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Category Archives: Happenings: Upcoming Events
Portfolio Panel Workshop 5/5 at the Brentwood Arts Exchange @ #GatewayArts Ctr; plus Portfolio Review 6/2!
Hi everyone, did you know there’s a Portfolio Panel Workshop at the Brentwood Arts Exchange this Saturday, the 5th from 3-5pm? More info below: Upcoming Business of Art Workshops At the Brentwood Arts Exchange @ Gateway Arts Center — Portfolio … Continue reading
"OPEN INVITATION OPEN MEETINGS" Opening Reception Fri 3/23 7pm, at 39th St Gallery, #GatewayArts Center
I’m looking forward to Siobhan Rigg’s Open Invitation Open Meetings, which debuts tomorrow, March 23rd at 7pm at the 39th Street Gallery. I’ve heard buzz about this exhibition while I was the Gateway Arts Center’s Artist in Residence, and it’s … Continue reading
Please join me next Wednesday, March 21st, at 6:30pm at Urban Eats Café in Mount Rainier for an Artist’s Talk, where I will share my drawings, paintings, and (maybe!) some performance work. I look forward to seeing friends and family, hearing your feedback on my work … Continue reading
Please join me for the March showcase of DC artists collaborative, RAW: natural born artists. "RAW's mission is to provide up-and-coming artists of all creative realms with the tools, resources and exposure needed to inspire and cultivate creativity so that … Continue reading
This V-Day, Spend it w/ Your Loved One @GatewayCDC’s 3rd Annual Art of Dessert @BusboysandPoets Hyattsville 8-10! #GatewayArts
Here’s the skinny (just kidding), on the Gateway CDC’s 3rd Annual Art of Dessert Fundraiser! If you’ve got the tummy and the teeth, come out and support community revitalization in the Gateway Arts District. Eat Dessert For a Good … Continue reading
"Conversations in the Corridor: Underserved or Desperate?" @BusboysandPoets Hyattsville today, 2/12 @ 5pm about the #GatewayArts District!
I’m looking forward to attending Conversations in the Corridor, a monthly discussion series that gathers activists and community members focused on local issues to promote a shared vision of what it means to live in the Gateway Arts District: This month’s … Continue reading
Justin Fair Live Performance of "Conduit" @HillyerArtSpace's "Soapbox" Thu 1/19, starts at 7pm @soulstrong
My friends, please join me next Thursday, January 19th, 2012 at the Hillyer Art Space for their January Soapbox performance art series. Please join me as I perform one of my newest performance art pieces live, called Conduit, at the Hillyer Art … Continue reading