events

Waste Share | Art and Action Community Celebration

  Join us in celebration of madelife’s 7th anniversary for an evening of art and music! Waste Share is an event focused on bringing awareness to the waste that exists in our world and bringing people together to collectively take responsibility and do their part.  Featured Artists:  DJ FUNKMAMMOTH ALEX LUHR FAYE LAREINE JESSE LEVINE (more…)


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Caffeinated Mornings | No Filter

Join us for a frank ( and hopefully not TOOOOOO curmudgeonly) talk with Tattoo Artist, Chris Hamilton, as he shares some of his thinking and experiences gained in his 25+ years of creating in an industry that has changed dramatically in that same time. In an era of specialization and change we’ll discuss the importance (more…)


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Hand Built Ceramic Gifts w/ Bridget Dorr 

November 15th 6-9pm madelife Enjoy a relaxing evening of molding and sculpting clay into a personalized table piece with the guidance of local ceramicist Briget Dorr, who will take your hand crafted pieces to her studio, where she will fire, glaze, and finish them with the touch of a professional. Craft a personal piece for (more…)


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20 questions w/ Jerod Barker

Madelife visited Community Hangout Winner and Natural Feels Artist Jerod Barker at his studio for a quick chat before his group show at Madelife! Don’t miss the opening reception of the Natural Feels Gallery Show, this Saturday at Madelife. Describe yourself and your work: I am easily distracted and always looking for something new, which could be why my medium and style tend to change with time. Who or what has been your biggest influence? My biggest influence has always…

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20 Questions w/ Daniel Stolberg

In anticipation of his group show at Madelife, we visited Daniel Stolberg‘s Studio to check out his recent work and ask him a few questions! Don’t miss the opening reception of the Natural Feels Gallery Show, this Saturday at Madelife!   Describe yourself and your work:  Painting is a source of positive energy in my life. I let my mood and attitude guide my color and pattern choices. In my latest series WINDOWS, I use iconic imagery to contrast abstract…

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Natural Feels | Opening Reception

  Join us Saturday, September 22nd for the Opening Reception of the Natural Feels gallery show! Opening Reception: 7 – 10 pm Featuring works by: Jackson Ellis Daniel Stolberg Jerod Barker Cristina Ponticelli (more…)


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Caffeinated Mornings | Change Every-Thing W/ David Slayden

Caffeinated Mornings | Change Every-Thing W/ David Slayden

  Life moves pretty fast these days and the creative industries move even faster. So how do we keep up? Whats next? Where are the next generation of creative problem solvers? Join us for an insightful and definitely tangental, talk with creative industry veteran, and innovative educator David Slayden. About David Slayden: David has been (more…)


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20 Questions w/ Steven Morrell

Madelife caught up with Steven Morrell for a quick chat about his process, inspirations, and life as an Artist. Don’t miss your chance to catch a view of Steven’s most recent work ‘Ibashi’ at The makings of a Man Opening Reception on June 30th! Describe yourself and your work. I have been involved in creative endeavors my whole life. I began painting at around 12, and have continued to explore many forms of creative expression as a professional in the…

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20 Questions w/ Michael Dixon

  madelife is thrilled to be showcasing an array of portraiture works by Michael Dixon for The Makings of a Man Show. In anticipation of the show’s opening reception, madelife sat down with Michael to discuss his work, process, and life as an Artist.    The Makings of a Man Opening Reception | Saturday, June 30th | 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm   Describe yourself and your work:  I am a bi-racial black man, and I make work about race and identity. I was…

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ROADMAP: The inspiring journey of a life well ridden.

There is no sure path to success, that is especially true in the creative world. For many of us who make, the things we seek to create are often powered by drive, passion and plain old hustle. Join us for a conversation with Designer, Photographer, Journalist and now Publisher of META, Andrew Campo for an (more…)


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