Current town: Collingswood, NJ Bio: Jeremy Newman has directed numerous documentary and experimental videos. His work is frequently shown at film festivals and has also aired on several PBS stations. He is Associate Professor of Communications at Stockton University. Newman earned an MFA in Media Arts from The Ohio State University. Select… Read More Featured Artist: Jeremy Newman
Editor’s Note: Torva Messor, our gothic high school guest contributor shares thoughts and impressions on September’s First Friday. We went to the Rollins building at 319 N. 11 th Street, which is chock full of artist collectives such as Napoleon, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Practice, Marginal Utility, Grizzly Grizzly, Great Far Beyond, and Vox Populi. The space… Read More First Friday: Philadelphia
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
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
Name: Ovchinnikov Vasily Age: 26 Hometown: Tyumen, Russia Current town: Moscow, Russia Job description: Art-director / Filmmaker / Photographer What themes and concepts does your work generally revolve around? Dead or sick beauty; there is something there, I do not really understand what. What are you currently working on? A movie called “Go to the… Read More Featured Director: Vasily Ovchinnikov
Name: Caitlin Peck Age: 24 Hometown: Lewistown, PA Current town: Upper Darby, PA Bio: I was born and raised in Central Pennsylvania, first Lewistown and then I went to high school in Lewisburg, PA. I completed my undergrad at Pennsylvania State University with a BFA in Drawing and Painting in ’10. In the summer of… Read More Featured Artist: Caitlin Peck
Follow along as Christiane makes the costumes for her newest stop action film. via Christiane Cegavske: Puppet Costume Part 2: New and Improved Gloves.