Unleashed Art

Deborah Willard Stop by Unleashed Art Center on 6th Street this Friday evening (7-10) to see our newest addition to the AFAS Public Art Initiative, Sharon Allen‘s latest works and Community heART Project. Deborah Willard

Attn SPORTS FANS in the Arts District!

Hey Sports Fans–or should I say “Fanatics” ? I know there are a few of you out there!  Just published are these wonderful, interactive storybooks for kids. It’s the perfect holiday gift for young kids whom you want to bring up rooting for the right team, at least the one that won’t result in a family feud…..Grandparents will want to keep one around for when the grandkids come to visit, and you won’t find these on an e-reader.  Apologies to Duke and Wake fans; yours haven’t been published yet.  If you’re a UNC Tar Heel fan, there is one for you, Continue reading

BLUES-A-PALOOZA Sunday Oct 7th

The AFAS Group’s October 2012 edition of Arts on Sunday Festivals kicks off October 7th with BLUES-A-PALOOZA.  This season’s edition features performances by Twin City Buskers, Peter May and Friends, and the Charley Ward Band.  Arts on Sunday has evolved over the years into a hugely popular and well attended series of afternoon art fairs.  The 500 and 600 blocks of Trade Street, along  with the adjacent 200 block of 6th Street, are blocked off to vehicular traffic. The streets are lined end-to-end with festival tents and tables displaying an amazing array of art and craft by area artists, many Continue reading