Dallas has always had an artistic soul. The culture and heritage of our city, like most great cities, owes a tremendous debt to the arts community. Supporting local art is something we care deeply about and we’d like to do everything we can to help the local arts community thrive. Unfortunately, too often media attention is monopolized by corporate interests and tabloid gossip – but culture doesn’t come from a focus on celebrity breakups it comes from a focus on the arts.
Below, you’ll find some incredible artists from in and around North Dallas that we hope you will check out, follow and support.
Even though the craftsmanship was nowhere near what it is today, I was still proud of all the effort and time I had put into it and marched around with pride. I was also a shy kid, and wearing a cosplay helped me become more comfortable with myself and open up to new people and make new friends. I have been making cosplays and costumes ever since, and I am only picking up more steam. Read more>>
I want people to see my work and feel whatever raw human emotion was captured on photo or recorded on the page. I want people to feel something, whether it’s joy, amusement, community, or sadness when they read/view my work. And lastly, I hope that someone reads what I wrote or a photo I took and decides to go listen to the band’s music. Read more>>
Just being a kid during the time of chaos. As time passes the passion and drive and for art, music, modeling, and acting never left. Until my mother made a decision to up and move to Texas… that’s when the new chapter started. Took a break from music and etc. and somethings I can honestly say in life taught me and still is teaching me. Hell, we all been down. Read more>>
I write in almost any genre, but Romance and YA are my primary focus. My goal is to make young Muslims reclaim their faith and not feel alienated by it. Cool and being Muslim go hand-in-hand. My writing pieces are thought-provoking and quirky. Read more>>
At J’s Photography, capturing that special moment is why I decided to pursue my dream. That dream was to open J’s Photography. I have been taking pictures of family and friends for the last 20 years, and I have always felt that I could create more than just a simple photograph. Read more>>
The true entry into my career started around the time I came home from undergrad. Graduating from Jackson State University with a dual degree in Studio Art/Graphic Design, I was unaware of my path and creative talent. Read more>>