The Story of “Samarkand”

Greater Grace is less than five minutes away from Route 895, a major highway.  On the church grounds it feels as if it is carefully tucked away in a deeply rooted, off-the-beaten-path community.  Greater Grace has two identities that are held together in the spirit of a family.  It is both a local Baltimore, Maryland

ShenShen210 Creates Mural on Rosebud Reservation

Senate Bill No. 55 was passed in South Dakota on March 29, 2019, stating that all public schools in the state must display the United States national motto “In God We Trust” in a highly visible location.  Renowned street art artist ShenShen210 was commissioned by International Fine Art Fund to create a mural at Todd

Phil Irish

Refraction Phil Irish has continually explored spirituality and the human relationship with natural spaces since 2004.  Mixed media, oil paint on panels, and digital elements in each of his exhibitions evolved into Trashing Mountains in 2014.  This ongoing project conveys the immense presence of nature, as well as the weight and depth of its modification.

Lael Burns

Secret Place Lael Burns’ artwork is delicate dance.  The murky, fleshy shapes and celestial glitter bodies tell a story of opposites that interact.  It is a painful struggle.  Within the intricacy of this exchange, of these gruesome and pleasing elements, there is beauty. “Making art has always been a way for me to process life

IFAF Artist Marianne Lettieri Awarded Silicon Valley Laureate Honor

IFAF artist Marianne Lettieri has been awarded the Sillicon Valley SV Laureate Award.   The award is given by the SV Creates organization to acknowledge achievement in the arts and community involvement that culturally enriches Silicon Valley.  Lettieri teaches workshops at the Community School for Music and Arts (CSMA) in Mountainview, California.  Lettieri, a mixed