Monday, May 24, 2010

Visual Acoustics on the Sundance Channel

Starting tonight on the Sundance Channel you can see the documentary, Visual Acoustics: The Modernism of Julius Shulman. This is a must see for fans of MCM art and architecture. It very likely when you think of MCM homes, especially the Case Study homes, a Shulman image comes to mind.

Read about the film and the filmmaker, Eric Bricker here.

Look up showings here.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Weekend Plans

1. Cocktails and Comedy: Tonight catch the Drinking Made Easy Comedy Tour with Zane Lamprey of the Three Sheets TV show at House of Blues.

2. If you would rather brave the rain: this weekend is the Wildflower Music and Arts Festival. Revisit the 90s with Toad the Wet Sprocket, Cowboy Mouth, B-52s and Candlebox.

3. Sunday, travel over to Lakewood for LakeWoodstock. There will be live music, artists, and a bike ride starting at Main Street Garden and ending in the Lakewood Village.

Thursday, May 6, 2010

Weekend Plans

1. City Arts Festival is this weekend. They have moved from the Arts District to Fair Park. There will be dancing, live music, and artists selling their wares.

2. Friday night flights at Nana at the Anatole. 20 bucks gets you a flight of bubbly paired with cuisine from the restaurant. A great way to start the evening.

3. Celebrate Mother's Day on Swiss Ave. touring the homes of Swiss Ave. at the Swiss Ave. Home Tour.

Sunday, May 2, 2010

Patio Sessions at AT&T Performing Arts Center

Starting this Thursday the AT&T Performing Arts Center will have free evening concerts in Sammons Park. The Sammons Park is between the Wyly Theater and the Winspear Opera House. The concerts start at 5:30pm every Thursday starting May 6 and will run through June. You will be able to bring your own food, but alcoholic drinks will need to be purchased from concessionaires on site.

The lineup so far is:

May 6: Mi Son, Mi Son, Mi Son

May 13: Salim Nourallah

May 20: Radiant

May 27: Rockestra and Anaphase

June 3: Doug Burr

June 10: Seryn