Tag Archives: art

Meet Atlanta Photog Shannon McCollum

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He’s been called “the Gordon Parks of Hip-Hop,” and has photographed Dead Prez, Goodie Mob, Jermaine Dupri, P. Diddy, Wu Tang Clan, Coretta Scott King, Andrew Young, Jesse Jackson, & Cicely Tyson… you get the point.

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The Cultural Revitalization of Atlanta’s Auburn Avenue

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Thanks to the vision of new development such as Renaissance Walk and the artists of NEXT, Atlanta’s historic Sweet Auburn Avenue is experiencing a cultural re-birth.  More info about Renaissance Walk is here. All about the artists’ consortium NEXT is here.

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Videography/producer: Grayson Daughters. Editing/VO: Amani Channel. Client: Rick White of Alisias.

The Magic of Twitter

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I thought of Twitter as chiefly a news dissemination and babble-lite tool. Until it introduced me to Israeli political pop artist Mike Darnell and his powerful work. Now if I could only understand Hebrew, I could even hear his words! But art offers its own language of course.

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Marxist Revealed

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Dude who’s done these posters, including that most iconic image of this election year of Obama in the above style, is from Charleston, South Carolina. Who’d have thought?!