LIGHT Up the Night with Art Slam, March 7

February 28, 2013 at 4:48 pm

Art Slam will have many interactive art installations next Thursday, March 7, from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m., in Old Town Newhall.  Before all the action at 4 p.m., the Old Town Newhall Library has a program for tweens to design solar wood carvings using magnifying glass, demonstrated by artist Brian Chandler, known as Solar B.

Solar Wood Carving at Old Town Newhall Library from 4 to 7pm

Solar Wood Carving at Old Town Newhall Library from 4 to 7pm

For a sneak peek at one of the interactive LIGHT art installations, check out this clip by artist Ben Guerrette of the Motion Sketch.  This interactive video installation invites participants to produce flowing imagery from the movement of their hands.

Stroll down Main Street to see a performance by Lily Wilson and an outdoor silent film screening of “The General” at the Railroad Café.  Stop into The Vu Bar and Lounge to catch the UV Art Show by artist group Odius.

Lily Wilson at Railroad Cafe

Lily Wilson at Railroad Cafe

Check out Visual Terrain, an award-winning lighting design firm specializing in architecture, attractions, and the arts, as they transform the exterior of the Old Town Newhall Library with specialty lighting effects.

A programmed light show at the Choctaw Casino Resort, designed by Visual Terrain

A programmed light show at the Choctaw Casino Resort, designed by Visual Terrain

Stop to talk with the artists from the Museum of Neon Art, Linda Price and Michael Flechtner, whom will be exhibiting their neon artwork.

LIGHT - Neon Exhibit from the Museum of Neon Art (MONA)

LIGHT – Neon Exhibit from the Museum of Neon Art (MONA)

Art Slam a New Free Event in Old Town Newhall

February 25, 2013 at 9:04 pm
LIGHT SLAM - Thursday, March 7, 7pm to 11pm

LIGHT SLAM – Thursday, March 7, 7pm to 11pm

Thursdays@Newhall is launching a new free event in Old Town Newhall on the first Thursday of the month, called Art Slam. Art Slam will feature large interactive art installations with a new theme each month designed by local artists, as well as several themed galleries on Main Street in Old Town Newhall. 

 

Light Painting provided by The Psychic Gnome Society

Light Painting provided by The Psychic Gnome Society

On Thursday, March 7, the first event will be themed LIGHT Slam, located on the corner of Lyons and Main Street, from 7p.m. to 11p.m.  Festivalgoers will be able to experience the art displays, exhibits, and installations all focused around LIGHT.  Let the LIGHT artists guide you through a creative flow of experimentation, interactive art, and exhibits at various businesses in Old Town Newhall.

February 22, 2013 at 2:12 pm

 

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SENSES Returns!

February 21, 2013 at 9:41 am
Thursday, March 21, 7 to 11 p.m.

Thursday, March 21, 7 to 11 p.m.

Carnivals are celebrated all over the world form Brazil to Venice and now to Main Street in Old Town Newhall.  SENSES returns,Thursday, March 21, from 7 to 11p.m., for an evening of entertainment, and great food, with thousands of partygoers.