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: 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: 32 Hometown: Covina Current town: LA Job description: artist Bio: Timothy Robert Smith is a Los Angeles based oil painter and muralist, using observational techniques to portray a multi-dimensional perspective of the universe. Since recently graduating from Laguna College of Art and Design with an MFA in studio art, he has had two… Read More Featured Artist: Timothy Robert Smith
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
What is your background? How did you get involved with art? Well, first and foremost, I’d have to say it started with my parents. I’d spend countless hours in any museum possible with my parents; art’s never not been around in my life, I suppose. My mom is an artist, among other things, and my… Read More Mark Mattson Q&A