Tag Archives: Art

Pen’s Eye: Alvin Ailey, Into the Woods, and The King & I

AAADT in Alvin Ailey's Revelations. Photo by Gert Krautbauer

Dear Pennies & Pens, Last year, I attended several different shows at the AT&T Performing Arts Center here in Dallas. As far as the shows I attended, they were Alvin Ailey, Into the Woods, and The King & I. I was able to attend these shows because I am on the ATTPAC’s media list and […]

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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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LOUD.Life: The Dallas Festival of Ideas + Carneal Simmons Opening Reception

Art from Carneal Simmons Gallery (Image by LoudPen)

Dear Pennies & Pens, So apparently, I’m some sort of glutton for punishment because after a hectic Valentine’s Day weekend, I spent another weekend attending and covering more events here in Dallas. But don’t worry, I’m not complaining because all the events I went to were pretty cool. I love going to events because you […]

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LOUD.Life: I hate Valentine’s Day but I love Events

LoudPen (Image by LoudPen)

Dear Pennies & Pens, First off, this month has been insane for me! I have been going to a bunch of different events to network, promote The InkSpot and 8515 as well as observe the event so that I can write about it here on de la Pen…All Pen Everything. That said, today, I wanted […]

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

Tupac from the

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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