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Retos y Retratos

Exhibition Highlights Memphis’ Latino/a Artists
Shara Clark (Memphis Magazine)
November 15, 2016

“Retos y Retratos” spotlights Hispanic artists at Crosstown Arts
Fredric Koeppel (The Commercial Appeal)
November 12, 2016


Digital Lab

Crosstown Arts Launches Community Digital Lab
Devante Woodson (Choose 901)
November 14, 2016


Creep Sweep

Creep Sweep to Tidy Up Crosstown Concourse
Mark Richens (The Commercial Appeal)
October 19, 2016

Crosstown Creep Sweep aims to clean up concourse
Janeen Gordon (WMC-TV 5)
October 11, 2016


Visiting Writer Robert Olen Butler

Robert Olen Butler, Pulitzer Prize-winning author, comes to story booth
Richard Alley (The Memphis Flyer)
October 10, 2016

The Ties of Blood
Sean Kinch (Chapter 16)
October 6, 2016


Sweet

SWEET by Brantley Ellzey
Elle Perry (The Memphis Flyer)
November 1, 2016

Art Review: Brantley Ellzey, ‘Sweet,’ at Crosstown Arts
Fredric Koeppel (The Commercial Appeal)
November 1, 2016

Brantley Ellzey’s “Sweet” at Crosstown Arts
Chris Davis (The Memphis Flyer)
October 6, 2016


Anthology: Somewhere Not Here

Fredric Koeppel (The Commercial Appeal)
September 14, 2016

Crosstown Concourse Theater

‘Lost in the Cosimos’ offers clue to theater company’s name
Thomas Bailey Jr. (The Commercial Appeal)
September 22, 2016

Crosstown secures bonds for community theater
Michelle Corbet (Memphis Business Journal)
September 14, 2016

Crosstown Concourse Theater financing clears hurdle
Wayne Risher (The Commercial Appeal)
September 13, 2016

$11M Theater Planned for Crosstown Concourse
Madeline Faber (Memphis Daily News)
September 12, 2016

Crosstown seeking bond issue for 450-seat theater
Wayne Risher (The Commercial Appeal)
September 8, 2016

Crosstown Arts Plans $11M Community Theater
Toby Sells (The Memphis Flyer)
September 8, 2016


Resident Artist Andrea Morales

Andrea Morales’ residency at Crosstown Arts
Elizabeth Murphy (The Memphis Flyer)
September 8, 2016

BLACK LIFE, ART & ANDREA MORALES … COLOR LINES
Black Lives Matter Memphis
September 2, 2016


Film Fatales Memphis 2016 Speaker Series: August Palmer

Filmmaker Augusta Palmer Talks The Blues Society at Crosstown Arts
Chris McCoy (The Memphis Flyer)
September 7, 2016


Jacqueline Woodson

Author Jacqueline Woodson is coming to story booth
Richard Alley (The Memphis Flyer)
September 6, 2016


Sound Off: Lawrence “Boo” Mitchell

SoundOff: Lawrence “Boo” Mitchell 8/23
Audrey Chaney (Choose 901)
August 22, 2016


FISH

Swim with the ‘Fish’ in immersive installation at Crosstown Arts
John Beifuss (The Commercial Appeal)
July 20, 2016

“FISH” at Crosstown Arts
Susan Ellis (The Memphis Flyer)
July 21, 2016


Say Hello to America

Artists lift humorous voices in ‘Say Hello to America’ at Crosstown Arts
Fredric Koeppel (The Commercial Appeal)
June 15, 2016


Resident Artist Lance Turner

Tonight: See Lance Turner’s Infinities
Eileen Townsend (The Memphis Flyer)
December 4, 2015


Arts Studio Residency Program

Crosstown Arts Program Looks to Concourse Future
Lance Wiedower (Memphis Daily News)
September 10, 2015

Crosstown Arts seeking artists for inaugural residency program
Madeline Faber (High Ground News)
July 23, 2015


 

Crosstown Arts

A haven for artists lights up Memphis
Hira Qureshi, Mary Grace Barger & Jasmine Williamson (Germantown High School & Douglass High School) (Teen Appeal)
September 1, 2015


Walking Eyes

“Walking Eyes” at Crosstown Arts
Eileen Townsend (The Memphis Flyer)
July 31, 2015

Art Review: Married artists collaborate on graceful “€˜Walking Eyes” at Crosstown Arts
Fredric Koeppel (The Commercial Appeal)
July 29, 2015


Story Booth

STORY BOOTH: FOSTERING A COMMUNITY OF YOUNG ARTISTS AND WRITERS WITH CROSSTOWN ARTS
Shelby (Teach 901)
July 5, 2016


Stories on My Back

Art Review: Richard Lou Explores mixed heritage in Stories on My Back
Fredric Koeppel (Commercial Appeal)
June 16, 2015


