Visual Art

Podcast #119: The Triangle and GET OUT!

The Triangle Feature

The Triangle Erin Dorney and Tyler Barton started The Triangle a little less than a year ago with the idea of creating an online calendar to capture and report on all of the literary events happening around the Lancaster, York, and Harrisburg areas. A lot of things were happening in the literary scene, but there…

First Friday at PARKED: The People of Lancaster

Glass Plate Photography

I had the honor and privilege of being invited to participate in a really cool photo project that will result in this week’s First Friday exhibit by our friends at Parked, Lancaster’s first mobile art gallery. Each First Friday of 2013, photographers Ole Hongvanthong (Photole) & Taylor Brown have assembled a fresh photo exhibit in…

Nine Artists, Nine Worlds

Mark Heyer - Get Down From There (oil on wood panel 11 x 14 inches)

  Lancaster Galleries has been a prominent player on the Lancaster arts scene for nearly 30 years. Indeed, there have been times when it was one of just a few galleries in town and it has been supporting and promoting some of the area’s finest artists long before they knew they were part of a scene.…

Four for First Friday!

SS&C_2013

Saturday and Sunday may be ArtWalk (hear our Podcast with organizer Nick Mohler here), but the weekend d’art gets rolling with Lancaster’s monthly city-wide extravaganza, First Friday. Our four picks this month are Friday-only events and represent a wonderful mix. Senior Show and Celebration - Pennsylvania College of Art & Design, 204 N Prince Street, 5-9…

Podcast #106: Lancaster Spring ArtWalk

Lancaster ArtWalk (wide)

Today we’re celebrating spring by talking about Lancaster Spring ArtWalk. We welcome Nick Mohler, from the Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen, for an overview of ArtWalk weekend, coming up on Saturday, May 4 and Sunday, May 5. Lancaster ArtWalk is organized each year, once in the spring and once in the fall to celebrate the arts…

Five places to hit this First Friday

LancasterARTS

There is no telling what the weather will do to us this First Friday, but it’s certain that there will be goodness all over town for Lancaster City’s monthly arts extravaganza. While LancasterArts has done much of the heavy lifting for you (links to their guide and map can be found here), we are again…

Podcast #102: Young/Lancaster and the Monthly MU Arts Update

Shawna Stoltzfoos

Shawna Stoltzfoos is a Lancaster-based screenwriter, who moved to the area last summer with her husband, singer-songwriter Jake Lewis. Shawna and Jake were both featured on episode #83 of Around the Wood Stove in November 2012 talking about the decision to relocate to Lancaster because of the blossoming creative scene here. Inspired by what she found after settling…