BookFest @ Bank Street

Posted on Oct 24, 2015 in | No Comments

10:15 – 11:00am – “Artists and Mentors: Book…Making…101”: Christopher Myers (Jake Makes the World; My Pen), Shadra Strickland (Bird; Please, Louise),Raúl Colón (Draw!), and Sara Varon (Robot Dreams; Bake Sale). Moderator: Joe Rogers, Jr., Founder & Facilitator of Total Equity Now BookFest is an event devoted to the celebration, discovery, and discussion of books for […]

Artist talk: Mosaic Project artist Shadra Strickland

Posted on Oct 16, 2015 in | No Comments

Part of PCA&D’s annual Mosaic Project, Shadra Strickland will present an artist talk in the PCA&D Atrium followed by a drawing workshop for students participating in the Mosaic Project.  Her work includes painted illustrations that invite children and adults alike to ponder questions of contemporary and historical significance. In addition. on October 2, as part […]

Stories Matter: Illustrators Discuss the Cultural Significance of the Popular Image

Posted on Oct 10, 2015 in | No Comments

How do the images we make influence the world around us? How does the world affect the images we make? In this discussion, where audience members are invited to contribute along with the panelists, influential new voices discuss illustration’s role in the cultural conversation and the place of the illustrator within it. Featuring:  Wesley Allsbrook […]