Joe Mauro is a commercial and visual artist in the District of Columbia. He has over 20 years of experience producing street art, murals, and mixed-media art pieces. Joe uses a variety of media and techniques, including stencils, stickers, wheatpaste, spray paint, collage, hand-lettering, and printmaking. His artistic influences include artists such as Andy Warhol, […]
Tevon Ramos was destined to rap. He believes he was created to become the creator and destroyer of minds. Rapping is the method he uses to change the essence of everyone and everything. Knowledge is his inspiration. Everything from news about A-list celebrities to things the average person may not know feeds him. He believes […]
Help us raise $5,000 to rent a 12-passenger van for a monthly creative economy tour of the District of Columbia, Alternative Winter Break tour and Alternative Spring Break tour. We will take academy students to meet and learn from leader in the creative community outside of Hip-Hop.
Help us raise $4,000 to create new media. #HipHop4All is a video production project inspired by our international travel. Many young hip-hop artists are learning from YouTube. Hip-Hop 4 All is our effort to create instructional videos that teach moves/methods, history, culture and impact. We believe it’s important to know the names of the innovators, […]
Cita Sadeli, also known as ‘Chelove’, is the multi-disciplined Founder/Director of Protein Media: an art, design & interactive company in Washington, DC and Brooklyn, NY. A practicing fine/street artist in the early 90’s DC graffiti scene, Cita’s skillset has since expanded into entrepreneurship, design, animation, interactive media, and technology innovation. Protein Media is a private, […]