Art Beat: June 14, 2013

- June 14, 2013

This Week – Currents 2013: New Media Art Festival and the FantaSe Festival

Photo by Matt Weedman | The Bridge Club "Medium" | Featured in this year's Currents New Media Art Festival

Listen to art on the radio with ArtBeat, hosted by Kathryn M Davis, every Friday morning from 11 to noon on KVSF 101.5 The Voice of Santa Fe.

This week's podcast from the show that aired on June 14 features Parallel Studios coexecutive and artistic directors Mariannah Amster and Frank Ragano. You know them from their years of work producing and curating Currents: The Santa Fe International New-Media Festival. Currents opens tonight, Friday June 14 events scheduled from 5 to midnight, and runs through June 30. For a full schedule follow this link.

Next, Cyndi Conn, executive director of Creative Santa Fe, fills us in on the details of FantaSe Festival, celebrating the renovation and re-opening of DeVargas Park as part of a mission of walkability in our downtown/plaza area.

(The second segment begins at about 32 minutes.)