Archive | March, 2009

Today was a GOOD day!

22 Mar
Its always a good day when tons of fun, good and productive stuff happens!!!=Brunch at the crib

Brunch at the crib

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vintage goods at SOMETHING FOR THE LADIES

Something for the ladies- Cubbanie Links

Something for the ladies- Cubbanie Links

ran into TC at Michali Art Gallery on Orchard

ran into TC at Michali Art Gallery on Orchard

Dope window at LES tenement museum

Dope window at LES tenement museum

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Tenement museum window

Tenement museum window

Bridge Gallery- Peter Gray's "Nothing to Fear"

Bridge Gallery- Peter Gray's "Nothing to Fear"

Taking over the bench- LES

Taking over the bench- LES

Creperie in LES.. YUMMMMM

Creperie in LES.. YUMMMMM

a lil piece of heaven- banana choclate n whipped cream crepe. mmm mmm good

a lil piece of heaven- banana chocolate n whipped cream crepe. mmm mmm good

Neo Con New York show in BK- dope space:)

Neo Con New York show in BK- dope space:)

art on the walls

art on the walls

Made some new friends:)

Made some new friends:)

ellis G reppin his dope shadow chalk drawings at Neo Con New York exhibit

ellis G reppin his dope shadow chalk drawings at Neo Con New York exhibit
MAD TAGS

MAD TAGS

poster boy wuz here

poster boy wuz here

headed home- damn what an inspiring productive day- THANKS LADIES!!!

headed home- damn what an inspiring productive day- THANKS LADIES!!!

YOUNITY’S FRESHER Call for Entries:

16 Mar

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Younity Presents FRESHER!
Re-Create, Re-Design, Re-Shape a new YOU!

DEADLINE: June 1st, 2009

This year Younity’s 3rd exhibition entitled FRESHER! will host 40 female urban artists who will participate on an exhibition indoors and outdoors dedicated to bringing community awareness to environmental issues like; recycling, consumerism, global warming, pollution, health and renewable energy. Along with the exhibit YOUNITY will self publish it’s second collectors book series that will help keep the message alive. Throughout the exhibit YOUNITY will host youth workshops, mural projects, and panel discussions to help educate the community about the importance of living GREEN.

FRESHER! CALL FOR ENTRIES – ( WORLDWIDE )

10 -15 new artists will be chosen to showcase their work at the Younity FRESHER exhibition in the fall of 09′.
Each artist is asked to create a piece based on one or more of the environmental issues listed below.
* Please note that if your work is chosen each artist will be responsible for shipping to and from YOUNITY NYC studio. Zip Code 11104
* Please be conscious of size, weight, and fragile artwork.

- recycling
– consumerism
– global warming
– pollution
– health
– renewable energy

REQUIREMENTS

- Entry Fee: $10.00 per submission ( limit 3 submissions per artist )
– Paypal: contribute@theyounity.com
– For Checks or Money order payments please email us at: info@theyounity.com
– e-mail a JPG submission to: info@theyounity.com with the subject heading: FRESHER SUBMISSION
– Please include the following:

Artist Name-
City-
Website link and/or myspace link-
Size-
Title-
Medium-
Short Bio -

DEADLINE JUNE 1st

RE-FRESH THE STREETS!  –  ( WORLDWIDE )

Artists / crews worldwide are asked to participate in a street art/mural project entitled “RE-FRESH THE STREETS” using one or more of the following environmental issues below. The street art/mural created must include Younity’s FRESHER! stencil logo provided to be able to unite and identify the project worldwide. We will select 10-15 images from various cities/ streets/ communities which will be included in the 2009 “FRESHER!” exhibit.

- recycling
– consumerism
– global warming
– pollution
– health
– renewable energy


REQUIREMENTS

- ENTRY FEE: $10.00 per street art/mural submission ( limit 3 submissions per artist )

- Paypal: contribute@theyounity.com
– For Checks or Money order payments please email us at: info@theyounity.com
– e-mail a JPG submission to: info@theyounity.com with the subject heading: RE-FRESH THE STREETS SUBMISSION
– Please include the following:

Artist or Crew Name-
City-
Website link and/or myspace link-
Size-
Title-
Short Bio -

DEADLINE JUNE 1st

Younity Arts™
Female Stylez, Ideaz, and Skillz!

WEBSITE: www.theyounity.com
BLOG: www.theyounity.wordpress.com
MYSPACE: www.myspace.com/younityspace

THE SKETCHBOOK PROJECT

16 Mar

So the sketchbook project turned out to be a great show with a great turn out of lots of honest people looking through 2,785 sketchbooks. Those books were AMAZING. http://www.arthousecoop.com/sketchbookproject/

Check out some of the flicks below.

The theme for this sketchbook project was "EVERYONE WE KNOW"

The theme for this sketchbook project was "EVERYONE WE KNOW"

sketchbooks EVERYWHERE!!!

sketchbooks EVERYWHERE!!!

Shana, u loving these books- u could have submitted yours!

Shana, u loving these books- u could have submitted yours!

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Joe n Toofly showing off the books

ALL different ideaz, stylez and designz.

ALL different ideaz, stylez and designz.

Toofly checking out the books, darn there are so many to look at!

Toofly checking out the books, darn there are so many to look at!

We met DREXEL and her friend Matt Siren, they came thru to show their support:)

We met DREXEL and her friend Matt Siren, they came thru to show their support:)

Wow, who is tracking all these books? How great that the honor system still works!!!

Wow, who is tracking all these books? How great that the honor system still works!!!

Is that Toofly tracking them?

Is that Toofly tracking them?

Where's mine?

Where's mine?

Was great to see Stephanie Land with her crew! Finally met Princess Hairston:)

Was great to see Stephanie Land with her crew! Finally met Princess Hairston:)

EVERYONE was busy looking at the books, how inspiring!

EVERYONE was busy looking at the books, how inspiring!

Make sure to grab a handful cause its sooo crowded by that table!

Make sure to grab a handful cause its sooo crowded by that table!

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YOUNITY REPRESENTIN'

YOUNITY REPRESENTIN'

Allrighty guys time to go to next spot:)

Allrighty guys time to go to next spot:)

INFINITE LIBRARIES April 4, 2009/ 6-9pm in LA

13 Mar

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If you’re in LA in April stop by Crewest and check out this show.

YOUNITY artist Diana McClure is showing her collaborative photos including artists Toofly, Alice Mizrachi, Sofia Maldonado and MELO. It’s gonna be dope!

CREWEST GALLERY 110 Winston Street LA

April 4, 2009 from 6-9pm

SHOW YOUR SUPPORT:)

THE SKETCHBOOK PROJECT-March 13, 7-10pm

13 Mar

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THE SKETCHBOOK PROJECT March 13, 7-10pm

3rd Ward 195 Morgan Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11237

2,785 artists from the U.S. and 44 other countries filled 3.5 in. x 5.5 in. ‘Moleskine’ sketchbooks for Atlanta’s Art House Gallery’s mobile exhibition. 3rd Ward is the seventh stop on a nine-location tour. The theme of the show is “everyone we know”. Don’t miss this exhibition on its only night in Brooklyn!

http://www.arthousecoop.com/sketchbookproject/

RSVP gallery@3rdward.com

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