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le magazine noir: Jarrod Anderson

Photo by Jarrod Anderson (Image courtesy of Jarrod Anderson)

Dear Pennies & Pens, As with Bene`, I also discovered Jarrod Anderson in the Minorities in Media Slack group. And I’m so happy I did because Jarrod’s photography is amazing! It is real yet artistic. I love when artists create work that makes me think and is relatable. It makes their art more accessible. Based […]

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le magazine noir: Spencer Evans

Art by Spencer Evans (Image courtesy of Spencer Evans)

Dear Pennies & Pens, A couple of months ago, my friend & I went to an art show at the Bivins Gallery here in Dallas. While there, we met Visual Artist Spencer Evans as his work was on display during that exhibition. I was immediately impressed by Spencer’s work. It’s real and intriguing. During the […]

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de la Pen…All Pen Everything Presents le magazine noir

Dear Pennies & Pens, le magazine noir aka “The Black Magazine” is the name of the Black History Month issue of de la Pen…All Pen Everything. When brainstorming names for our Black History Month issue, we wanted something that was unique, classy, and chic. We started searching the internet for inspiration and racking our brains […]

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Pen’s Eye: Stylish Illustrations for Stylish Life by Martina Pavlova

Fashion Illustration by Martina Pavlova (Image courtesy of Martina Pavlova)

Dear Pennies & Pens, I have always loved fashion illustration. Years ago, I worked with the Brooklyn Public Library to launch a public relations and social media campaign for the exhibit, “Fashion Illustration: A Contemporary Look”. It was such a fun project because I learned a lot about fashion illustration as well as honing my […]

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Pen’s Eye: The Dallas Observer’s Artopia 2016

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Dear Pennies & Pens, Some of you may remember that last year, I attended the Dallas Observer’s Artopia. If you don’t check out the post here: Press Pen: Dallas Observer Artopia 2015. I am happy to report that I attended the event again this year. That said, I present to you, Pen’s Eye: The Dallas […]

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Now Let Me Ink That Page: Best of 2015

Dear Pennies & Pens, Today, I present to you Now Let Me Ink That Page: Best of 2015 aka de la Pen…All Pen Everything’s best posts from 2015. Throughout this year, de la Pen…All Pen Everything has been working around the clock to produce and publish unique and original lifestyle content. I’m proud to say […]

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Pen’s Eye: Aurora

Art at Aurora (Image by LoudPen)

Dear Pennies & Pens, A few weeks ago, I attended Aurora while in Dallas. Aurora is a massive light, sound, video and performance arts event held in the Dallas Arts District every two years. I had never heard of Aurora so I was excited to see what the event was all about. As it states […]

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Pen’s Eye: Being Leonardo Da Vinci

Dear Pennies & Pens, I have always loved the theater. I love seeing the actors and actresses perform right in front of me. I feel like seeing a live performance allows you to see the story unfold right in front of you. It’s so beautiful and interesting. Moving right along, I recently attended Being Leonardo […]

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Pen’s Eye: Texas Contemporary

Art by Federico Uribe (Image by LoudPen)

Dear Pennies & Pens, One of the cool things about living in Houston is the fact that it’s a diverse city with plenty of arts and culture events. Take Texas Contemporary for example. Texas Contemporary is Houston’s leading contemporary and modern art fair that brings the country’s best galleries to the area’s discerning collector base. […]

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Pen’s Eye: Afrocentric Keyy

Dear Pennies & Pens, As an Editor, I absolutely love those times when I discover amazing artists by accident. It makes my job easier because it happens organically thereby making our collaboration more authentic. I spotted today’s interviewee Kiarra Elliott (@AfrocentricKeyy)  on Instagram and immediately recognized her talent. Kiarra’s work is colorful, thoughtful, and interesting. […]

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