Feb 11, 2014
The University of South Carolina Honors College is bringing acclaimed American Artist John Ross Palmer of Houston, Texas to Columbia to mentor the students recently accepted into their inaugural Artist in Residence Program.
Feb 01, 2014
Each year, Artist John Ross Palmer travels to a new international destination to create a prized, historic and celebrated art series. The journey is underwritten by a prestigious group of art patrons known as the First Class Club.
Feb 01, 2014
Going into its sixth year of his empowering, grassroots effort to forever destroy the stereotype of the struggling artist, Palmer is proud to announce the members of the 2014 Escapist Mentorship Program: Sue Donaldson, Lulu Lin and Joseph Reinholtz.
Jan 07, 2014
On Saturday, January 4th, after a year-long effort of hosting events and raising funds, Artist John Ross Palmer has broken ground for the construction of the Escapist Artist Gallery & Studios.
Jan 06, 2014
Since 2010, John Palmer Art has honored a notable non-profit as its Charity of the Year. In 2014, the business will support the League of Women Voters Education Fund through raising funds and increasing awareness of its empowering mission.
Dec 10, 2013
After a year of monumental successes, John Ross Palmer was honored and humbled to win Artist of the Year at the 2013 F.A.C.E. Awards honoring Houston's top GLBT persons in fundraising, civic leadership and entertainment.
Nov 20, 2013
Writers in the Schools, ranked the No. 1 arts education organization in Texas by the National Endowment for the Arts, was John Palmer Art's 2013 Charity of the Year. It benefited tremendously this year from his time, energy, promotion and funding.
Nov 18, 2013
Each year the members of the exclusive First Class Club vie to begin Palmer's next study-abroad adventure through a competitive essay contest. This year's winner was determined by Molly Butterworth, Director of the Museum of Transportation.
Nov 01, 2013
On October 19, 2013, the John Palmer Art Gallery & Studio hosted its sixth annual black-tie gala, An Evening of Escapism. The grand soiree featured the graduation of the 2013 Escapist Artists and presentation of the prestigious Vallone Award.
Jun 17, 2013
Escapism Founder John Ross Palmer has been commissioned by Sao Paulo Specialist and Art Aficionado Flavia Liz Di Paolo for a massive graffiti-style mural in the distinguished Morumbi neighborhood of Sao Paulo, Brazil.