3rd Annual Kultivate Spring Art Show Winners!

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The 3rd Annual Kultivate Spring Art Show has wrapped and here are the winners:

BEST IN SHOW:

Best in Show 1st place– Bellissa Dion

Best in Show 2nd place – Sabine Mortenwold

Best in Show 3rd place – Fiore

3D ART WINNERS:

3D Art 1st place – Fiore

3D Art 2nd place – Erkek Decuir

3D Art 3rd place – Secondhand Tutti

2D SL BASED ART WINNERS:

2D SL Based Art 1st place – Bellissa Dion

2D SL Based Art 2nd place – Dilligaf

2D SL Based Art 3rd place – Maaddi Benazzi

2D SL BASED ART FINALISTS:

2D SL Based Art Finalists:  Aquarius Lowtide, Bri Graycloud, Eucalyptus Carroll, Freedom Voix, Gwen Enchanted, Jamee Sandalwood, Kody Meyers, Syphera Inaka, Wild Alchemi & Wintergeist.

2D SL BASED ART HONORABLE MENTIONS:

2D SL Based Art Honorable Mentions: Avalon Chrome, CalystiaMoonshadow,  Chanasitsayo, Dakota Lavarock, Lucia Tophat, Myra Wildmist &Pipit Peacedream

2D RL BASED ART WINNERS:

2D RL Based Art 1st Place: Sabine Mortenwold

2D RL Based Art 2nd Place: Sheba Blitz

2D RL Based Art 3rd Place: Elle Thorkveld

EXHIBITION AWARDS:

Non Juried Exhibitor Awards: AJ, aht1981 resident, Bellissa Dion, Eleseren Brianna, Eviana Robbiani, GlitterPrincess Destiny, Hana Hoobinoo, iSkye Silverweb, Jasmin Currier, John Brianna, Kimblecoles Resident, M8ty Resident, Mangrovejane Resident, Slatan Dryke, & Veruca Tammas.

SPRING INTO ART PHOTO CHALLENGE WINNERS:

1st Place:  Booyashka

2nd Place:  Mystic

3rd Place:  Secondhand Tutti & Doubledenim – Tie

2018 Jury: Veruca Tammas, Artist, Kultivate Contributor & Sim Manager; Dawnbeam Dreamscape, Artist & Former Kultivate Contributor; Belle Roussel, Chop Zuey Owner; Beatrice Serendipity, Ghee Owner, Photographer, & Top Model; ReRe Sandalwood, Owner of The SL Parade; Eleseren Brianna, COO of Kultivate, 2D, and 3D Artist; Opal Faith, Kultivate Host; BB Schmooz, Kultivate Host & Cabaret Dancer; Sparkie Cyberstar, Photographer & Live Music Promoter; Caledonia Skytower, Storyteller & Manager of The Seanchai Library; Winter Loxely, Owner of Potomac Homes; Ariannajasmine Resident, COO of Model’s Workshop; Kaijah Chrome, Artist, Photographer, & Owner of ENT Radio; and Gemma Cleanslate, Writer for The SL Newser.

Last Day @ The 3rd Annual Kultivate Spring Art Show!

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Today is the last day of the 3rd Annual Kultivate Spring Art Show! Today’s events are:

3pm to 4pm slt-live storytelling by Seanchai Library

430 pm to 6pm slt-Awards Banquet

Open all day: both hunts and all exhibits

For more info:https://kultivatemagazine.com/3rd-annual-spring-art-show/

http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Water%20Haven/142/136/22

Day #8 @ The 3rd Annual Kultivate Spring Art Show!

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Today is day #8 at the 3rd Annual Kultivate Spring Art Show! Today’s events are:

Open 24/7: Both hunts and all galleries
4pm to 5pm slt-Live performer Dimivan Ludwig at our stage. Dress code is dressy casual.  Event slurl:  http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Water%20Haven/206/140/22

Check our website for a complete listing of events: https://kultivatemagazine.com/3rd-annual-spring-art-show/

Day #7 @ The 3rd Annual Kultivate Spring Art Show

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It is day #7 at the 3rd Annual Kultivate Spring Art Show! Today’s events are:

Open 24/7: All exhibitions and both hunts

4pm to 5pm slt-Live performer Melenda Baptiste. Dress code is dressy casual and slurl to the stage: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Water%20Haven/206/140/22

For a complete list of events: https://kultivatemagazine.com/3rd-annual-spring-art-show/

Day #6 @ The Spring Art Show!

