The Cambrian

Arts Briefs

Imagination runs riot, benefits teens

A rtists traditional and not-so-much can download applications for the Prefix 927 Art Show. The 22nd annual show is set for 11 a.m. to 9 a.m. Saturday, July 24, and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, July 25, at the Cambria Veterans Memorial Building, 1000 Main St., Cambria.

The benefit for the Cambria Teen Center historically triggers an out-pouring of out-of-the-box creativity from Cambria artists. Paintings, sculptures and assemblages showing exceptional whimsy are the rule.

The show’s name comes from a local phone prefix.

Admission is $3.

An artists’ reception will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, July 24.

The show is presented by the Allied Arts Association. For more, go to

—Bert Etling

Guitar prodigy plays at Painted Sky

Virtuoso guitarist Eric Henderson plays at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 17, at Painted Sky Recording Studios, 4111 Bridge St., Cambria.

Henderson began playing guitar at age six. By the time he was 13, he was invited to Spain to become one of only three people to study privately with master guitarist Andres Segovia.

His influences also include Jimi Hendrix and Jeff Beck, combined with a mix of Bach and other classical composers. For more, go to www.erichenderson

. org.

Advance tickets, $20, are available at the Cambria Business Center, 1241 Knollwood Drive, or by phone at 439-0972. A portion of proceeds go to the G. Roger Bailey Classical Guitar Scholarship. If available, tickets will be $23 at the door.