Between The Eyes

Art Review: Sublime exhibit of abstraction hits right ‘Between the Eyes’ at Crosstown Arts
Fredric Koeppel (Commercial Appeal)
May 5, 2015

“Between the Eyes” at Crosstown Arts
Eileen Townsend (Memphis Flyer)
April 30, 2015


Celebrating Proud Black Women

Alice Randall (Chapter 16)
April 1, 2015


Crosstown Change

Chi Whitley (theGRIND Memphis)
April 2015


Ongoing Open Crit Series, Created in Partnership with ArtsMemphis

Crosstown Arts offers new Open Crit series
High Ground News
March 26, 2015

Open Critique for Memphis Artists 
Emilee Robinson (Choose901)
March 24, 2015


Art Review: Catching up on exhibits by Jeanne Seagle, Terri Phillips, etc.

Fredric Koeppel (Commercial Appeal)
March 18, 2015


Crosstown Concourse Groundbreaking

Tupelo native’s vision leads to $200 million project 
M. Scott Morris (Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal)
March 8, 2015

The past, present and future of Crosstown Concourse
Meagan Nichols (Memphis Business Journal)
February 24, 2015

Crosstown Concourse Signals Midtown Memphis Resurgence
Jeannie Oliver (JustGOODNews.BIZ)
February 24, 2015

Sears Crosstown transforming into Crosstown Concourse 
Meagan Nichols (Memphis Business Journal)
February 23, 2015

Crosstown Concourse groundbreaking marked with stories, music and rain 
Katie Fretland (Commercial Appeal)
February 21, 2015

Crosstown Project Named Crosstown Concourse
Bill Dries (Memphis Daily News)
February 21, 2015

Crosstown Concourse already building up neighborhood
Thomas Bailey Jr. (Commercial Appeal)
February 21, 2015

Crosstown Concourse Announced
Amanda Hill (Choose901)
February 21, 2015

Crosstown Concourse To Bring 1,800 Jobs, $200 Million Investment to Memphis
Lynnanne Nguyen (WHBQ-TV | Fox 13)
February 21, 2015

Crosstown Groundbreaking Is This Saturday + Q&A With Todd Richardson
Holly Whitfield (I Love Memphis)
February 19, 2015

Crosstown Crossroads 
Amos Maki (Memphis Daily News)
February 14, 2015

Groundbreaking party announced for Crosstown development
Meagan Nichols (Memphis Business Journal)
January 28, 2015


Filmmakers Share Their Crowdfunding Secrets

Dan Baker (Timid Monster)
February 5, 2015


“Delicate Tension” at Crosstown Arts

Chris Davis (The Memphis Flyer)
January 29, 2015


Public/Art/Ists Exhibition Series, Created in Partnership with ArtsMemphis & UrbanArt

Mark Richens’ Night Notes: ‘Public/Art/Ists’ opens at Crosstown Arts
Mark Richens (Commercial Appeal)
February 10, 2015

Public/Art/Ists
Carl Moore (Number: Inc)
January 25, 2015

2015 Multi-Venue Art Exhibition Series
Garrett Pilgrim (Choose901)
December 26, 2014


First look at demolition work inside Sears Crosstown

Ryan Poe (Memphis Business Journal)
December 10, 2014


Art Review: Derek Larson’s Trance 

Fredric Koeppel (The Commercial Appeal)
November 26, 2014


Episode #014: Todd Richardson | Crosstown Arts

Creative Memphis Podcast
October 26, 2014


Ben Butler’s Cloud Morphology

Art Review: Ben Butler – Cloud Morphology
Fredric Koeppel (The Commercial Appeal)
October 22, 2014

Ben Butler’s Cloud Morphology
Eileen Townsend (The Memphis Flyer)
October 16, 2014


Rococo Bling in Lester Merriweather’s Colossus

Fredric Koeppel (The Commercial Appeal)
July 16, 2014


Akin

Handsome Akin
Fredric Koeppel (The Commercial Appeal)
June 25, 2014

Akin at Crosstown Arts
Eileen Townsend (The Memphis Flyer)
June 12, 2014


Crosstown Portrait

Bianca Phillips (The Memphis Flyer)
June 12, 2014


Michael Pollan

Barbecue with Michael Pollan at Crosstown Arts
Memphis Que
May 20, 2014

Q&A with Michael Pollan
John Minervini (The Memphis Flyer)
May 15, 2014


Death/Rebirth

Chris Shaw (The Memphis Flyer)
May 14, 2014


Inspired Resistance

Eileen Townsend (The Memphis Flyer)
February 24, 2014


Ghosts of Crosstown, an original opera with libretto by Jerre Dye, previews at Crosstown Arts

