Performing Arts: Music
“Hello I am Blake Allee.” That is my real name, at least I think it is.
I was born and live in Indianapolis, Indiana.
I am a producer/emcee/musician.
I write,record, play,program, sample, and mix everything myself.
My best friends are machines.
Many people do not understand me and my songs, and I understand that.
I love making this music and hope you love listening to it.
Alarm clocks can not awake me from dreaming.
Literary Arts; Media; Multi Arts; Visual Arts: Architectural Illustration, Constructions/Collage, Functional and/or Decorative, Graphic Arts, Illustration, Media and Visual Communications, Mixed Media, Murals, New Media/Technology, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Works on paper
Literary Arts; Performing Arts: Music, Spoken Word, Theatre; Visual Arts: Earthworks, Graphic Arts, Mixed Media, New Media/Technology, Painting, Performance Art, Photography, Sculpture, Works on paper
I create all of my work from an overwhelming desire to communicate that which transcends explanation. I wish to bring the raw forces of creation & beauty to the surface as a means to translate experiences & visions into sharable mediums. It is my belief that art has the ability to transform by resonating the fundamental energies deep within our beings. I believe art has the ability to unlock the potentials of our highest selves.
Graphic Arts; Literary Arts; Performing Arts: Music, Storytelling
Devon Kondaki is author/illustrator of The Mystery of the Magical Bwa Bwa Fruit.
An award winning, illustrated fictional picture book, based on the character Winzlow, an adventurous fuzzy gnome, who lives in the world of WinzlowNation.
Devon believes that adventure, friendship, knowledge, and values provide the foundation for a connected, productive, well-rounded, and rewarding life.
He is an accomplished musician releasing Soul of Winzlow – EP featuring songs he wrote and performed that are related to The Mystery of the Magical Bwa Bwa Fruit.
In the development of WINZLOW – The Mystery of the Magical Bwa Bwa Fruit Storybook App, and www.winzlownation.com, he provided creative direction in bringing the world of WinzlowNation to life.
The Mystery of the Magical Bwa Bwa Fruit has won a Story Monsters Approved Award and a Royal Dragonfly Book Award.
Performing Arts: Music, Vocal
Chuck Mason was born in Indianapolis, IN in 1988. Mason works predominantly in the medium of music, but includes video in his larger scale projects. Mason is currently enrolled at Indiana University – Purdue University (Indianapolis) studying Business/Supply Chain Management. He has had numerous shows throughout Indiana.
He is represented by Nightsons, LLC and The Chuck Mason Administration. Mason is currently working on his 3rd solo project “god.:The Autobiography.” He lives and works in Indianapolis.
Nicholas A Owens
Nicholas A. Owens is most known throughout the Indianapolis area as a dancer, free-lance choreographer, photographer and co-founder and former Artistic Director of Kenyettá Dance Company. For the past 3 years he has been directing his own professional modern dance company, NODC (Nicholas Owens Dance Company). He began dancing at age thirteen, studying at Kenyettá Dance Studio. His training includes modern, classical ballet, jazz, African Dance forms, tap and hip-hop dance. He has attended major dance workshops such as the International Association of Blacks in Dance Conference and the African American Dance Company workshop in Bloomington, Indiana. He has traveled and performed nationally and internationally. He currently teaches modern and jazz dance classes at the Indiana Ballet Conservatory. He has also taught 2 full semesters of Freshman jazz as an adjunct professor at Butler University.
Visual Arts: Constructions/Collage, Graphic Arts, Illustration, Mixed Media, Murals, New Media/Technology, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Works on paper
Nicholas Smith is a mixed-media artist born and raised in Indianapolis, IN. He is a graduate of the Visual Arts and Humanities magnets at Broad Ripple High School, as well as a graduate of Butler University with a major in Recording Industry Studies and a minor in Art + Design. Nick’s current body of work consists mostly of abstract paintings, drawings, and mixed media pieces which are often based around a stream of conscious process.
Nicholas has collaborated on murals at various places around Indianapolis, including Einstein Bros. Bagels in Broad Ripple, as well as the Peace Learning Center in Eagle Creek State Park.
Nick is also a producer and DJ, working under the pseudonym “Mandog”, and can be found performing or recording with various artists in the greater Indianapolis area.
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