends of Transit Tuesday is proud to feature: Blue Fin Japanese Restaurant 1401 N. Central Ave, Phoenix The first 100 customers will receive half off their lunch bill (up to $5)! Discount offered 10:30am – 6:30 pm Please present this email to receive discount. Plus, don’t forget to put your… Read more

Bikini’s, Lace & Cables at MADE

March 30, 2008 | By

Sounds pretty racy!  Actually, it’s an advanced knitting class of 4 sessions, beginning April 1st at MADE Art Boutique on 5th St & Roosevelt. The instructor is Melissa Hoffman an artist and Roosevelt resident. This course will cover skills such as cables, lace, colorwork, pattern reading, alternative projects such as bikinis and stuffed animals, and… Read more

Modern Phoenix does First Friday

March 30, 2008 | By

April 4 at Hoskin Ryan Consultants 6 to 9 pm 201 West Indian School Road, Phx South side of 2nd Ave. and Indian School Join the Modern Phoenix folks for the official kickoff reception for Modern Phoenix Week this April 4! Enjoy works by four artists and ecofriendly noshes by Cater Conscious in the iconic Valley National… Read more