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  • 00:28

    CUTV News Radio spotlights Laurie Marks of Life Coach Gallery

    in Self Help

    Lighthouse Point, FL – We weren’t put here to live a so-so life. We all have the ability to get what we want. It doesn’t have to remain a dream. 


    “You are the designer of your life and you create a gallery of moments,” says Laurie Marks, founder of Life Coach Gallery. “That’s what Life Coach Gallery is all about. It’s about the moments where you shine, where you reach your highest potential, the moments where you realize the things that you thought were impossible and your dreams become reality."


    Life throws a lot at us: stress, fear, pain, sorrow. Sometimes it’s hard to communicate with the people around us. It’s natural to seek the comfort of friends and family, but they are often too emotionally attached to an outcome. As a life coach, Laurie can be objective while having our best interests at heart.


    “Everyone experiences change differently. Sometimes we don’t have the person we need to hear our side of the story,” says Laurie. “That’s where I come in. I’m on your side. Drawing on my personal experiences I’m able to determine how people can grow from their challenges and how they can fortify themselves and strengthen themselves."


    Laurie says people need to know there’s more to life. Life coaching is about keeping us focused on the other side of the walls we’ve built around us, walls that have become so thick to keep the bad out, they keep out the good as well.


    “I like seeing people gain freedom from their fears, from their woes, from their hurts, from their pain. It begins with a conversation,” says Laurie. “I will bring to light your value.”


    For more information on Life Coach Gallery, visit http://www.lifecoachgallery.com

  • 00:31

    Collectors Circle What Does It Mean to Exhibit in Temporary Installation Spaces

    in Visual Arts

    Lavon N. Pettis owner of Global Resources ID, speaks about maintaining close collaborations within the "Collectors Circle". Her capital venture took her to the outskirts of the Miami Art Basel in 2015, to KROMA Art Space in Coconut Grove, and to the Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater Cultural Arts Complex collaborating with the Urban Art Collective  part of a Miami Art Week.The festival, dubbed Art Miami, is an outgrowth of Art Basel, a premier annual art exhibition that takes place in the Miami Beach Convention Center.


    The Phantom Gallery collaborated with network artists and galleries. Over 200 works representing 24 artists, the art was exhibited from November 22, through January 10th, 2016.  


    Today’s conversation will focus on how important it is to maintain close collaboration with our partners, who share the common aspiration of creating a global platform for the exchange of ideas that drive the art world forward. Lavon N. Pettis of Global Resources Innovative Development, a project management consultant that finds solutions, strategies, and support in the development of art initiatives.


    Partnerships are essential for the support of cultural events. The longevity of our relationships are indicative of how focused and successful Phantom Gallery Chicago Network is in supporting our partners in achieving their goals.


    Project logistics held surprises as well. One of the unexpected challenges cited by organizers was the degree to which coordinating projects across multiple partners created enormous complexities. 


    What does it mean to exhibit in Temporary Installation Spaces? Unanticipated Impacts? How important is brand association and amplification?


     

  • 01:01

    The Indy Cafe; Jonathan Levine , Art and Jonathan Levine Gallery , NYC!

    in Art

    As a youth in the 1980s, LeVine recognized the appeal of countercultural aesthetics including punk flyers, comics, graffiti and tattoos. Beginning in 1994, LeVine became an independent curator, organizing exhibitions at punk and alternative rock venues in the NY/NJ area such as: CBGB, Webster Hall, Max Fish, and Maxwell's. By promoting these visual art forms through group shows in venues that were home to their musical counterparts, LeVine gave a home to this nascent art movement, early on.


    In February 2001, LeVine opened his own gallery Tin Man Alley in New Hope, Pennsylvania. The gallery relocated to Philadelphia in late 2002. In January 2005, LeVine renamed and moved his gallery to the epicenter of the contemporary art world, Manhattan's Chelsea district.


