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!
Since 2010, Zach Wolfson has been going above and Beyond the Gallery to bring the artistic process and creative storytelling to the forefront! Wolfson's love for education and filmmaking is what inspired him to create Infusion5; 'A site for you: For motivation, inspiration, creative enrichment…
The answers are never simple. I've learned that the journeys of creatives rarely are. I believe that, like everyone, we were told when we were young that our art was poor, selfish, and/or pointless. Those of us who think of ourselves as creatives simply chose not to believe that. We chose to keep making.
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...