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Holiday Arts Tour is Almost Here– Dec. 1 and 2!

Posted November 20th, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Art Talk Monday, Artist/Member News, Education/Outreach, Exhibitions, Holiday Arts Tour, Performances/Readings, Regional Arts News

This weekend is NCLAC’s 20th year for Holiday Arts Tour! There will be 25 locations in downtown Ruston highlighting 38 artists, plus 2 private studios around town showcasing the artists who work there. We refer to Holiday Arts Tour as “HAT,” and let me tell you, HAT is a big deal for us! It’s our annual […]

 

Holiday Arts Tour Dec. 1 and 2!

Posted November 13th, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Artist/Member News, Education/Outreach, Exhibitions, Holiday Arts Tour, Performances/Readings, Regional Arts News

Holiday Arts Tour, December 1st and 2nd, is NCLAC’s celebration of the arts, where merchants host visual, literary and performing artists for an art crawl throughout downtown Ruston. While walking from shop to shop, Tour-goers can hear musicians performing, watch art demonstrations, catch live street theatre, and chat with artists about their artwork. Variety and […]

 

Romeo is Bleeding – film, spoken word, poetry panel, party – on Nov. 9

Posted November 6th, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Art Talk Monday, Education/Outreach, Performances/Readings, Regional Arts News

NCLAC’s third film of this year’s Southern Circuit Tour is next week, Thursday, November 9 at 7pm at the Dixie Center for the Arts. We’ll be showing Romeo is Bleeding, a documentary film directed by Jason Zeldes, that focuses on poets and students in Richmond, California as they prepare a reconstruction of Romeo and Juliet […]

 

Romeo is Bleeding – Indie Film on Nov. 9

Posted November 1st, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Education/Outreach, Performances/Readings, Regional Arts News, Uncategorized

NCLAC will present Romeo is Bleeding with featured poet Donté Clark as part of the South Arts’ Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers at the Dixie Center for the Arts in Ruston, LA on Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 7pm. Following a screening of the film, Clark will be in attendance to participate in a poetry dialogue, […]

 

Fall update: NCLAC News

Posted October 30th, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Art Talk Monday, Artoberfest, Education/Outreach, Performances/Readings, Regional Arts News

Today’s Art Talk Monday is from the NCLAC office. Be sure to stay up to date on NCLAC programs through our Facebook pages: North Central Louisiana Arts Council, NCLAC’s Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers, Holiday Arts Tour, and ARToberfest.   NCLAC is in the thick of our busiest time of year, and we’re so […]

 

SCORE: a Film Music Documentary, Oct. 26

Posted October 16th, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Artist/Member News, Education/Outreach, Performances/Readings, Regional Arts News

Today’s Art Talk Monday is from the NCLAC office. Join us for SCORE next Thursday, Oct. 26! NCLAC is excited about our next Southern Circuit film presentation at the Dixie Center for the Arts– SCORE: A Film Music Documentary on October 26. The film’s director, Matt Schrader, will be here to speak with the audience […]

 

School of Design Event: YELLOW!

Posted September 18th, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Education/Outreach, In the News, Performances/Readings, Regional Arts News

Louisiana Tech’s School of Design is having a big week with Visiting Artist: YELLOW! The School of Design is happy to welcome artist/musician PEELANDER YELLOW (aka Kengo Hioki) to the Louisiana Tech campus. While perhaps best known as the leader of the “Japanese Action Comic” punk band Peelander-Z, known for color-coordinated costumes as well as on-stage antics such as […]

 

Community Paint Day – Come Join the Fun!

Posted September 12th, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Education/Outreach, Regional Arts News

The City of Ruston, in collaboration with Ruston-Lincoln Convention & Visitors Bureau, and Louisiana Tech University’s School of Design, will be creating a mural celebrating the Rock Island Greenway, which is expanding throughout the city. The artists, a group of mural students from Louisiana Tech’s Art Department, invite the public to get involved with Community Paint […]

 

Civil War in North Louisiana – Exhibit at the Union Museum of History and Art

Posted August 21st, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Art Talk Monday, Education/Outreach, Exhibitions, Performances/Readings, Regional Arts News

Today’s Art Talk Monday is from Jean Jones with the Union Museum of History and Art in Farmerville, located in the Chamber of Commerce building, 116 N. Main St., Farmerville. For information about the museum, click here: UnionMuseumofHistoryandArt.org. The “Civil War in North Louisiana” exhibit runs through September 20.   Amid the Civil War uniforms, flags, […]

 

The Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities- Rebirth Grants!

Posted August 17th, 2017 by NCLAC Admin
in Calls for Entries, Education/Outreach, In the News, Regional Arts News

The Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities offers grants to support projects that provide access to the humanities for citizens in Louisiana. The LEH will begin accepting applications for the 2017 LEH Rebirth Grants on Sept. 1, 2017. Grant awards range from $500-$3500. The project term is November 1, 2017 to October 29, 2018. Eligible projects […]

 

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