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Artworks@DJD digital Series Premieres Jan. 29 Featuring Area Performers

By Javacia Harris Bowser For the Birmingham Times For years, the Dorothy Jemison Day Theater (DJD) at the Alabama School of Fine Arts (ASFA) has been...

Yolonda ‘Yogi Dada’ Carter: The Essence of an Artist

By Barnett Wright The Birmingham Times Yolonda “Yogi Dada” Carter’s artistry is limited only by her imagination.  Carter has produced a work she’s named GRAFFICA which is...

Poet Jahman Hill’s Short Film Explores Race and Health During COVID

By Javacia Harris Bowser For The Birmingham Times Jahman Hill is always looking for ways to evolve as an artist. His idea for the ArtWorks@TheDJD series...

Cellist Hellen Weberpal: A ‘Suite’ Alabama Climb

By Javacia Harris Bowser For The Birmingham Times If you think climbing a boulder and playing a cello are two completely unrelated skills, Hellen Weberpal is...

Local Art Collectors Recall Meeting Legendary Jacob Lawrence

By Javacia Harris Bowser For the Birmingham Times When the iconic American modernist painter Jacob Lawrence came to Birmingham in 1994, local art collector Elias Hendricks...

Lauren “Lo” Harris: Bessemer (Ala.)’s Illustrious Illustrator

By Erica Wright The Birmingham Times When Lauren “Lo” Harris broke her hand while riding a crowded train, it rekindled a passion she had put aside—ironically,...

Birmingham artist: ‘Heaven’s not segregated, so why should earth be ....

Solomon Crenshaw Jr. For The Birmingham Times Brian Moore admits he knew little about the Bham Cleanup project that grew from the rubble and shattered glass...

Welcome to Studio 2500, North Birmingham’s Space for Emerging Artists

By Nathan Watson bhamnow.com Since the age of four, Willie Williams, Jr. has been creating art. During his childhood, he experimented with mediums such as paint...

How Druex Kaine Uses Music to Bridge the Generational Gap

By Je’Don Holloway Talley For the Birmingham Times Growing up in Alabaster, Angelo “Druex Kaine” Lacey knows how tough it can be for independent artists to...

Rocquelle “Rocki” McKeithen: Miles College grad on the upswing

By Je’Don Holloway Talley For the Birmingham Times Rocquelle “Rocki” McKeithen earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration and accounting from Miles College in 2011—and it’s...

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