Category Archives: Arts

Nnenna Em

Michonne inspired spread with Model and Designer Nnenna Em

Dashiki by:  Eth-Nik Designs


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These unique keepsakes will turn any den or man cave into your very own private Gallery. Each print is mail framed and ready to hang. You can choose from an array of different Knotty Themed photographs. Purchase an individual photograph or set.

Photography Prints

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De’Velra Davon

Name: De’Velra Davon

Age: 29

Location: Chicago, Il

Measurements: 36C, 33, 46

Zodiac: Pisces

Group Affiliation: LBMG

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Book Solomon Abrams

My Rates are: $125 for one look $150 for two looks $200 for three looks Models receive 50-75 unedits and 5 edits per look.   Personal (non-music) Promo video to include 1-5min edit $150(starting cost)   ($50 NONREFUNDABLE deposit/sitting fee. Shoots scheduled 48 hours or less $50) Location shoots are subject to 25 additional set up fee if within driving distance(Hours drive or 100 miles)   Shoots will take place at The Music Garage 345 N Loomis St, suite 220 Chicago, IL 60607 unless otherwise agree upon. Clients should try to arrive early to began preparing for shoot. Clients are subject to rules of The Music Garage while on premises for shoot.   Events and Parties: $200 for four hours and $75 for each additional hour   Hair and MUA are extra charges. Must Notify before day of shoot to verify and schedule Stylist for your shoots. Make-up Starts @ $50 per look and an additional 25 per additional makeup look(Includes skin cleansing and lashes)   ALL PHOTOS CLIENTS MUST PROVIDED A DIGITAL STORAGE DEVICE TO RECEIVE PHOTOS. RETURNED VIA DROPBOX.COM WITHIN 48 HOURS. CLIENT HAS 72 HOURS TO REMOVE THEM BEFORE DELETION.   TFE(Trade for Edits ONLY) are on a case per case basis. I normally adjust my rates to an extremely low price regularly to encourage models so its very rare that I do TFE shoots.   Shoot rules: Payment due at beginning of shoot. 1 escort allowed. If that escort begins to use the shoot as a photography Q&A session the shoot will end. Please arrive early enough for make-up to be applied. BGi Photography will not be held responsible for any items left behind. Models should bring their own hygiene items(bath and wash towels, soap, etc).   The Following payment options are accepted. Cash, paypal and credit/debit cards. No personal checks.     The Following payment options are accepted. Cash, paypal ( to send payments) and credit/debit cards. No personal checks.

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Sponsors and Advertisers

If you’re looking to advertise with our site or sponsor a shoot. Contact our Head of Sales @ SUBJECT LINE: ADVERTISEMENT OR SPONSOR

Be prepared to discuss: Duration of Advertisement, Budget(or alternate means of COMPENSATION), and Target Market. Please include why you think your brand will find success with being seen on our site.
Please provide all art work or written text. Please ensure the all advertising has been proof-read and double checked for mistakes and misspellings. The Urban American Gallery is not responsible for art work errors. If a mistake is caught Advertiser is responsible  for submitting new artwork in timely manner. If advertisement is pulled due to advertiser, no refund will be automatically given.

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Model Submission

If you’re interested in being a model on The Urban American Gallery we need the following information along with four to six Hi-resolution, professionally retouched photos unpublished/hardly seen set of photos. Photos featuring watermarks and logo are allowed. Please include an email from the photographer stating They give you  permission to submit the photos.  PHOTOGRAPHERS ARE WELCOME AND ENCOURAGED TO SUBMIT  Send all info to  SUBJECT: SUBMISSION  Please include good way to reach you.


Group Affiliation if any:

Photographer: (include staff credits here as well Make Up Artist,  Hair Stylist and Clothing Designer. If Location was donate or worth noting please include.)
Pet Peeves:
Modeling Experience & Goals:

Links/Contact/Booking Info



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