PHOTO DIARY: Rising artist, IGAL, wants to create art for all the outcasts
Growing up with Down South influences living in aÂ West Side environment,Â IGAL, the creative artist also known as â€˜I Give Art Life,â€™ is creating a new space to cultivate a sound for the overlooked and unseen.Â
IGALâ€™s unconventional style and pop up performances have shaped a community in Los Angeles for the unaccepted and unafraid. They can follow her on a safe journey that will inspire them to exist beyond societyâ€™s limits & embark ontoÂ Showpony territory.
This shoot was conceptualized and developed at The NyLaurent Style Oasis in Los Angeles â€“ an intimate event space with full event & photoshoot production. The style oasis provided custom wardrobe, set design, and productionÂ for IGAL on this shoot. The Style Oasis is exclusively offering a true-curated experience to entertainment industry professionals.
I G A L
I G I V E Â A R T Â L I F E :
My purpose is toÂ makeÂ music that connectsÂ with the outkasts and misfits of todayÂ â€“
to let the S H O W P O N Yâ€™ S Â know they
are not alone in yourÂ uniqueness, awkwardness,
Iâ€™ M HERE TO E N C O U R A G E :
To remind all the Showpony
You were born to stand out not fit in â€“ you are not
of this world but out of this world.
Iâ€™ M H E R E TO U N I T E :
Everyone is a showpony in there own right.
There are more things that make us alike than
THE ECLECTICÂ ELECTED
Adj: I G I V E A R T L I F E
Noun: S H O W P O N Y. Someone living in their purpose or element.
Photographer: Tori Cawley
Makeup: Cortney Renee
Hair:Â Josh Brown
Nails: Nettie Davis