Sharpie Slam 2015 hosted by SuperNova South
On October 7th, SuperNova South hosted the classic spectacular art competition titled: Sharpie Slam 2015 at the newly minted TechSquare Labs in Midtown ATL.
Over 40 Artists participated in the biggest Art Showdown in ATL history. 6 teams of 5 artists went head to head to see who had the skills to be crowned ATL ART Champ.
Organized under the direction of Art Is King, DTM, the Sharpie Slam 2015 curator, reached out across the ATL arts community landscape and rounded up the most talented artists from the Tattoo Arts, Street Arts, Comic Books Arts, Traditional Arts and Digital Arts.
Sharpie Slam 2015 is the only event of its kind to bring in such a diverse group of artists, a true Art Community coming together in the name of art and creativity, plus a bit of prize money sponsored by SuperNova South!
Sam Flax sponsored the Coloring Table featuring PrismaColor pencils and markers. Photo Booth by YP Photo Booth sponsored by SuperNova South. Wine and Drink bar sponsored by Sales Loft RainMaker. Plus the Food Truck of the night was Happy Belly. Door prizes were sponsored by Sam Flax with Tees Sponsored by Velocity Screen Print and SuperNova South.
The Silent Auction featuring 10 Skatedecks by 10 ATL Artists was a success with the majority of the decks sold and a percentage of the proceeds to benefit the work of Art Is King. The decks were sponsored by Revolv Skate.
To MC Sharpie Slam 2015 the super hype Mr E! The Motivator brought his intense energy to kept the crowd focused on the theme of the night: creativity and competition.
The night was rocking to the sounds of true vinyl by DJ Osmose, now on his 7th year as Art Is King Collaborator and a crowd favorite across the globe!
The night was capped with prizes for First Place Team: Devi Phoenix, Second Place and in Third Place was OnyxCon.
An impromptu BBoy and B-Girl dance off led by Chris Veal delighted the crowd as the night drew to a close.
Big Ups to WSBTV for stopping by and sharing the love on their site, check it out HERE
Enjoy a look at Sharpie Slam 2015 with photos by Shelby Oates of SAOPhotography. Video of the night filmed by Rick Clear.
Special Thanks to all the people who worked hard behind the scenes to make this event a success. See you next year!
- DTM aka Daniel Flores
Sharpie Slam 2015 Curator
Art Is King Organizer
Art Biz Coach
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