Join us on Friday July 20th from 4-7 pm for Zine Fest IV as we celebrate zines and zinesters in Memphis! This is a FREE, ALL AGES event. This year’s fest will take place on the Crosstown Concourse Theater Stair (located on the second floor near Crosstown Arts).
Sign up to perform original spoken word about whatever subject you choose. Or simply come and enjoy.
Zine Fest is also happening from 4-7 pm on the Theater Stair. Come early and browse the work of zine vendors from across the city.
Hosted by Allahrah Muhammed and Crosstown Arts
Twenty spots available for poets. To sign up, email email@example.com.
Performances by Jazz, Poetic Flow, Queen Diamond, Ken Ken, Woman Ish, Ashley Banx, Lia Bei, Quiet Storm, Poyatree, Madame Fraankie, Teety Blue, Ashley Ave, Azizah Bashirah, Trina Machelle, Mydes, and DJ Siphne Aaye & the Ladies Edition Band.
$10 admission | Percentage of proceeds will be donated to Memphis Artists for Change.
Presented by CLE Events
Jazz tribute to Grammy-winning jazz songstress Nancy Wilson featuring D’Monet (vocalist), Darryl Sanford (piano), Carl Casperson (acoustic bass), Jonathan Bass (guitar), Mike Assad (drums).
The Crosstown Jazz Series, presented by Strictly Jazz Entertainment in collaboration with Crosstown Arts, is designed to salute classic jazz music as contemporary musicians perform the work of the legends.
Nancy Wilson (born February 20, 1937) is an American singer with more than seventy albums, and three Grammy Awards.
The fifth annual Art of the South exhibition, presented by Number:, features works by artists from Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Missouri, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, and Washington DC. Juried by Brian Jobe of Locate Arts.
Opening reception for the fifth annual Art of the South exhibition, presented by Number: Featuring work by artists from Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Missouri, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, and Washington DC.
The exhibition is juried by Brian Jobe, artist, educator, independent curator, and non-profit co-director of Locate Arts based in Nashville, TN.
Opening reception for Tunnel Vision, a collaborative installation by Frances Berry and Jenny Fine
On view through September 2
Join local singer/songwriter Josh Waddell as he celebrates three years of making music in Memphis.
You will hear the stories behind his original music as well as experience his soothing Americana style in an intimate, inviting space. This will be a unique event, as Waddell will share future plans and introduce a new collaboration effort: MT & VALLEY.
Opening performance by Arkansas native Katie Ferron.