Arts & Culture


Thu July 26, 2012
Another Tale Of Downtown Revitalization

River Gallery's 20th Anniversary Coming Up Aug 3rd

The River Gallery is one of the cornerstone businesses in Chattanooga's Bluff View Art District

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Thu July 26, 2012


Sun July 22, 2012
Arts & Culture

Sensei Green's Student Katie Whipple is Third to Make History

Two weeks ago, Katie Whipple won the Silver Medal in the non-handicap beginner women’s division at the Karate National Championships.  Whipple is a 33 year old woman from Dunlap, Tennessee who is legally blind.

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Thu July 19, 2012
Arts & Culture

Back Alley Productions

Kaylee Smith is the driving force behind Back Alley Productions, a new theater company working to keep the community in community theater.

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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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Fri July 13, 2012


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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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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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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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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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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Mon June 25, 2012


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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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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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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