Grab your tea and listen to Danny Simmons, Jr.,. Danny is a abstract expressionist painter, poet and the older brother of Russell Simmons and rapper Joseph Simmons (“Reverend Run” of Run–D.M.C). Continue reading
Another self portrait skin pigment painting photograph by Danny Tisdale.
One, two, three, four, one, two, three, four. Continue reading
Paintings using pigment colour from his body and used in these photo paintings by Danny Tisdale.
In honor of those who are with us and in honor of those who are not. A photo montage on canvas.
This week Danny was leaving his apartment for an event when a photographer stepped in front of him and snapped the image above. Danny told the photographer “why are you disrespecting me,” and he continued, “….what are you trying to do?”. Continue reading
Danny Tisdale’s performance installation Transitions Inc., is included in Radical Presence: Black Performance in Contemporary Art a groundbreaking exhibition and the first comprehensive survey of performance art by black artists working from the perspective of the visual arts from the 1960’s to the present at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA). Continue reading