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  • Havana Nights Gala @ The Kate

    Havana Nights Gala @ The Kate

    The Katherine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center Held its annual summer gala themed "Havana Nights" on Saturday, Aug. 30, which included dinner, dancing, music and live and silent auctions under a starlit sky.

  • Plainville Hot Air Balloon Festival

    Plainville Hot Air Balloon Festival

    People from across the state gathered at Norton Park in Plainville Aug. 28 to 30  for the 2015 Plainville Fire Company Hot Air Balloon Festival, which included fireworks, live music, a car show and four hot air balloon launches across the three-day event.

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  • 'Dotted Dialogues': Indigineous Australian Art At UConn

    'Dotted Dialogues': Indigineous Australian Art At UConn

    Australian Aboriginal artists have a different idea of landscapes than Western artists. Tribespeople see the world in an aerial view: mountains are concentric circles, rivers are lines leading from one place to another, animals skitter as wavy lines indicate movement. Images are made from hundreds...

      • NBMAA Names New Director To Succeed Douglas Hyland

        NBMAA Names New Director To Succeed Douglas Hyland

        New Britain Museum of American Art on Friday named a director to succeed Douglas Hyland. Min Jung Kim, who will join the museum on Nov. 2, is currently deputy director for external relations of the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum of Michigan State University in East Lansing.

          • Real Art Ways Puts Out Strongly Worded Plea For Funding

            Real Art Ways Puts Out Strongly Worded Plea For Funding

            Real Art Ways sent out Wednesday a strongly worded call for funding, pointing out shortfalls in its expected contributions and stating that "longevity is not a guarantee," implying that the Hartford art space might not last long without a quick infusion of cash.

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          • 'How To Change the World,' Greenpeace Doc, At Area Theaters

            'How To Change the World,' Greenpeace Doc, At Area Theaters

            Greenpeace is one of the most well-respected and longstanding of the world's great environmental organizations, and a documentary playing in theaters nationwide tells the story of the organization and its origins.

              • Dance Documentary At Avon Theater

                Dance Documentary At Avon Theater

                Paul Taylor is one of the most influential, innovative and outside-the-box choreographers of the 20th century, and a new documentary follows him from beginning to end in the creation of one of his pieces.

                  • Film Shot In CT To Debut On Lifetime

                    Film Shot In CT To Debut On Lifetime

                    A film by Rocky Hill-based Synthetic Cinema International has been picked up by A&E Networks and will make its nationwide premiere on the Lifetime channel on Saturday, Sept. 12, at 8 p.m., according to the film’s producer, Andrew Gernhard.

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