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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...

How Matthew Mayes learned that ‘Art Encompasses All’

By Ameera Steward The Birmingham Times Matthew Mayes said he once believed that love, food, and music were core passions that transcended all race, creed, and...