Art and Philia

Art and Philia

Philia, or deep friendship in Greek versions of love, not shallow develops when individuals can finish one another sentences, feel hurt, pain and disgust through osmosis always making each other feel good about themselves. It is the icing on the cake many friendships cannot get off of the ground because ..Continue Reading

Art and Ludus

Art and Ludus

Ludus, or playful love in the Greek text is a light-hearted love between individuals a combination of “Stand in Love” “Rise to Love”, and “Rise in Love”.  Constant flirting, teasing, and laughter is what happens when love is no longer a burden, and/or chore in order for individuals to feel this ..Continue Reading

Art and Agape

Art and Agape

  Agape, or love for everyone is a Greek Love that ascends to a higher level of commitments.  According to, C.S. Lewis I quote: “Gift Love”, Agape is literally a punch in the guts. In order to feel such love, one must dig really deep down inside and take Faith ..Continue Reading

Art and the Kuba Culture Blade

Art and the Kuba Culture Blade

My first year in Museum Studies Master’s Program: I was assigned to do research on the importance of the Democratic Republic of the Congo Kuba Culture Blade by Dr. Reip. I was not all that excited but once I began the research that all changed really quickly. The Kuba Culture ..Continue Reading

Art and Children in Motion

Art and Children in Motion

“…Every Child is an artist. The Problem is how to remain an artist when we grow …” quote by Pablo Picasso. This still hold true to this very day the thought of some artist making a living at creating works of art is paralyzing. Largely due the coined term “Starving ..Continue Reading

“Art and a Banana”

“Art and a Banana”

  I am curious about the history and the origins of the Bandanas. Seems like the 22 inches by 22 inches Bandanas have been around for all of my life. It is an article of clothing with so many different meanings. However, when I look at the root of the ..Continue Reading

“Art and Survival”

“Art and Survival”

To survive is what we do every day and when we think about it the first five years of our life is the hardest, we have to learn to walk, and talk if those necessary skills do not develop properly, while the brain is developing that means there are some ..Continue Reading

#Hungary and #Homelessness

#Hungary and #Homelessness

https://grammarlydepot.com/nike/art-and-social-change/ I will be the first to admit that sometimes I can be a bit of a procrastinator. I just keep saying that I am going to do something and the closer it gets to that something. I find something else to do in lieu of all things getting a ..Continue Reading

‘Art and Activism”

‘Art and Activism”

Stop talking about it and be about it is how I see it.  True activism is about doing the damn thing. The environment is made whole as the artist community rally around a worthy cause and opens up the collaborative envelope that utilizes their art to articulate, educate, and evoke ..Continue Reading

“Art and Social Change”

“Art and Social Change”

So many controversial topics on the horizon seem like we the people are always choosing sides. The media keep us bombarded with so much sadness, and what do we do with all of that world news sadness? Or, should I say what we can do with all of that sadness? ..Continue Reading