Native artist John Hewitt receives award
Native artist John Hewitt gained Second Place within the September Plein Air Journal Salon. It is a extremely coveted award that’s most frequently given to grease painters. John is a watercolor painter and trainer residing right here in Fort Bragg for 12 years. All through his life he has spent a part of yearly right here and in addition on the Albion Pacific Union Faculty subject station the place he vacationed along with his mother and father as a baby and taught artwork lessons for the Faculty since. John can also be co-founder with Mendocino Artwork Heart and employees of the Mendocino Open Paint Out conceived seven years in the past and with Dale Moyer’s assist introduced into fruition as one of many nation’s prime paint out occasions, attracting a whole lot to the coast every September for a portray present and competitors. John has gained over 40 nationwide awards for watercolor. He additionally exhibits domestically on the Glass Fireplace Gallery in Fort Bragg. The article will probably be within the December 2020-January 2021 challenge of PleinAir Journal.
Salons with the Symphony
Ukiah Symphony will probably be presenting dwell intimate concert events streamed from the residing rooms of symphony musicians. Their first salon will happen on Sunday, Nov. 1, at 5 p.m. For extra data, name 707-510-1793 or go to ukiahsymphony.org. No tickets required.
Artwork Explorers presents its 14th Annual November present, Inside / Out, nearly this yr at artexplorers.org starting on Nov. 1. The present options work from 36 artists, centered across the issues we’ve been coping with all through the pandemic –being inside, eager for what’s outdoors. Discovering pleasure in small locations, making a fantasy world to flee to, lacking our pals and favourite issues. Art work will probably be on the market on-line and of their studio—all gross sales profit the artist and Artwork Explorers immediately. The Artwork Explorers studio at 333 N. Franklin St., Fort Bragg, will probably be open Sundays in November from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., with security protocol of masks and social distancing in place. Go to their Fb web page or Instagram @artexplorersfb for dwell movies and updates. Artwork is sweet on your immune system!
MTC continues ‘on the air’
Mendocino Theatre Firm’s 2020 Studying Sequence continues ‘on the air!” On Thursday, Nov. 5, at 7 p.m., collect ’around the radio (or iPhone or laptop or pill) for a studying of works by Edgar Allan Poe, that includes actors Janet Atherton, Nancy Bartke, Daniel Brewer, Mark Friedrich, Mervin Gilbert, Mark Jordan, Scott Menzies, and Steven P. Worthen. This studying, directed by Lynn Sotos, will characteristic 4 of Poe’s most beloved poems– “The Raven,” “The Bells,” “Annabel Lee,” and “The Conqueror Worm” — together with dramatic diversifications of two brief tales “The Cask of Amontillado” and “The Inform-Story Coronary heart.” MTC’s “American Gothic” will probably be broadcast on KZYX, 90.7 FM. Stream on-line at kzyx.org.
MAC presents ‘The Energy of Girls’
The Mendocino Artwork Heart presents “The Energy of Girls,” an internet exhibition honoring the life and public service of not too long ago deceased Supreme Court docket Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. The exhibition will run from Thursday, Nov. 5 by means of Tuesday, Dec. 1. The present options 40 works celebrating ladies created by 4 feminine Pacific Coast artists – Julie Higgins, Rogene Mañas, Sandy Oppenheimer and Sue Ellen Parkinson – who’re every impressed by the variety, resilience and power of ladies all through the world. For extra data, name 707-937-5818 or go to mendocinoartcenter.org.
Mendocino Movie Competition Digital Cinema Sequence prolonged
There will probably be no common Mendocino Movie Competition this yr, so they’re providing a Digital Cinema Sequence with a number of new, impartial documentaries and narratives now prolonged by means of the top of the yr (Dec. 31, 2020). To see the line-up of movies and to get your tickets, go to Mendo Movie Fest at https://mendocinofilmfestival.org/virtual-cinema-series/. The Mendocino Movie Competition receives a share of each rental bought – by renting a movie you’ll be able to assist the pageant by means of this difficult time.
Mendocino Music Competition digital programs
Mendocino Music Competition presents extra silver linings: new digital programs out there from anyplace this Fall. Masterclasses, singing fundamentals, sight-singing, a course in German Lieder and extra. For Music Lover digital lessons data, schedule and tickets, name 707-937-2044, e mail email@example.com or go to mendocinomusic.org.
Willits Neighborhood Theatre on-line lineup
Willits Community Theatre will probably be presenting a number of its well-liked exhibits from the previous by means of an internet streaming platform. The streaming lineup is scheduled to run by means of December, in line with Producer Mike A’Dair. Except in any other case famous, all picks will probably be out there indefinitely for streaming. For extra data on the schedule of exhibits and how you can subscribe for viewing, go to wctperformingartscenter.org.
Mendocino Artwork Heart
Whereas the MAC campus is presently closed on account of COVID-19, they continue to be open on-line for lessons, workshops and the gallery retailer. Please go to the Mendocino Artwork Heart on-line at mendocinoartcenter.org.
Sequoia Room Video Archive
Introduced by North Coast Brewing Co., The Sequoia Room Video Archive consists of greater than 60 hours of music performances from sold-out exhibits at The Sequoia Room. You’ll discover many alternative genres, together with; Jazz, Blues, Bluegrass and extra at The Sequoia Room’s Fb web page.
From Arts Council of Mendocino County
Do you know that the Arts Council of Mendocino County has a COVID-19 Sources and Response Web page? In case your inbox is like ours, it’s stuffed with reflections, information, responses, pleas, surveys, CARES ACT data — and the checklist goes on. We’re gathering the hyperlinks and knowledge that could be of use and organizing every part in a single place on the ACMC Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources and Response Center. The Mendocino County Arts Council might be reached at 707-463-2727 or artsmendocino.org.
California Arts Council updates
The newest California Arts Council updates, plus necessary hyperlinks and sources for California artists, cultural employees and creatives on the coronavirus pandemic might be discovered by visiting their web site at cac.ca.gov/.
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