| Nov 4, 2013
| 9:41 AM
Taylor Swift will become only the second recipient ever of the Country Music Assn.’s Pinnacle Award, presented to an artist who dominates music worldwide. She’ll receive the award during Wednesday’s telecast of the 47th annual CMA Awards...
| Sep 15, 2013
The Coral Springs Museum has much to celebrate for its 16th birthday this year: a growing partnership with the Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale; a new director in Bryan Knicely; and one other benefit.
"We're officially old enough to own a driver's...
| Jan 14, 2014
France is always working to show off its rich heritage in innovative ways. You'll see some impressive changes this year.
The big news in Paris is that the extensive, multi-year makeover of the Picasso Museum is nearing completion. The museum, which...
| Feb 18, 2014
Lately, I've really been enjoying what I consider to be the "second cities" of Europe, such as Naples in Italy, Marseille in France and Hamburg in Germany. These places often have a rough, Industrial Age heritage and a rust-belt vibe that keeps them...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 10:42 AM
With a brush or pencil in hand, Daniel Pontet has been painting and drawing since age 4. Now, at 56, he gets his kicks out of making art with his feet.
Pontet, who lives in Hallandale Beach with his wife and daughters, has become a fixture at ArtWalk, a...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 4:27 AM
The Wadsworth Atheneum has 50,000 items in its permanent collection, so it wasn't easy for Director Susan Talbott to choose 10 of those items to represent the museum's most important holdings. "I could probably give you 50, and if you asked me tomorrow, I...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 9:00 PM
55th Annual Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival
Where: Central Park, Winter Park
When: Friday-Sunday, March 21-23. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday
Information: www.wpsaf.org or 407-644-7207
| Oct 31, 2013
Five-year-old Ruhee Lalla of West Hartford sat at a table recently making a little terrarium with a plastic globe, moss, sticks, rocks, shells and twine. All around her at other tables, other children made terrariums while their parents watched. The...
| Oct 20, 2013
For a tiny state, Connecticut is big on culture. We're home to hundreds of museums featuring fabulous art and artifacts. But in many cases, admissions aren't cheap — which can make them inaccessible to individuals and families on tight budgets....
| Nov 19, 2013
| 4:26 PM
Picture this: Hollywood as a giant canvas, ready for street art.
Colorful murals already adorn 10 downtown buildings, where they have been both praised and panned. But because they bring an energy and sense of identity, Commissioner Peter Hernandez...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 8:18 AM
Happy Harvest Kids Sale
Oct. 1-2. Rake in the savings at The Five Ladybugs Happy Harvest Consignment Sale. Beat the heat and shop the indoor boutique for all your childrens needs. Or sell your unwanted items and receive up to 70% of...