ELEVATING OUR SPACE, THROUGH LOCAL TALENT
Urban Eats is more than feast + drink, we are love.
And our love of art is as strong as our love of food. Join us as we feature new talent every three months, we’ll host each artist’s opening night when we introduce them and their masterpieces to our space and community.
Current Artist: Linda Simien Kelly
January 1st – March 31st, 2020
Through her paintings, Artist Linda Simien Kelly celebrates the splendor of being a black woman that is socially conscious with an honest simplicity of works. Her inspirations are mostly from the fleeting beauty of personal experiences. Her artworks are produced using mostly bright colors incorporating layers of oil paint on canvas. Linda Simien Kelly paints in her studio working from daily life experiences and imagination. She surrounds herself with lots of music.
Linda Simien Kelly strives to paint artworks that send her personal waves to another luring them into her spaces, transitioning another into her world. She is an advocate for Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) and Sickle Cell Trait (SCT). For the past 14 years, she has sponsored an annual Art Exhibit and Show event (a marriage of visual and performing arts) held at the Ensemble Theatre to help promote awareness of the SCD and SCT.
Urban Eats Reception Date: February 22nd, 3-5pm