Residents who are disappointed that the annual Santa Fe Spring Arts Festival has been canceled for a third straight year will still be able to enjoy the work of local artists come April.

Thornebrook Village recently announced plans for its inaugural Spring Arts Festival to be held April 2-3 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day, replacing the popular Santa Fee Springs Arts Festival, which was canceled the past two years due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The festival will feature more than 50 artists in mediums such as painting, sculpture, photography, glassworks, pottery, jewelry and more.

Hoggtowne Music owners Joe and Malorie Dorsey will be running the show.

“When Santa Fe decided they didn’t want to do it, the artists asked me if I would be willing to host it here, and I said ‘sure,'” Joe Dorsey said.

Scene Calendar for March 11-17:: Jazz on the Green, BalletX,

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Tyler Mitchell Exhibition and Public Installations On View at 2022 Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival

Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival today announced that American artist Tyler Mitchell (b. 1995) will be featured in a multi-faceted exhibition titled Cultural Turns that will include work on view at the CONTACT Gallery May 1 – June 30, 2022, as well as outdoor public installations at Toronto’s Metro Hall and on two downtown billboards. The project represents the artist’s first solo exhibition in Canada and his first public installation work.

The project is organized by British curator and cultural historian Mark Sealy, PhD OBE, director of Autograph ABP, the Association of Black Photographers in London.

Mitchell is an American photographer who takes storytelling to uncharted territory with his work in fashion, documentary, and art photography, as well as film projects that include autobiographical topics and themes of identity. Mitchell refers to his practice as a “Black utopic vision, presenting these images in which the young Black men and women around

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ALL ARTS, the multimedia platform covering visual art, music, theater, dance, film and literature, premieres four film projects from Le’Andra LeSeur, DonChristian Jones, Jonathan McCrory, and Matthew Whitaker commissioned as part of its 2022 Artist in Residence program.

The films are part of the new ALL ARTS Artist in Residence series, premiering nationwide Sundays, April 3-10, 8:00-9:00 p.m. ET on the free ALL ARTS app and, and in the New York metro area on the ALL ARTS TV channel (channel lineup).

The annual festival series begins Sunday, April 3 at 8 p.m. ET on ALL ARTS with Matthew Whitaker: About Tomorrow, a film about the young American jazz piano prodigy, who is blind, directed by Steven Tabakin, followed by The Roll Call: The Roots to Strange Fruit, a rhythmic three-part performance conceived by National Black Theatre’s Jonathan McCrory. The series continues Sunday, April 10 at 8

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An artist displays his creations at a booth during a previous IMAGES Art Festival.

An artist displays his creations at a booth during a previous IMAGES Art Festival.

This weekend’s 46th annual IMAGES: A Festival of the Arts in New Smyrna Beach is set to bring some of the top artists in the country to Volusia County.

According to the festival’s coordinator, Nance Koch, IMAGES is a juried art festival.

“Artists have to send in three images of their work plus one of their booth space” starting in October, she said recently. Two judges determine which artists will be accepted into the exhibit.

“We usually get about 600 (applications) for 200 spots,” Koch said. Featured art can include paintings, ceramics, digital art, jewelry, mixed media, photography and sculpture.

The artists’ work is evaluated by a second set of judges at the festival, she said, and $27,500 is allocated for cash prizes to the artists, with a top prize of $6,000.

The festival skipped a

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