Arts & Culture

10:30am

Wed July 18, 2012
El Duderino

'The Big Lebowski' and Its Followers

 

To some, the 1998 film The Big Lebowski shares the same ideas and qualities as Buddha, Nietzsche, and William Shakespeare. 

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1:58pm

Fri July 13, 2012

8:50am

Mon July 9, 2012
Arts & Culture

Villa Aviana: A Birdhouse Big Enough For Humans

Jack Denton and Villa Aviana
Rock City Gardens

Rock City-themed birdhouses are seen all over the Southeast--they're almost as ubiquitous as "See Rock City" barns.  Now Rock City has a giant one.

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10:40am

Sun July 8, 2012
Arts & Culture

'Anything Goes' at the Chattanooga Theatre Centre

This musical by Cole Porter opens on CTC's Main Stage on July 13th and runs through July 29th, 2012.

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11:19am

Fri July 6, 2012
Arts & Culture

Langston's Art Masks Benefit FACES

Coyee Shipp Langston, the featured July artist at the In-Town Gallery, creates Asian-inspired artistic masks.  A portion of the proceeds from the masks she sells will go toward FACES, the National Craniofacial Association.

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12:02pm

Wed June 27, 2012
Become Chattanooga's Own JK Rowling?

Quit Your Day Job (Maybe) And Finally Write That Novel

The e-book revolution means anyone can publish a novel at no cost and market it to Kindle, Nook and iPad owners.  But what are the odds of a self-published story becoming a bestseller?

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9:37am

Tue June 26, 2012
Nerds, Geeks and Fiber Arts

Crafty Geeks

Elise Adams Taylor

Nerd Wars is a friendly fiber arts competition between geeks, nerds and passionate fans.

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11:10am

Mon June 25, 2012

2:02pm

Thu June 21, 2012
Participatory Ecology

Jan 21st: Naked, Frigid Biologist Commiserates With Chickadees

The Forest Unseen: A Year's Watch In Nature, by David George Haskell

David George Haskell's new book The Forest Unseen: A Year's Watch In Nature chronicles his experiences getting up close and personal with creatures in a patch of old-growth forest in Sewanee.

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3:07pm

Wed June 20, 2012
Astrology, Art, Homelessness

"That's Just Who I Am": A Profile on Homeless Artist William Engerson

William Engerson The Hart Gallery

 

William Engerson is an artist whose work has appeared at the Chattanooga Hart Gallery and exhibitions throughout the region. However, you can often find him at a Waffle House. 

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12:57pm

Tue June 19, 2012
Col. Bruce, That Is

The Musical Colonel Who Inspired Panic

A little-known Atlanta musician who helped invent the jam band scene and inspired bands like Widespread Panic and Phish is finally getting his due.

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12:34pm

Tue June 19, 2012
Arts & Culture

Team Artifact Brings New Art, Revitalized Studio To Duncan Avenue

'Fly Again, Baby Bird' by Eric Smith

Eric Smith's sculpture 'Fly Again, Baby Bird' was created with a real, tiny, mummified bird.  It's just one unusual thing at Team Artifact's studio.

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11:22am

Mon June 18, 2012
Riverbend 2012

Back With The Moose at Riverbend 2012

Musical Moose performs at Riverbend 2012

On the Riverbend Festival's final night, longtime Chattanooga funksters Musical Moose returned to the stage after a long absence and performed songs from their album "Gone With The Moose."  Click here to listen to the Moose playing "Shake and Bake," one of their best-known songs.

4:55pm

Fri June 15, 2012
Hinkle FTW

GamingUnwrapped: Wade Hinkle’s Big Goals

Wade Hinkle turned his love of games into the Web site GamingUnwrapped.com, which is based in Chattanooga, Tennessee and features game news and reviews.

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4:25pm

Fri June 15, 2012
Riverbend 2012

Junior Brown at Riverbend 2012

Junior Brown likes guitars so much, he put a guitar on his guitar.

Junior Brown closed his Riverbend 2012 performance with a virtuoso guitar solo.  Click here to listen.

 

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