I’m captivated by popular culture. Theater, music, dance, opera, visual art and all forms of expression and connecting cultural worlds fascinates me. Here is some of my very best work featuring the incredible world of all things artistic.

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LAKE NORMAN MAGAZINE - Cast Off Couture

Mooresville mixed media artist Flavia Lovatelli is a consummate recycler. She loves taking cast-off materials, especially pages torn from magazines and other bits of discarded paper, and incorporating them into her artwork. Her interest…
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SOUTHPARK MAGAZINE - Restoration Software

When Massoud Shiraz left Tehran, Iran in the immediate aftermath of the 1979 Islamic Revolution, the 19 year old art student couldn’t possibly imagine his journey over the next two decades would ultimately find him settling 6700 miles…
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THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER - More than a feeling

Singer Tommy DeCarlo’s largest audience before 2007 was about 40 people at a bowling alley, where his backup music was provided by a karaoke machine. He’ll be met by a much larger crowd when he takes the stage Tuesday evening at the…
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CHARLOTTE VIEWPOINT - The worlds around us – World’s Fairs at the Mint

Charlotteans have a scant few weeks left to take in one of the most significant exhibitions featured at the Mint Museum Uptown since the museum’s opening in 2010. Inventing the Modern World: Decorative Arts at the World’s Fairs 1851-1939…
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UNC CHARLOTTE MAGAZINE - Projective Eye Shines Bright

UNCC's Projective Eye Gallery has had impact that belies its small size. Here in my piece at UNCC Magazine,