Posts with tag: "Ancestors"
The Starving Artist?
Sunday, April 03, 2016
The Starving Artist?

The title "Starving Artist" is one that has been around for thousands of years. It is a title that is thrown around haphazardly without really understanding what the definition is so let's break it down.starved  starv·ing - intransitive verb1a: to perish from lack of food b: to suffer extreme hunger2a archaic: to die of cold b.British: to suffer greatly from cold3:  to suffer or b.perish from deprivationArtist - noun1a: obsolete: one skilled or versed in learned arts b. archaic: physician c. artisan 12a: one who professes and practices an imaginitive art b. a person skilled in one of the fine arts3:  a skilled performer; especially: ...

Never Done Exhibit
Sunday, March 13, 2016
The Starving Artist?

I have been thinking about certain aspects of my artistic journey, the people, places, and things have had the largest impact on my career thus far. Some of my work is currently being featured in a group show at City Lights Gallery in Bridgeport, CT.  “Never Done" is a show exploring "Manifestations of the Beauty, Inspiration and Constant Strength of Black Women". The saying reminds us that “Women’s work is never done”. The work to love, fight for social justice, actualize spiritual building and leadership, to nurture our families and create joy is never done." Suzanne Kachmer, City Lights Program Director."Lace" photo by Adger Cowans - headline image ...