The Father and The Vine

The Father and The Vine

“It’s really interesting living a life that follows the cycles of the season."   

#ARTTalk has the #WeekendInView as we celebrate dads, and one in particular, who has mastered the art of the vine.   A father with time is this father who wines.  

 

#TheArtOfTheVine   #FathersDay    #DadsWhoWine    #pARTicipate

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Williamsburg Arts Festival

Williamsburg Arts Festival

The Williamsburg Spring Arts Festival in Williamsburg, Virginia,  where nearby museums showcase exhibits and various art partner companies put on community events, is bringing awareness to how important the arts are for the community.  It's one of many festivals during the Spring, Summer and Fall seasons around the globe.  Read about this local event of 40 different venues joining in... then hit the road and explore others! It's art, and it's always in season!  

#VirginiaIsForArtLovers      #ArtFestivals           #ART+Travel      #pARTicipate

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The Art In Celebrating Nature's Bounty

The Art In Celebrating Nature's Bounty

We continue in the month of April celebrating #EnvironmentAwareness by acknowledging one of nature's sweetest bounties and how it's honored in the Appalachians.  Alexandra Ramey teaches us to savor it's benefits and learn the artistry in how it's made, and the performance art included in it's celebration. 

#TreeOfLife  #PlantSomething  #NaturesBounty  #pARTicipate

 

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Arbor Day : The Start of Planting Anew

Arbor Day : The Start of Planting Anew

April 10, 1872 - The first Arbor Day.  J.S. Morton taught us the importance of respecting nature, and replenishing this vital trunk of environmental nourishment. Trees provide oxygen, improve air quality, help conserve water, preserve soil, and support wildlife. 

Celebrate Arbor Day this year by planting a tree (bushes or flowers) and in doing so, learn here why we do. 

#ArborDay  #TreeofLife   #SaveATree   #PlantATree   #pARTicipate

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Profiles in Art: Vik Muniz "A beating heart"

Profiles in Art: Vik Muniz "A beating heart"

February is the month of chocolates, hearts, history, discovery -- and we're blending it all together today in profiling an artist that says learning who he was led him to his creative self.   Wire, scrap metal, sugar, toy soldiers - the creative genius of Vik Muniz.

#NoPaint                          #TheArtIn...                       #ExploreYourWorld             #pARTicipate  

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THE BIG APPLE: ART AT IT'S CORE

THE BIG APPLE: ART AT IT'S CORE

New York's glowing, shiny outer layer is all the draw.  You set your sights on it, and before you know it,  you've devoured all it has to offer, right down to the core!  With its  dynamic mix of art and attitude, New York is the painter and the muse!

#WorldViewWednesday

#New York

#ExploreYourWorld  

 #pARTicipate

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ARTchitecture in San Antonio, Texas

ARTchitecture in San Antonio, Texas

Imagine a place where buildings cut across a landscape in such a creative way that you no longer look at typical cities in the same way. Keep in mind that these designs weren't created bya formal or traditionally-thought artists, but rather architects, creating what we like to call ARTchitecture.  

Sachi Ito invites you to her hometown of San Antonio, Texas to take experience what she experiences daily. 

#ExploreYourWorld   #ReFrameYourView   #pARTicipate

 

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There's ART all around us! What's in your view?

There's ART all around us! What's in your view?

Check out the results my 28 Day Challenge to capture ART all around me. 

When we pay close attention to our surroundings, not only does the view change, but also our mindset. That is our belief here at The Arts @ Henson-Parks, and we invite you to #pARTicipate!!

Starting.... NOW!!

Learn how.

#ExploreYourWorld     #28DayChallenge    #WhatsInYourView?  

 

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