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Thursday, March 11, 2010

Art Speak presents the ART of Language


Sunday, March 21

Art Village Gallery
410 South Main Street
Memphis, TN 38103

Doors open at 5 p

Program begins at 5:30 p

FREE

Just be.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Art Speak Memphis presents Phatmak - March 21


A passionate, honest, and talented man acquiring knowledge, Darius "Phatmak" Clayton uses the ink pen as a stress reliever. Clayton was raised in the inner city of Memphis, Tennessee and was introduced to the art of poetry at the age of 15.

His "dive-in head first, sink or swim" mentality provided him with many sobering experiences in his lifetime which reflected in his poetry a sense of relatable truth and experience driven wisdom, creating a first person experience for listeners and readers. He gives captivating live performances mixing theatric delivery, soul music ballads through conversational tones and in your face soul drenching messages.

We welcome you with open arms to show Art Speak the "art" of language!

The ART of Spoken Word

Spoken word is best described as the art of verbal language. Words are manipulated together with a beat and soul that includes plays on phrases and tones.

Art Speak Memphis is ready....for story telling time.....

Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Sunday, March 7 - Feedback & Photos





This past Sunday was quite the experience for Art Speak Memphis! The artists work was well recieved and their stories were inspirational. I am very proud of Memphis for coming out and supporting two very talented artist here in Memphis!

As an added bonus, the works of each artist will remain on display at the Art Village Gallery through out the month of March! So if you were unable to make it this past Sunday but would love to see such talent, please stop by 410 South Main Street, Tuesday through Saturday from 11 am - 5 pm to view it.

Congrats John and Mark (only if the public knew about the walls that your work is displayed on!)