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Featured Visual Artist: Jessica Lynch

Born and raised in NC, I have always had an interest in art. The story behind why I began painting is a perfect match for this month's theme at Imurj. My boyfriend at the time told me I was “the artist of nothing” when I...

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Featured Artist: Trey Ansley III

Protect Your Garden This piece is a personal take on the samurai quote, 'Better to be a warrior in a garden, then a gardener in a war.' Truth be told, I have always been interested in eastern culture, philosophies, and fables so it tends to bleed...

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Featured Recording: Cody Daniel – “Up Above”

My new single, “Up Above”, is a song that I wrote about my late grandmother, who passed away from Alzheimer’s/Dementia. I was incredibly close with her growing up, so this is a piece of music that is very near and dear to my heart. I couldn’t...

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Featured Visual Artist: Stephen Waddell

Stephen Wadell is an Interactive Media developer at NC State University with a passion for Virtual Reality. You can see his work in Imurj's main gallery in December at our Game Dev Art Exhibit. [gallery size="medium" columns="2" ids="59731,59732,59733,59734,59735,59736"] What is some basic background about yourself?   My name is...

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Featured Visual Artist: Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson has been a nomadic artist, traveling the world and the United States. His work is inspired by action figures, comic-books, and cartoons. You can see his work in Imurj’s main gallery during the month of November. Michael moved around a lot and lived overseas...

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Featured Recording: The Architect by Deadzone

"The Architect" by Deadzone "The Architect" was one of the first tracks I wrote after the release of my previous album "Multiverse". After the album released, I ended up taking about six months off from producing because I was so exhausted from my own relentless perfectionism...

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Featured Visual Artist: Haley Colton

Haley Colton is the featured artist of the month for October. You can see her work in Imurj’s main gallery. Haley is from Apex, North Carolina, and she has always been involved in art. Typically she goes with the flow of what her mind tells...

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Featured Visual Artist: Bree Stallings

Bree Stallings, a North Carolina-native multi-media artist, illustrator, writer and activist, is the featured visual artist in Imurj's gallery for the month of September.   [caption id="attachment_59676" align="alignnone" width="400"] "War Paint is Gender Neutral" by Bree Stallings[/caption] Painter to Muralist Bree Stallings is the featured gallery artist for the month...

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