Maddie Stratton has been painting portraits for years now, and was recently selected as one of twelve Where Y’Artist to participate in “300 for 300”, a collaborative series with Nola Media Group, producers of Nola.com and The Times-Picayune, featuring the people that make New Orleans, New Orleans.
Describe yourself in one word. Hustler
Visual. Personal. Emotional
“By picturing my life in a different form, age, or context, I can expand my identity and ability to connect to the world around me.”
“As the son of a dentist and seamstress I feel I was destined to use my hands for crafting works of art.” – Sean Gerald Clark
Today, we had the chance to sit down with Y’Artist Leroy Miranda Jr and talk to him a little bit about his art, process and style before his solo show, Unveiled: Part Two | Figures in Form opens Thursday, January 21 at the Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery, from 5:30-8pm. Leroy is a self-taught artist who discovered… Read more »