Storyline Transports: Shadow and Light Festival


One of our 2010 grant recipients, Storyline Transports: Shadow and Light Festival, is a traveling festival bringing hands-on shadow puppet and lantern makingworkshops, a shadow puppet performance stage, and curated videoscreenings to neighborhoods in the Chicago metropolitan area, during weekends this month. In collaboration with architreasures, an arts-based community development organization, the festival targets children and adults of all ages…Keep reading >>

Rocketship Landing Out of this World!


The Rocket Stop by Alan Rorie Mayor Gavin Newsom came out to cheer temporary public art in San Francisco Tomas McCabe, Executive Director of the Black Rock Arts Foundation Some of the crew David Chiu, San Francisco SupervisorFood prepared by the gastronaught Michael Farrah, Mayor Gavin Newsom’s senior policy advisor (and the San Francisco Fire Boat Phoenix , in the…Keep reading >>

Rocket Stop Assembly


I heard a rumor today that these might be photos of parts of the Rocket Stop that Alan Rorie is creating to accompany the Raygun Gothic Rocketship. So just in case we are not supposed to have seen them we will all act really cool when we see Alan on Friday, okay? Shhhh. Mums the word.

The Tipsy Gypsy Ball Comes to Reno


RENO, NV – On a hot summer’s night, a gypsy caravan rolls into town and unloads dancers, musicians, fortune tellers and magic for a one night show at the Knitting Factory on July 30th to benefit the Black Rock Arts Foundation. All will be entertained, rewarded and participate in the hoopla, with prizes for best costume, King and Queen of…Keep reading >>