Thursday, October 09, 2008

Press Release - MAC 2nd Saturday in Media, Oct. 11th


2nd Saturday Arts Stroll FREE!

October 11, 2008 6:00 to 9:00pm


Fall is here- celebrate the change of seasons at Media's 2nd Saturday! And, since 2nd Saturday is always fabulous and always FREE, you can't beat the price for a night filled with an amazing array of live music and original artwork! You don't even need to drive far, making 2nd Saturday eminently affordable for a date, to take out the family, or to go out with friends. So, enjoy the crowds, fill your senses, and start scoping out inexpensive but one-of-a-kind holiday presents at Media's stupendous shops! And stop by our Photography Exhibit Opening...

2nd Saturday Main Event:

Media ICONS Photography Exhibit Opening:
A 2nd Look

ONE NIGHT ONLY EVENT! Tango 411 Studio - map # 51 6-9 pm. This exhibit is of juror-selected works from the Media ICONS Photography Exhibit. Professional and Amateur photographers from around the greater Media and Philadelphia area submited photography focusing on the "ICONS" of Media, PA. Works provided a "2nd Look" or an insight into something unusual about the town that might not be noticed upon a first impression of Media. This exciting exhibit is sponsored by First Keystone Bank and jurored by Stephen Perloff, Editor of The Photo Review, The Photograph Collector, and Focus Magazine. Space donated by Tango 411 Studio. This opening night reception will include refreshments and guitar music by Mark Oppenlander in styles ranging from classical to popular. Exhibit runs through Friday, October 17.

Human Puppet Paintbrush!
Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union - map # 19 If you missed him at July's 2nd Saturday, don't miss him again! Visitors will assist Performance Painter Colin Magness as he hangs from a scaffold to paint a large hanging canvas.

Children's Artwork

This month there will also be opportunities for young budding artists to display their works! The Media Arts Council invites all children artists to bring their artwork to the Franklin Mint during the hours of the 2nd Saturday Arts Stroll to hang in our mini "instant gallery." Six easels will showcase the artwork of young artists for all to enjoy.Use the map!

There are 46 businesses hosting 15 visual artists and live music by 19 groups and musicians! Don't know where to start? Navigate this arts extravaganza with the 2nd Saturday map! Check it out now, or pick it up at participating businesses on 2nd Saturday!

2nd Saturday is presented by the Media Arts Council. The Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union is our 2nd Saturday presenting sponsor. Thank you for your interest in M.A.C. and for your support of the arts in Media, PA. Please help us spread the word about 2nd Saturday; share this [info] with your friends!

Thank you,

Media Arts Council

1 comment:

  1. Hello, your artic caught my attention. This is my first time on your blog.
    I love the colors of the paintings, the theme, and everything about it. Do you prefer this to reading?

    I would like to visit again if you feel a countervisit on each others blogs will be worth our individual busy schedules...