Latest News for: Art waterfront


'Water's Soul': Massive white sculpture makes a statement in New York harbor

The Daily Mail 19 Oct 2021
... City's rapidly developing Newport waterfront ... A massive new art installation on Jersey City's waterfront, called 'Water's Soul' (right) seems to be shushing New Yorkers, but artist Jaume Plensa, who designed the colossus, said his sculpture was never supposed to be seen that way.

Buffalo Without Borders returns this month

The Buffalo News 19 Oct 2021
Mark Sommer. The International Institute of Buffalo is hosting Buffalo Without Borders TO GO this month ... Oct. 25 and Nov. 1 ... For more information, go to ... Mark Sommer covers preservation, development, the waterfront, culture and more. He's also a former arts editor at The News ....

Mysha Theriault: Virginia’s Yorktown blends charm, history in a relaxed atmosphere

Finger Lakes Times 18 Oct 2021
With a waterfront fitness trail, bird life and art galleries tucked down various side streets, the destination’s walkability comes with plenty of atmosphere built into the vacation equation ... Priced affordably for the average vacationer, it’s a great spot to take a break after a waterfront trail walk.

New restoration area transforms banks of Tonawanda Creek

The Buffalo News 18 Oct 2021
Mark Sommer. Purple asters and yellow goldenrod grow in a pollinator meadow habitat where a mowed lawn and asphalt once were ... Mark Sommer ... 18, 2021 ... This is what they want – they want to be able to access the waterfront," he said ... Mark Sommer covers preservation, development, the waterfront, culture and more. He's also a former arts editor at The News.

Lakeland Commission approves land use changes related to shipping containers, mobile home parks

The Ledger 18 Oct 2021
No members of the public spoke for or against the proposed ordinances ... Business news.Maya Lora ... The new changes surrounding shipping containers pave the way for Lakeland to erect a space similar to Sparkman Wharf, a popular waterfront destination in Tampa that uses shipping containers to house eateries. Got art?.Mobile framing business is on the move.

Paradise lost: The petty rich-people feud ruining Laguna Beach

New York Post 16 Oct 2021
More On. bill gross ... Bill Gross and Amy Schwartz ... Since then, Gross and Towfiq have been locked in a bitter battle in what’s otherwise a quiet coastal city known for its art galleries and waterfront restaurants ... “We wanted to protect a valuable piece of art that has brought great joy and pleasure to our family,” the couple noted in a court filing ... ....

Massive Jersey City art installation appears to tell NYC to quiet down

New York Post 15 Oct 2021
A massive new art installation on Jersey City’s waterfront seems to be shushing New Yorkers — but the sculptor who designed the colossus said he didn’t mean to be rude ... The sculpture, which dominates the Jersey waterfront, is made from a mix that includes resin and fiber glass, weighing 30 tons, said.

At-large candidates focused on people

Gloucester Times 14 Oct 2021
... the cost of taxes on water and sewer, lack of affordable housing, the lack of neighborhood meetings, traffic around the new school at Webster Street, waterfront development, the salaries of teachers, private road repair, funding for the arts and obtaining liquor licenses.

Georgetown Wooden Boat Show is back featuring exhibits, competitions

The Post and Courier 13 Oct 2021
This year’s show will feature one of the nation’s top wooden boat exhibits, a wooden boat building competition, a corrugated boat regatta, children’s model boat building, youth sailing regatta, knot tying, maritime art& crafts, food and live music ... Maritime art & crafts will also be on display.

Funds approved for music pavilion on Outer Harbor

The Buffalo News 12 Oct 2021
"First and foremost, we're talking about opening up 8 acres of additional waterfront, which I think is really important," said Steven Ranalli, president of Erie Canal Harbor Development Corp ... But he said the waterfront agency hasn't presented evidence to back up those claims or revealed what will be planted.

Here's the latest on 13 projects developer Kim Blickenstaff is pursuing around Peoria

Journal Star 12 Oct 2021
He also has had some delays ... Where it stood a year ago ... 4600 Galena Road, Peoria Heights. Status ... Development is to be coordinated with reconstruction of adjacent Galena Road — road work being done in coming years with state funds — and other plans for the Peoria Heights waterfront.Betty Jane Brimmer Center for the Performing Arts. 1327 E ... .

Committee sends revised waterfront plan to Newburyport council

Newburyport Daily News 11 Oct 2021
The latest plan – which moves the shared use path closer to the waterfront, rather than having it bend back toward the Firehouse Center for the Arts – is expected to go before the council Oct ... higher tides and storm surge affect Newburyport’s prime waterfront public space.

Dover City Council Ward 1 candidate: Madeline O’Reilly

Fosters 11 Oct 2021
Dover is doing a great job with community outreach, resources for low-income families, resources for people suffering from substance use disorder, arts programs, developing a more welcoming community trail and waterfront, and I strongly believe we have the best police force in the nation.

Got an idea? MassDevelopment seeks proposals for 'the hole on Union Street' in New Bedford

The Herald News 11 Oct 2021
... Performing Arts and steps from Bristol Community College, the working waterfront, and a myriad of downtown amenities, according to MassDevelopment.

S.C. State student wins Best in Show at MOJA exhibit

The Times & Democrat 10 Oct 2021
CHARLESTON – South Carolina State University senior art student Malik Hayward’s linoleum print titled “Revolution” won the Best in Show award at the 2021 MOJA Arts Festival Juried Exhibition in Charleston. The art exhibition continues through Sunday, Oct. 10, at the Waterfront Gallery, 34 Prioleau St., Unit A, Charleston.