• Betye Saar: African-American artist, known for her work in the field of assemblage

    Betye Irene Saar (born July 30, 1926 in Los Angeles, California) is an American artist, known for her work in the field of assemblage. Saar was a part of the black arts movement in the 1970s, challenging myths and stereotypes. In the 1990s, her work was politicized while she continued to challenge the negative ideas of African-Americans. One of her better-known and [...]
  • Federico Herrero – Costa Rican Muralist

    Born in 1978, San José, Costa Rica Lives and works in San José, Costa Rica EL OFICIO DE PINTAR A CONVERSATION BETWEEN FEDERICO HERRERO AND JENS HOFFMANN JENS HOFFMANN (JH) & FEDERICO HERRERO (FH) JH: Can you tell me how you got involved with painting? When did you start and what works did you do in [...]
  • Buddy Wakefield- American Performance Poet/Slam Poet

    Buddy Wakefield (born June 4, 1974) is an American performance poet/slam poet. He is a two-time Individual World Poetry Slam Champion (2004 and 2005) whose latest works have been released by Righteous Babe Records (CD) and Write Bloody Publishing (books). Biography Buddy Wakefield was born in Shreveport, Louisiana and raised in Baytown, Texas. In 2001, he left his position as an executive assistant for a [...]