Category Archives: Arts

February 08

Maestro Fresh Wes Toasts 30 Year Career with NEW Album, Champagne Campaign Multi-JUNO Award-winning Artist & Mr. D Actor Releases Two New Singles— ”Minor Chords” and “Waste Yute” — Available TODAY! 2019 Marks Anniversary of the Iconic Artist’s Industry-Pioneering Release— Symphony in Effect & “Let Your Backbone Slide”

Pearls may be the traditional go-to when celebrating a 30th anniversary, but Canada’s veritable hip hop hero Maestro Fresh Wes is toasting the world with a new album — Champagne Campaign — instead.It’s hard to believe three decades have passed since Maestro’s debut album — 1989’s Symphony in Effect — dropped…Its success blazed a fiery fresh trail, becoming the first hip […]

February 08

SUPERBOWL53-LUXURY EXPERIENCE & CO GIFTING-CREATED THE ULTIMATE SUPER BOWL CELEBRITY & ATHLETE GIFTING LOUNGE EXPERIENCE LOUNGE@Shops At Buckhead, Atlanta, Georgia-Sat.,Feb.2nd,2019

By Kimberly Samnang&BK on the SCENE. Photography by A.J. Lam.Luxury Experience & Co presented a luxury gifting lounge honoring celebrities and athletes in Atlanta during Super Bowl Weekend at the exclusive Davidoff of Geneva located in The Shops Buckhead, Atlanta. With the ultimate luxury in design and curated cigars for Super Bowl LIII, Davidoff was where […]

February 07

The Ditka & Jaws Cigars with the Stars Party@Monday Night Garage 933 Lee Street SW Atlanta GA-Thursday, January 31, 2019

This VIP Cigar Party featured premium cigars from the industry’s top brands, single-malt scotch, and many football celebrities that kept us and a bevy of  guests entertained throughout the evening. It included: Red Carpet Entrance Heavy Appetizers PREMIUM CIGARS. SINGLE-MALT SCOTCH. VIP CELEBRITIES. Indoor / Outdoor venue (smoking was not permitted in the indoor space) […]

February 07

2019 CANADIAN SCREEN AWARDS NOMINEES ANNOUNCED CANADIAN ACADEMY TO HONOUR THE KIDS IN THE HALL, DEEPA MEHTA, MARY WALSH & STEPHAN JAMES WITH SPECIAL AWARDS @The Globe and Mail Building -Thurs., Feb. 7th,2019

Today, the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television (the Canadian Academy) announced the nominees in 135 film, television, and digital content categories for the 2019 Canadian Screen Awards, as well as the special awards that will be announced on air including The Kids in the Hall, who will receive the Academy Icon Award, Deepa Mehta, […]

February 06

THREE ARTIST EXHIBIT: Junko Mizuno, Mayuka Yamamoto, and Travis Lampe @ COREY HELFORD GALLERY (Feb. 23, 2019)

Presents THREE-ARTIST EXHIBIT Junko Mizuno, Mayuka Yamamoto, and Travis Lampe OPENING RECEPTION February 23, 2019 | 7pm – 11pm ON VIEW February 23–March 30, 2019 COREY HELFORD GALLERY 571 S. Anderson St. Los Angeles, CA 90033 Open Tuesday-Saturday, 12pm – 6pm (310) 287-2340 On Saturday, February 23, downtown Los Angeles’ Corey Helford Gallery is proud […]

February 06

Georgia Aquarim In Atlanta During Superbowl 53-Tues.,February 5th,2019

12 years after opening up, the Georgia Aquarium revealed expansion plans for a new gallery featuring sharks — one of the most misunderstood species in the ocean — to open in late fall of 2020. An extension of the Aquarium’s conservation and education efforts, the new experience will help guests have a deeper appreciation for […]

February 06

2019 Motion Ball Toronto Gala presented by Grand Marnier @Liberty Grand Fri., Feb 1, 2019

By Sally Warburton The Liberty Grand was the perfect location for the 2019 Motionball.  Motionball is a huge fundraising event for Special Olympics Canada Foundation.  Money raised helps Canadians with intellectual disabilities participate in programs offered by Special Olympics Provincial chapters. Over 45,000 athletes across Canada have had the chance to participate in sports organized by Special […]

