By Kayla Stewart
UNIVERSITY PLACE – Sit back and relax to the sights and sounds of outstanding local musicians and artists during the UP for Arts Spring Art and Concert Series in the Civic Building Atrium, located at 3609 Market Place W. Performances start at 7 pm. Admission is $10 (cash or check only please) or free for with an UP for Arts membership card. Also, admission is now $5 for students when they present a valid student ID card. Free parking is available behind the building, underneath the library on Drexler Drive. More information about each artist is available on our website: www.upforart.org.
This Friday! – April 26
Violinist Grace Youn / Modern Artist Marquita Hunt
Grace has performed as a soloist with the University of Puget Sound Symphony Orchestra, Wind Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble, and String Orchestra, and the Tacoma Youth Symphony. She is currently concertmaster of the University of Puget Sound Symphony and also a member of the Tacoma Symphony Orchestra. Grace has over a million hits on Youtube and one of her videos was featured in Katy Perry’s documentary, “Part of Me.”
See her entire bio on our website: www.upforart.
To watch more videos, please visit her Youtube channel: www.youtube.
Marquita is a local artist. She creates non-objective or abstract pieces. Her work is currently being shown at the Proctor Art Gallery and the Lakewood Art Gallery.