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Call to Muralists: Dawn of the NEON

Written by NEON District.

P R O J E C T  O V E R V I E W
The public art committee of the new NEON (New Energy of Norfolk) District seeks muralists for collaborative large scale public art projects. In the community-oriented spirit of the neighborhood, selected artists will be paired with a glass, projection/light, or neon artist to collaborate, building off the muralist’s design to create works that extend off the “page” (or in this case wall). The committee is interested in how the mural can be activated at night, transforming environment and landscape of the NEON District as the sun goes down.

Newly Re-Discovered Japanese Work on Display at the Chrysler

Written by Erin Cook.

Sometimes I like to consider myself a mini expert on Japan. I learned to speak and write Japanese in school years ago; I’ve traveled all over Japan numerous times; and most currently relevant, my brother, who has lived in Japan for 13 years, married into the coolest family of Japanese artists.

Reasons to Leave Your House: Animal Mating & Dating Edition

Written by Stephanie Harris.

Thursday

7-9pm: Meet the FBI’s “real Indiana Jones” at the Mariner’s Museum during an edge-of-your-seat presentation. For more, click here.

7:30pm: See the Joffrey Ballet at the Ferguson Center for the ArtsFor more, click here.

8pm: Beginning Thursday and running through Sunday, the College of William & Mary’s Department of Theatre, Speech & Dance and the Orchesis Dance Company present An Evening of Dance. Tickets range from $7-15, and shows are 8pm Thursday through Saturday, and 2pm on Sunday. For more, click here.

8:30pm: Kick back on your couch with your favorite friend and join Skye’s Bountiful Bling Bling Birthday Bonanza Concert! Though this is really a reason NOT to leave your house (the internet is awesome), it should still be loads of fun with new songs, 90s covers, laughs, games, prizes and more. For more, click here.

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