Odessa is an artist founded and artist funded organization. The 'Tribe' is Odessa's online network of artists and creative organizations who support us in the belief that a connected community is an empowered community. Scroll down and get to know the artists, makers, and community organizers making a difference and fostering creative community in Colorado!
To the typical art patron, the effect may be every bit as jarring as it is refreshing. The standard 'look but don't touch', atmosphere has been thrown out the window, so check your expectations at the door and jump in!
Currently standing in the midst of RiNo’s recent onslaught of construction, detour signs, and potholes, Helikon is an oasis for artists of all kinds... And no matter where you might find yourself in the maze of art to explore, you can always expect a welcoming smile and good chat with Cayce, Helikon's joyful and fearless leader.
“For me as an artist there is no plan B, if this doesn’t work… well there is no plan B. So I guess at the end of the day I paint what I want to see” - Jonathan McAfee
a shirtless man asking, “Will you do me in that later?”, and a by passer quickly chiming in to say, “That’s a man, sir.” This short opening sequence sets the tone beautifully for the rest of the film which blatantly speaks to the viewer about transphobia, mob mentality, and violence in society...
News clippings, paint chips, reference images, wire mesh, and just about every drawing material you could imagine, are scattered throughout; revealing Drew Austin's true nature as an artist, one who’s method of making work is constantly in a state of growth and refinement.
Photographer, Broderick Lundie, has established a unique aesthetic and a keen eye. After ramping up his sneaker collection and sharing his photos on Instagram, Lundie discovered a passion for photography and never looked back.