March 1, 2021
A panel discussion with Black designers navigating the creative industry
February 16, 2021
Art Pays Me highlighted on CTV Your Morning by as a brand to watch.
January 30, 2021
21 Black-Owned Products You Need In 2021 And Beyond
January 29, 2021
Kristen Herrington and I teamed up for a fun t-shirt collaboration.
January 27, 2021
Duane named one of the most inspiring immigrants in the Maritimes.
December 23, 2020
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.
December 11, 2020
Art Pays Me Gift Cards
November 17, 2020
Art prints by Duane now available in the shop.
November 5, 2020
Yellow Art Pays Me Hoodie
November 4, 2020
Watch Duane share some of why he started Art Pays Me on CTV News Atlantic.
August 31, 2020
Artist, Christopher Webb , highlights a popular Cape Breton Arts & Culture Centre and explores the message behind my I Wish I Was A Real Person Tee on Visual Arts Abstract
August 23, 2020
Before the pandemic, I opened up about my martial arts background and some of the things that motivate me in life.
August 8, 2020
New Product: I Wish I Was A Real Person Tee
June 27, 2020
I’ll be doing a presentation on how I discovered the voice for the Art Pays Me Podcast and how you can develop the right voice for your show.
May 16, 2020
I’m taking part in an open panel discussion hosted by The Creative Kick about what other creatives are (or are not) doing during the pandemic.
April 13, 2020
Check out my interview on the Clients From Hell podcast.
April 13, 2020
Saltwire Network names Art Pays Me as one of the 5 Haligonian hosted podcasts to check out.
March 15, 2020
Visual Artist, Christopher Webb gave us a big shoutout while sharing visual art events and openings happening in Nova Scotia.
February 23, 2020
I'll be doing an artist talk at NSCAD University about my creative path and the Art Pays Me origi...
February 18, 2020
NSCAD University asked me to discuss my time there and my creative journey since leaving.
December 5, 2019
Video of episode 31 of the Art Pays Me Podcast live at The Carleton
November 14, 2019
I had the pleasure of chatting with Rhys Waters on the Podstarter Podcast about why I podcast and how podcasting can add depth to your brand.
November 11, 2019
Compact 50-page saddle stitched booklet, great for sketching or taking notes.
October 18, 2019
I'm participating on an informal panel during NSCAD University Portfolio Day 2019.
September 4, 2019
Artist, Hangama Amiri and I pay a visit to our old stomping grounds at NSCAD University to capture some looks in the Moments Flannel .
August 27, 2019
I’m excited to announce that Art Pays Me is partnering with East Coast Creative Collective to host the first live recording of Art Pays Me. I’ll be interviewing Halifax based artists, Geordan Moore of Quarrelsome Yeti and Élana Camille Saimovic of Élana Camille Creates .
August 4, 2019
Thank you to all of you who nominated me for Best Fashion Designer in
The Coast's Readers' Choice Awards! I'm forever grateful but the work isn't over yet. Now that I'm nominated I need your vote!
July 18, 2019
Art Pays Me is now carried by independent boutique, Sparkles n' Sawdust, located in the heart of downtown Halifax.
July 17, 2019
My latest contribution to the CEGE Connection.
June 25, 2019
It’s that time of the year when a Halifax based magazine called The Coast asks their readers to nominate the best in various categories in the City and I’m looking for a nomination in 3 different categories.
June 13, 2019
Versatile 3" x 3.5" vinyl sticker, good for indoor and outdoor use. Buy the Art Pays Sticker here.
June 12, 2019
I will be at the Black Business Summit hosting, The Pitch, a competition where Black entrepreneurs will have a chance to pitch their businesses to a panel of judges in front of a large audience.
May 29, 2019
Masuma Khan X APM
May 25, 2019
CTV asked for my opinion on an economic inclusion initiative for African Nova Scotian construction businesses.
May 18, 2019
A portrait of Nova Scotia, Canada in acrylic paint.
May 14, 2019
Acrylic painting celebrating NFL player Colin Kaepernick's protest against police brutality in the United States.