Monday, September 23, 2019

Lifestyle

Made in Richmond: local fashion gurus exhibit T-shirt designs

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond’s best fashion design talent was on full display Saturday, when the T-Shirt Con Fashion Show took over Bridge Storage and Art Space’s film space on Maine Avenue and transformed it into...

Lucky Lloyd to perform at North Richmond Music Fest

The 10th Annual North Richmond Music Festival is set to once again enliven the historic Shields Reid Park with a healthy lineup of live music and activities for the whole family on Saturday, July...

T-Shirt Con Fashion Show coming to Richmond

By Kathy Chouteau What boasts a throng of talented local fashion designers, models of all ages and backgrounds, a Reggae-lovin’ DJ and the hottest made-in-Richmond T-shirts you’re ever going to witness in one place? It’s...
3 new exhibitions coming to Richmond Art Center this month

Richmond Art Center invites submissions of graphic art and illustration

Want your works to be exhibited at the storied 83-year-old Richmond Art Center? The art center at 2540 Barrett Ave. has an open call for graphic art and illustration until the deadline of Aug. 8. The works...
Little Louie's to host pop-up art show and sale

Little Louie’s to host pop-up art show and sale

Little Louie's Restaurant at 49 Washington Ave. in Point Richmond makes sandwiches that are works of art. So it make sense that it would also host an art show. On Saturday, July 27, the Art on...

Got something to say? Contribute to Richmond Civic Center art project

A new public art project underway will have phrases written by local residents turned into large-scale, luminous night-time video projections on the walls of Richmond Civic Center, according to Christy Chan, a Richmond-based artist...
hat’s precisely the case with the Bubbaloo Café, where the owners Gio Gelera and Candice Nguyen named their cafe by combining the names of their beloved pooches Bubba (an English bulldog) and Lee Loo (a French bulldog)—and included a mural of them, to boot. Located at 1402 Marina Way South in Richmond

Rich Life: Bubbaloo Café

By Kathy Chouteau You’ve got to love a café that’s named after a couple of adorable dogs. That’s precisely the case with the Bubbaloo Café, where the owners Gio Gelera and Candice Nguyen named their cafe...
National publication names top current Richmond rappers

Top current Richmond rappers named in national website

The Richmond rap scene received much love in an article that's bouncing around social media. The Real Streetz, a website covering urban environments in the U.S., released a list of Top Richmond Rappers. Such a list...
Young East Richmond Heights fest continues to thrive

Young East Richmond Heights festival thriving

By Mike Kinney Contra Costa County Supervisor John Gioia is one of many local residents impressed at the swift growth of the 3rd Annual East Richmond Heights Arts & Music Festival, which took place Saturday. "It’s...

East Richmond Heights set for 3rd annual art & music fest

By Mike Kinney The community will celebrate local art, music and businesses at the family-friendly 3rd Annual East Richmond Heights Art & Music Festival this Saturday, July 6. More than 25 booths will line the street...

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