Fall Season Updates
Featuring Lenett Partlow-Myrick & Jenny O'Grady
This inspiring conversation gives testimony to "The Power of Everyday Artists and Makers of Things" and how we can "impact individuals and communities on a foundational level." Click on the blue link above to listen to the podcast--and please give it 5 stars! Read more about the podcast.
Dos-à-Dos II: A Celebration of Friendship Through Bookmaking Art
Love begets love. The love of book art Jenny O'Grady and I share is a magnetic field that continuously attracts loving support for our work. Thanks to Thomas Engleman, Emma McDonnell, Steven Silberg, Alfonso Fernandez-Vazquez, Greg Staley, and the Richard B. Talkin Family Art Gallery at Howard Community College for the loving curatorial care given to every aspect of this exhibit. Special thanks to everyone who came to the show and left such loving comments and reviews. You all inspire us to vision forward.
Making Our Spaces Sacred Receives MSAC Grant!
We are excited to announce grant support from the Maryland State Arts Council for our research of outdoor sacred spaces created and sustained by African Americans in Maryland beginning with Baltimore City. This grant supports us to develop a documentary about sacred space creators and a mixed-media map of outdoor sacred spaces in Baltimore. Look for a preview of these artifacts in December 2022. Thank you MSAC! To discover more about the Maryland State Arts Council and how they impact Maryland, visit msac.org.
Next Generation Partlow Artists: Lotus Marie Partlow
We are so proud to share our granddaughter's emergence as a multi-faceted / multi-dimensional cultural creative high school freshman majoring in visual art. We think she's a genius. Click here to see for yourself.
Victor Rodgers "The ARTifacts" Release
Big shout out and congratulations to my creative "potna" Victor Rodgers aka Slangston Hughes et al. on the release of his Anthology Mixtape "The ARTifacts," which he defines as "a collaborative effort between myself and all of my artistic personalities...". It's an amazing collection of songs / poems / spoken word rich jewels, and it's FREE to stream here: