blackbird spring 2002 vol.1 no. 1



David and Michael Beasley are both graduates of the Virginia Commonwealth University BFA program in Film and Photography. Their work in film and digital video is comprised of documentary, narrative, and experimental short subject. Their first documentary, Sentimental, received honorable mention in the 2001 VCU Student Film Festival. Produced in association with The Hand Workshop Art Center, Under the F & G is their first film for Blackbird.


Under the F & G
A HeavySouls Production, 2003

Exhibition Still Photography
David Stover

very special thanks to
Sheila Pepe
Ashley Kistler
Mary Flinn
David Williams, VCU Photography & Film Department
VCU English Department
Richard "Dickie" Cox
Andy Barton
Justin Brown
Diann Burke

The Hand Workshop Art Center is funded in part by grants from the Virginia Commission for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Arts and Cultural Funding Consortium (City of Richmond, Henrico County, and Hanover County).

Exhibitions during 2002-2003 were made possible in part by generous support from Alan and Deborah Milhanoff Kirshner and Joseph Johnson of Corporate and Museum Frame.