I first saw Anthony and Karen’s work at Jed Williams Gallery, in Philadelphia. I stopped by the gallery a few times while the exhibit was up, and each time there was more art. Which I found to be a very effective way of catching my attention, and a great reason to stop by as often as… Read More Featured Artists: Anthony C. and Karen M.
Name: Jon F. Allen Age: 39 Bio: I’ve been mining and creating cultural detritus since I was old enough to handle pencil and pen. Along the way I obtained some fine arts degrees. “All of life is struggle, of course, and Jon’s deftly rendered mutants are struggling up one heck of a storm. Struggling with… Read More Featured Artist: Jon Allen
Age: 52 Hometown: Philadelphia, PA Current Town: Philadelphia, PA Bio: Terri E. Lyons is an author, poet and public speaker. She has written several books describing the experience and wisdom of her life and that of her elders. Through those experiences she captured the range of humanity in her compositions of biography and poetry. Terri… Read More Terri Lyons: Featured Poet and Author
Name: Dustin Gramando Age: 26 Hometown: Jefferson Twp, NJ Current town: Rockaway Twp, NJ Job description: Sculptor, Multidisciplinary Artist, Entertainment Lighting and Rigging Bio: Born in 1986 in Staten Island New York. Graduated from Montclair State University in May 2012 with a Bachelors in Fine Art concentration in sculpture. What are you working on/ describe… Read More Featured Artist: Dustin Gramando
Name: Tess Yaney Age: 22 Hometown: West Orange,NJ Current town: Atlanta, GA Job description: Photographer Bio: Tess Yaney is a photographer based out of Atlanta and New York. Being exposed to photography at such an early age, she learned to have that artistic eye necessary for making images due to her family’s emphasis on the… Read More Featured Artist: Tess Yaney
Age: 31 Hometown: Farmington, Michigan Current town: Tucson, Arizona Job Description: Artist/Teacher Bio: I attained a BFA with a major in education from Michigan State University in 2005. I have been teaching and making art in Tucson, Arizona for the past six years. Recently, I’ve participated in several major exhibitions across the nation and now have my work included… Read More Featured Artist: Tracy Brown
WOMEN and WATER: An International Women’s Day Show (RUNS MARCH 9-APRIL 8, 2011) International House Philadelphia 3701 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19104 Wednesday, March 16th Opening for International Women’s Day celebration Sponsored by: Penn’s Provost office for the “Year of Water,” Penn Women’s Center, Center for East Asian Studies, Middle East Center, South Asia Center,… Read More Women and Water