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
Age: 44 Hometown/ Current town: Grenada WI / Brooklyn NY Job description: Electrical Engineer / Visual Artist Bio: Instead of traveling the road of an artist, I decided to concentrate on scientific disciplines such as math and science. I later obtained a degree in Electrical Engineering and am currently working in that field. My… Read More Featured Artist: Kennis Baptiste
Age: 62 Hometown: NYC Job description: artist Select links: http://www.dannysimmonsarts.com/ Bio: Danny Simmons, Jr., is an American abstract painter from Queens, NY. Simmons brings an equal passion to the written word, thanks to his father, also an outstanding poet. The elder Simmons’ example during a time of racial strife and social upheaval impressed upon Danny the importance… Read More Featured Artist: Danny Simmons
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: 24 Hometown: Changsha in China Current town: Philadelphia Job description: MFA student in PAFA Describe your work. Several cityscapes which include many people. Through various observations or view points. What themes and concepts does your work generally revolve around? I’m trying to show the multiple world which is inclusive of space, dimensionality,… Read More Featured Artist: Jingsi Li
Age: 25 Current town: Philadelphia Bio: Philadelphia native photographer, focused on bringing reality and life to the world through photos that are artistic yet relatable. Select links: Instagram @K1ngtrue Describe your work. My work is an extension of my personality that most people don’t get to see. What themes and concepts does your work generally… Read More Featured Artist: Brian K. Foster