The Artist Birthday Series

Mary Fuller

Mary Fuller: actress, writer Mary Fuller (October 5, 1888 – December 9, 1973) was an American stage and silent film actress, and screenwriter. Mary Claire Fuller was one of four daughters born in Washington, D.C., to Nora (nee Swing) and attorney, entrepreneur, and real estate developer Miles Fuller. Mary spent her childhood in a forward-thinking upper-middle… Read More Mary Fuller

The Artist Birthday Series

David Evans

David Evans: photographer, filmmaker, encaustic painter David Evans (b. September 20) is an award-winning photographer and filmmaker who specializes in media production about issues of international development, sustainability, global health, education, cultural anthropology, scientific research, and philanthropic advocacy. His clients include the National Geographic Society, National Geographic Channel, Discovery Channel, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and… Read More David Evans

The Artist Birthday Series

Hilda Wilkinson Brown

Today’s Artist Birthday: Hilda Wilkinson Brown Hilda Wilkinson Brown (July 23, 1894 – July 13, 1981) was a painter and educator from Washington, DC. She was also one of the first African American female painters to achieve popular success. Mrs. Brown, who was born in Washington, graduated from the old M Street High School. She graduated from… Read More Hilda Wilkinson Brown