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Kultivate Spring Sensuality exhibition

Kultivate Spring Sensuality exhibition

The Kultivate Magazine 2017 Spring Sensuality Exhibition officially opens on Friday, May 5th at 08:00 SLT (note that any SLurls to the event will not before the opening).

The magazine’s first Adult-rated event (in which images should be considered NSFW), will run through until Sunday, May 7th inclusive in a specially constructed event area in the sky over the Kultivate home region of Water Haven.

Over 30 artists are participating in the exhibition, which will also include several entertainment events as well. The artists taking part are:

Artandsoul Constantine, Beatrice Serendipity, Booyakashaka Resident, Bri Graycloud, ByrneDarkly Cazalet, captainofmysoul, Catalina Staheli, Glitterprincess Destiny, Greg Paslong, Honey Bender Laperrier-Auer, Isis Desmoulins, JolieElle Parfort, Kacey Macbeth, Lanne Wise, Lucia Tophat, lulyboop, Lyekahgood Nighbor, Marcus Lefevre & Hikaru Enimo, Miele Tarantal, Myra Wildmist, Paradox Messmer, Pipit Peacedream, Ramsa Luv, Ricco Saenz, Slatan Dryke, Talligurl Resident, Timaaj Resident , Tintin Tuxing, Tisephone, Tiszo Cioc, Umshlanga Barbosa, Veruca Tammas, and wintergeist.

Kultivate Spring Sensuality exhibition

Schedule of Events

All times SLT, and correct at the time of going to press

  • Friday, May 5th, 2017:
    • 08:00 – exhibition opens
    • 16:00 – Parker Static, live (1 hour)
  • Saturday, May 6th, 2017:
    • 14:00 – Lark Bowen, live (1 hour)
  • Sunday, May 7th, 2017:
    • 12:00 noon – Sunday Sensuality Ball (2 hours)
    • 23:59 – exhibition closes

Please not that dress code through is casual with the exception of the Sunday Sensuality ball, at which formal attire is requested, with masquerade mask or blindfold. A free party pack will be presented to all guests.

About Kultivate Magazine and Brand

Kultivate Magazine is a publication about the cultural aspects of Second Life. The goal of the magazine is to support art, culture, photography, music, and fashion. The brand includes: the magazine, The Edge and The Edge Gallery, The Windlight Art Gallery,  The Red Gallery,  The Kultivate Bailywick Gallery, The Kultivate Select Gallery, Ristorante Ivanna, & The Tribute and Crown Pub.

In addition, Kultivate Magazine is proud to be the media partner and primary sponsor of Team Diabetes of Second Life, an official and authorised fund-raising team for The American Diabetes Association.

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Kultivate 2017 Spring Art Show in Second Life

Kultivate Magazine 2017 Spring Art Show

The Kultivate Magazine 2017 Spring Art Show officially opened on Monday, April 3rd and runs through until Sunday, April 9th. This celebration of 3D and 2D art features more than 50 participating artists, with both juried and non-juried art competitions, with those participating in the juried event are competing to win a shared prize pot, gift cards, and more.

The event – which is talking place on a specially constructed festival area at Kultivate Magazine’s home region – will also feature live performers, tribute bands, DJ parties, two hunts and a photo contest, Spring Into Art.

Kultivate Magazine 2017 Spring Art Show

Hunt-wise, the Palette Hunt features artist’s palettes scattered across the show. Simply find them (in any order you come across them), and touch them to receive a prize.  The Art Quest Part 2 hunt is a HUD-based hunt, also running throughout the show, and is a mystery for you to solve. Follow the clues, and the following prizes could be yours:

  • A free mesh artist studio skybox
  • A free mesh slide show frame for your images
  • A free artist furniture mesh set
  • A free mesh frame
  • A free piece of art work.

You can pick up your HUD and the 2D Exhibition Art Gallery.

Kultivate Magazine 2017 Spring Art Show

A full list of participating artists and the event sponsors can be found on the Spring Art Show Press release, and artists are also listed by subject area:

A new component to this year’s show are the Art Talks. These classes feature a variety of subjects, including Second Life photography, copyright and creative commons information, how to market yourself as an artist and more. All of the talks are taking place at the Art Show theatre, at the following dates and times:

  • Tuesday, April 4th, 2017 at 07:00 SLT: Strawberry Singh, “Second Life Photography Tips”
  • Tuesday, April 4th, 2017 at 17:00 SLT:  Veruca Tamma “Copyright and Creative Commons”
  • Wednesday, April 5th, 2017 at 17:00 SLT: Kaijah Chrome “Beginner and Intermediate Photography class”.

So, as is always the way with Kultivate Magazine, there is a lot going on. To get a complete feel for the event, follow the links below, and be sure to visit the Kultivate 2017 Spring Art Show in-world.

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Kultivate Spring 2017 Fashion Event in Second Life

The first annual Kultivate Spring Fashion Event opened its doors on Saturday, February 11th, and runs through until Sunday February 26th, in aid of Feed A Smile  / Live And Learn Kenya.

The event features over 50 designers and creators,  a variety of fashion shows organised by event partners Amazing Impressions Modelling (AIM), a shopping area with exclusives, two special hunts, entertainment, and more! The Fantasy Angels will also present a special themed show as the grand finale to the event.

