15 th September , 2019Robert Pruitt: The Future is Now
Prolific artist Robert Pruit and ArtX Editor in Chief Danny Dunson discuss the practice of defining and archiving African American culture within contemporary art.
8 th September , 2019ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: Frank xarate
Based in Buenos Aries Argentina, Frank xarate, uses identity and ancestry to inform his work. Primarily working in collage which combines digital and manual techniques, this emerging artist is creating a unique visual language taking references from classical line drawings and graffiti.
5 th September , 2019ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: Hayley Labrum Morrison
I'd say my professional career started my third year of college when I began painting custom murals for income. I did commission work for a couple of years, but as the economy worsened, I put my art dream on hold and built a career as a recruiter, working for the University of Chicago, Bain and Co., and GLG. Last November I left my recruiting career behind and haven't looked back since.
30 th August , 2019Artist Spotlight: barry johnson
Seattle based interdisciplinary artist barry johnson takes us through his personal journey of becoming a passionate creative. As a visual artist, barry johnson explores multiple modes of storytelling using unconventional mediums. barry johnson does it all, from writing, sculpting, curating, and painting.
26 th August , 2019ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: DAVID ALABO
Based in Accra Ghana, multi-disciplinary, visual artist David Alabo tells ArtX about the elements that inform his work. Alabo demonstrates a keen interest in Afro-surrealism; currently undertaking projects on surrealism as it pertains to African culture using 3-dimensional abstract works, photography and mixed media pieces as primary mediums.