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Friday Linkubator Roundup | August 21 - 27

Friday Linkubator Roundup | August 21 – 27

Only the briefest preamble today, as things are Crazy (with a capital C) in Incubator Land. Enjoy the best of the best from this last week on the interwebs! As always, tweet us with your favorite things @IArtLibraries! New features: What’s new from The Hatchery? Using the library as a backdrop for tableaux vivants, that’s...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | August 14 - 20

Friday Linkubator Roundup | August 14 – 20

Hidee ho, good internet neighbor! The seasons are starting to turn away from summer bliss towards the school year. But reading and creativity are in the air, and lots of people are breathing it in deeply. Enjoy the best links this week had to offer!   New features: San Diego Public Library teamed up with...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | August 7 - 13

Friday Linkubator Roundup | August 7 – 13

Hello art & library lovers! It’s been an amazing week, full of surprises and delights, both online and off. We’re excited to share our favorite things with you, and we hope you do the same! Let us know what’s making you happy. New features: How can a successful teen makerspace be made to work for adults...
Featuring: The Reading Nest by Mark Reigelman

Featuring: The Reading Nest by Mark Reigelman

This post was originally published on August 7, 2013. As someone who loves both reading and climbing trees, I was thrilled to come across The Reading Nest by Mark Reigelman, an installation piece at the Cleveland Public Library which was inspired by mythical objects and symbols of knowledge. Today, Mark shares his inspiration and process. -Holly Library...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | July 24 - August 6

Friday Linkubator Roundup | July 24 – August 6

This is a special TWO WEEK edition of the Linkubator Roundup… only because I was away from my computer last week. But still! It’s special, I tell you! New features: This isn’t just a feature on a public art piece, it’s also a tutorial! Artist Elaine Luther shows us what she did at the Forest...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | July 17 - 23

Friday Linkubator Roundup | July 17 – 23

So how’s everybody doing out there? It’s hotter’n’heck where I’m sitting, but at least there are books and the ever-interesting interwebs. And things were certainly hopping out there! Enjoy this week’s best links and frivolities. New features: Madison Public Library, one of our strongest library connections, was the center of a public art controversy, and we...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | July 10 - 16

Friday Linkubator Roundup | July 10 – 16

Friends, we’re past ALA Annual and San Diego Comic Con (not that we were there, but the internet, it was a-buzzing). I hope you’ll forgive us for running on low power as we focus on our day jobs, but don’t worry, we’re still bringing you as much awesome as ever! Enjoy these links we found,...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | July 3 - 9

Friday Linkubator Roundup | July 3 – 9

It was a week to bask in the creativity of human beings and the glory of the internet. Enjoy this fun-stuff heavy edition of our weekly roundup! New features: Think you can’t explore movement in story time with a nonfiction book? Think again! This month’s Book to Boogie takes on the 5 senses. Here’s something...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | June 26 - July 2

Friday Linkubator Roundup | June 26 – July 2

Better late than never, the Linkubator is finally here for the American Independence Day weekend! For all those grilling out, watching fireworks, and enjoying family & friends, we wish you a happy 4th. For all our international followers, we wish you a happy weekend! New features: Artist Susan Bee found inspiration in the Picture Collection...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | June 19 - 25

Friday Linkubator Roundup | June 19 – 25

ALA Annual in San Francisco is upon us! Check “other news” below to see where we’ll be, but for those of us who are left behind, these links will have to ease the longing. New features: The Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, MN invited the public into the museum library to explore the collection and...
Meet the LAIP at ALA in San Francisco!

Meet the LAIP at ALA in San Francisco!

Hey hey, Incubators!  I’m going to be representing the LAIP at ALA this year in San Francisco. If you’ll be attending the conference, I’d love to meet you and chat about the arts-incubating stuff happening at your library. Honestly, I will probably look a little more crazed if you find me on the floor, fangirling over...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | June 12 - 18

Friday Linkubator Roundup | June 12 – 18

Bringing you the most interesting news from home and abroad on the internet! We recommend enjoying this week’s Linkubator with a cool drink on hand, possibly between your weekend reading sessions. Or, you know, as a break from your work. Have a good one! New features: Check out the good work being done by the...