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Archive for January, 2010

01/29/2010

About That Festival Funding

A compromise for Ringling Festival. By Charlie Huisking A creative compromise has helped allay the concerns local arts leaders had about the funding for the Ringling International Arts Festival. But some wariness remains. Earlier this week, the Sarasota County Commission passed a resolution allocating $250,000 to the second annual festival in October. Half the money […]

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01/18/2010

Lights, Camera, Action

Big news in digital film at Ringling College of Art and Design. By Charlie Huisking The computer animation department at the Ringling College of Art and Design is justifiably famous. Its graduates have gone on to work for Disney, Pixar and other animation powerhouses, on projects ranging from Shrek and Up to The Princess and […]

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01/12/2010

My Weekend in St. Pete

An early hello to the new Dali Museum in St. Petersburg. By Charlie Huisking It was too cold to display a melting watch. So instead, a huge hourglass was unveiled in St. Petersburg this week, marking the one-year countdown to the opening of a striking new home for the Dali Museum. Dedicated to the surrealist […]

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