Everson Museum http://wrvo.org en Steve Butler on The Campbell Conversations http://wrvo.org/post/steve-butler-campbell-conversations-0 <p><span style="font-family: calibri, arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; line-height: normal;">Through its Engage CNY initiative, the non-profit organization CNY Arts has recently completed a thorough inventory and survey of the arts, and of citizens' views and preferences about arts and culture in the Central New York region.&nbsp; In this edition of the Campbell Conversations, Grant Reeher speaks with Stephen Butler, the executive director of CNY Arts, about the findings, and about the plan that has been developed in light of them.&nbsp; They also discuss the Syracuse Symphony an Sun, 29 Jun 2014 20:07:24 +0000 Grant Reeher 58121 at http://wrvo.org Steve Butler on The Campbell Conversations Everson art museum cancels two exhibits amid budget deficit http://wrvo.org/post/everson-art-museum-cancels-two-exhibits-amid-budget-deficit <p></p><p>The Everson Museum of Art in Syracuse has canceled two big exhibits in 2014 in an effort to stymie a large operating budget.</p><p>The museum lost $135,000 in 2013. Even by canceling two traveling exhibits slated for April and October, the museum’s leadership still predicts being in the red a total of $500,000 by the end of 2014.</p><p>The decision to cancel the exhibits was <a href="http://everson.org/news/" target="_blank">made at a board meeting this week</a>. Had they not aborted on the two exhibits, the estimated deficit would have been $750,000.</p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 19:38:33 +0000 Ryan Delaney 50527 at http://wrvo.org Everson art museum cancels two exhibits amid budget deficit Looking at video games as art http://wrvo.org/post/looking-video-games-art <p></p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 21:56:44 +0000 Tom Magnarelli 46868 at http://wrvo.org Looking at video games as art Restoration planned for Stickley House http://wrvo.org/post/restoration-planned-stickley-house <p>A $500,000 New York State Historic Preservation grant was awarded to the Everson Museum to restore the Gustav Stickley House in Syracuse. Those involved with the restoration are hoping it will attract fans of the Arts and Crafts Movement to the area.&nbsp;&nbsp; Mon, 21 Jan 2013 20:51:40 +0000 Tom Magnarelli 32159 at http://wrvo.org Restoration planned for Stickley House Some downtown Syracuse venues under new management http://wrvo.org/post/some-downtown-syracuse-venues-under-new-management <p>A new era will soon begin in the life of the OnCenter in downtown Syracuse. A national management group will take over the operation of the convention center and some other downtown venues.</p><p>SMG, a private firm out of Philadelphia, will be responsible for booking events at the OnCenter, the War Memorial, the Civic Center, Alliance Bank Stadium, and the Everson Museum.</p><p> Wed, 06 Jun 2012 14:52:28 +0000 Ellen Abbott 20488 at http://wrvo.org