Monthly Archives: May 2017

May 31

THE HIGH: PAINTER & POET: THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF ASHLEY BRYAN

Artist, author, and educator Ashley Bryan (American, born 1923) says he can’t remember a time when he was not drawing and painting. His unending creative zeal has fueled a long and prolific career. At a young age, Bryan noticed the lack of children’s books with African American characters. Bryan is committed to filling that void […]

May 31

DANIEL ARSHAM: HOURGLASS & HALE WOODRUFF’S MURALS TALLADEGA COLLEGE

Daniel Arsham: Hourglass March 4–May 21, 2017 This exhibition continues artist Daniel Arsham’s (American, born 1980) ongoing project Fictional Archaeologies, in which he creates replicas of everyday objects—such as basketballs and cameras—in precious and semi-precious stones. The objects become fossils, remnants of our present seen through the eyes of a future researcher. Hourglass comprises three […]

May 19

COLONY SQUARE: LETTERS OF MIDTOWN

“The 8-feet tall letters, a collaboration between North American Properties (NAP), Midtown Alliance and Rick Sheppard of MacroTek, are designed to establish a sense of place and build awareness of the Midtown brand as the cultural core of the city.” – The Atlanta Journal Constitution “Curious about those giant, colorful “MIDTOWN” letters in the heart of, […]

May 19

THE WWAF @ ARENA GALLERY: OCCASIONAL SUPERSTAR V. DAN THE MAN

The WWAF (World Wide Arts Federation) is a place where artists can exhibit their alter ego as well as their artistic abilities and determine what really is at the core of creative competition… who’s the baddest. What you say matters just as much as what you create. Those with the sharpest wit and quickest paint […]

May 19

THE HIGH: AFRICAN ART- BUILDING THE COLLECTION

In celebration of its newly expanded Fred and Rita Richman Gallery for African Art, the High will showcase nearly 40 recent acquisitions of art from Africa to enter the permanent collection. African Art: Building the Collection marks a significant expansion of the African art galleries, a more than 60-percent increase in the dedicated space for […]

May 19

THE HIGH: PAINTER AND POET: THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF ASHLEY BRYAN

Artist, author, and educator Ashley Bryan (American, born 1923) says he can’t remember a time when he was not drawing and painting. His unending creative zeal has fueled a long and prolific career. At a young age, Bryan noticed the lack of children’s books with African American characters. Bryan is committed to filling that void […]

May 18

“FINDING YOUR PASSION” PRESENTATION TO COCA-COLA GLOBAL INTEGRATED MARKETING

Global Marketing Executives at The Coca-Cola Company contacted me to ask if I could come to the Coca-Cola Headquarters and address  the Global Integrated Marketing Group on their Monthly Videoconference Call with 50-100 attendees.  Each call features one person to the team.  Though I am younger than the Millennials, I am part of Generation Z and a digital […]