You can find out full details on participating merchants and designers on the Spring Fashion Event web pages, and the shows scheduled for the event are as follows (all time SLT, check the event schedule for any updates):

    • February 11th:
      • 10:00 – Exclusives Show
      • 16:00 – Bliensen & Mai Tai, Sonatta Morales, & The Bohemian Underground.
    • February 12th:
      • 10:00 – Mahlberg Tailors, Virtual Diva, & Prism
      • 16:00 – Tayren’s Fantasy Fashions, Feyline, & Spyralle.
    • February 18th:
      • 10:00 – Zibska, Alpha Tribe, & Zuri Jewelry
      • 16:00 – Flowerdreams, Snowpaws, & Sascha’s Designs.
    • February 19th:
      • 10:00 – Ghee, Dob.Be, Prism for Men, & Sweet E’s Designs
      • 16:00 – Market Show.
    • February 25th:
      • 10:00 – White Room Couture, Entice, & Closer to Heart
      • 16:00 – Chop Zuey, GIULIA Designs, & Emerald Couture.
  • February 26th:
    • 10:00 – Chiffon Launch Show
    • 14:00 – The Fantasy Angels presents.

Entertainment for the event will kick off at 13:00 SLT on Saturday, February 11th, with Dimivan Ludwig.

Two hunts will be running throughout the event. The Rose Hunt features 25 roses scattered across the event areas. Simply follow the hints and find the roses. The free-to-enter, HUD-based Fashion Quest offers a prize bag of 10 items for all who complete it. Someone has deliberately hidden much-needed items for an upcoming fashion show across the event areas. Can you follow the clues and recover them all to solve the Fashion Quest mystery?

Throughout the week, visitors to the event will also be able to donate directly to Feed A Smile via their official kiosks and / or by buying tickets to a special raffle.

You can find out more and keep up-to-date with the event via the Kultivate Spring Fashion Event web pages.

About Feed A Smile

Feed A Smile is a programme run by Live and Learn Kenya (LLK) to provide nutritious warm lunches for over 400 children every day, paid for entirely from donations to the project. Over a third of the money directed at the programme comes from donations received through Feed a Smile in Second Life – and that’s a remarkable figure.

The money is raised through fund-raisers like this, and through live music played at the Feed A Smile Region, which stages around 5 or 6 events weekly. At these music events, musicians donate their tips, and visitors are asked to donate just L$100 ($0.30), which is enough to purchase a filling meal for a child in Kenya, a fact that within itself is also quite mind-boggling!

If you would like to offer support to Feed A Smile through fund-raising, etc., please contact Brique Topaz in-world.

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Rock Your Rack Charity Art Show in Second Life

The 2016 Rock Your Rack Art Show and Auction in support of Rock Your Rack opened on Saturday, October 1st, 2016, and will run through until Saturday, October 15th, alongside the Rock Your Rack 2016 events.

Rock Your Rack is the annual fund-raiser started in October of 2012 by Jamee Sandalwood and the team at Models Giving Back for the National Breast Cancer Foundation ((NBCF). Founded in 1991, NBCF’s mission is to help women in the United States by providing help and inspiring hope to those affected by breast cancer through early detection, education and support services. NBCF is also joining hands with organisations around the globe to provide breast cancer education.

Curated and coordinated by Kultivate Magazine on behalf of Rock Your Rack, the art show features 23 2D and 3D artists, all of whom are offering one or more items in their art displays with 100% of proceeds going to Rock Your Rack.

The participating artists are: Adi4guam Resident, Aradia Aridian, Artemisgreece Resident, Brooklynleigh Resident, Bryn Oh, Byrnedarkly Cazalet, Calystiamoonshadow Resident, Cica Ghost, Eleseren Brianna, Erikoleo Resident, Glitterprincess Destiny, Inara Pey, Iquisitor Titanium, Iskye Silverweb, Johannes1977 Resident, Kodymeyers Resident, Leah Mccullough, Lucia Tophat, Retroye Resident, Tisephone Resident, Sandi Benelli, Sheba Blitz, and Slatan Dryke.

While the Art Show opened along with the rest of the Rock Your Rack events, there will be a formal Art Show opening on Monday, October 3rd from 16:00 SLT, with further events to mark the closing on the show on Saturday, October 15th. Two special raffles are also being held, featuring special bundles of work from Bryn Oh and Cica Ghost respectively. The main schedule of events comprises:

  • Saturday, October 1st: Rock Your Rack Art Show and Auction opens, and Bryn Oh & Cica Ghost 3D art bundle raffle tickets go on sale
  • Saturday, October 1st through  to Wednesday October 12th: Art Auction bids open
  • Monday, October 3rd: formal Art show Opening with live performer Talleysin
  • Thursday, October 13th: Art auction winners announced and Bryn Oh & Cica Ghost 3D art bundle raffle winners announced
  • Friday, October 14th: The Pink Art Ball featuring DJ John 16:00-17:00 SLT and live performer Sam Quenda 17:00-18:00
  • Saturday, October 15th: Rock Your Rack and the art show ends.

During the event, visitors can also tour the wider Rock Your Rack activities taking place in the region and support fun-raising.

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