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  • Art to wear in “Bling” show

    Jewelry has adorned the human body for 100,000 years as a way to ward off evil spirits, signify religious affiliation and more. It’s also wearable art, and since walking around with an armful of paintings can be cumbersome, donning jewelry is a better way to show off one’s artwork in public. That’s one reason Yellow […]

  • The 16th annual AACW Blues Fest­— Blues, jazz and gospel to reign

    A blues singer from Uruguay will make her first appearance at this year’s AACW Blues, Jazz and Gospel Fest, to take place Aug. 22 through 25 at the Antioch College amphitheatre. The singer, Virginia Martinez, contacted Blues Fest organizers because she’d heard of the event and wanted to perform, according to Karen Patterson. When Patterson […]

  • Free movie at the Senior Center

    The 2012 movie poster for Anna Karenina, which will be playing this week at the Senior Center.

    While the Little Art Theatre has it’s doors closed for renovations, the Senior Center will show a movie on Friday evenings.

  • Yellow Springs Art on the Lawn celebrates 30 years

    West Freeman browsed the handcrafted pottery of Dick Overman of Cincinnati with his mother, Barbara, at last year’s Art on the Lawn. This year’s art fair, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 10, is Village Artisan’s 30th annual. (Photo by Suzanne Szempruch)

    The first Village Artisans invitational art show 30 years ago wasn’t on a lawn, but in a yard — King’s Yard to be exact. “Art in the Yard” featured the work of about eight local artists, along with some folk music, and was more exhibition than art sale.

  • Get some Bling! at latest YSAC exhibit

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    The Yellow Springs Arts Council Gallery’s latest exhibition is the eclectic, handcrafted art jewelry of seven Ohio jewelry artists, all available for purchase.

  • Multicultural choir begins rehearsals, seeks new members

    The World House Choir will hold six rehearsals in preparation for two upcoming September performances. Rehearsals will be held Mondays, Aug. 12, 19 and 26, Tuesday, Sept. 3, and Mondays, Sept. 9 and 16. Free child care will be available at rehearsals. The choir will perform on Sunday, Sept. 8 at Urbana University as part […]

  • Sculptors go for the bronze in the Yellow Springs Experience

    Local sculptor Brian Maughan is one of four artists selected for the Yellow Springs Experience: National Bronze Symposium, Oct. 13–26 on the Antioch campus. Last week at his home studio on N. Walnut Street, Maughan worked on preliminary sketches for one of the four contemporary bronze sculptures he will create during the two-week symposium. Later the 12 completed pieces will be erected as part of a downtown sculpture trail. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    An ancient method of casting bronze sculpture that was revived 90 years ago at Antioch College is returning to the campus and community.

  • Yellow Springs art fair turns 30

    At last year's Art on the Lawn, a customer browses the eco-spiritual art of Kotah Moon, the winner of the 2012 Best in Show award. Kotah Moon will return for this year's Art on the Lawn on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013.

    Village Artisans hosts its 30th annual invitational arts and crafts sale, Art on the Lawn, at Mills Lawn on Saturday.

  • Veterans share their ‘Coming Home’

    Though it’s been nine years since he returned from the fighting, Iraq war veteran Aaron Hughes deals with the memories of his deployment every single day.

  • Artists selected for bronze symposium

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    Three artists selected by a national jury to participate in a bronze sculpture symposium in October were announced this week.

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