Committees are how we work
The word makes you groan, right? But it’s honestly the best way to organize and work while including input from a variety of diverse people. bedrock art tasks their committees and holds them accountable to assemble the best art community, including coordinating events, community outreach, instructional discussions, and promotion of local artists. Interested in joining or participating in a committee? Additional information below.
Those that started bedrock art are listed here. They are responsible for making this happen.
President - Artist
Los Angeles native and current Tampa resident, fine artist Markanthony R Little prefers to go by MA. He has powerful use of color and brush work. His work is alluring, thought provoking, non-typical and disturbingly interesting with detail that adds an overall feel of refinement.
Becoming one of Tampa Bay’s most elite visual artists is in part due to his special ability paint live and use his art to raise awareness and funds for many charitable and business organizations. MA’s artwork, community involvement and chartable support has gained the artist local recognition, national notoriety, numerous awards, private art showings, collaborative gallery events and investors.
Markanthony states that his passion for creating visual art is fueled when the art he created fills the viewer with real emotion. elite visual artists is in part due to his special ability paint live and use his art to raise awareness and funds for many charitable and business organizations.
MA’s artwork, community involvement and chartable support has gained the artist local recognition, national notoriety, numerous awards, private art showings, collaborative gallery events and investors. Markanthony states that his passion for creating visual art is fueled when the art he created fills the viewer with real emotion.
Zoltan is an enigma, and a founding visionary of Bedrock Art.
Founder - Outreach
Founder - Audio + Visual
Jared Brown, is the Director of Video Production for the Innovative Education department at the University of South Florida. Jared moved to Tampa four years ago to continue career and passion for film at USF. Since his start at USF, he has grown a small team of four into an award-winning production team of 10.
He and the team have won 12 national awards over the past four years including Telly Awards, Davey Awards, and Hermes Creative Awards as well has having two projects nominated for Emmy’s.
Jared also runs successful freelance video production (Jared Brown Productions) and aerial cinematography (Above Ground Visuals) businesses in Tampa.
Prior to moving to Florida, he is a Pennsylvania native and self-taught filmmaker. Jared began his career in Philadelphia, producing a weekly sports show, live sports broadcasts, and highlight reels for the Swarthmore College athletics department. From there, he took his talents to Memphis, Tennessee where he took over video productions for the University of Memphis Athletics department. It was there that he was able to grow a small one man shop into a nationally recognized video production crew.
Jared graduated from James Madison University in 2004 with a degree in Sport and Recreation management and decided to marry his passion for sports with his passion for film.
He and his wife, Anita Brown, met in Memphis shortly before moving to Tampa in 2014. They are expecting their first child in December 2018!
Kyle Sasser is a Tampa Bay native and long time entrepreneur. He brings organizational expertise and business acumen to Bedrock Art.
He is a licensed Realtor as well as host of a local show and mobile app called Great Things Tampa Bay and is helping bring Bedrock Art’s online presence and community to the forefront through website construction as well as mobile apps.
He has lived on both sides of the bay, including Tampa, Brandon, St Pete and Lakeland, and misses the large art events we used to have such as Gala Corina. He looks forward to the thrill and challenge of building a new art community and beloved art event here in Tampa Bay and helping young artists build their business.
Founder - Organizational
a committee that decides on the priorities or order of business of an organization and manages the general course of its operations.