Wonder Woman Spotlight: Marthalicia Matarrita

(photo courtesy of Marthalicia Mataritta via Facebook) I met Marthalicia Mataritta at the beginning of my photography career, when I was shooting this party at Libation every Thursday night. Right as you walked into the spot, there was this area by the bar where painters would set up and do live art the whole night. … Continue reading

“The New Flesh” Is Coming!

Anticipating the release of “The New Flesh” by Far Rock MC Top $ Raz… He released the artwork for the album and it’s fantastic! Hats off to Joann Gomez (Music Looks Like This) for the (SICK!) photos, Marthalicia Matarrita for the artwork and Fresh Daily for the graphics! I stumbled across Raz’s promo video for … Continue reading

“One Won’t Do”: A Tribute to J Dilla @ North 4th Bar – 2.5.10

(Maureen Yancey aka Ma Dukes (J Dilla’s Mom) and Jessica Estevez of I Heart Dilla) After the J Dilla tribute at The Bronx Museum, I hopped on the train to Brooklyn with Shankar (the director of Fresh Daily’s “Apollo 13” video) as my subway buddy and headed to North 4th Bar for the second Dilla … Continue reading

“Layered” – Marthalicia Solo Art Show @ Fresthetic – 1.14.10

A couple of days ago, I trooped to Brooklyn after work to check out a solo art show by the lovely and talented artist Marthalicia Matarrita at Fresthetic. Marthalicia is, along other things, the resident artist at the monthly Bondfire showcase…the tiny gallery was packed to capacity, and a DJ played music while patrons admired … Continue reading