THE ARTISTIC REBUTTAL BOOK PROJECT got a little too big for our Tumblr britches, so we’ve made a new website to contain all the things we need. Head to www.artisticrebuttal.com for all the 2012 updates, a rebuttal gallery and to contact us about submitting a rebuttal this year! Thanks for all the follows!
Artistic Rebuttal Visits the SOUTH in 2012
The little sister of Director Amy Scheidegger’s long-time friend Neil Loughlin (of Lone Leaf Gallery), Dianna Loughlin, is bringing the Artistic Rebuttal Book Project to the mountains of North Carolina, in a BIG WAY. She’s putting out a call for submissions around all of the Appalachian State University campus. She’ll be contacting members of multiple departments, including art,...
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We’re introducing a tiny trivia contest this week on our twitter feed and the winner will get a FREE COPY of the Artistic Rebuttal Book…stay tuned!! If you don’t follow us yet, get on it! @ArtistRebuttal
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Artists Have Bills to Pay, Too!
What is it about artists that make people think we don’t want or deserve compensation for our work? Is it because you think us bohemian vagrants with no home and no reason to keep up any form of personal hygiene? That we wear the same paint/clay/soiled clothes everyday without the desire to ever clean ourselves? Newsflash: We have homes, and rent to pay, along with the electric, gas, phone...
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Book Signing Tomorrow Night!
Holy smokes! The Artistic Rebuttal Book Signing is tomorrow! So much work to be done before then……thankfully, the ARBP has an awesome team and awesome supporters. See you all tomorrow night! Venue: Christ Church Neighborhood House, 20 N. American St. Philadelphia, PA Time: Friday, July 1st, 6 - 9pm Books, Tshirts, posters and buttons for sale. A free reception provided by Mazag...
Artistic Rebuttal Book Signing This Friday!
Come by the @CCHoodHouse at 20 N. American St on Friday July 1st from 6 to 9 for the first ever Artistic Rebuttal Book Signing! Come talk with local art advocates who participated in the project and get a sneak peak at the 2011 Edition and the children’s edition. Books, posters, Tshirts and buttons will be for sale. Catered by Mazag Cafe at 10th and Carpenter in South Philly.
The Arts Makes a Bad Day Better
A text from Lorraine Delgado: a dedicated actress, arts advocate and ARBP supporter who got her Kickstarter rewards yesterday: “Ahhhh I am overwhelmed!!!! Just got home from a long day, a bad one as a matter of fact. And then I open my mail and I just can’t stop smiling! Best care package I’ve gotten in a while!!! So proud of us LOL and I love my signed dedication :)” ...
Got a LOVELY voicemail from Susan Weiss, an avid...
Susan Weiss, the Vice President of Development at the Philadelphia Cultural Alliance and AVID supporter of the Artistic Rebuttal Book Project, got her Kickstarter rewards from the Artistic Rebuttal’s fundraising campaign and was delighted with what she received :) Man, I love what I’m doing right now :)
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Happy Father's Day, from your Artist Child.
Happy Father’s Day to all the amazing dads out there who (inevitably, yet willingly) take on the burden of supporting their artist children through college, grad schools and life (and I’m including the moms in this too, I’d get yelled at if i didn’t). Your belief in us and our talent is amazing and we would have given up our dreams LONG ago if we didn’t have your...
Meet Kenyetta Overton
a writer, mother, Drexel Arts Administration graduate student and founder of M.O.M - Murals of the Mind - a program that encourages creative writing in Philadelphia youth. She’ll be signing books at the Artistic Rebuttal Book Signing on July 1st at the Christ Church Neighborhood House from 6 to 9pm.
Meet Jay Wojnarowski
Stop Animator, Mask Maker, co-Founder of Philly’s own Tribe of Fools and lover of all things Pink Floyd and Skittles. Come meet him, he’s a happy guy! He’ll be signing books at the Artistic Rebuttal Book Signing on July 1st at the Christ Church Neighborhood House from 6 to 9pm.
Meet Tim Martin
Theater professional, formerly with The Lantern Theater Company, writer, venue supervisor at Drexel University, poet, Renaissance man. He cannot remember experiencing boredom. He never wants to see a bag of kitty litter ever again. He’ll be signing books at the Artistic Rebuttal Book Signing on July 1st at the Christ Church Neighborhood House from 6 to 9pm. Pictured here with a prop...
Meet Meredith Sonnen
Actress, theater artist and Co-Founder of Philadelphia’s own Renegade Classic Theatre will be signing books at the Artistic Rebuttal Book Signing on July 1st and Christ Church Neighborhood House from 6-9pm. Come say HI and ask her HOW in the WORLD she gave a jaw droppingly fantastic speech while standing on a BLEEDING, BROKEN TOE. Nothing can stop this girl.
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ARBP Children's Edition
I’m getting the children’s edition of the Artistic Rebuttal Book Project finished TODAY, and it should be able to buy online THIS WEEKEND. Link to follow. Thanks everybody!!