    Jonathan Levine Gallery is committed to new and cutting edge art. Our roots go back to 1995, when Jonathan's life-long participation in punk and underground music grew into a curatorial experiment with the visual culture that surrounded him. We moved to Chelsea in 2005, with an eye towards honoring and connecting with the history and context of Post War art. In 2014, the gallery opened a second space on the ground floor of 557 West 23rd Street. We contribute to the dialogue by challenging the conventions of the canon — exploring the terrain of the high/low and everything in between. Our success in nurturing the careers of Shepard Fairey, Invader, Olek and others motivates us to continue being the voice for this cultural shift. The catalogues we publish, prints we distribute, and museum shows we help to produce reflect our dedication to our artists and community. At the same time, we aim to create an accessible and engaging gallery space.  http://jonathanlevinegallery.com

  • 01:57

    Supernatural Gallery on WIRN Internet Radio

    in Spirituality

    Get ready for the new and improved Supernatural Gallery Show.... it will be a panel discussion of experts in the field of paranormal sciences and demonology.


     


    Join us at http://blogtalkradio.com/joeygiggles

    call in number for questions and comments 310-982-4253.. call in for free or join us in the chatroom on blogtalkradio

     

  • 00:55

    Shakespeare's in the Alley: Artist Skye's Event at Woodwalk Gallery

    in Lifestyle

    On Thursday October 8th, Going Home with Tony will broadcast live from the spectacular Woodwalk Gallery in Egg Harbor Wisconsin.  Host Tony Scimeca and cohost Claudia Scimeca will talk with artist Skye whose installation "Shakespeare's in the Alley: A Tribute to Bob Dylan" will be shown from October 7-19th .  Skye will share her journey and the vision that led her on the path to create forty four banners made of natural hemp fabric and stenciled with the lyrics/poetry of Bob Dylan.  The banners ranging from 9 feet long to 27 feet long will be suspended from the rafters to give the visitor a unique way to experience Bob Dylan's genius.  We will also talk with gallery owners Margaret Lockwood and Allin Walker to learn about their journey with the Woodwalk Gallery. This will be a special show you won't want to miss so tune in live at five ( 5:00 PM CDT ) on October 8th.  


    You can find out more about Skye and the gallery she and her husband artist Peter Ciesla own in Bailey's Harbor, Bazyli Gallery, by going to their website.  You can also find them on Facebook.  

  • 00:31

    Culture Bridge International Art Exhibit and Festival of the Arts:

    in Visual Arts

    Marianna Buchwald is the founder and creative director of the International Art Group in Chicago. She works with a diverse group of artists, musicians and dancers from different countries. For 15 years, she has worked as International Tour guide in Chicago and in Germany, developing art and architecture, neighborhood tours and special cultural tours to benefit different types of age groups and visitors from around the world.


    The German American Cultural Center (DANK Haus) presents a vibrant International festival of art: Culture Bridge/Kulturbruecke,Feb.20. - March 19. 2016., a cultural bridge of musicians, painters, dancers, and sculptors from Germany, the United States and many countries around the globe.


    Curated by Marianna Buchwald, International Art Group and Derin Baratka,Lincoln Square Artists Guild, the exhibit at the Scharpenberg Gallery at  DANK Haus will feature a broad range of works with an intention to deepen cross-cultural ties.  There will be a series of events that will entertain and stimulate thinking about how many cultures can create a dialog about what matters in the world of art, art making with Linda Platt for children and adults, artist talks and panel discussions, moderated by Prof. Talmadge Wright, Prof. Almira Gilles, Pala Townsend, Kao Ra Zen and Tracy Kostenbader. 


    As a diverse group of artists, musicians and dancers from different countries, we invite you to come and see our exhibitions, performances and special events. Also to participate in special tours in Chicago, accentuating art and culture, and also to join us to participate in journeys to the countries and neighborhoods we originated from.


     

  • 00:31

    Empowering Women through Art- a Creative Conversation with Toni Collie Perry

    in Visual Arts

    Toni Colley Perry holds a Master’s Degree in Urban Educational Leadership, a Parent Education credential and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Human Development. She has her Administrative Credential in Education. Toni’s background includes curriculum development within the framework of an adult learning mode. She is an Adjunct Professor, for Los Rios Community College District in Sacramento, at Folsum Lake College.


