‘I became like Kirby’

Talking with James D. Gavins, you can’t take any time off. He’ll have you thinking from the moment you shake his hand until long after you say goodbye. Even answering seemingly benign questions, like where …

Hometowns of First Wave Students

The First Wave Learning Community attracts aspiring artists from around the United States. The group began with a cohort of fifteen Midwestern students. Currently in the 7th year of the program, the member total has …