Even as a teenager, I couldn't wait to get my hands on the next edition of the Arbus Magazine here in Jacksonville, Florida. I would find a local coffee shop, grab a copy from the news stand and dive in. As a free publication, I found the articles compelling and interesting. Many years later, I still feel the same way. The contributors are all well-rounded, mindful and insightful when it comes to all things Art and Business in the community.
Back in December, The Space Gallery's exhibition 5 & Under showcased local art en masse. The entire gallery, from floor to ceiling was covered in art priced $500 and below! Five of my original art works hung on the wall among many of my respected peers and it was a great way to end the year while get people interested in beginning or expanding their personal collection. Matthew Bennet and Wyatt Parlette took on the enormous task of hanging and arranging all of the work and they did a tremendous job! Little did they know, they paired my work with one of my mentors/professors Ana Kamiar! Arbus Magazine's Meredith T. Matthews wrote a fantastic article about the show!
Stay-tuned for a group exhibition in February called Sum + Substance at The Space Gallery featuring local artists Christie Chandler, Dustin Harewood, Hiromi Moneyhun and myself!
Read the full digital article here.