vulcano 500

Who are you and what do you do? Gary Vulcano Creative Director and Marketing Director Owner of whiteLAVA Creative and metalart I create, design and implement unique innovative marketing campaigns and company branding that deliver results. I also design and create one of kind metal art sculptures that make aRead More →

Jose-Benavides-500

Who are you and what do you do? I am Jose A. Benavides and I am an Artist of 2D and 3D work. The 2D is mostly drawing and Mono Prints. The 3D deals with reappropriated objects and my favorite medium is License Plates. How did you get your start?Read More →

Debashish Samaddar 500

Who are you and what do you do? I’m terribly tempted to launch into a deep philosophical essay, but I’ll keep it matter of fact instead: I am Debashish Samaddar: friend to many, son to two, father to two and husband to one. I go by Dev because people mispronounceRead More →

Hannah Manuelito 01

Who are you and what do you do? Yá’át’ééh (Hello), my name is Hannah Manuelito, I am Black Streak Wood Clan born for Many Goats Clan. I am a Navajo photographer currently based out of Chandler, AZ. My main focus in photography is fine art portraiture but for the pastRead More →

spring festival 500

by Nicole Royse – The Tempe Festival of the Arts is a spectacular 3-day event taking place Friday, March 23 through Sunday, March 25, showcasing exceptional visual artists from around the country. Returning for its 41st season, this festival focuses on amazing art, edibles, and entertainment situated in the heart ofRead More →

cody rex chamberlain 500

Who are you and what do you do? I’m Cody Rex Chamberlain. I’m a visual artist. I identify as a painter, first and foremost. How did you get your start? Some of my earliest memories of are of my parents painting and drawing. They were both creative people, though theyRead More →

joe willie smith 500

Who are you and what do you do? Joe Willie Smith, multimedia artist. I work in whatever medium is necessary to realize an idea. Presently I build ‘Sonic Sculptures’, basically sculpture that are amplified using piezo microphones, some are passive others require performance interaction. I recently completed a large scale,Read More →

by Nicole Royse – December 1st through December 3rd the Tempe Festival of the Arts brings amazing art, edibles and entertainment to beautiful downtown Tempe in a FREE family friendly event! Highlighting a diverse array of artists working in 16 different visual arts categories including ceramics, jewelry, photography, wearable art,Read 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 →

joey morgan 500

Who are you and what do you do? My name is Joey Morgan and I am a digital mixed media artist born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona. (Actually a fourth generation Phoenician — quite rare!) How did you get your start? I started creating mixed media pieces with patina metalRead More →

holly anderson 500

Who are you and what do you do? My name is Holly Anderson. I have been creating my entire life but it wasn’t until seven years ago that I became a full time, world-collected artist creating large scale, heavily textured mixed media paintings. Painting with acrylics, watercolor, ink, and preferingRead More →

Kris Kollasch 500

Who are you and what do you do? I am Kristine Kollasch, a full time artist making a living creating for over 20 years. I have a business, Fine Art & Creative Environments, LLC established in 1997 after leaving an 11 year career at Habitat, Inc., a Tempe based designRead More →