February 05

The 18th Annual Off the Field Players’ Wives Association SuperBowl LIII Fashion Show @The Shops at Buckhead Atlanta 3035 Peachtree Road NE, Atlanta, GA – Friday, February 1, 2019

By Kimberly Samnang&BK on the SCENE The day was filled with gorgeous runway ensembles, sexy cocktails and a red carpet to remember. Here were some of the Talent that walked the Red Carpet   • Ericka Lassiter, Off the Field Players’ Wives Association president • Kristina Smith, Girls Who Code spokesperson • Rodney Harrison, 2x […]

February 03

Super Bowl Media Night Party@Georgia Aquarium-225 Baker St NW, Atlanta, GA -Tuesday, January 29, 2019

The Atlanta Super Bowl host committee invited us to their exclusive Media Party. Held annually and solely for those with an NFL/Super Bowl Media credential, there were almost 1000 media personnel from around the globe in attendance.  Premium open bar with only top shelf liquors, plentiful food stations catered by none other than Oscar Chef: […]

February 03

The Pat Summerall Award Honouring Bill Cowher During Superbowl 53 in Atlanta@Atlanta Marriott Marquis-Thurs., Jan. 31st,2019

Each year, The Pat Summerall Award is presented to a person who has made a significant contribution in the sports field. Past honorees include James Brown, Greg Gumbel, Jim Nantz, Chris Berman, Cris Collinsworth, The NFL ON FOX, Al Michaels, Archie Manning, Michael Strahan, Joe Buck, John Madden and Rich Eisen. Legends for Charity was proud […]

February 03

2019 Superbowl Breakfast, The Bart Starr Award @Atlanta Marriott Marquis 265 Peachtree Center Avenue -Atlanta, Georgia -Saturday Feburary 2, 2019

Featuring the presentation of the Bart Starr Award to a current NFL player for outstanding character, integrity and leadership in the home, on the field, and in the community Calais Campbell was the 2019 recipient of the Bart Starr Award. Campbell is in his 11th year in the NFL and serves as a captain for […]

February 03

Berkeley Events Open House – Tuesday, January 29, 2019

by Sally Warburton Berkeley Events Open House was an opportunity to check out the 5 Berkeley event venues. Each of the Berkeley venues has its own unique personality. They should all be seen before making a decision for a special occasion… and this was the perfect way of discovering them. All conveniently located in downtown […]

February 03

Artist’s Talk and Gallery Exhibition Tour with the artist February 2, 2019 the Corkin Gallery at 7 Tank House Lane in the Distillery District, Toronto

by Sally Warburton LEOPOLD PLOTEK: THROW AWAY THE LIGHTS, THE DEFINITIONS Leopold Plotek, an artist born in Moscow, USSR, emigrated to Canada from Warsaw, Poland in 1960. He studied at McGill University, Sir George Williams University, Montreal and Slade School of Fine Art, London.   Since 1976 Plotek has had over 30 solo exhibits in […]

February 02

The 16th Annual Leather & Laces Super Bowl 53 Party@Believe-Atlanta, Georgia-Fri.,Feb.1st&Sat.Feb.2nd,2019

By A.J.LamThe spectacular star-studded 16th Annual Leather & Laces Super Bowl 53 Party was hosted on Friday night by rapper Flo Rida, of “My House” fame, On Saturday night, the host of the evening were: Victoria’s Secret and Sports Illustrated models- Lais Ribeiro and Josephine Skriver.  It was a fascinating mix of Circus Arts and […]

January 31

2019 Super Bowl Opening Night@State Farm Arena, Atlanta, Georgia-Monday, January 28, 2019

By Kimberly Samnang On Monday night, the craziness of Super Bowl week finally began. The Patriots and Rams took turns meeting with reporter after reporter after reporter at Opening Night. We heard from the likes of Tom Brady, Bill Belichick, Sean McVay, Jared Goff, Rob Gronkowski, Todd Gurley, Wade Phillips, and nearly every other player and coach for the Rams and Patriots. I […]