Artists in the Spotlight
Babbuthepainter has been featured on well-known sites including Buzzfeed, Vagabomb and more for her streetwear line known as The Babu x Kapadé Project. Her designs have gone viral across the internet and were even seen worn by Mindy Kaling on social media. Babbuthe painter has also worked with Converse Canada to launch their collaboration with Footlocker. To read more on Babbu, click the links below.
Jonathan D., better known in the art world as Specifiedfiction, teamed up with the Biden & Harris campaign in 2020 after the election of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris. For more information about the administration and Jonathan's artwork, click the banners below.
For his murals dedicated to Kobe Bryant after his death on January 26th, 2020, Painted Prophet has been featured in multiple news articles, alongside other well-knwon names in the art community, including The New York Times, The Philadelphia Tribune, and even Getty Images. Click the links below to read more about Prophet and view his work.
Jonathan Desrosiers collaborated alongside the campaign Families Belong Together in solidarity & to bring awareness for those who had been separated from their families in 2018. Families Belong Together is led by The National Domestic Workers Alliance, and they work together to end family separation and detention, seek accountability, and reunite those who have been apart from their loved ones. To read more about this organization and Jonathan's mural, click the banner below.
Art Codes resident artist, Stefano Alcantera, worked together with CURATED to create painting titled "Care" for a staging event. Click the video to view Stefano's process and final painting.