Experimental Flamenco based theater performance artist Niurca Marquez pushes the limits of dance and flamenco aesthetics into a space that shatters stereotypes and takes us on a journey of cultural memory and how it is passed from one generation to the next.
Free Community Events:
- Meet the Artist:- Nov. 1, Dec. 6, 4 - 7 PM. ACA at Harris House
- Flamenco Fun Dance Class: Nov. 2, 3 PM. Harris House
- Artist Talk & Performance: Oct. 25, Noon. Gallery at Avalon Island, Orlando
- History House performance: Dec. 6,7,12,13,14, 6 - 8 PM, ACA Harris House
Artist Talk: Friday, October 24, 11 AM
FREE and open to the Public
ACA Downtown, Arts on Douglas
123 Douglas Street. New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168. (386) 428-1133
Gallery Hours: Tue - Fri 10 AM - 5 PM, Sat 11 AM - 3 PM
Learn more: http://artsondouglas.net/
The 6th Annual Blue Flower Arts Winter Writers’ Conference features renowned faculty in poetry, fiction, and memoir in a tranquil and stimulating oasis removed from life’s daily routines and pressures. Join Benjamin Percy (Fiction), Nick Flynn (Memoir), and Carolyn Forche (Poetry), for exciting and enlightening week-long workshops in the Florida sun. This year we welcome Jeffrey Shotts, executive editor at Graywolf Press, who will lead a panel on editing and be available for individual manuscript consultations. Register today!
Two former Master Artists from Atlantic Center for the Arts in New Smyrna Beach have been named 2014 MacArthur Fellows, an award recognizing 21 exceptionally creative individuals with a track record of achievement and the potential for significant contributions in the future. Rick Lowe (ACA 2011) is a public artist who reinvented community revitalization as an art form by transforming a long-neglected neighborhood in Houston into a visionary amalgam of arts venue, community support center, and historic preservation initiative.
Atlantic Center for the Arts, Pabst Visitor Center
1414 Art Center Ave. New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 (386) 427-6975
Gallery Hours: Tue- Fri 10 AM - 4 PM, Sat 10 AM - 2 PM
An excerpt written by poet and art critic, John Yau included in the book ICONS & IDOLS: A PHOTOGRAPHER’S CHRONICLE OF THE ARTS (1960-1995) organized by Atlantic Center for the Arts best tells his story.
Atlantic Center for the Arts announces an exciting 2015 Master Artists-in-Residence schedule, featuring performers, composers, visual artists, writers, and a collaborative partnership with Found Sound Nation and the US Embassy in Islamabad.
Florida Surf Film Festival (FSFF) 2014 program focuses on presenting new work by independent filmmakers and exploring the interplay between documentary films, surfing, our culture, and music. The festival includes six feature films and twelve short films. Filmmakers from all over the world submitted over 120 films from which the FSFF made their official selections. The program includes 20 filmmakers at the festival and films documenting surfing from Tasmania, Indonesia, Norway, Alaska, Peru and more.