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Moscow Farmers Market 2015 Poster Contest

Moscow Farmers Market 2015 Poster Contest

The City of Moscow and the Farmers Market Commission have announced the Moscow Farmers Market 2015 Poster Contest. This call to artists is open to everyone regardless of age or experience. The deadline for submissions is Monday March 30, 2015 by 5:00 p.m.

The artist of the winning entry will be awarded $100. The winning entry will be selected on April 14, 2015. Only one (1) entry per individual will be accepted. Contest submittals will be restricted to a 200 mile radius of Moscow, Idaho. Incomplete entries will not be considered, see the Rules and Instructions for details.

 

Application forms and the contest rules are available for pick-up at Moscow City Hall (206 East Third Street) or can be downloaded online at: http://www.ci.moscow.id.us/records/Applications/Poster-Application-2015.pdf

 

City of Moscow Arts Commission seeks Poet Laureate

City of Moscow Arts Commission seeks Poet Laureate

The City of Moscow Arts Commission is seeking a published poet to serve a 3-year term as a poet laureate.

The chosen incumbent will expand literacy and community awareness, honor the many writers within the community, and build upon the correlation between civic life and creativity of local artists.

This call for poetry artists is open only to published poets 18 years of age or older who live in Moscow, Idaho and have a record of community involvement and/or teaching. The poet laureate will receive a $600 annual honorarium.

Applications are now available for those who would like to fill the position, and must be received by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, March 6, 2015.

The Idaho Watercolor Society Traveling Show on now through Jan. 30

The Idaho Watercolor Society Traveling Show on now through Jan. 30

The Third Street Gallery's newest exhibit, Idaho Watercolor Society Traveling Show, is well underway. The exhibit features work from the 2014 IWS Traveling Show, and runs through January 30, 2015.

Every year, the Idaho Watercolor Society sponsors an annual juried competition for its members throughout the state. Only a select few entries were chosen to be exhibited at Boise State University. The paintings featured in this Moscow exhibit are from the North Region of IWS that were shown in Boise and a few works from the Palouse Watercolor Society

Third Street Gallery is located on the second and third floors of Moscow City Hall at 206 East Third Street Moscow, ID. Gallery hours are Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

World premier play “Stationary/Stationery” informed by science and surrealism

World premier play “Stationary/Stationery” informed by science and surrealism

Writing is like a science experiment for University of Idaho Theatre Arts student Vinecia Coleman, author of “Stationary/Stationery,” which premieres in February.

"I enjoy taking multiple theatrical elements, combining them, and then allowing them to create a unique place in the imagination of the theatre-goer," said Coleman, a master’s of fine arts (MFA) student.

Moscow Farmers Market seeks musicians and performers

Moscow Farmers Market seeks musicians and performers

The Moscow Farmers Market is seeking musicians and performers for the 2015 Market season.

To apply for a non-paid performance time slot at the Market please return a completed application by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 17, 2015. Applications are available at Moscow City hall, or can be obtained by emailing DJ Scallorn at dscallorn@ci.moscow.id.us.

Performers should note that this time slot can only accommodate solo / duo performers or performance groups who require minimal equipment set-up. Tip jars and CD sales will be allowed in lieu of payment. The Moscow Farmers Market runs every Saturday, May – October and the non-paid performance time slot is 9:30 – 10:30 a.m.

Those who have any questions or would like to obtain an Application can contact DJ Scallorn, Arts Assistant at dscallorn@ci.moscow.id.us or 208-883-7000 ext. 7204.

 

Lionel Hampton Jazz Fest announces Saturday evening performers

Lionel Hampton Jazz Fest announces Saturday evening performers

The 48th annual University of Idaho Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival’s Saturday, February 28th, evening extravaganza is now complete, adding four new performers to the current lineup of Stefon Harris and Dianne Reeves.

New artists include saxophonist and composer Tia Fuller, clarinetist and saxophonist Ken Peplowski, trombonist Wycliffe Gordon and vocalist Ernie Andrews.

“We’ve been working on this Saturday night show for months,” said Steven Remington, festival executive director. “We think we have a lineup of high-caliber performers that our audiences are going to love.”

Tickets are on sale now, with prices ranging from $20-$50, with discounts for participating students and youth. Call (208) 885-7212 or toll free at 1-88-88-UIDAHO for ticket information, or visit us at www.uidaho.edu/ticketoffice.

Idaho Watercolor Society's traveling show comes to Moscow Dec. 16

Idaho Watercolor Society's traveling show comes to Moscow Dec. 16

Third Street Gallery in Moscow, ID announced its newest exhibit titled Idaho Watercolor Society Traveling Show. The exhibit will feature work from the 2014 IWS Traveling show and will run December 16, 2014 through January 30 2015.

 

The reception for the exhibit will take place January 8, 2015 from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

 

Every year, the Idaho Watercolor Society sponsors an annual juried competition for its members throughout the state.  From all the entries received, only a select few were chosen for a show which was exhibited at Boise State University.  The paintings exhibited are those from the North Region of IWS that were shown in Boise and a few works from the Palouse Watercolor Society.