We are thrilled to award BFA student Aaron Holmes our first The Abstract Athlete Scholarship. This award was gifted on behalf of Vernon Davis – Tony Mandarich and The Abstract Athlete. Look for additional scholarships from everyone at The Abstract Athlete. The power of sports driving the power of art. Be on the lookout for their new website coming soon!
I’m Dottie and I’m a 21 year old artist from central California about to complete my BFA in Pictorial Art at San Jose State University. My first memory of art is from watching an artist paint flowers on TV. I don’t know who the painter was, but I remember watching her in awe as she
I don’t remember when I found out I was an artist. I think I was born to be one or the pleasure and pains of my life turned it into my passion. My name is Niyjale Ollie Damani Cummings and I have a really hard time describing my life, but here it goes. I
San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis, in partnership with the San Francisco Arts Commission and the Vernon and Vontae Davis Family Foundation, will host the San Francisco Unified School District’s Young at Art celebration at the de Young Museum 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive on Friday, May 18 at 6 p.m. Davis will
There isn’t that much that sets Niyjale Cummings apart from his fellow freshmen at the Academy of Art University — all young men and women with a passion to build a career in the arts. But most of his classmates won’t be interviewed on NBC’s Today show, as the 18-year-old was on Friday, Dec.
"Rhode Warrior," a mixed-media sculpture by senior Niyjale Cummings that will be on show at the De Young Museum from May 12-20 as part of the Young at Art Festival. A Lowell senior will receive a prestigious art scholarship this week at a Youth Art festival in the de Young museum where students have
The San Francisco 49ers’ Vernon Davis will be presenting an art scholarship to a high school student at a museum gala Friday night.Davis, a Pro Bowl tight end, will be presenting the Davis Visual Arts Scholarship to Lowell High School student Sheryl Quock at a San Francisco Unified School District gala held at the de