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Duane Mike and Kristen

Mike and Kristen Podcast

Duane candidly shares the realities of being a professional artist and how life experience - like listening to people he disagrees with - can offer inspiration.
Halifax Mural Festival

The Halifax Mural Festival 2022

I’m excited to share that I’m participating in The Halifax Mural Festival. The Halifax Mural Festival is a community-based art event, producing murals on Quinpool Road and the Halifax Waterfront. 
... From The Start Opening

Visual Arts Nova Scotia's 2021-22 Mentorship Program Exhibition Photos

Photos from an exhibition highlighting the talents of emerging artists Jessie FraserBoma Nnaji, Jeighk Koyote and Nancy Chiasson...From The Start also includes work from mentors Bonnie BakerDuane JonesJan Peacock and Louise Pentz.
Art Pays Me Finale

INVEST in NEST 2022 Photos

INVEST In NEST was a group fashion show fundraiser presented by One North End Community Economic...
Duane, Creative Minds

Creative Minds: Duane Jones

Thursday, 14 July 2022 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Join Acting Chief Curator of Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, David Diviney, with TYRANNY exhibition designer Duane Jones and curatorial assistant, Liam Ross for a conversation about the artworks, themes, and overall design of the permanent collection show, Tyranny.

Art Pays Me NEST promo image

Fabric Of Our DNA 2022 - INVEST in NEST

Like most of us, I’ve been laying pretty low for the past couple of years so I’m excited to show you some of the clothing I’ve been working on in person.
From the Start Exhibition Poster

...From The Start

Highlighting the talents of emerging artists Jessie FraserBoma Nnaji, Jeighk Koyote and Nancy Chiasson...From The Start also includes work from mentors Bonnie BakerDuane JonesJan Peacock and Louise Pentz.
Duane on the Freedom Slay Podcast

Duane Visits the Freedom Slay Podcast

Listen to Duane talk about the many hats he wears as an artist and designer on the Freedom Slay Podcast
Duane sitting with hosts of Rival & Queen in their recording studio

Duane on the Rival & Queen Podcast

Duane talks about Art Pays Me with the ladies of Rival & Queen
Duane at Moments In Culture

Duane interviewed by Joe Hubley on CHMA

Listen to my conversation with Joe Hubley on CHMA in New Brunswick.
Enhance Your Creative Practice with Podcasting & Storytelling

Enhance Your Creative Practice with Podcasting & Storytelling

A workshop on why podcasting is valuable, how Duane uses it to enhance his creative practice and how he produces the Art Pays Me Podcast.
BHM In Conversation: How to Create a Career in the Sneaker, Art & Design Industry

BHM In Conversation: How to Create a Career in the Sneaker, Art & Design Industry

Dr. D’Wayne Edwards, founder of Pensole, Dion Walcott, founder of MARTK’D and I will share insights and stories on how we built our careers. The panel will be hosted by Augy Jones.

Black Love, Joyful Lessons flier

Black Love, Joyful Lessons Exhibition

Two of Duane's paintings are on digital display around St. Francis Xavier University from February 15, 2022 to March 5, 2022. 
Duane on The Tideline

Duane on The Tideline

Art Pays Me's founder Duane Jones kicks off the new year with hope and advice as he details his journey from failed accounting student to founder of Halifax's favourite streetwear line.
Duane Featured in RG Magazine

Duane Featured in RG Magazine

Melissa Fox of RG Magazine wrote about my journey in art and life. 
Art Pays Print

Prints at The Dart Gallery

I’m happy to announce that The Dart Gallery is carrying a few of my prints!
Dalhousie Art Gallery 67th Student, Staff, Faculty and Alumni Exhibition

Dalhousie Art Gallery 67th Student, Staff, Faculty and Alumni Exhibition

If you're in Halifax, make sure to check out the Dalhousie Art Gallery 67th Student, Staff, Faculty and Alumni Exhibition. 
SheHUB.tv

SheHUB.tv, Millennials from around the world

Duane featured in UK and Bermuda based magazine SheHUB.tv.
Duane on Bold Company

Duane Bold Company Interview

I speak to Bold Company host Amy Eaton about some of the very real struggles of running a creative business.
Duane My Halifax Experience Cover

My Halifax Experience

Duane featured on the cover of My Halifax Experience.
The Crown X Art Pays Me 2021

The Crown Season 4

I love basketball. That’s why it was so much fun to join on as an event and team sponsor for The...
Duane LOVE interview

When Conversation Creates Change

I met with LOVE Nova Scotia to discuss how words shape our perceptions.
Ava Jones

Hackmatack Future Voices Showcase

My daughter and Ava, was featured in the Hackmatack Future Voices Showcase where she briefly talks about her art and her process.
Duane on #BeFlawsome

Duane on #BeFlawsome

Duane on the #BeFlawsome Podcast

Dreaming of becoming an online influencer? These Nova Scotians are doing it - and it's a lot harder than you think

Check out this piece in SaltWire I was featured in where I discuss the implications of being an o...
The Daily Hour

The Daily Hour, Featuring Duane

Duane interviewed on Bermuda based talk show, The Daily Hour.
RBC Black Diamond Ball Workshops Connect: Black Designers Connect

RBC Black Diamond Ball Workshops Connect: Black Designers Connect

A panel discussion with Black designers navigating the creative industry
CTV Your Morning

CTV Your Morning

Art Pays Me highlighted on CTV Your Morning by as a brand to watch. 
Black Enterprise Logo

Art Pays Me Featured in Black Enterprise

21 Black-Owned Products You Need In 2021 And Beyond
Kristen Herrington X Art Pays Me

New Product: Kristen Herrington X APM Tee

Kristen Herrington and I teamed up for a fun t-shirt collaboration.
Most Inspiring Immigrant 2021

Most Inspiring Immigrants 2021

Duane named one of the most inspiring immigrants in the Maritimes.
The Coast, I Wish I Was A Real Person

A year that's worth a thousand words

My I Wish I Was a Real Person painting was featured in The Coast's list of Instagram images by local artists that defined 2020.

Art Pays Me Gift Card

New Product: Art Pays Me Gift Cards

Art Pays Me Gift Cards
New Product: Art Prints

New Product: Art Prints

Art prints by Duane now available in the shop.
Yellow Hoodie

New Product: Embroidered Logo Hoodie Yellow

Yellow Art Pays Me Hoodie
Duane on CTV News

Art Pays Me on CTV News Atlantic

Watch Duane share some of why he started Art Pays Me on CTV News Atlantic.