Alaiyo is part of an SVA MFA Illustration as Visual Essay Alumni Show. Very exciting examples of children’s books, publications, fine art, product design and more from some of the top illustrators in NYC. Well worth seeing the range of work in the world of visual journalism. (see details below) Please come to the exhibition “SVA… Read more »
MJBL-Metropolitan Jr. Baseball League http://www.mjbl.org Metropolitan Jr. Baseball League exposes minority youths to the sport of baseball. They travel to various cities to compete, learn about the rich history of the location and the offerings of the local black college who hosts the events which includes a symposium made up of professional players, scouts, coaches, commentators,… Read more »
Exhibitions for November 15-16 FLATBUSH ARTISTS STUDIO TOUR “Contemporary Artists in Victorian Flatbush” Sat-Sun, Nov 15-16,11am-5pm Alaiyo’s location is: 570 Westminster Rd, Apt E-10 Brooklyn NY 11230 (map of all studio locations will be provided there) You are cordially invited to an art party and annual Studio Tour in Ditmas Park, Brooklyn! The tour is November 15th and… Read more »
Nadia Williams is the director of the Parsons Scholars Program. All of the chosen students are from NYC public schools, representing all of the boroughs. At any given point, their students represent about 30 different public schools. -As an access program, they recognize that the issues that prevent students from pursuing college (and particularly areas such as art… Read more »
Dr. Leon was someone who found Alaiyo through their mutual connection with MJBL. (See related post for more information on the organization) The interview will be a great opportunity to talk about her background and approach to art. Alaiyo will also discuss speaking with middle school students to inspire them to pursue their artistic interest as well as the power… Read more »
Alaiyo was called in by yet another Local TV station as one of the featured artists interviewed at the ARTery. The interview focused on her professional practice and several of her printed images. The short coverage will also feature the shop as an important addition to Ditmas Park Brooklyn. The series is called “Neighborhood Beat” it will air… Read more »
During Alaiyo’s day of teaching, a reporter came to interview the two owners of the shop. Alaiyo’s greeting cards were of the first items shown on camera. The half hour footage took you through all of the ARTery collection of handmade items. (There were two intermissions, so she hopes you stayed tune until the end). After the last… Read more »
During the latest FAST group exhibition, three members of the Flatbush Artists were interviewed on the News Channel 12. Click on our site linked here, then click the image of Alaiyo under “We’re on TV!” to see the segment.