ArtCrawl Harlem welcomes you to partake in this special virtual studio visit, artist talk, and a toast to its artists in residence on Saturday, October 31 at 12pm EDT. This free event features Demarcus McGaughay, who is completing his “Boundaries & Connections: The Other Side of Us (100 Years of Harlem)” Artist Residency Program on Governors Island.
With more than 20 years of experience, Demarcus has worked with such organizations and brands as Beyoncé Knowles and beverage giant Dr Pepper. He has been spotlighted in various magazines and seen his artwork featured in several New York galleries, Texas galleries as well as Barcelona, Spain. He completed an Artist Residences with Mas el sigols (Barcelona, Spain), Nfinit Foundation Arts Residency (Brooklyn, NY), Art Crawl Harlem (Governors Island, NY), and was selected as a 2021 Artist-in-Residence at Chateau Orquevaux located in Orquevaux, France.
Born in Dallas, Texas, Demarcus is now living and creating in New York. He describes himself as a graphic designer, fine artist, public speaker and world traveler.
Demarcus exudes an undeniable flow and taps into his personal storehouse of magic. His soulful demeanor radiates lightning on canvas conveying an innate ability to hang with today’s generation of pop artists. Vibrantly, he takes portraiture work to regal superhero status. His work is texturally imaginative, raw and playful offering his audience a refreshing perspective.
You can join the Zoom Meeting at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85910014462?pwd=NVVUNjd1MDNkMHpmWHdTTThPdXNFdz09. The Passcode is ach2020.
About ArtCrawl Harlem: This non-profit promotes the exposure of professional and emerging artists, Harlem art galleries and cultural institutions. Its aim is to elevate Harlem on the greater metropolitan cultural map, while providing both education and quality experiences to visitors, tourists and members of the community. Find out more at http://www.artcrawlharlem.com/