I met Robert one evening in a hidden Grotto on Lancaster Avenue during the lesser known “Second Friday” in Philadelphia. We exchanged some stories about how the sciences and arts interconnected and joked about our experiences with poultry. The conclusion to that discussion was that poultry can be really gross. That said, Robert has… Read More Featured Artist: Robert James Haskell
We interviewed Shawn back in 2009. We recently checked in to see what he has been working on. Age: 42 Hometown: Philadelphia Job description: Illustrator / Tattooist Bio: Shawn Dubin is the co-creator and illustrator of the book series, “The Misadventures of Dreary & Naughty.” He spent much of his time growing up immersed in… Read More Featured Artist: Shawn Dubin
Age: 42 Hometown: Philadelphia Job description: Songwriter, Satirist, Bullshitter, Producer Bio: I’ve been kicking the same bag of bullshit around this soon to be no-horse town for longer than I can believe. I write, record, and perform songs, monologues, and poems with others and alone. Upcoming projects: I’ll be performing at DiPinto Guitars on… Read More Featured: Shawn Kilroy
Age: 26 years old Hometown: Philadelphia, PA Upcoming projects: Graff comic book and bigger installs Select links:bigger and better Describe your work; what themes and concepts does your work generally revolve around? “It’s mainly graffiti based, artsy or sometimes a combination of the both. I try to do be in my own lane, because people aren’t… Read More Featured Artist: KRA!
Age: 37 Hometown: KARAJ, IRAN Current town: PHILADELPHIA, PA Job description: PAINTER, ART INSTRUCTOR Bio: Born in 1979, Iran Upcoming projects: Working on a new series including 6 large oil paintings with the title of “The Journey.” Describe your work. As far as I remember, it’s been the only way I’ve created my paintings. Just remembering the moments… Read More Featured Artist: Mehdi Hosseini Ashlaghi
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: David D. Oquendo Age: 27 Current town: Pompton Lakes, NJ Job description: Unemployed Bio: Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico – as a toddler he and his family moved to New Jersey. Oquendo frequently took trips into NYC as a youngster & lived in a household that encouraged creative thinking. In 2009, he completed his undergraduate degree at… Read More Featured Artist: David D. Oquendo