NEWSLETTER"When I go to an art gallery and stand in front of a painting, I don't want someone telling me what I should be seeing or thinking; I want to feel whatever I feel, see whatever I see, and figure out what I figure out."- James Frey
Stephen Parlato is an Artist/ Author/Educator and Activist whose unique collage-illustrated books have earned him a devoted following around the world. His books (The World That Loved Books, 2008; Dragons Love, 2009; and Dragons Love Art, 2019) have been carried in many Art Museum shops including The National Gallery Of Art in Washington D.C., The Walters Art Museum, and The Baltimore Museum of Art. His books have been chosen as finalists for 'Best Illustrated Book Of The Year' by 'Foreword Magazine' in both 2008 and 2009. Stephen's Activism is well documented at 'forwarddems.org'. He is a graduate of both The Cooper Union For the Advancement Of Science and Art, 1976 and The Maryland Institutes Hoffberger Graduate School of Painting, 1978.