    Toni has developed curriculum for YesCollege Program. She  has a position paper on her blog around the fundamental connection between the Citizenship Schools and leadership development for the broader Freedom Movement. Today I'm asking her the following evaluation questions to measure her progress:


    Has the graduate been instrumental in getting others to vote? Has he or she signed petitions? Attended community meetings? Engaged in demonstrations? Become more effective in community action? Worked for an unselfish cause?


    “Art of Being”  AAWHL crafts art workshops, offering women opportunities to express themselves creatively. 


    Building partnerships, Toni is the host of Monthly Women of Color Making Connections- they meet on the third Thursday of the month. This will be their first Meet-up of the New Year, 01/21/2016 at Brickhouse Gallery in Oakpark, Sacramento CA. 

  • 00:54

    A Conversation with Gallery Owner Diane Waterhouse

    in Art

    Join artist and marketing expert Leslie Saeta as she highlights way to sell your art. Leslie is joined by September co-host Mary Maxam. Today’s show features a conversation with Diane Waterhouse, co-owner of Waterhouse Gallery in Santa Barbara, Ca. The gallery offers work by artists who reflect the highest standards of quality and integrity within their chosen fields of painting The gallery is about to celebrate their 30th year anniversary! Join us to find out more about the gallery and how they go about finding new artists and talent. 

  • 00:30

    How Does Your Garden Grow a Creative Conversation with William G. Hill

    in Non-Profit

    William Hill Gallery has been awarded the South East Chicago Commission – University of Chicago 2015 Neighborhood Enhancement Grant for the design and installation of a botanical garden in the Woodlawn- Hyde Park community.


    The mission and purpose of the William G. Hill Center for the Arts is to support and improve the creative and artistic expressions and develop the personal and professional artistic and community building skills of youth and adults in Chicago’s Woodlawn Community.


    His mission is to design a garden in the public walkway that enhances the quality of life of those people in the community that live, work and play. By beautifying and revitalize the block of Dorchester between 64th Street Metra stop, to 65th street viaduct; physically, socially and economically by using multi-platform¸ multi-dimensional, multi-cultural approaches to art creation that celebrate the connection and synergy between traditional Art and nature. Using such things as horticulture, landscaping, lighting, botanical gardening of both vegetables and perennials and constructing outdoor and indoor installations, exhibits, and other public art expressions as the vehicles.


    William provides programs that will also  teach,  and create visibility for new and emerging artists, particularly those artists of color who are underrepresented in the art world and who wish to become involved in utilizing the Arts as a community building tool.

  • 01:00

    #8 Nenna of Feelmore Gallery

    in Entertainment

    This week on Raw Sex, it's the infamous trio joined by our special guest Nenna of Feelmore Gallery. An adult store, , books, workshops and lectures; where does she find the time? Tune in and find out! 


    BIO:


    Owner of Feelmore Adult Gallery located in Oakland, CA.  Nenna has dabbled in (winning 2 Feminist Awards), opened and adult store, and is currently finishing up her 1st book: 'Motivating Me: a guide to self-motivation in life and business' ; and is currently working on her 2nd book as well as looking to open a 2nd retail location soon.
     

  • 00:31

    The Built Environment PopUp Shipping Containers as Alternative Exhibit Space

    in Visual Arts

    Container Communities "Pop Up"  is a fast, innovative, and highly versatile system that provides stylish and affordable spaces for a range of uses. Terrence Samuel is proposes to artists, and art organizations to create your own container concepts.  Starting from Square One, you can build from 160-320 square feet of studio space, to multiple , movable stack-able structures.  Like livable Legos, container construction can be sustainable, scable creations that define your design, modern modular methods that are created from "The strongest box in the world.


    As a piece of architecture, it's a demonstration of how one of the design world's hottest items can fit into neighborhood programs with small budgets but big ambitions.“It's cheap, fast, portable and secure, a  20-by-8-foot container cost $1,300, and the total budget is $10,000. 


    He is proposing this Spring to work in concert with the Phantom Gallery Chicago to build an intergalactic PopUp Research Station built in the Frank Gehry futuristic model.





     


     

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