"The organization provides a launchpad" – Apparel News
"Fashion, art and music converged." – Apparel News
"RAW is an independent organization pushing up and not a
behemoth squatting down. "
– Adobe Airstream
"RAW is an opportunity for artists to showcase their unique
talents and original works."
"We're pleased as pie that an organization like this exists!"
– Refinery 29
"[RAW], where you'll find all the art, music, fashion, and
inspiration you could want."
"The creative juices will be flowing ... throw in the latest
work from nearly two dozen [local] artist"
– The Seattlest
"An event that combines Art, Music and Fashion in a fun and
inspiring showcase of various talents."
– Chicago Fashion Connect
"With the hottest looks, bassiest beats & sickest art, this
collective is driven by natural ability"
"RAW is a catalyst to exposure & opportunity." – News Observer
"Unlike your run-of-the-mill art show..." – 303 Magazine
"Artists connecting and growing are two things RAW is passionate
– NBC 10 Philadelphia
"It's a unique and awesome thing for the local art community!"
– Molly McLean - Minneapolis
"RAW is rapidly becoming known as a positive catalyst for the
arts in our community."
– Bill Morrisey
"RAW is an amazing creative force that brings so many artists
into the spotlight"
– Jill Meyer
"Real working artists making strides toward something greater,
helping each other get there."
– Christine Saari
"As an independent artist, you can feel very alone chasing your
dreams. RAW brings artists TOGETHER."
– Collin Marrero
"RAW is innovative, fresh, and needed in the arts community."
– D'Ann Lynch
"We are visionaries and need an outlet. RAW was a great fit!"
– Veronica Benton
"A cross pollination of artists, fans, and art lovers all in one
– Almost Classy
"RAW gives the underground, unknown, local artists a chance to
tap into a community of creative minds"
– Robert Piper
"We need more opportunities, like RAW, for creatives to
collaborate, bounce ideas of each other & a"
– Nadine Schmoll