The Gap doesn’t want kids to be artists

Dear Fellow Artists (or should I say “Tire Makers”),   As usual, we’ve been given bad press. A big corporation with a loud and artistically excellent voice is saying, in a fun and nonchalant way, that we are not valuable.   Gap Inc., designed the following shirts that I find to be horrifyingly cute, FOR […]

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Honoring Etta James

It is no secret that music and dance go hand in hand. Some of the best music for dancing came from the rhythm & blues and jazz era. At the forefront of the genre sat such great performing artists such as Billie Holiday, Aretha Franklin, and Etta James. On January 20th, 2012 Etta James died […]

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Then What are we Fighting for?

    During the Second World War, the British minister of finance said Britain should cut government funding to the arts in order to support the war effort. Winston Churchill responded, “Then what are we fighting for?” Thank you to each and every person whose dedication and sacrifice ensures the freedom to enjoy art.  

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