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Join us today from 2 to 3pm slt for another Coffeehouse Learning Hour! Eleseren Brianna will give you a few tools that are useful for “getting arty.” This presentation will be conducted via local chat. All are welcome! slurl: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Water%20Haven/186/63/22

All exhibitions, both hunts, and the photo contest are open 24/7! Check out our webpage for a complete listing of events: https://kultivatemagazine.com/3rd-annual-spring-art-show/

Day # 5 @ Kultivate Spring Art Show!

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It is day #5 of the 3rd Annual Kultivate Spring Art Show! Today’s events are:

Open 24/7-All exhibits, galleries, both hunts, and the photo contest

4pm to 5pm slt-Live performer Wolfie Starfire. Dresscode is dressy casual.  Slurl: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Water%20Haven/206/140/22

For a complete listing of events: https://kultivatemagazine.com/3rd-annual-spring-art-show/

May & June Exhibition Opportunities!

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The registration form for May & June Exhibition Opportunities at the Kultivate Galleries is now open!

If you are an artist and seeking to exhibit, please visit the following website for more info about our galleries, the types of art that is exhibited in each gallery, and deadlines:

https://kultivatemagazine.com/artist-opportunities/

Day #4 @ The 3rd Annual Kultivate Spring Art Show

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Today is day #4 at the 3rd Annual Kultivate Spring Art Show! Our schedule today is as follows:

Open 24/7-The Art Treasure Quest Hunt, The Palette Hunt, All 2D & 3D Exhibitions, and the Photo Contest

4pm to 5pm slt-Live performer Nina Bing

For a complete listing of events and locations, please see our official website: https://kultivatemagazine.com/3rd-annual-spring-art-show/

Day #2 @ the Kultivate Spring Art Show!

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It is day #2 at the Kultivate Spring Art Show! Today is the first of our Learning Cafe sessions, where you can participate in FREE learning! Today’s schedule is:

1pm slt to 2pm slt-Kaijah Chrome-Before & After Photo Editing Techniques

4pm to 5pm slt-John Brianna-How to Marketing Yourself as an Artist

slurl to the Learning Cafe: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Water%20Haven/186/63/22

For more info: https://kultivatemagazine.com/3rd-annual-spring-art-show/

Day #1 @ 3rd Annual Kultivate Spring Art Show!

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The 3rd Annual Kultivate Spring Art Show has started ! This event features a variety of 2D and 3D artists, two hunts, live performers, and FREE art/photography one hour sessions! Today’s kickoff party will feature live performer Parker Static and will begin at 4pm slt at our Art Stage! Dresscode is casual and you can find out more about our Spring Art Show, at it’s official website: https://kultivatemagazine.com/3rd-annual-spring-art-show/ 

Visit the art show at the following slurl: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Water%20Haven/142/136/22

 

3rd Annual Kultivate Spring Art Show Press Release

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

3rd Annual Kultivate Spring Art Show

Dates: April 6 to 14, 2018

Location: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Water%20Haven/142/136/22

The 3rd Annual Kultivate Spring Art Show will take place April 6 to 14, 2018 and ss in previous years, the art show will featured both juried and non juried exhibitions, live performers, two hunts, and free learning opportunities! The 3rd Annual Kultivate Spring Art Show is curated and managed by Kultivate Magazine.

Participating juried artists include: Aquarius Lowtide, Avalon Chrome, Bellissa Dion, Bri Graycloud, CalystiaMoonShadow, Carly Afterthought, Chanasitsayo, DAKOTA LAVAROCK, Elle Thorkveld,Erkek DeCuir,  Eucalyptus Carroll, FiordiligiDaPonte Resident, FreeDom Voix, Gwen Enchanted, Jamee Sandalwood, KodyMeyers Resident, Lala Lightfoot, Lucia Tophat, M8ty Resident, Maaddi, Myra Wildmist, Pipit Peacedream, Sabine Mortenwold, SecondHandTutti Resident, Sheba Blitz, Silverwind Tzedek, Slatan Dryke, Syphera Inaka, wild Alchemi,  wintergeist.

