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The East Valley Institute of Technology is still accepting enrollment for the 2014-15 school year in most classes, including the new Future Engineers program at the East Campus.
People speak about autism as if it were the embodiment of hopelessness. It’s a disorder marked by lacking — a lack of social awareness, a lack of communication skills from an early age, a lack of understanding of emotions — and one that doesn’t have a cure. It’s treated and discussed as if it were a death sentence for life.
I’ll always have a soft spot in my heart for the original 1968 Planet of the Apes film, but the new Dawn of the Planet of the Apes is not only the best out of the eight films in the Apes franchise, it’s the best movie I’ve seen this year and one of the most exciting, thought-provoking and entertaining films ever made. This movie is jaw-dropping astounding from start to finish and is a simian spectacular of the highest order.
Sundust Gallery & Art Center will offer a Christmas in July discount for July paint parties. Groups of 1-9 will receive $25 off a private paint party, while groups of 10 or more will receive $50 off.
NEW YORK — An exhibit of quilts, clothing, uniforms and other Civil War-era textiles reveals a complicated and heart-wrenching time.
One of the funniest quirks Gilbert resident Marieke Davis possesses is her interest in the arts. It’s not because of her artistic talent — a recent win in a national poster contest proves she has skill — but from the way she expresses herself artistically.
Things are always worse the second time around, the deputy police chief warns the buddy-cop team of Jenko and Schmidt in "22 Jump Street."
Mesa artist Jim Gardner has been successfully supporting himself with his art for decades, but he doesn’t think of it as a job. It doesn’t have a pension or benefits, and there is no guarantee of job security.
Andy Warhol, 1985. Screenprint on Lenox museum board, 39 3/8 x 31 1/2 in. Gift of The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc.
The Arizona State University Art Museum is debuting some pretty big new works this summer.
No one can blame Gareth Edwards for admittedly feeling nervous when asked to helm a remake of the biggest monster movie of all time. Sure, the only other film he had directed happened to be 2010's "Monsters." But this time, it was Godzilla.
Many would agree with naturalist David Attenborough that nature "is the greatest source of visual beauty."
Every year in the spring, Tempe arts school New School for the Arts & Academics (NSAA) throws a big event to raise money for the school. The students showcase their talents through various types of performances such as dance, drama, and music and their visual art skills by selling various items they’ve made such as pottery, buttons, bobble-heads, etc. In addition to this marvelous display of talents, the students and faculty run activities like this year’s dunk tank, carnival games, and a rather impressive raffle. These kids have some serious talent!
Anna Han is one of three Arizona high school seniors named a U.S. Presidential Scholar this week. The honor is somewhat deceiving in name.
Downtown Mesa is experiencing an infusion of activity and nightlife through a collaboration involving local artists and businesses, the City of Mesa, Neighborhood Economic Development Corp, Mesa’s Department of Arts and Culture, and Downtown Mesa Association (DMA). Numerous community-focused events and free activities are being offered toward the shared goal of enlivening the walkable Main Street area.
Mesa Community College student Jessica Thompson’s training in the arts focused almost entirely on the visuals. That, however, didn’t prevent her from winning a national competition for her skills at adding an audio element to a fall MCC performance.
Arizona artists can apply to be part of the 2014 TCA Biennial hosted by the Copper Exhibition at Gallery at Tempe Center for the Arts.
The SunDust Gallery in Gilbert is hosting an art show in May with the theme “Thinking Outside the Box.”
Praised by audiences and critics alike, choreographer Stephen Petronio is widely regarded as one of the leading dance-makers of his generation. New music, visual art and fashion collide in his dances, producing powerfully modern landscapes for the senses. Like Lazarus Did is an evening-length work inspired by the mythology of resurrection
NEW YORK — So you want to paint a room white. Sounds easy, until you go to the hardware store to buy paint and discover there are dozens of whites to choose from.
SunDust Gallery, the Gilbert spot that offers art programs for kids, teens and adults amid an eclectic display of local art, is offering a special deal to moms on Thursdays.
East Valley Institute of Technology students are making masquerade masks to raise money for a nonprofit organization. Students are asking for donations of costume jewelry, feathers, beads, sequins, glitter, fabric and other craft supplies to make this project possible.
Due to popular demand, Desert Botanical Garden has opened up late-night sessions of Chihuly After Dark, a series of opportunities to check out the work of internationally renowned artist Dale Chihuly amid music from live disc jockeys and drink service at cash bars.
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