Tila Studios is helping black women artists gain access to places where they've historically been shut out.
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It takes someone with long experience inside the art world to attract such artists, their patrons and host popular arts events.
Delightfully strange and elegantly mysterious, the work of Christophe Piallat sucks you into another world.
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"I want to portray empowered females with influence of mythology, history and contemporary times," Rapp explains. "Kind of like an underlying Venus in each piece. Strong and full of stories."
This was important information I was disseminating, linking what my students were painting to the greatest art of the last 3,000 years of Western civilization. And it just gets cut?! Excuse me?!