Luong Huynh

photographer - from: Eau Claire

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Anna Wang @The Cabin

Wed. Apr. 10th, 2019

On Friday night, April 5, Madison-based singer/songwriter/electronic musician Anna Wang performed in The Cabin, inside the Davies Center at UW-Eau Claire.

Rachel Hanson and Greg Gilbertson @Forage

Fri. Mar. 22nd, 2019

The Listen series invites attendees to eat, drink and socialize at Forage in Eau Claire's Banbury Place and then adjourn to a cozy listening area for live music. March 21's installment featured Rachel Hanson (of The Last Revel) and Chippewa Falls singer-songwriter Greg Gilbertson.

The 3rd Annual Midwest Weirdfest

Mon. Mar. 11th, 2019

Midwest Weirdfest returned to downtown Eau Claire March 8–10 for its annual celebration of the fantastic, frightening, offbeat, and just plain weird, exploring this season's original horror, sci-fi, underground, and documentary films ...

Odd x Odd Humyns Grand Opening Weekend Bash

Mon. Feb. 4th, 2019

On Friday and Saturday, February 1 and 2, downtown Eau Claire's Odd Humyns and Odd Brand Strategy held a grand opening for their new shop/space, complete with coffee and waffles from SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar, prizes, and live music.

Fri. Dec. 28th, 2018

Opening Shot | Dec. 26, 2018

photos by Luong Huynh

HAVING A SLAY OL’ TIME. UW-Eau Claire’s production of She Kills Monsters ran in the Jamf Theatre at the Pablo Center at the Confluence Dec. 11-16. The dramatic/comedy relied on homicidal fairies, nasty ogres, and plenty of ’90s pop culture to tell a tale of grief and Dungeons & Dragons.

Clear Water Comedy Presents: The Roast of 2018

Thu. Dec. 27th, 2018

Staged on Thursday, Dec. 20 at The Plus in downtown Eau Claire, Clear Water Comedy's "Roast of 2018" said goodbye to the previous year as local comedians poked fun at the stuff that happened and people who did it.

Fri. Nov. 2nd, 2018

Opening Shot | Oct. 31, 2018

photos by Luong Huynh

REALLY NEW ON THE SCENE. After forming to learn songs over two days of workshops at the Girls Rock Band Experience, two bands took to the stage at The Metro to perform at Sawdust City Limits No. 5. The high school rock band above – Histrionic Creature – plans to make more songs, and they’ve already got a Facebook page ...

Girls Rock (Sawdust City Limits No. 5)

Mon. Oct. 29th, 2018

After forming to learn songs over two days of workshops at the Girls Rock Band Experience, two bands took to the stage at The Metro to perform at Sawdust City Limits No. 5 on Saturday, October 27.

Wed. Oct. 17th, 2018

Opening Shot | Oct.17, 2018

photos by Luong Huynh

HOO THINKS WE SHOULD JUST WING IT? Northern Saw-whet Owl migration is underway and the Beaver Creek Bird Banders are once again opening the banding station at Beaver Creek Reserve, allowing you to see the charismatic night flyers ...

Owl Banding @Beaver Creek Reserve

Mon. Oct. 15th, 2018

Northern Saw-whet Owl migration is underway and the Beaver Creek Bird Banders are once again opening the banding station at Beaver Creek Reserve, allowing anyone to see ...

Wed. Sep. 5th, 2018

Three Cheers for 30 Years

Lauren Fisher, photos by Luong Huynh

Eau Claire Children’s Theatre hosts anniversary open house

Thu. Aug. 9th, 2018

FEATURE: The Life and Death and Life of the State Theatre

Tom Giffey, graphic designer by Eric Christenson, photos by Andrea Paulseth, Luong Huynh, Lee Butterworth, Timothy Mather, Caitlyn Berlin, Brandon Jenness, Frank H. Robinson, Kelsey Smith

Once a shuttered movie palace, the State Theatre became a beloved arts center and a key element of Eau Claire's artistic renaissance.

Thu. Aug. 9th, 2018

Grand Avenue Bridge Refab Echoes Downtown Style

Lauren Fisher, photos by Luong Huynh

City Engineer Dave Solberg rapped on his desk – knocking on wood – as he said that construction on the Grand Avenue pedestrian bridge is moving right on schedule for its Aug. 21 completion date ...

Mon. Aug. 6th, 2018

Celebrating Rad Women: Writer Jodie Arnold launches WisWomen TV series

Taylor Reisdorf, photos by Luong Huynh

Local writer Jodie Arnold has funneled her desire to promote driven and successful women into a structured television series called WisWomen, which will air on Valley Media Works (Spectrum cable channel 993) in early September ...

Tue. Jul. 24th, 2018

The Final Frontier

Emilee Wentland, photos by Luong Huynh

space and rocks collide in new Water Street gallery

Thu. Jul. 12th, 2018

Opening Shot | June 11, 2018

photos by Luong Huynh

USING THE STAGE TO ITS FULL CAPACITY. Francis Starlite is known for his energetic, sometimes dangerous stage antics. He held a dance class for Eaux Claires IV attendees to learn sweet moves for the show, but something tells us he didn’t prepare concert-goers for this one.

