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Who are you and what do you do? Barbara Valles: I am a painter. I was born and raised in Spain. My work has evolved over the years into conceptual and dimensional paintings. Some of the paintings come out to become part of the space, or their surroundings. I useRead More →

by Nicole Royse – TEMPE, AZ — The 6th Street Market, a seasonal Sunday marketplace featuring locally produced, handmade goods, takes place every Sunday through April 22, 2018. This wonderful, local, and multifaceted marketplace is situated in the heart of downtown Tempe at the beautiful 6th Street Park, running from 11:00Read More →

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Who are you and what do you do? Champ Styles, the son of AZ Graff Pioneer: Such Styles How did you get your start? I’ve been scribbling since 3 months, but as of Graff it was when I was in 5th Grade (2003). I fell into some trouble and wasRead More →

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by Nicole Royse Arts Editor – In correlation with the impending election and the anniversary of the Marriage Equality Act, Scottsdale Museum of Contempoary Art (SMoCA) revisits the engaging and challenging work of Mel Roman: Coming Out Under Fire. This much anticipated exhibition utilizes a provocative combination of text, found objectsRead More →

by Nicole Royse Arts Editor Tempe Center for the Art’s summer exhibition STEAM brings together the worlds of science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics in an exciting and captivating exhibition. “STEAM is a movement inspired by the popularity of STEM -based education”, states TCA Curator Michelle Nichols-Dock. The exhibition highlightsRead More →

Who are you and what do you do? My name is Aaron Thomas Roth and I am a collage artist. How did you get your start? I was a freelance illustrator working in New York City in the 1990’s when I met designer Carlos Fachi. It was about that timeRead More →

Who are you and what do you do? I remember how odd it felt the first time I spoke out loud that I, Cheryl Brandon, was an Artist. I always knew it was so, because my mother had recognized this talent in me at a very young age and sentRead More →

Who are you and what do you do? Fausto Fernandez: I am a fine artist. My works include a variety of mixed-media collages, paintings, public art, and community engagement projects. My studio creations are colorful, geometric, mixed-media collages on canvas, photo transfers of people and crowds and aviation renderings. HowRead More →

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Who are you and what do you do? Marco Albarran: I’ve been an artist from a very young age. I do feel blessed that after all these years I can still call myself an artist. It hasn’t been easy, but that’s what makes creating worth it! I am currently workingRead More →

Who are you and what do you do? My name is Nicole L Olson. I am an artist; dance is my genre. My medium is the human body. I use it to choreograph and perform; tell stories. Influence moods. Create images. How did you get your start? I’m originally fromRead More →

Who are you and what do you do? David Miller – multimedia artist – so photography, short films, animation and sound design. How did you get your start? I was taking photos of my friends in high school and making short films for all of our school projects, including aRead More →

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Who are you and what do you do? I’m Adam Dumper aka Dumperfoo, Uncle Dumps, or DumpLaRock. I’m a promoter, artist, and graphic designer. I run several events in town with my partners, The Blunt Club a HipHop/DJ Night, about to celebrate 14 Years in Valley as well as MotownRead More →