NEW SUMMER HOURS: Doors open at 7 pm / Screening begins at 7:30 pm.
Admission is Pay-What-You-Can. Beverages will be available.
The 2015 DC Shorts Film Festival** showcases one of the largest collection of short films in the USA. Out of 1,300 entries from around the globe, their programmers selected 125 unique films that reflect the 24 nations they represent. Indie Memphis had the unique opportunity to choose our very own BEST OF from their amazing 2015 lineup.
MOVING ON ….
On view at Arts on the Grounds at New Hope Christian Academy
Organized by Crosstown Arts and Elliot Perry in collaboration with New Hope
Elliot Perry and Crosstown Arts are collaborating with New Hope Christian Academy (NHCA), an urban elementary school in the Frayser community of Memphis, to curate Exhibit: Hope. The show is a component of a larger arts-focused fundraising event, Arts on the Grounds, that will celebrate and benefit NHCA and its Arts Academy program.
Crosstown Arts’ Open Crit series, organized in partnership with ArtsMemphis, is a monthly critique event where visual artists are invited to bring new and/or in-progress studio work for critical feedback and group discussion particular to each artist’s practice. All sessions are free and open to the public.
Featuring Fred X & Friends
A Night of Soul Music & Poetry
Performances from Poet Mane Called Hawk, Instantly G, Omega Forte, Kiña del Mar, and Toothbrush Jesus
Dj Infamous Flame on the 1s & 2s
$7 Advance Tickets available at eventbrite.com, $10 at the Door
Complimentary Wine & Appetizers
Vendors: Gifts of Nature, I Dream Boutique, and New Tribe Tees
Richard’s Food Truck
Join us for a discussion with Lauren Kennedy, Siphne Sylve and Allison Hennie of the UrbanArt Commission to learn more about UAC, its resources and opportunities. Why is UAC involved in Hustle, and what resources can it offer Memphis artists? Explore UAC’s public art process as well as the future of the organization.
Presentation with Q&A to follow.
Program begins at 6 pm
Complimentary food and drinks
Hustle: professional development for artists is a free program organized by ArtsMemphis, UrbanArt ….
Join Film Fatales and Indie Memphis at Crosstown Arts Wednesday, September 7th for FF Speaker Series featuring Filmmaker Augusta Palmer. It’s a free community event thanks to support by Crosstown Arts and Indie Memphis.
Networking, eating, and drinking at 6:30pm; speaker presentation begins at 7:00 pm.
Crossing Genres: From Documentary to Fiction Film and Back Again
Filmmaker Augusta Palmer will screen her short, A is for Aye-Aye: An Abecedarian Adventure (2015), and talk about working across genres, the wild, wild ….
Monthly filmmaking forum presented by Crosstown Arts & Indie Memphis
Doors open at 6:30 PM; Panel discussion begins at 7:00 PM
Bruce Bui (Ballet Memphis) will discuss his methods for costume design on productions and tips for getting the most out of a small budget on independent films.
Bruce is originally from Southern California and a graduate of CLU, who now lives in Memphis, and is going into his sixteenth season as the Wardrobe Director and Resident Costume Designer ….
Tennessee Craft Southwest presents a juried two-day show which blends art gallery with booths of fine crafts created by local artists.
Preview Party: Friday, August 26, 5-8 pm
Main Event: Saturday, August 27, 11 am – 5 pm
For more information visit TennesseeCraftSouthwest.com