Featured Artist: Danny Simmons

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

Featured Artist: Emily Blei Hracho

Age: 22 Hometown: Reading, PA Current town: Philadelphia, PA Job description: Working Artist   Bio: Emily Blei Hracho is a third generation artist living and working in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She concentrated in Fiber and Material Studies at Temple University’s Tyler School of Art. Her use of traditional techniques such as sewing and construction, loom weaving,… Read More Featured Artist: Emily Blei Hracho

Spoken Word Poet: London Bridgez

Age: Old enough to be your big sister 😉 Hometown: Boston Upcoming projects: 2013 Color Junkie EP release Rosie: Tribute to Negro Work Songs Select links: http://www.LondonBridgez.com http://www.twitter.com/londonbridgez http://www.youtube.com/londonspokenword http://www.facebook.com/londonbridgez143 Describe your spoken word/ music: My work revolves around two concepts: love and the female experience. Do you play any instruments? Harmonica Do you record… Read More Spoken Word Poet: London Bridgez

Hassen Saker

What are you working on? Oh, that’s a loaded question to start with! I’ll try to keep to my purely creative projects, rather than the documentary films and interviews, social network organization and entrepreneurial stuff. That being [not] said, I’ve been working on a multimedia ‘novel’ project for over 20 years, which spawns sub-projects via… Read More Hassen Saker