Posts Tagged 'events'
Tags: events, film festival, fire at sea, Harrison Ford, Laura Bessey, Matt Smollon, movies, Sarah Klein, SOMA film festival, sopac, south orange, Susan Greeley, Thomas Hanna
Tags: africa, art, english language, essex county, events, france, maplewood, medievally incorrect, native americans, native americans in north jersey, native americans in the US, south orange, Sultan of Sanctuary, twelve tribes
Hand Drawn Maps at the Pop N Shop at 55 South Orange Av from Thurs, December 15 – Sun, December 18, from 12-8pm.
Below is a small sampling of what’s available for sale.
Tags: art, artist, Earthworks, essex county, events, Figurines, john waters, maplewood, Michael Stipe, nj, Patti Smith, Picasso, Real Estate, SOMA studio artist tour, south orange, Sultan of Sanctuary, William Kentridge
Susan Napack is one of South Orange’s most esteemed and talented artists. Head over to her backyard studio of riches at the annual SOMA Artist Studio Tour on June 5, from 11am to 5pm. More details are in the two links and please find a fun Q&A below.
- Ken: How did you get into art?
- Susan: I knew by Kindergarten as kids kept saying, “Can you draw one of those for me ?”
- Ken: Picasso had a ‘Blue period,’ what phase of your career are we in now?
- Susan: ‘Figurine period’
- Ken: Who’s your favorite artist?
- Susan: William Kentridge
- Ken: Invite 3 celebrities to your dinner party
- Susan: Patti Smith, Michael Stipe (they’d get along great) and John Waters (all around fun guy)
- Ken: Where are you originally from?
- Susan: Westfield, NJ
- Ken: Where on earth would you like to go that you haven’t traveled to yet?
- Susan: Earthworks in Scotland (Celtic Inspired land art – earthworks link )
- Ken: If you couldn’t be an artist, what would you have become?
- Susan: A Chef
Tags: art, art bender, ArtBender, arts unbound, create, essex county, events, ken krasner, maplewood, maps, marathon, Orange, party, south orange, Sultan of Sanctuary, The Baird, west orange
Enjoy 24 hours of creativity in and around the Oranges
in support of Arts Unbound
1) Come play and paint with Denise Hayden of Funky Fun Art and help her create a fun funky mural that will be displayed at Art in the Park during the South Orange Summer Night series, Wednesday evenings in June and July.
2) Add your career to the Careers of SOMA map that will be created by Ken Krasner and you. Stop by and post your career icon or make your own small one. There will be refreshments! When completed, Ken hopes to have the map displayed at a public spot in town.
5 Mead Street, South Orange, NJ 07079Visit ArtBender to learn more and to see the full map of ArtBender creative hubs
Hey South Orange, Maplewood, Orange and anyone else with art to start or finish.
Check out this amazing new art marathon taking place for 24 hours on May 14-15. Below are links to the website and a fun promo. Get involved!
Tags: amanda bananas, Aroy-D, Cheezen, cow and the curd, craft beer, cupcake carnival, Empanada Guy, essex county, events, food truck, original soupman, Outsliders, Philly Farm Truck, Seton Village, Seton Village Foodtruck and Craft Beer Festival, south orange, Sultan of Sanctuary, The Thai Elephant, Waffle DeLys, yummyfoodtruck.com
2014 was the maiden voyage for this hugely succesful event in South Orange’s Seton Village area. The second year event will be on October 2, 2015 from 5-10pm. This year the slate of choices is expanded.
Head to Irvington Avenue (between Ward Place and Tichenor Avenue) for 15 Food Trucks, 2 Stages, 3 Live Bands, and a local NJ craft beer garden sponsored by the Gaslight Brewery,
Village President Sheena Collum added to the intrigue, by releasing the names of the food trucks one at a time to get anticipation up to a fever pitch.
The Taco Truck: Mexican Tacos
Farm Truck Philly: Eclectic Mix of Contemporary American Fare (local)
The Cow and the Curd : Battered Fried Cheese Curd
Oink and Moo BBQ: Barbeque
The Thai Elephant – Thai Food
Original Soup Man: Soup and Lobster Rolls
Cheezen: Gourmet Grilled Cheeses
Empanada Guy: Empanadas
Pizza Vita: Brink Oven Pizza
Romano’s Disco Fries: Fires
The Outsliders: Burger Sliders
Ms. Fu’s Yummy Food Truck, Asian Fusion Comfort Food
Waffle De Lys: Authentic Belgian Waffle with a French Touch with Toppings
Amanda Bananas: Frozen Banana Soft Serve with a Variety of Toppings
Cupcake Carnivale: Cupcakes
Doc’s Draft Ciders: Pumpkin & Apple Cider
Kane Brewing: Head High & Citra Pale Ale
NJ Beer Co: Dry Hopped Weehawkin Wee Heavy
Cricket Hill: Hopnotic & Belgian Dubbel
Flying Fish: Oktoberfish & Hopfish
Carton Brewing: Boat Beer & Red Rye Returning
Little Dog Brewing: Stout & Pale Ale
Angry Erik Brewing : American Limey & Ravol
Forgotten Boardwalk: Smoked Porter & Funnel Cake
Demented Brewing: C-4 IPA & TBA
Highpoint Brewing: Imperial Pilsner
River Horse Brewing: IPA & Special Ale
Gaslight Brewery & Restaurant: Mosaic ESB, Jack-O-Lantern Pumpkin Ale, Oktoberfest, Kolsch & Pirate Pale Ale
Tags: 5k, achievefoundation.org, events, newstead, race, south orange, Sultan of Sanctuary
For more info:
Tags: 102 roland ave., 78 hillcrest rd., 9 deerfield dr., alejandro escovedo, art, artists, big radio, events, maplewood, maplewoodstock, open houses, rusted root, south orange, wailers, west orange
Saturday and Sunday, July 11th & 12th is Maplewoodstock in Memorial Park. Great Evening Headliners this year featuring the Wailers, Rusted Root and Alejandro Escovedo. Catch my friend Robert Mobley’s band, Big Radio on Sunday afternoon.
Of course, lots of great local food, beer garden, artist tables and the kid zone.
the warm up acts (my open houses)
link for the full maplewoodstock schedule