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Merida Artist Studio Tour

I never tire of listening to artists speak passionately about their art. Apparently neither did over 240 attendees who braved a warm Merida afternoon to visit 23 amazing artists in their studios on the 2015 Merida Artist Studio Tour. 325 more words


Artist a Day Challenge No. 20: Kehinde Wiley

Los Angeles born artist Kehinde Wiley has developed his career in New York as a portrait artist whose work is being celebrated in an exhibition that recently opened at the Brooklyn Museum.   184 more words


Artist a Day Challenge No. 15: Samella Sanders Lewis

Artist and historian Samella Sanders Lewis does not shy away from confrontation.  As a child she found her voice through artistic expression and she was staunchly protective of her voice, fighting any force that tried to intimidate her into silence. 306 more words


Artist a Day Challenge No. 12: Naomi Sims

I don’t know how it is possible, but each picture I see of Naomi Sims is simply flawless.

Designer Zac Posen posted some pictures of Naomi Sims today on… 136 more words


Monochrome and Courage

In these two drawings, I’ve tried to broaden my capacity in drawing by attempting to sketch a realistic portrait and shade using a compressed charcoal. 419 more words


Meet the Artist: Ernesto Novelo

Every city has its “East Side”, and every east side has its share of artists, musicians and outliers. The east side of a city is where things often get interesting—it’s where you find a richer cultural mosaic versus the homogenous crème de la crème, the grit vs the glam.

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