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Literary Arts; Media; Multi Arts; Visual Arts: Graphic Arts, Illustration, Mixed Media, Painting, Performers and Writers; Fashion Illustrator
How’s it going? I’m new to Indy Arts Guide but not new to art itself. From books to comics, to character design, it’s time I shared my most precious work with the community. I am an aspiring author and illustrator with a strong creative vision and voice. I have been drawing all my life and writing for 15 years. I invite you to join me on my journey as we continue to create and inspire the world of tomorrow.
Literary Arts; Performing Arts: Actor/Actress, Radio/Television, Storytelling, Theatre, Vocal
Benjamin Madrid is an actor/comedian and commercial print model. He is also the Creator and Owner of The Lumiere Academy, where professionals are taught to be in the business of acting and modeling for screen.
Graphic Arts; Media; Multi Arts; Visual Arts: Architectural Illustration, Graphic Arts, Illustration, Media and Visual Communications, Mixed Media, Murals, Painting, Photography, Works on paper
Born and raised in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Performing Arts: Music
Because of love of all kinds of music, I have always enjoyed being the Swiss army knife of whatever creative project I am involved in.
-I compose customized music for independent films or commercial projects.
-I regularly perform with a wide variety of bands (event bands, original pop/rock projects, jazz combos, etc).
-I am a Music Director for various events and fundraisers around the Indianapolis area.
-I am a songwriter utilizing numerous influences and technology.
-I have arranged and recorded hundreds of songs, in both the independent and commercial world.
-I work on “both sides of the board” at numerous recording studios around the Midwest.
-I am fluent with Finale, Reason, Abelton Live, Final Draft, a student of Pro Tools
-I am also a screenwriter
Brett Wiscons is an Indiana-based touring singer, songwriter and four-time author. He has shared the stage with a vast array of international and national touring acts including: Jon Bon Jovi, Jimmy Buffett, Darius Rucker, Zac Brown Band, Katy Perry, Big Head Todd & the Monsters, Collective Soul, Tonic, BoDeans, Red Wanting Blue, LeAnn Rimes, Rick Springfield, Lifehouse, Trace Adkins, Taylor Hicks, Kellie Pickler, Shawn Mullins, Hootie & the Blowfish, Sister Hazel, Fuel, Days of the New, Maia Sharp, Freddy Jones Band and Tony Lucca among others.
In April 2019, he was selected to perform on the Jon Bon Jovi “Runaway To Paradise” Caribbean cruise. His performances have occurred in 25 states – on hundreds of stages – equaling over 2500 gigs. The music he has written and performed has appeared on Australian television, Triple-A Radio and the international smash hit Tony Kornheiser Show. In July 2020, his latest single “Late Bloomer” will appear on the soundtrack for the new NASCAR HEAT 5 video game on Xbox and PlayStation. He is currently working on a new, full-length record with producer and collaborator Thom Daugherty (The Elms, The Band Perry).
As of April 2020, he has become sponsored by international hard seltzer brand White Claw.
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