Chris Davis (The Memphis Flyer)
January 23, 2014


Magic in the Mix

Richard J. Alley (The Daily News)
November 4, 2013


Soundly in Place

Joe Boone (The Memphis Flyer)
October 17, 2013


Crosstown Block Party

Around the Block
Chris Shaw (The Memphis Flyer)
October 17, 2013

Crosstown Comes Alive
Mark Jordan (The Commecial Appeal)
October 19, 2013


Fixing Memphis

Kerry Crawford (The Memphis Flyer)
October 17, 2013


Jessica Lund’s WREFORD

Eileen Townsend (The Memphis Flyer)
August 29, 2013


Material Anthology

Fredric Koeppel (The Commercial Appeal)
Friday, July 19


MemFeast 4

Artsy Vegan Buffet Dinner
Bianca Phillips (Vegan Crunk)
Sunday, May 19, 2013

Art Feast
Bianca Phillips (The Memphis Flyer)
Thursday, May 16, 2013


The Comeback Club

Andy Meek (The Daily News)
Tuesday, April 16, 2013


Hi-Tone Set to Return 

Chris Herrington (The Memphis Flyer)
Thursday, March 28, 2013


Rocket Writers / story booth

Scott Carroll (Commercial Appeal)
Sunday, April 7, 2013


Creative Space

Sarah Baker (Memphis Daily News)
Thursday, January 31, 2013


The End

Dwayne Butcher (The Memphis Flyer)
December 27, 2012


Artwork Based on Music

Dwayne Butcher (The Memphis Flyer)
December 6, 2012


MEMFix

Memphis redesigned: MEMFix swarms to Crosstown
Thomas Bailey Jr. (Commercial Appeal)
October 28, 2012

MEMFix: Community driven urbanism effort, first stop Crosstown
Ashli Blow (WMC TV-5)
October 31, 2012

Here Comes the Neighborhood: MEMFix Transforms Crosstown (for a Day)
Kerry Crawford (I Love Memphis Blog)
November 12, 2012

MEMFix highlights broader Wharton initiative for Memphis
Andy Ashby (Memphis Business Journal)
November 13, 2012


Crosstown Comeback

Bianca Phillips (The Memphis Flyer)
September 20, 2012


Contest in Memphis Reveals Soul of Jookin’

Christopher Blank (Commercial Appeal)
September 17, 2012


A Memphis Breakthrough

Cat Normoyle (catnormoyle.com)
September 14, 2012


Sears Crosstown to Serve as Venue for Fourth Pecha Kucha

Fredric Koeppel (Commercial Appeal)
September 10, 2012


Beacon Beckons Guests to Crosstown

Michael Donahue (Commercial Appeal)
August 28, 2012


New Gateway to Crosstown Installed

Bianca Phillips (The Memphis Flyer)
August 23, 2012


Pretty Things

Chris Davis (The Memphis Flyer)
August 23, 2012


‘Founding partners’ commit to lease most of Memphis’ Sears Crosstown Building

Thomas Bailey Jr. (The Commercial Appeal)
August 19, 2012


Soulsville short wins Crosstown Grant: ‘April’ chosen to represent ‘neighborhood’ theme

John Beiffus (Commercial Appeal)
April 7, 2012


Crosstown Arts’ MemFeast III

Ashley Johnston (Memphis Flyer)
April 12, 2012


Artist Robin Salant marshals a community in bringing Crosstown project to light

Tom Bailey Jr. (Commercial Appeal)
October 20, 2011


Crosstown canvas comes alive with color

Mark Jordan (Commercial Appeal)
September 20, 2011


Winning proposal will bathe Sears Crosstown in lights

Tom Bailey Jr. (Commercial Appeal)
April 30, 2012


Blank Palette: Developers ponder Sears Crosstown building’s future

Sarah Baker (Memphis Daily News)
May 20, 2011


‘One-hour business school’ focuses on economics of creativity

Tom Bailey Jr. (Commercial Appeal)
March 9, 2011


Abandoned Memphis: Sears Crosstown, before the doors closed

Cindy Wolf (Commercial Appeal)
February 27, 2011


Towering vision: Project would remake Sears Crosstown into Memphis arts village

Tom Bailey Jr. (Commercial Appeal)
February 13, 2011


Crosstown Arts Looks to Take City to Next Creative Level

Stacey Wiedower (Memphis Daily News)
November 29, 2010


Building on art: Rhode Island experience points to possibilities for Crosstown

Tom Bailey Jr. (Commercial Appeal)
December 4, 2010


Wildflower power arms ‘Bomb the Blight’ in Midtown Memphis: Art-tech project takes aim at beautifying lots of neglect

Tom Bailey Jr. (Commercial Appeal)
November 2, 2010


Event Spurs Crosstown Dreams

Jonathan Devin (Memphis Daily News)
September 24, 2010


Art Fix: Crosstown Arts hopes to breathe new life into Midtown neighborhood.

Bianca Phillips (Memphis Flyer)
September 30, 2010


MemFEAST: Event aims to inspire smorgasbord of Crosstown Memphis improvements

Fredric Koeppel (Commercial Appeal)
September 14, 2010

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