When ARTvision Atlanta debuted in December in 2011 as a stand-alone event, it meant that Pizza for Good, art sales and general fund-raising stretched out the entire month. And in 2014, we had many exciting milestones and happy syncronicities of which we’re very proud. 1 Dec. 2014 We started the month as we’ve always done, commemorating World AIDS […]
For the 13th consecutive year, we’ll be gathering at my house in midtown Atlanta to ring in 2015 with lots of spiffy gourmet pizzas. We’ll be taking donations for Positive Impact and selling ARTvision pieces to close the year in style. We are eternally grateful to Baraonda Atlanta, which has graciously agreed to dough-nate again […]
On a day of reflection for the 26th commemoration of World AIDS Day, we kick off ARTvision Atlanta‘s fund-raising season with a quote from a new artist presenting this year in support of Positive Impact. Dee Ruff, in her submission statement, talked a bit about how positive change and illumination do not always come in […]
For a backstory on how Pizza for Good came to me an engine for building community, make sure to visit the Explore tab. Lots of good stuff there, including this mini doc created by Arno Hunter Myers. Enjoy!
Early on, in advance of Pizza for Good’s release date last year, I wrote a post, “Your Move, Chick-fil-A,” that talked about the pizza I created called “Closed on Sundays.” That pie, which calls for a honey-mustard base with diced Chick-fil-A chicken strips and mozzarella cheese, became the break-out hit of the annual New Year’s Eve gathering. The […]
Accidents do happen… especially in my kitchen. Basil stuck to my nose, bleeped cussing and Triscuit (my rat terrier) stepped all over our shots. All of these shenanigans are in support of my forthcoming eBook, “Pizza for Good,” due from Agate Digital in November – which will have embedded video right in the eBook file. […]
“The idea that I could do something with a mental health organization (Positive Impact) that could help somebody through that pain so they don’t have to be isolated like Stefan is the greatest thing I could do in memory of him, for me,” says Alexis Vear, inspiration for a Pizza for Good chapter. “In some […]
Author, ARTvision founder and NYE Gourmet Pizza chef Will Pollock makes a plea to the chicken-sandwich giant to support an Atlanta cause “In debating whether or not to visit Chick-fil-A due to their support of conservative, anti-LGBT causes, sometimes the sandwich wins.” Such was the thought of a Facebook commenter I spotted earlier this year, […]