BC Visiting Artist Talk & Workshop | Susan Taylor Glasgow 2/12/15

BC Visiting Artist Talk & Workshop | Susan Taylor Glasgow
Thursday, 02/12/2015 – 02/13/2015 06:30 pm – 08:00 pm
STGBroward College North Campus | Lecture Hall
1000 Coconut Creek Blvd. Bldg. 46 Room 152,
Coconut Creek, Florida 33066
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Cost: FREE

LECTURE | Sculptural & Figurative Glass / North Campus Lecture Hall Bldg. 46 Room 152

Utilizing her skills as a seamstress, Columbia, Missouri native Susan Taylor Glasgow has developed a unique approach to glass, stitching glass components together to create complex forms and imagery that borrows from the 1950’s. Since receiving her BFA in Design from the University of Iowa her work has become part of the permanent collections of several national and international museums.

This Event is Free to the Public

WORKSHOP | Tips for Artists / Text & Image in Ceramics | Ceramics Studio Bldg. 50 Room 125

February 13, 11am

Be part of an intimate, hands-on workshop with an acclaimed visual artist and hone your skills or learn something completely new. All supplies provided and free to the public.

Knight Arts Challenge Community Q&As 2/2/15 – 2/6/15

Knight Arts Challenge Community Q&As
kac-south-florida-eblastMonday, February 2, 7 p.m.
ArtSouth, South Miami Community Center
5800 SW 66 St.
South Miami, FL

Tuesday, , February 3, 7 p.m.
The Projects at FATVillage
523 NW First Ave.
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Wednesday, , February 4, 7 p.m.
1035 N. Miami Ave., No. 300
Downtown Miami, FL

Thursday, February 5, 7 p.m.
African Heritage Cultural Arts Center
6161 NW 22nd Ave.
Miami, FL

Friday, , February 6, 11 a.m.
Custom House Museum
281 Front St.
Key West, FL
park at the Westin

The Community Q&As will be cohosted by ArtSouth, city of South Miami, African Heritage Cultural Arts Center, Miami-Dade County, Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs, Key West Art and Historical Society, the Westin Key West Resort & Marina, Florida Keys Council of the Arts, Cannonball, FatVillage and Broward Cultural Division.

Beginning Jan. 26, South Floridians can apply for the Knight Arts Challenge, which funds the best ideas for bringing the community together through the arts. The deadline for the challenge, a project of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, is Feb. 23. More here.

Art Talk | Nancy Ellison: The Avant-Garde Discovered Glitter: Hollywood Glamour Photography 1/25/15

Art Talk | Nancy Ellison: The Avant-Garde Discovered Glitter: Hollywood Glamour Photography
Sunday, 01/25/2015 – 02:00 pm – 03:30 pm
NSU Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale
One East Las Olas Blvd.,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301
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Cost: Free with Museum admission; free for children under 12, Museum members, NSU students, faculty and staff.

Nancy Ellison, a celebrated photographer of world leaders and pop culture icons, discusses her first-hand experience of the golden years in Hollywood.

Please RSVP to [email protected] or 954-262-0204.

Justin & Landmark Wine Dinner at The Rusty Hook 1/26/15

JUSTIN & Landmark Wine Dinner at The Rusty Hook
Monday, 01/26/2015 – 07:00 pm – 09:30 pm
Rusty-Hook-LogoThe Rusty Hook Tavern
125 Riverside Dr,
Pompano Beach, Florida 33062
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Cost: $85, plus tax + gratuity

The newly opened Rusty Hook Tavern in Pompano Beach will host their very first wine dinner on Monday, January 26th at 7:00 p.m. The theme for this dinner is California Cool and they’ll be featuring Justin & Landmark wines. For those new to The Rusty Hook Tavern, it truly is a hidden gem. It’s a new modern American restaurant in Pompano overlooking the intracoastal and features the cuisine of Chef Nader “Ned” Jaouhar (who you may now from Dixie Tracks Cafe or as the former Executive Chef of Cielo at Boca Raton Resort & Club).

Cost is $85, plus tax and gratuity and an RSVP is required. To make a reservation, email [email protected] or call 954-941-2499.

Sparkling Reception with passed nibbles and a sparkling wine surprise from California

Braised Endives
candied walnuts | compressed apple | goat cheese
Chardonnay, Overlook, Landmark Vineyards, 2012

Seared Scallops
roasted salsify | wild mushrooms | romesco
Pinot Noir, Overlook, Landmark Vineyards, 2012

Short Ribs
roasted baby vegetables | cipollini onions | red wine reduction
Justification, Justin Vineyards, Paso Robles, 2012

Panna Cotta
house berries
Obtuse, Justin Vineyards, Paso Robles 2011

Pleasure & Intimacy 2/25/15

Pleasure & Intimacy
Wednesday, 02/25/2015 – 06:30 pm – 09:30 pm
pleasureintimacybanner1Your Big Picture Cafe
5935 South University Drive,
Davie, Florida 33328
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Cost: 95

If surrender, and being fully present in your body during sex and intimacy, and being able to ask for what you want and receive a man, and being able to tune into and know a woman’s body like a magician is of supreme value to you, this is a unique and intimate experience that will cultivate your skills and richen your real-world experiences.

Alexis Caputo: “Afro-Diaries” 2/26/15

Alexis Caputo: “Afro-Diaries”
Sunday, 02/26/2015 – 02/26/2015 08:00 pm –
Alexis-Caputo-Original-Sent-to-Lamar-LovelaceBroward College South Campus – Performing Cultural Arts Theatre
7200 Pines Boulevard,
Pembroke Pines, Florida 33024
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Cost: Free for students with valid ID; $10 for general public

“Afro-Diaries” identifies and embraces the stories of women, with excerpts from Caputo’s portfolio of solo and collaborative performances, which include “Spit Boxing,” “The Waiting Room,” “The Lynching Eye,” “Raw Footage,” “Souled-Out,” “Truths Carved from the Belly,” “Women of the Drum,” “The Proud Pilgrim”, and “Deconstruction & Deliverance.” The production is a powerful exploration of women, politics, issues of gender, race, equity and equality in society. Visit alexiscaputo.com.

David Harrell Performs A Little Potato Hard To Peel 1/23/15

David Harrell Performs A Little Potato Hard To Peel
Friday, 01/23/2015 – 07:00 pm – 09:00 pm
Broward College, South Campus Performing and Cultural Arts
7200 Pines Boulevard,
Pembroke Pines, Florida 33024
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Cost: $10 for General Admission, Free for Students with I.D.

David Harrell takes the audience on a journey that begins with the day he was born without his right hand. What starts out as one man’s challenge to accept his own strengths and limitations becomes a compelling charge for us all. The OVERHEARD series is a collection of one-person performances from nationally recognized entertainers as well as local innovators. The series battles taboo topics from unique viewpoints including sexual abuse, sexual liberation, gender, race relations and equality.