Episode 137 – Maryland State Senator Antonio Hayes

Born and raised in West Baltimore just steps away from Penn-North, State Senator Antonio Hayes was a civil servant before he began serving the state of Maryland in earnest. The longer he worked to better the lives of the people in the 40th District, the more they trusted him to do so. As a state senator, he works alongside other governing bodies to make Baltimore and Maryland a more wonderful place to live.

Local Color is hosted and produced by Jason V. and is distributed by Your Public Studios. The views expressed are solely Jason V.’s.

Episode 136 – Art Curator and Filmmaker Kirk Shannon Butts (Part 2)

Jason V. concludes the two part series with Kirk Shannon Butts, Curation and Public Art Manager of the Baltimore Office of Promotion and Arts. In Part 2 of his interview, Kirk discusses his return to Baltimore, advice for artists looking to “please” others, recent projects and exciting new projects on the horizon. 

Local Color is hosted and produced by Jason V. and is distributed by Your Public Studios.