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: Jingsi Li

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

Featured Artist: Scott Bickmore

For the last 4 or 5 years Scott Bickmore has generated and organized several conceptually and collaboratively driven projects like The Monochromes Project, Bifocal Magazine, Braille-Embroidered Bracelets, The Bluebird of Happiness, ll Lincoln-Line ll, recordbooks, The Sewing Circle of Philadelphia, and PET. He is a teaching artist and works with outreach based organizations including the Mural Arts Program, Fleisher Art Memorial and Art Sanctuary. He recently directed the painting of props and backdrops for the Mummers Fancy Brigade Group, The South Philly Vikings, which were featured on channel 17 at the Convention Center. This Spring he will be starting a project in collaboration with the Philadelphia Opera, repurposing the musical Show Boat into a contemporary hip hop opera.… Read More Featured Artist: Scott Bickmore

Featured Artist: Brandon Lord Ross

Hometown:  Wilmington, De. Current town:  Ambler, Pa. Job description:  “Speculative Investor” Bio:  Brandon Lord (Laird) Ross is an artist, musician, filmmaker, and aspiring actor currently residing in Ambler, Pa. His artwork is influenced by the work of Kandinsky, Chagall, Munch, Aubry Beardsley, as well as primitive/folk art, and the Gnostic belief in “Archons.” His filmmaking… Read More Featured Artist: Brandon Lord Ross

Featured Artist: Kira Dixon / Nebulus Flair

NEBULUS FLAIR Name: Kira Dixon Age: 22 Hometown: Philadelphia Job Description: Visual Artist Upcoming projects: The october 5th event will take place at  1320 taney street 7-12 & the october 12th event is called Art Sister: A collective gallery ,that will be with shanina dionna and ameerah k. at the urban art gallery… for november 9th the location will be 1310 Broad… Read More Featured Artist: Kira Dixon / Nebulus Flair