Participating non juried artists include: aht1981 resident, Bellissa Dion, Catalina Staheli, Eleseren Brianna, Eviana Robbiani (La Robbiani ), GlitterPrincess Destiny, Hana Hoobinoo, iSkye Silverweb, Jasmin Currier, Johannes1977 Resident, Kimblecoles Resident, M8ty Resident, Mangrovejane Resident, Slatan Dryke, & Veruca Tammas.

The following live performers and instructors will provide entertainment throughout the art show: Parker Static, Nina Bing, Wolfie Starfire, Lark Bowen, Melenda Mikael, & Dimivan Ludwig. Learning opportunities will exist in the form of one hour art, photography, and storytelling sessions. These free sessions will be provided by Veruca Tammas, Kaijah Chrome, John Brianna, Eleseren Brianna, and The Seanchai Library.

About Kultivate Magazine:

Kultivate Magazine is a publication about the cultural aspects of Second Life. The goal of Kultivate Magazine is to support art, culture, photography, music, and fashion. Kultivate Magazine consists of the magazine, The Edge and The Edge Gallery of Black and White Imagery, The Windlight Art Gallery,  The Kandis Gallery of real life imagery, The Kultivate Select Gallery, Ristorante Ivanna, & The Tribute and Crown Pub. Kultivate Magazine is proud to be the media partner and primary sponsor of Team Diabetes of Second Life, an official and authorized team for The American Diabetes Association.

For More Information:
https://kultivatemagazine.com/3rd-annual-spring-art-show/

Call For Sailing/Nautical Images !

Kultivate Magazine is seeking Sailing/Nautical images for our April 2018 issue. If you would like to have your image published, continue reading:

  1. Images can be sailing/nautical in nature (boats, ships, fishing, lighthouses, beach homes etc.). Your images can feature avatars enjoying sailing/nautical activities.
  2. The images must feature something that relates to the theme
  3. All images must be moderate/mature/pg/g in rating. Adult images or nudity is not allowed
  4. You are allowed to submit exactly ONE image
  5. The image must be of your own intellectual property
  6. All images must be submitted to our Flickr group: https://www.flickr.com/groups/kultivateartphotography
  7. All images must be submitted by April 10, 2018 at 8 am slt

Sunday @ 1pm slt-Kandis Art Gallery’s March & April Exhibition Opening Event!

Join us this Sunday, March 25, 2018 from 1pm to 2pm slt for the March & April Exhibition Opening at Kandis Art Gallery! Kandis Art Gallery features real life art in Second Life! Live performer Erika Ordinary will provide the entertainment and the following artists are exhibiting:

Maaddi Benazzi
Pipit Peacedream
Sabine Mortenwold
John Brianna
Ember Wulfgar
Lala Lightfoot

The dresscode for this event is dressy casual and we hope to see you there! slurl: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Water%20Haven/109/58/25

Sunday @ 1pm slt-The Edge Gallery’s March & April Exhibition Opening!

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Join us on March 18, 2018 for the exhibition opening of The Edge Gallery of Black & White Imagery! This event will feature live performer Melenda Mikael and the following artists are exhibiting their black and white imagery:

Talligurl Resident
Jamee Sandalwood
Chanasitsayo Resident
Peeter Tamerline
Myra Wildmist
Pipit Peacedream
Sheba Blitz
Inquisitor Titanium

The dresscode is dressy casual for this event. slurl: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Water%20Haven/33/230/27

Seanchai Library Celebrates a Decade of Stories with “Volume 10”

 

Issued: March 15, 2018

PRESS RELEASE
IMMEDIATE RELEASE

MEDIA CONTACT

Caledonia Skytower, Seanchai Library
caledoniaskytower@gmail.com

Seanchai Library Celebrates a Decade of Stories with “Volume 10”

 

Second Life – On March 20, 2008 Shandon Loring presented the very first story in voice at the West of Ireland Library and Cultural Center, which would become Seanchai Library. A decade later, Seanchai Library is still presenting literature, stories, and poems live in voice every week. March 15th begins Seanchai’s ten day celebration of stories brought to life in virtual worlds, featuring a light-hearted quest, music events and, of course, stories. “Volume 10” kicks off today with the opening of a quest, and at 7pm PDT with Chief Storyteller Shandon Loring beginning the first of a two part presentation of Frank Delaney’s The Architect of Newgrange.

Continue reading “Seanchai Library Celebrates a Decade of Stories with “Volume 10””

Sunday @ 1pm slt-Kultivate Select Gallery’s March & April Exhibition Opening Event!

