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John Weeden

Life Is Short

PRESENTED ON MAY 03, 2012
IN MEMPHIS, TN @ VOL 1

John Weeden kicks off his presentation with a logo and the latin for "life is short," which then leads into a virtual tour of some of his favorite installations and architectural projects. (in English)

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History Is Important

BY JUSTIN THOMPSON
@ VOL 2 ON JUN 21, 2012

History is important, we can surely all agree on that, but Justin Thompson wants to make sure we all get the message. (in English)

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The Redneck Artist

BY DWAYNE BUTCHER
@ VOL 1 ON MAY 03, 2012

Dwayne Butcher is an artist and curator, and in this presentation he talks about how he started producing art -- what inspired him to start -- and shares works that he has made and that has inspired him. (in English)
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How to Get Things Done

BY KERRY CRAWFORD
@ VOL 2 ON JUN 21, 2012

Kerry Crawford has ADD, "real bad." She uses her presentation to not only explain what ADD really is and how it affects her, but also uses the disease to teach others how to get things done. (in English)
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The Confederate Past

BY MICHAEL FLANAGAN
@ VOL 6 ON MAR 07, 2013

Michael Flanagan talks about Memphis’ confederate past, and how the South’s defeat has affected its image, both historically, and in present times. He gives examples of confederate traditions passed on to future generations, and of revisionist history in Southern culture.

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HOPE in Memphis

BY PAUL GARNER
@ VOL 6 ON MAR 07, 2013

Paul Garner, the organizing coordinator for HOPE (Homeless Organizing for Power & Equality), explains how the organization is helping Memphis and its homeless, and urges viewers to participate as well.

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Taking the Arts to the Streets

BY TEDDY ECK
@ VOL 6 ON MAR 07, 2013

Teddy Eck, a graduate student working in art education, talks about ArtsMemphis, and its various programs for supporting art and arts education in Memphis, and the importance of non-profit arts programs and events in Memphis.

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Art School TN

BY ALLISON JARRETT
@ VOL 21 ON AUG 11, 2016

A discription and look into a start up Art School!

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A Short Introduction to the Principality of Wales

BY PATRICIA DEBRUHL
@ VOL 1 ON MAR 25, 2017

Patricia DeBruhl is a retired teacher and former resident of Wales who has lived in Warwick, New York for the last thirty seven years. The presentation gives a short introduction to various aspects of life in Wales, including some historical facts, cultural background and some of the beautiful scenery.
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ARS Longa, Vita, Brevis - “Art is long, life is short"

BY ANNA RUSSO SIEBER
@ VOL 14 ON SEP 15, 2018

ARS Longa, Vita, Brevis - “Art is long, life is short” - Anna Russo Sieber, Founder and Executive Director of Anna Russo-Sieber Gallery / ARS Gallery Arts & Culture Center has passionately dedicated her career to arts education for over 30 years. Throughout her career as an artist and teacher, she has exhibited her work at fairs, galleries, and art centers.  She has also developed several art programs at various institutions and has had the opportunity to work in museums, art centers, and schools with a focus on cultural arts and youth development.