Earnest Gaines who penned Miss Jane Pittman was honored with the North Star Award as a beacon of brilliant accomplishment and Dominican Pulitzer Prize winning author Junot Diaz was described by Mistress of Ceremonies Michel Martin as “a disturber of the peace” humbly received the Ella … Read the rest
Shaw Main Streets received the 2016 Great American Main Street Award® (GAMSA) at the 2016 Main Street Now Conference in Milwaukee, WI on May 23, 2016. The win will be celebrated at a gala fundraiser at the Howard Theatre in the neighborhood on June 1, 2016.
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Honfleur Gallery, Good Hope Road exhibit participant from Syracuse 10-9-2105. Concept is to mimic GOOGLE and make the logo dynamic and changeable to showcase local talent. Secondarily, expand the ‘Creative Economy” concept rolled out by Mayor Gray a few years ago and expand it to Maryland & VA suburbs!
Wesley Clark grew up in Silver Spring and went on to earn a BFA at Syracuse University and an MFA at George Washington University where he now serves as an adjunct professor teaching visual arts. I first discovered Clark’s genius and unique insight into GO GO culture that he channeled into an original piece called ‘The New American Pastime’. The diamond shaped duplicate … Read the rest