Van Cliburn Amatuer Competition

Accomplished pianist Van Cliburn has special ties to Texas. He was raised in Kilgore and profiled by Time magazine as ‘The Texan Who Conquered Russia’ after he won a Russian piano competition during the Cold War. His Van Cliburn Foundation, which aims to foster and showcase extraordinary musical talent, is based in Fort Worth. Here he is pictured receiving the 2010 National Medal of Arts. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Pianist Van Cliburn’s Art, Jewels Being Auctioned In NY

Art, jewelry and furnishings collected by the pianist Van Cliburn are being auctioned this spring in New York.


Sandie’s Arts Blog: Memorial Day Weekend

Happy Memorial Day week!  It’s the start of summer and there is a lot to do this week so let’s get started!! Do you love old movies? Looking for a unique date-night destination or a […]