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: 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!
Name: K.We (not because I’m devoted to hip hop but because there’s another artist with my exact name) Age: 41 Hometown: Sullivan, IL Current town: Effingham, IL Job description: Indie artist, illustrator, fabric designer and ninja wrangler Bio: In the pre-internet world, I didn’t do much with my artwork due to the area in which… Read More Featured Artist: K. We
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
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
Name: Leighann Hoffman Age: 22 Hometown: Parsippany, NJ Current town: Parsippany, NJ Job description: Multidisciplinary Fine Artist, Sculptor Bio: Born and raised in New Jersey, graduate of Parsippany Hills Highschool. Recently recieved BFA, from The University of the Arts in Philadelphia PA in May 2012. What are you working on/ describe your work. My current works in progress revolve around developing… Read More Featured Artist: Leighann Hoffman
Name: Vicky Leta Age: 21 Hometown: Brick, NJ Current town: Montclair, NJ Job description: Aspiring Illustrator and Cartoonist, Frozen Yogurt shop employee, foodie and Golden Girls fan Bio: I came to Montclair State University with a completely different (and frankly, one-dimensional) idea of who I wanted to be and what I wanted to do with… Read More Featured Artist: Vicky Leta