Leslie King News

CEA Announces New Standard to Help CE Devices Communicate and Manage Power Consumption
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2014

The Green Button Initiative - an industry-led effort that provides consumers with easy access to their energy usage data - defines how consumers can access a history of their home's energy usage from their smart meters. However, the initiative does not tell them how much energy a particular device or appliance uses, and getting that information requires either an external metering device or the device itself to make the measurement. (more...)

Phoenix Art Museum Presents WILLIAM H. JOHNSON: AN AMERICAN MODERN, 4/19-7/13
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2014

An exhibition from the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) arrives at Phoenix Art Museum and will feature rare paintings by William H. Johnson, from the collection of the James E. Lewis Museum at Morgan State University. An essential figure in modern American art, William H. Johnson (1901-1970) was a virtuoso skilled in various media and techniques, and produced thousands of works over a career that spanned decades, continents, and genres. (more...)

Wexford Festival Opera Announces AMERICAN FRIENDS OF WEXFORD OPERA Initiative
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2012

Wexford Festival Opera recently embarked on a new development initiative aimed at capitalising on its existing strong reputation in North America, particularly the United States, with the launch of the 'American Friends of Wexford Opera.' (more...)

Howard County Center for the Arts Seeks Artists for ART MARYLAND 2012
by BWW News Desk - Jun 05, 2012

The Howard County Center for the Arts, a 27,000 square foot community facility located in Ellicott City, Maryland, is seeking proposals from artists for Art Maryland 2012, a biennial multi-media juried exhibit. The juror for Art Maryland 2012 is Philippa Hughes, Founder and Chief Contrarian of The Pink Line Project. A minimum of $1,000 will be awarded by the juror. The exhibit will be on view from October 26 - December 14, 2012 with a reception and remarks by Ms. Hughes on October 26 from 6-8pm. (more...)

The Lounge at Dixon Place Announces Summer Music Programs
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2010

The Lounge at Dixon Place is now open and serving classic, artisanal cocktails along with a wide array of exciting, eclectic music including cabaret, soulful Bluegrass, and a weekly Circuit Bending party on Wednesdays. Most of our music events are FREE and our lounge is a fun and cozy spot to meet anytime before a DP show or a night on the town. Check our website for new music events and join us for cocktails and tunes soon. We Serve You Right! (more...)

NewFilmmakers Goes Green For St. Patrick's Day
by Movies News Desk - Mar 15, 2010

NewFilmmakers is New Yorks leading and longest running screening series. Every week at Anthology Film Archives on 2nd and 2nd. (more...)