Patricia Rogers (P.R.) is a writer, journalist, editor, stylist, and social media manager based in New Jersey's Valley Arts District. She has been cultivating the emerging arts scene in NJ for the last three years, Her sense of style, curatorial outreach, and influence has gained this New York native the name of the neighborhood's "tastemaker". She has brought the "cool" to the revitalization in the arts district. P.R. moves easily among community organizers, media, public relations, film, and fashion, She plans to inspire youth, and be a role mode for future "tastemakers" in her community.
Since 2011, P.R. became an artist-in-residence at Ironworks Gallery, home to the ORNG Ink Emerging Artist District. The blog, zine, events, and new web series titled "Words with P.R." covers features and connects the constellation of arts organizations, resources, services, events, residence, gallery, and individuals in the community. MASCONSUMPTION has featured over 80 artist and released seven zines aimed towards the younger generation of doers.
Check out MASCONSUMPTION.COM to see more of the Valley Arts District and read the latest zine.