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    Thursday night action: Infinite Mile and inifinite Juggalos

    Dec. 19, 2014, 2:23 p.m., Posted by rsharp

    Co-Founding Editor Jennifer Junkermeier and Associate Editor Ryan Harte. On Thursday, December 18th, surrounded by the artificial woodlands at the Cass Café, the crew behind Infinite Mile (a Knight Arts grantee) debuted their Year 1 print compendium to much-deserved kudos, distributing copies to contributors and those savvy enough to...

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    All the right moves: Jim Drain’s Chess Tables in Collins Park

    Dec. 19, 2014, 2:08 p.m., Posted by Valerie Nahmad

    By Elizabeth Shannon, Bass Museum of Art According to Marcel Duchamp, “all artists are not chess players — all chess players are artists.” Visitors to Collins Park can now put this assertion to the test by playing chess on Miami-based artist Jim Drain’s newest work, Chess Tables (2014), located just...

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    Richly colored art marks “Kaleidoscope” at Summit Artspace

    Dec. 19, 2014, 2:04 p.m., Posted by rdurbin

    Judy Takacs, "Sweet Sloth," oil. Photo by Roger Durbin At Summit Artspace, a Knight Arts grantee, the annual holiday show – “Kaleidoscope 2014,” now on view through New Year’s Eve –is a colorful exhibit. Don’t miss the chance to see it during the season, for this...

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