Artist a Day Challenge No. 20: Kehinde Wiley

Los Angeles born artist Kehinde Wiley has developed his career in New York as a portrait artist whose work is being celebrated in an exhibition that recently opened at the Brooklyn Museum.  In  “A New Republic” his work depicts men and women placed in traditional forms of portraiture fusing that history with a present day aesthetic.  It is … Continue reading Artist a Day Challenge No. 20: Kehinde Wiley

Artist a Day Challenge No. 7: Kenturah Davis

“I AM DELIBERATE AND AFRAID OF NOTHING.”~ AUDRE LORDE “I’M A REBEL WITH A CAUSE”~NINA SIMONE The first time I heard “Four Women” by Nina Simone I got chills.  To me, there are three important elements to storytelling in any form of artistic expression: 1.  It immediately conveys and connects to raw emotion 2.  It provides a subtle … Continue reading Artist a Day Challenge No. 7: Kenturah Davis