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Jenn Webster

Walking through the door of Encore Consignment Boutique near the intersection of Tremont Street and Hixson Pike, I start smiling. Maybe it’s the Kate Spade bag dangling overhead, creamy pink in color with pops of hot apricot. Read more

Business Briefs

What are you doing this Saturday? If you don’t know yet, the answer is: Going to Chattanooga Zine Fest 2018! Held at the downtown library from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., the Zine Fest is organized by Chattanooga Public Library along with UTC’s graphic ... Read more

Features

As I bump my way along the gravel road high above the Sequatchie Valley, it occurs to me I’m coming to the oddest place in the world to discuss painting in public—painter Amy Brewer-Davenport’s closest neighbors are crows, lespedeza, and scrub pines. Read more

Features

The music starts high and thrilling. Quick electronic arpeggios evolve and repeat. The dancers drop, rise, pump a fist in the air, spin, skip, lean back, repeat. Each woman’s movement is a little offset from the others, filling the stage with ... Read more

Cover Story

J.W. Butts bills himself as a southern artist, and if by some reason you’ve conflated Southern with realism, think again. Butts, a painter with a bold, colorful style, shines the light fantastic on everything he touches. Now, J.W. Butts is coming ... Read more

Features

“It almost brings me to tears.” I’m talking with Allyson Ford, GRI, real estate agent with Crye-Leike, in a spacious conference space at her office, and she’s not actually crying—she’s smiling. “I had a liberal arts background, psychology, arts ... Read more

Cover Story

Heath Haley and Melanie McIntyre of CBD American Shaman Chattanooga are on a mission: to provide Chattanoogans abundant access to an organic product they believe can relieve pain and anxiety, induce tranquil rest, and encourage mental clarity. Read more

Business Briefs

It takes a minute for your eyes to adjust to the dim interior. Then you hear it—the clicks, thumps, buzzers, and bells of the dozens of pinball machines and vintage electronic games lining the walls of Chattanooga’s Classic Arcade Pinball Museum. Read more

Business Briefs

The geniuses behind London Calling have a new idea, and it’s called LUAU. Remember Passageways 2.0? Remember the glittering triangles that canopy the Cherry Street entrance to Cooper’s Alley? If you follow that shining passage back to the alley ... Read more

Dining Out

Make your own indigo designs at the Exploring Indigo Dyeing and Shibori workshop at Townsend Atelier on Sunday, June 2. These most-of-the-day sessions, hosted by teacher and textile artist Aaron Sanders Head, sold out handily during 2018. Seize ... Read more

News & Notes

Chattanooga is known for our strong history in folk and bluegrass music, as well as Appalachian storytelling. Caney Creek Company falls in the sweet spot of that triangle. Their second album, Tall Tale, has just dropped and they’ll be celebrating ... Read more

News & Notes

Confession: ever since I was an awkward kid in knee socks and pigtails, I’ve been a little worried about fashion. The arts of clothing and styling seemed to me like: 1) Something everyone else was good at; 2) Something I was bad at; and ... Read more

Features

Ever since the 1860 original choreographed by Marie Taglioni, companies have been staging “Le Papillion (The Butterfly)”. It’s a fairy tale about a mistreated maidservant, Farfalla, imprisoned by an evil fairy, Hamza. A prince, Djalma, happens ... Read more

News & Notes

Many of our neighbors in Chattanooga are homeless. We wring our hands about it, but no one looks in the mirror and says, “The buck stops here.” Until someone did. That someone was Shawnessey Keith Cargile. Almost 10 years ago, Shawnessey and his ... Read more

News & Notes

Stand at the top of Forest Ave. and look down the hill at the Walnut Street Bridge. People are walking, cycling, talking, busking…thick as clover in May. Yes, people are swarming downtown like bees seeking a new hive. What are they looking for? Read more

Cover Story

The old Alstom facility on Riverfront Parkway has been taken over as a performance venue. The Pop-Up Project, Chattanooga’s site-specific dance and production company, has teamed up with SoundCorps to present “Abandoned Arts 2019”, which they ... Read more

News & Notes

The North Chickamauga Creek Conservancy invites you to an event in support of conservation of the Chickamauga Creek watershed—Barnaroo! Described as an “evening with friends, family, & pickin’,” Barnaroo is a kid-friendly, camping-optional ... Read more

News & Notes

Imagine gliding across the stage in a series of bourrées—steps so small you appear to be in motion while standing still. You look like you’re not quite touching the surface. Sure, you say to yourself—if I was ten (or fifty) years younger, ten (or ... Read more

Business Briefs

…because the Chattanooga Symphony and Orchestra is playing The Music of Star Wars this weekend. John Williams’ Star Wars score, and scores for subsequent movies in the Star Wars universe, are among some of the most recognizable pieces of ... Read more

News & Notes

It’s been a while since Chattanooga painter Ashley Hamilton had her own show, and in this writer’s opinion, it’s about time. Hamilton has been dropping entries from her “nomadic paintings” series on Facebook and her webpage for a while now, and I ... Read more

News & Notes

What are you doing next Tuesday, say around six in the evening? Instead of hiding from the pollen at your house, why not hide from the pollen at Star Line Books on Market Street, in company of like-minded lovers of the spoken word? Read more

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If your allegiance is hovering between word and rhythm, between tone and timbre, you’ll find your sweet spot at Jazz MEETS Hip Hop at The Camp House on Saturday. Jazz MEETS Hip Hop is hosted by RISE Chattanooga (formerly known as Jazzanooga), a ... Read more

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