All posts tagged: contemporary artists

Shadow Spotlight: Three Black Contemporary Artists Already Rising

February 12 / 18 Hey! Hope everyone had a great weekend. A new week is beginning so let’s start off with Shadow Spotlight. Black History Month is here and this month we are going to be putting the spotlight on Black Contemporary Artists that have been on the rise. Again, I rather let the work do the talking…   Nathaniel Mary Quinn Here is a guy that went through a lot, but that didn’t stop him to achieve the goals he wanted to reach in life. In this interview below, Quinn talks about how his family abandoned him and how he was able to accomplish success in his art career. The works you see reflect that. There is another part of this interview. To see more of his work, go to http://www.artsy.net/artist/nathaniel-mary-quinn.         Shantell Martin Known for her whimsical stream of consciousness drawing and light perfections, this British artist has already made a mark in the art world.  She’s been plenty busy with projects all around the world. I’ve featured her on this …

Artscene Stuff: Artist Project Contemporary Art Fair

July 22, 2015 Good Morning! It’s seems like a long time has passed since I posted. I found an Art Fair that takes place during February of 2016. It’s the Artist Project Contemporary Art Fair in Toronto Canada. ARTIST PROJECT CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR  FEBRUARY 18 – 21, 2016   from the website: Be a part of this exclusive juried art fair showcasing top contemporary artists from Canada and abroad. Deadline to apply: September 15, 2015 Visual artists of all mediums are invited to submit an application for the Artist Project 2016.Now in its 9th year, the Artist Project looks forward to an exciting fair featuring original works of art from over 250 carefully juried, contemporary artists. Become an exhibitor at the fair! Apply now →   Top Reasons to Apply:✓ Exposure to 15,000+ qualified visitors who love art ✓ Your own professional, curated space in an 11’ high, gallery-style, white hard wall booths ✓ An online profile on TheArtistProject.com and listing in the official Show Guide ✓ A complimentary ticket package ✓ Extensive national marketing …