Treasured Truths Promo and Poster

I know the artist pannel came and went.. perhaps some of you went to it?  However, I got the official promo and poster  for the show recently, so I thought I would share!  When the show comes down I will post all my works for those of you who missed it.

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Treasured Truths Opening and Artist Panel

Treasured Truths, exhibit on Muslim culture and life (in which I’m a contributor along with other professionals, BYU alum, and current students) Sept 20-Oct 13 2012 Harris Fine Art Center, BYU Campus Provo, Utah Artist Panel featuring Dr. Nassar Monsour 6pm, 26 September 2012 Museum of Art Auditorium BYU Campus, Provo, Utah Opening 7:15pm, 26 […]

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La Muerte [a funeral in Pilsen]

Some people say that they want their funeral to be a party, and others mean it.  I once saw a video of this amazing funeral in New Orleans.  It involved jazz and dancing and a celebration that would be tough to match.  Until I saw a street festival the other day.  Roads blocked off, Mexican […]

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Riot Fest 2012, Chicago

Everything that Van’s Warped Tour set out to do has been accomplished by Riot Fest.  Great punk music (old and new), add a carnival and you have arrived in Humboldt Park over the last three days.  Naturally, I dressed up like a carni and headed out yesterday to dance my heart out to bands like Less Than […]

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Endless Summer

I know I have already posted about summer never ending.  But I wore a sweatshirt yesterday.  It felt both great and wrong.  Time to go out in the sun while it lasts because I’m nervous there won’t be many more beach days to come. Hollywood Beach, Chicago

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El Vaquero [the cowboy]

I live in a neighborhood called Pilsen.  Named after a Czech city, it originally was a Czech neighborhood, but since has become known as a weird blend of the Mexican neighborhood and the upcoming art district.  Tamale ladies standing in front of beautiful murals that pop up overnight. Art studios come out of the woodworks and it […]

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10 Day Headshot Sale

Dear Chicago–10 days left to redeem my headshot sale!  Book now or forever hold your peace.

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Summer Dips and Trips

Word on the street is that summer just ended.  Labor Day happened and now boots and scarves are going to become a requirement.  I always say that I love summer.  And fall.  And winter.  Really, I love whatever season I am currently in and never want it to change.  And that is why I wil […]