Eaux Claires 2018: The Grounds

Tue. Jul. 10th, 2018

Crafted by creative director Michael Brown, the 2018 Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival (July 6 & 7) set out to be a unique experience for fest goers. It mixed a diverse lineup of music with ambitious art installations, striking stages, and a beautiful natural setting next to the Chippewa River ...

Eaux Claires 2018: The People

Tue. Jul. 10th, 2018

Thousands of people showed up for the 2018 Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival (July 6 & 7). They came from across the country and around the world to the festival grounds just outside of Eau Claire.

Eaux Claires 2018: The Music

Mon. Jul. 9th, 2018

With multiple stages and a diverse lineup of performers hand-picked by festival curators Justin Vernon (Bon Iver) and Aaron Dessner (The National), the 2018 Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival (July 6 & 7) provided two days of live music ...

The Daily Shakedown

Mon. Jul. 9th, 2018

Eaux Claires IV: Recapped

Eric Christenson, photos by Branden Nall, Luong Huynh

“Fly or fall on feeling.” That was at the core of Eaux Claires’ no-lineup philosophy for 2018. Feeling. And there’s a lot of feelings out there ...

Oxbeaux II

Fri. Jul. 6th, 2018

On the eve of the 2018 Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival, The Oxbow Hotel once again hosted their OXBEAUX street concert right in front of the hotel ...

The Daily Shakedown

Thu. Jul. 5th, 2018

PHOTOS: Eaux Claires Fans at Peak Eaux Claires

Mike Paulus, photos by Luong Huynh, Lee Butterworth

We've taken many a photograph at past Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festivals, as all kinds of fantastic people converge upon the Chippewa Valley from around the world. Enjoy a handful of music fans who seem extra-at-home at Eaux Claires ...

Stone Space Gallery Opening

Thu. Jul. 5th, 2018

Stone Space Gallery is a new art space from Matt Oliverson and Steve Bateman, located at 431 Water Street. The gallery, which offers unique stones and paintings, had a soft opening on Tuesday, July 3.

The Verve Pipe @The Metro

Fri. Jun. 22nd, 2018

The multi-platinum alternative rock band The Verve Pipe is recognized worldwide for their radio hits Photograph, Hero, Happiness Is, Never Let You Down, and the #1 smash single The Freshmen. On Thursday, June 21 ...

Geography - Group Summer Art Show

Fri. Jun. 1st, 2018

Selected artists were invited to participate in this year’s themed summer show at the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library by creating art that relates to their concept of “geography.” The show provides ...

Thu. May. 31st, 2018

Fest With the Best of ’Em

Julia van Allen, Raquel Dorf, Joseph Lynch, photos by Luong Huynh

Northwoods Blues Festival, Rock Fest, and Eaux Claires are on deck. Are you ready?

The Daily Shakedown

Wed. Apr. 4th, 2018

Prex Claires 2018 Lineup Unleashed

V1 Staff, photos by Luong Huynh

Today Blugold Radio released plans for 2018's 'Prex Claires' festivities, set for Thursday, July 5, revving things up for the Eaux Claires Music and Arts Festival on July 6-7. Last year saw the first installment of Prex Claires, inviting music lovers – both local and from out-of-town – into downtown Eau Claire.

Wed. Mar. 21st, 2018

Opening Shot | March 21, 2018

photos by Luong Huynh

IT’S GETTING A LITTLE S. CAREY OUT HERE. Eau Claire’s S. Carey (of Bon Iver) released his third full-length album – Hundred Acres – this month, which included a special backstage show at The State Theatre in Eau Claire on March 16.

Tue. Mar. 20th, 2018

V-Ball Is Your Chance to Dance All Night

Natalie Rosenkranz, photos by Luong Huynh

If you’re in need of an idea for date night, look no further: The 44th Annual Viennese Ball is coming April 13 and 14, and you don’t want to miss it! The Viennese Ball, or V-Ball, is a fundraiser for service, international, and ...

S. Carey Album Release Backstage @The State

Fri. Mar. 16th, 2018

Eau Claire's S.Carey (of Bon Iver) released his third full-length album – Hundred Acres – this month, which included a special backstage show at The State Theatre in Eau Claire on Thursday, March 16.

MidWest WeirdFest

Tue. Mar. 13th, 2018

Micon Downtown Cinema screened 50 “fantastic, frightening, offbeat, and just plain weird” films March 9-11 for the second annual MidWest WeirdFest film festival ...

Fri. Feb. 23rd, 2018

Lighting a Fire

Katie Vagnino, photos by Randy Lee, Luong Huynh

UWEC’s Fire Ball more than a drag show

Midwest Feminists Presents: Me Too Benefit

Sun. Feb. 4th, 2018

On Friday, Feb. 2, Midwest Feminists presented the Me Too Benefit at Forage in Eau Claire's Banbury Place. The event – which included live music, readings, presentations and more – raised funds for ...

Gaelynn Lea at The Oxbow Hotel

Mon. Jan. 15th, 2018

On Friday, Jan 12 Gaelynn Lea performed at The Oxbow Hotel. Gaelynn Lea is a musician from Duluth, MN. She's been playing violin for over twenty years ...