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Join us this Sunday, March 11, 2018 from 1pm to 2pm slt for the Kultivate Select Gallery’s March & April Exhibition Opening Event! This month’s gallery theme is spring and 10 artists are showcasing their spring artwork! The event will feature live performer Parker Static and the dress code is dressy casual. The following artists are exhibiting:

Maaddi
CalystiaMoonShadow
Jamee Sandalwood
Eviana Robbiani
talligurl resident
retroye resident
Rasecel Masatada
Kodymeyers
bri silvercloud
johannes1977 resident
Veruca Tammas

slurl: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Water%20Haven/18/39/26

Sunday @ 1pm slt-Windlight Art Gallery’s March & April Exhibition Opening Event!

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Join us this Sunday, March 4, 2018, from 1pm to 2pm slt for the March & April Exhibition Opening event at Windlight Art Gallery! This event will feature live performer Nina Bing and the following artists:

Eucalyptus Carroll
Maaddi
CalystiaMoonShadow
Jasmin Currier
Kit Boyd
Aubray Beaumont
paineful
retroye resident
Mangrovejane
Rasecel Masatada
John Brianna
Sandi Benelli
Pam Astonia
Brynedarkly Cazalet
Slatan Dryke

The dress code is dressy casual and we hope to see you there! http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Water%20Haven/65/132/26

Call for Spring Images!

Kultivate Magazine is seeking Spring images for our March 2018 issue. If you would like to have your image published, continue reading:

  1. Images can be of a spring landscape or feature avatars enjoying spring activities
  2. The images must feature something spring in nature
  3. All images must be moderate/mature/pg/g in rating. Adult images or nudity is not allowed
  4. You are allowed to submit exactly ONE image
  5. The image must be of your own intellectual property
  6. All images must be submitted to our Flickr group: https://www.flickr.com/groups/kultivateartphotography
  7. All images must be submitted by March 10, 2018 at 8 am slt

Kultivate Magazine-February 2018 Issue is Now Available!

The February issue of Kultivate Magazine is now available! This issue features the Comhar Photography Studio and Photography Sim, the commerce features of vitual world Hi-Fidelity, From the Worlds to the World Art Exhibition, the Eternity Exhibition in Sansar, a photo essay on the Sanctuary Sim, February stylings by The Edge Stylists, and a special bonus feature—images from various couples in Second Life (after all February is the love month, so lets celebrate couples)! You can view the issue below:

 

3rd Annual Kultivate Spring Art Show Registration is Now Open!

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The 3rd Annual Kultivate Spring Art Show will take place April 6 to 14, 2018. As in previous years, the art show will featured both juried and non juried exhibitions.

Please read the initial terms and guidelines carefully before signing up:

TERMS AND GUIDELINES:
-Only one registration per artist per section
-All artwork and artists must follow the Second Life TOS and Community Standards/Guidelines
-All artwork must be your own intellectual property
-All juried pieces must be new and have not been exhibited or shown elsewhere in Second Life
-There is a limit of ONE juried item that can be entered in our juried competition
-3D Artists will be allotted 100 prims
-2D Artists will be allotted 30 prims
-All space provided is as is, do not make any modifications
-All items must be in your provided space
-No poofers, chat spammers, automatic group joiners, or particle machines type devices
-All art work must be moderate/mature in rating, no adult themed art is allowed
-No art work that is political, offensive, racist, or derogatory in nature is allowed
-No using alts to enter more than one category
-You must set up during the provided set up time frame and derezz during the clean up time frame
-Judges cannot enter any juried contest, they can enter the exhibition only exhibit area
**Violators of these terms and guidelines will be given a warning, with the immediate removal of any artwork that breaks these terms and guidelines. Repeated behavior will result in forfeiture in the art show and future Kultivate sponsored and ran events**

Click Here For More Information & To Register for the
3rd Annual Kultivate Spring Art Show

Sunday @ 1pm slt-Kandis Art Gallery’s Grand Opening Event!

 

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Join us on Sunday at 1pm slt or the grand opening of The Kandis Gallery of Real Life Imagery! This event will feature live performer Parker Static and the following artists: Bamboo Barnes, Sabine Mortenwold, Wintergeist Resident, Maaddi, Eleseren Brianna, and Johan Brianna. Dress code is dressy casual.

slurl: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Water%20Haven/103/51/25