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Silver City Rodeo: Checking in with the band before its EP release, which is the first of a four-part project

Last July, I interviewed Lancaster act Silver City Rodeo. Like many bands I’ve interviewed in the past, Silver City Rodeo has kept in touch. Group member Neil Martin recently emailed me to let me know that the group is seeing … Continue reading

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New artist exchange effort brings French artist to York

Rebecca Cook called me on Tuesday. She alerted me that an artist from France was visitng the area and staying in her home. It was a surprise — a good one, of course — but not out of the blue. … 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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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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Update on Viking Moses: York musician plans to release album, tour China this spring

A lot has happened for York-based musician Viking Moses, aka Brendon Massei, since I spoke with him in 2012. This spring, he is releasing a new album and travelling around the world. But before Massei hits the road, he has … Continue reading

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YorkArts hosts Winter Artists’ Feast Jan. 24 in York

Let your creative juices simmer during the Winter Artists’ Feast: Creative Potluck 6 to 10 p.m. Jan. 24 at YorkArts@CityArt, 118 W. Philadelphia St., York. Artists and art enthusiasts are welcome to discuss art and network. Guests are asked to … Continue reading

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New York Times T Magazine gets into Jeff Koons’ art collection

Jeff Koons — the famous pop artists with York County roots — has been in the news a lot recently. His sculpture “The Balloon Dog (Orange)” sold for a cool $58.6 million, making it the most expensive piece by a … Continue reading

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