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            Alexander Calder and Pablo Picasso are two of the foremost figures in the history of 20th-century art. The touring exhibition “Calder-Picasso,” which debuted at the Musée national Picasso-Paris and comes to the High Museum of Art this summer (June 26-Sept. 19), reveals the radica…

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The Big Canoe Artists Club meets the first Thursday of the month at 10 a.m. in the Broyles Community Center at the Big Canoe Chapel. Membership in the club is $25 per year, and is open to all Big Canoe property owners regardless of skill level. Members enjoy the camaraderie, educational and …

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            This train would have escaped me if I hadn’t pulled my Jeep over to take a picture of a barn with a giant “See Rock City” ad painted on its aging roof. The GPS on my iPhone was guiding my granddaughter and me to the Tellus Science Museum. As I got out of the car to shoot the barn…

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Lesbian costume dramas really seem to be all the rage these days in independent filmmaking. From Todd Haynes’ awards friendly “Carol” (2015), to Celine Sciamma’s critical darling “Portrait of a Lady on Fire” (2019), to Jessica Swarle’s “Summerland” and Frances Lee’s “Ammonite” just last year…

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April welcomes the greening of our world after another tough winter, where everywhere you looked colors were drab and muted. Photographers are eager to see North Georgia scenery looking lush once again.

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            Could it be that our collective long, dark winter has mercifully come to an end? Birds are a-singin', patios are a-rockin' and vaccines are a-flowin'; could it be hibernation/quarantines are about to expire? Well then, it’s time to eat, and where better than our wicked city, Atla…

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            April is always a wow-flower color month at Gibbs Gardens. The public flocks to our North Georgia location to see the explosions of a kaleidoscope of colors, walk among flowering trees and shrubs, enjoy the peace and tranquility of nature’s surroundings or to simply sit on a gard…

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To make up for the lack of content in a 2020-21 winter season, movie studios are still finding small ways to drop decent to good films. Paul Greengrass’ new western drama, “News of the World,” was given a limited theatrical release over Christmas weekend, like any typical Oscars contender. B…

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            We drive over Big Canoe’s covered bridge so often we may take it for granted. It’s not particularly old like the one at Poole’s Mill, but it is an authentic covered bridge that helps us cross Blackwell Creek. There are a few hiking trails around the bridge and I’ve heard you coul…

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Membership in the Big Canoe Artists Club is $25 per year, and is open to all Big Canoe property owners regardless of skill level. Members enjoy the camaraderie, educational and collective exhibit and marketing opportunities provided by association with the club. For information about club me…

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             Theatrical Outfit (TO) is excited to share the updated spring 2021 mainstage season. After a sold-out digital fall and winter, TO is excited to return to the virtual stage with three pivotal solo productions that speak directly to the world today – “The Catastrophist” by Lauren …

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            The Terraces Committee is continuing its pre-season work booking musical acts for either late June or early July. We will announce our 2021 season lineup once we have a full slate of performers. Whenever we gather back together, we will follow all CDC and county guidelines to ens…

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            Booth Western Art Museum in Cartersville is making the most of its social media outlets by hosting events on Facebook and a YouTube channel.

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            Live theatrical performances by the Southeast’s leading producing theater continue to evolve this spring, moving from parking lot performances to a tent at Woodruff Arts Center.

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            Due to COVID-19 concerns surrounding mass gatherings and in order to produce their productions well, safely, responsibly and feasibly, Elm Street Cultural Arts Village has announced additional updates to their scheduled programming. “While we are cautiously optimistic for the com…

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(Family Features) Even before COVID-19 limited social contact with friends, family and colleagues, many adults experienced loneliness and depr… Read more