Art

SEE: CORE Contemporary Dance Presents RISE at Harris Center • March 26, 2016

Sacramento-based contemporary dance company CORE is ready to once again mesmerize audiences with two upcoming performances at Harris Center in Folsom on Saturday, March 26, 2016. The show, called RISE, is inspired by artistic director and choreographer Kelli Leighton’s late grandmother’s incredible life story and her triumph over adversity, and…

Adult Clay Sculpture with Linda Miller, Verge Studio Artist

Of all the ways to spend a midweek night, very little competes with Verge Center for the Arts classes. Not only are these varied in content and form, the different lessons teach a craft that stays with students for a lifetime. This month’s handful of Adult Clay Sculpture classes are…

Art Hotel: If You Build It, They Will Come

If You Build It, They Will Come Art Hotel • 7th and L Streets, Sacramento • Feb. 5–13, 2016 For Sacramento’s burgeoning art scene, there is pre-Art Hotel, and there is post-Art Hotel, it’s really that simple. For the last week and a half, Art Hotel was all anyone was…

JM Knudsen and Sac Free Art Drop are here to change your mindset

PMA-Team Maya Angelou wisely once said, “If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude. Don’t complain.” The idea is, with the right frame of mind, one can accomplish anything, and with a negative mindset, negativity comes back to you. If unfailing positivity makes…

Exploring the Personal and the Spiritual with Artist Sayako Dairiki

Nightmares and Dreamscapes Artist Sayako Dairiki would be a therapist’s easiest patient to dissect. She paints her dreams, which she describes as a mix of her environment and her internal struggle, fueled by experiences from her current life, and possibly a past one. One of her recent pieces, part of…