Category Archives: Art

Go Green in the City attracts crowd for street festival in York

Jen Swanner, who is in business development with White Rose Credit Union, joked with me that my Saturday assignment was tough. The sun was shining, flowers were blooming and people were excited to be outside during the sixth annual Go … Continue reading

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Spring Forward Fashion Meets Art recap with videos and social media

Friday night was an inspiring night in York. Leaders of The Parliament and the Royal Square neighborhood realized one of their dreams — to fill the Bond Building on South Queen Street with artistic energy. Several dozen people attend the … Continue reading

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Local artist shares notes from watercolor workshop

Craig M. Andrews, a Lebanon-based artist, emailed me earlier this spring to let me know that he planned to attend watercolorist Tom Lynch’s workshop in the Allentown area March 31 to April 2. Last, week Andrews checked back in to … Continue reading

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Local Lens at CityArt: York photo exhibit to benefit Olivia’s House

Have a barren wall in need of art? Looking for a place to go for First Friday? Interested in giving money to a good cause? Head to CityArt, 118 West Philadelphia St. in York, from 5 to 9 p.m. June … Continue reading

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Local art professionals react to Wayne White’s ‘FOE’ installation in York

Wayne White unveiled “FOE” in York April 4. I am collecting reactions from local artists and art professionals through April 27. Those interested can email me at emccracken@ydr.com with a short reflection on the art and the artist. Include your … Continue reading

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Wayne White art opening: Crowd reactions, photos and social media

A steady stream of visitors flowed into Marketview Arts during First Friday in York to see Wayne White’s large installation title “FOE.” (Marketview Arts used to be the Fraternal Order of Eagles building.) About 60 people helped the artist and … Continue reading

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FlipSide guide 4/3/14: First Friday; Ale Trail passport event; Jewish Food Festival

Find out what’s up this weekend. And check out more events in our newsletter and on our regional pages. First Friday: Get ready to show school pride in downtown York. Use the hashtag #FFYork for social media. Music: – CapLive … Continue reading

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Recap of Wayne White’s lecture at York College

A few hundred people — from across the region — attended artist Wayne White’s lecture, “You’re Supposed to Act All Impressed,” April 2. The event was hosted by York College’s Center for Professional Excellence. After a brief introduction from York … Continue reading

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Wayne White attends York College gallery opening, makes progress on Marketview Arts project

Artist Wayne White saw his York College art exhibit for the first time during a reception Thursday. Dozens of students and community members attended. Gallery director Matthew Clay-Robinson, who hung the show, was eager to get feedback from the artist. … Continue reading

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Artist Craig M. Andrews shows work in York, plans to attend workshop with artist Tom Lynch

Craig M. Andrews grew up exploring wooded areas and streams near Manchester, Mount Wolf and York Haven, according to his Facebook page. He admired work by American watercolorists Andrew Wyeth, John Singer Sargent and Winslow Homer, and creates paintings that … Continue reading

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