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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: 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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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

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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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: Jeremy Biggers

Art by Jeremy Biggers (Image courtesy of Jeremy Biggers)

Dear Pennies & Pens, As you all know, I went to Artopia in Dallas a few weeks back. If you missed it, check it out here: Press Pen: Dallas Observer Artopia 2015. After the event, I was browsing through Twitter to see what I missed at the event (yes the event was so big that you […]

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Pen’s Eye: Vakseen Art

Vakseen (Image courtesy of Vakseen)

Dear Pennies & Pens, Last week, I discovered this new art app called Vango which allows you to view and buy art. Artists can also set up accounts and sell their work. The coolest thing about Vango is that it organizes art according to price, type, or collection. Not only is it easy to use […]

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Pen’s Eye: Adam Jones Art

Adam Jones (Image courtesy of Adam Jones)

Dear Pennies and Pens, As you all know, a couple of weeks ago, I was in Dallas for Artopia. If you missed it, check out the post here: Press Pen: Dallas Observer Artopia 2015. While at Artopia, I met the talented Mr. Adam Jones who was painting live at Artopia. I immediately fell in love with Adam’s work. […]

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