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    Curator profile: art hero Andrew Thompson

    Aug. 26, 2014, 12:29 p.m., Posted by rsharp

    I recently met up with artist Andrew Thompson (a.k.a. Andy T) during a visit to Paint Creek Center for the Arts in Rochester, where he was in the process of hanging and lighting “Break With Tradition,” a show curated by Thompson and featuring an array of local artists. Besides this...

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    Mindful meltdown at Crane Arts Icebox begins with you

    Aug. 26, 2014, 12:24 p.m., Posted by CSchwartz

    As daunting a space as The Icebox at Crane Arts is, Ryan McCartney and Tim Belknap seem to have the process of exhibiting in it down to some sort of science. Along with artist and curator Anna Neighbor, the three have set up an exhibition that is as contemplative as...

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    Reading Queer promotes queer literary culture in South Florida

    Aug. 26, 2014, 9:14 a.m., Posted by laflor

    I founded Reading Queer to promote queer literary culture in South Florida. One way we are doing this is through our first annual Reading Queer Literary Festival, a Knight Arts grantee, which drew a large, enthusiastic crowd to its Inaugural Reading at B Bar at The Betsy hotel. Writers Jan...

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