Archive for August, 2012

Strollin (part 2)

Friday, August 31st, 2012
Lady Galaxy, spray paint artist, NYS Fair

Lady Galaxy, spray paint artist,  NYS Fair

Hilby juggling during the day, NYS Fair

Hilby, NYS Fair

Strollin

Friday, August 31st, 2012
Seeing People as Trees: Living Flora NYS Fair

Seeing People as Trees: Living Flora, NYS Fair

North Country

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

Matthew Chase, sings in the Dairy Building at the NYS Fair

Matthew Chase, sings in the Dairy Building at the NYS Fair

 

National Public Radio (NPR) recently featured the work of photographer Henry Horenstein, who reminds us that country music is rural music, not only Southern music.

Nature v. Nurture

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

Designer James Victore wrote this interesting essay and asked “Is Shyness something we learn?”

Green Peace

Thursday, August 30th, 2012
Sir. Quala at the NYS Fair

Knight Rises

Thursday, August 30th, 2012
Evan Knight plays at La Dolce Vita

Evan Knight plays Dolce Vita

Amid the construction and fractured streetscape along the East Genesee Street portion of the Connective Corridor, Dolce Vita continued it’s live music series on Wednesday with a performance by the Evan Knight Trio.  The trio played hits by Stevie Wonder and Al Green as well as some jazz standards.

Knight made a name for himself playing multiple gigs and festivals around Syracuse and was mentored by Dave Frateschi (of the BlackLite horns).

Spin Cycle

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012
Wave Swinger, NYS Fair

Wave Swinger, NYS Fair

 

Enterprise, NYS Fair

Enterprise, NYS Fair

Old Faithful

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012
Dairy Building, NYS Fair

Dairy Building, NYS Fair

Despite low attendance numbers overall, the Dairy Building and the Rainbow Milk Bar, home of the Butter Sculpture and twenty-five cent cup of milk, remains a popular destination at the New York State Fair.

Then & Now (NYS Fair Edition)

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

Longhouse, Indian Village (NYS Fair), circa 2007

Longhouse, Indian Village (NYS Fair), circa 2010

Longhouse, Indian Village (NYS Fair), circa 2010

Longhouse, Indian Village (NYS Fair), earlier this week

Longhouse, Indian Village (NYS Fair), earlier this week

Neighborhood in Transition (part 15)

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012
The Connective Corridor goes live as students return to campus and surrounding community.

The Connective Corridor goes live as students return to campus and the surrounding community.