Sunday, May 31, 2009
Tranquil residents DanD Rau and Sazzy Oh have organized a Tranquil photo contest and classes. Here are the basic details. The Theme is "Tranquil Colors", and entries must be submitted no later than June 14 for the photo contest. Photography classes will be held at the Tranquil Cafe on Sunday June 7 at 7amslt and 4pmslt. There will be $1000 Linden awarded to winner.
There is more information available at the Tranquil Cafe.
MetaMeets 2009 Amsterdam, was a European conference addressing the present and future of user-created virtual worlds such as Second Life, Active Worlds, OpenSim and more. Part of MetaMeets09 was a live concert at Molly Malones Pub in Amsterdam by Al Hofmann, Xander Nichting and JooZz. On Friday the 22nd of May they met for the first time in real life
This was a mixed reality event. The live show was simultaneously streamed into Second Life platform where about 100 people were gathered at the virtual Blarney Stone pub. Several other sites/platforms were broadcasting this unique event as well. At the end of the individual sets, JooZz (piano & bass), Willy Sparrow (midi guitar) and Xander Nichting (electric 6-string violin) jammed a little.
JooZz (avatar Brad Monnett) http://www.myspace.com/joozz
Willy Sparrow (avatar Al Hofmann) http://www.myspace.com/willysparrow
Xander Nichting (avatar XanderNichting Writer) http://www.myspace.com/xandernichting
Some great sound, hope you enjoy it.
Submit flash fiction stories up to 500 words, related to the theme of the Speakeasy Event: prohibition, speakeasies, 1920s-1930s, the mafia, '20s and '30s era outlaws, and so on. Prizes of 1000L, 500L, 250L awarded to top three stories chosen by a panel of judges. All entries to be included in anthology published in SL. DEADLINE: 11:59 pm SLT Sunday, May 31. More information and Mail Drop for submitting entries is located at TLE Creative Showcase for Writers.
At the end of the show, a new song composed performed by Junivers Stockholm.
2 pm PDT/SLT
Sunday May 31st at 4 pm PDT/SLT
San Diego City in SL
Sunday, May 24, 2009
Sunday May 24, 4:30-6:00 pm slt
On Sunday May 24 the Quilters in SL group will offer at auction a quilt that was constructed from blocks donated by group members. The quilt is one-of-a-kind and will be a prize conversation piece for your business or your home. The Auction Party will begin at 4:30pmslt with MrMulti Writer performing his lovely covers and originals to get everyone in the mood for the auction and will follow the auction with more music til 6:00pmslt. The Quilt will be auctioned at 5:00pmslt to the highest bidder.
The auction and the live concert will be held at Tranquil Commons and the quilt is currently on display there until the auction on Sunday.
For more information regarding the quilt please IM Brianna Beresford or Zhu Juran
Saturday, May 9, 2009
Saturday 9th May at 2pm SLT
Jay Dobyns is an author whose life is at risk since he worked as an undercover cop to expose crime in the Hells Angels, but he can safely talk to the audience on SL so....
Friday, May 8, 2009
@ Ars Simulacra on the NMC Campus: Curated by Tayzia Abattoir
SL/RL composer/artist collaborative art, Kinetic art, static Sculpture, interactive art, light and glow enabled art and more!
Musician Winters Kanto will be performing on the piano beginning at 6pm. His style of music is Tango Ballad, Bossa, Jazz and Boleros. Winters also plays Classical Music , Chopin, Bethoven, and Mozart at his Concerts.
Artists in this sim-wide exhibit include:
Alizarin Goldflake/Flivelwitz Alsop
Treacle Darlandes/Nicolaus Skytower
Binary Quandry/Nicolaus Skytower
Ub Yifu/Nicolaus Skytower
Thursday, May 7, 2009
Just for the night of the grand opening a special freebie version of "The Dip" will e available to all gallery visitors. At the close of the grand opening "The Dip" will only be available in SL as a limited edition print.
The bottom floor of the two-story gallery features fine art photography and selections from his work as a photojournalist. Upstairs the collection is comprised of his fashion, glamour and fine art nudes.
Wednesday, May 6, 2009
On Sunday, May 10 hear the award winning poetry of those who participated in the 2009 Poetry Quest on Storybook Island. Held in honor of National Poetry month, the participants wrote a poem a day with remarkable results!
Meet the winners, learn more about the Quest, and see the new Poetry Garden Gallery on Storybook.
For further information or questions, contact Jenaia Morane (In-world) or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org