Tag: Park

PHOTOS: Colwood park filled with art for summer art show

The Colwood art community was on full display as the Arts and Culture Colwood Society held a summer art show at Meadow Park. The Saturday (July 23) event saw the park’s meandering pathway lined with 14 artist booths showcasing everything from paintings to jewelry, and even some sweaters. “They’ve showcased lots of beautiful artwork for all of us, and it’s just a beautiful day ...

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Cyprus’s Opens First Underwater Archaeological Park at an Ancient Port – ARTnews.com

Cyprus’ first underwater archaeological park opened to the public last week. Located near the ancient city of Amathus, the park showcases one of the eastern Mediterranean’s best preserved ancient harbors. Though the origins of Amathus remain unclear, it is believed to have been settled by the Eteocyprians around 1100 BCE. At different times, the settlement was passed among the Greeks, the Phoenicians, the Persians, ...

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Students turn their experiences into art at Jubilee Park

The classroom was quiet.Some of the fourth and fifth graders stared blankly at the sheets of graph paper set in front of them. Others snuck glances at the kids playing four-square just outside the window at Jubilee Park Community Center.The kids are here for the center’s summer camp. And Joshua King, the co-founder of Dallas arts group Aurora, is leading art classes.Over two days, ...

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Oakville Arts Society’s Art in the Park

The Oakville Art Society was founded in 1965 to provide facilities and an environment where local artistic skills could be developed and to encourage art appreciation. One hot summer day, the accomplished artists of the OAS opened their doors and brought out their artwork, hanging it on the fence around the famous 'Cottage in Coronation Park,' where passers-by could admire the work – and ...

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Art in the Park | News, Sports, Jobs

Over 450 attendees of all ages enjoyed the return of Art in the Park recently held on the bandshell grounds at Waterworth Memorial Park in Salem. On hand were multiple artists and crafts-makers, information stands, a 3-D chalk artist and an animal balloon artist who was a hit with the children. The program returned under the guidance of Parks Director ...

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’This Is Not a Sculpture Park’: James Turrell and Other Art Stars Will Create Permanent Artworks for Saudi Arabia’s Desert ‘Valley of the Arts’

Land Art, associated with the 1960s, is witnessing a major resurgence in the Arabian Peninsula. A “Valley of the Arts”—Wadi AlFann in Arabic—is being created as part of a $15 billion AlUla masterplan to create a major cultural hub in Saudi Arabia. Five permanent artworks are planned for Wadi AlFann, which will be unveiled in 2024—artists James Turrell, Agnes Denes, Michael Heizer, as well ...

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Irish Archaeologist Identifies Bronze Age Fortress in Galway Park – ARTnews.com

An archaeologist in Galway, Ireland, discovered a large Bronze Age fortress on a limestone table, surrounded by seasonal lakes, at Coole Park, Ireland, earlier this week, according to television and radio broadcaster RTÉ. The site was previously known, but its antiquity has been in question until now. Coole Park, the land on which the fortress sits, is currently a nature preserve. The turloughs, or ...

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