Emerge Art Show at Strivers Garden Gallery Opens

The important art exhibition, eMerge: Danny Simmons & Artists on the Cusp, opened in Harlem on Thursday, July 12 at 6 pm. The exhibition, opening at Strivers Gardens Gallery, is anchored by the works of visual artist Danny Simmons, co-founder of Rush Arts Gallery + Resource Center, a core program of the Rush Philanthropic Arts […]

Artist Shirley Nette Williams Channels Whitney Houston, Florence Ballard and Others

Name Shirley Nette Williams Website shirleynettewilliams.com Twitter: @shirlenettew Facebook: facebook.com/shirleynettewilliams What can art enthusiasts expect to see from you at eMerge? I’m showing a series of portraits that are made with teabags. The series titled “A Nice Cup of Tears” is partly in response to the untimely deaths of Whitney Houston and others. Following Whitney’s […]