After ArtWalk Weekend 2015, we polled the participating artists and with their input, have scheduled ArtWalk Weekend 2016, Nashua’s premier arts festival, on October 15 and 16 to coincide with the Gate City Fall Festival Parade. Mark the date on your calendar. We are well into planning and the registration materials will go live in June.
To help us make ArtWalk the biggest and best ever, we are seeking to contract with an experienced professional to manage the planning and implementation of Art Walk Weekend. We are looking for a team player with strong project/event management skills, excellent interpersonal skills, that is self-motivated and accountable with a flexible schedule. Time commitment is an average of 10 hours a week from date of contract to close of the Art Walk project. Please submit resume, examples of successful project/event management and references to firstname.lastname@example.org by June 2, 2016.
Three international sculptors are busy creating large outdoor sculptures as part of the 9th annual Nashua International Sculpture Symposium. This year’s sculptors are Asta Visiliauskaite from Lithuania, Gopinath Subbanna from India, and Vasilis Vasili from Greece. Please help us celebrate this year’s sculptors their artistic contributions to Nashua at the Closing.
Saturday, June 4th
Meet behind Nashua City Hall
There is still time to visit with them at NIMCO (One Pine St. Extension) as they work on their sculptures. They will be working there Monday through Saturday through June 2nd.
For more information about the Nashua International Sculpture Symposium, go to http://www.nashuasculpturesymposium.org/.
RESERVATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED
Sunday, April 17 – 11 am – Sky Meadow Country Club
The annual event, hosted by City Arts Nashua with the Nashua Arts Commission, celebrates Nashua’s vibrant arts scene, raises funds for arts programs, projects and publicity, honors contributors to the arts, and entertains you with fabulous local talent during the three course luncheon. You can help enrich Nashua’s quality of life by bidding on exciting live and silent auction items, including a special treat this year – lunch and a garden tour for four in the Peterborough home of artists James and Elizabeth Aponovich. You will find Reservation Forms and More Information on the 2016 Awards Luncheon overview page.
Nominations are now open for the 2016 Meri Goyette Arts Award in three categories – individual, small business, and large company/organization. The award recognizes those that help contribute to a vibrant arts community in greater Nashua at the annual luncheon and auction. To nominate in any of the categories download the nomination Guidelines and Form. Get your nomination in before the deadline, March 15.
Save The Date for the Meri Goyette Arts Award Champagne Luncheon and Auction on Sunday, April 17 at 11:00 am at Sky Meadow Country Club. It is Nashua’s annual event that celebrates all the arts and artists, entertains you with fabulous local talent during a three course luncheon, and where you can score great buys on items from our silent and live auction. We have a special auction treat this year – James and Beth Aponovich have donated a garden tour and lunch for four in their Peterborough home. You will find Reservations and More Information on the awards luncheon overview page.
The raffle of James Aponovich’s painting of the Yankee Flyer Diner is set for February 20, generously hosted by Surf Restaurant on Main Street in downtown Nashua. You can still purchase a print of the painting to be eligible for the drawing. You can Buy a Print On-Line Here with a credit card, or go to PRG Rugs on Main Street in Nashua to purchase with a check. You have until February 19 to purchase a print in order to be invited to the drawing.
The Psychic Fair at the Hunt Memorial Building is scheduled for Sunday, March 6 from 11:30 am to 4:00 pm. You don’t have to be a believer – just come for the fun of it at Nashua’s iconic High Gothic landmark. The area’s favorite psychics are available for readers, we will offer aura interpretations, and have a variety of interesting merchandise for sale. Proceeds will benefit the restoration of “Margaret’s View of Nashua,” a beautiful fresco mural in the theater lobby at 14 Court Street, painted by renowned muralist Lucienne Block. Reading start at $25; cash, checks and credit cards accepted.