Hegemonaco is an online gallery of art and design by Dr. Dennis Stevens. 

Hegemonaco celebrates those who dare to be different, refuse to conform, and fearlessly explore uncharted territories. It is a visual respite for those who aim to disrupt, reimagine, and leave their mark on the world-- with panache.

Hegemonaco embraces the mavericks, the visionaries, and the unconventional thinkers who challenge norms and pave their own paths with an unyielding sense of style and audacity.

At Hegemonaco, we are dedicated to redefining aesthetic norms and challenging the boundaries of creative expression. Our mission is to inspire individuals to think differently, to embrace the unconventional, and to celebrate the power of artistic audacity.

Through our thoughtfully curated collection, we proudly present works of art and design that transcend expectations, liberate from conventional norms, and ignite engaging conversation, whether enjoyed over delightful Aperol Spritzes by the pool or amidst the warmth of a campfire, accompanied by cold beers.

The Vision

Hegemonaco is the online platform where Dr. Dennis Stevens' unconventional aesthetic sensibility is manifest. The concept of an introverted swashbuckler aligns with Dennis' vision for Hegemonaco, as he views himself as a person that wields audacity, creativity, and a sense of adventure while embracing introspection and challenging artistic boundaries.

Like a rodeo champion embracing the untamed, Dennis fearlessly pursues the ever-elusive greased pig of creativity, pushing the limits of what is possible. Guided by the elusive ethos of his innate versatility, Dennis fearlessly navigates the twists and turns of creative journeys, taking daring risks and approaching his craft with unyielding courage.

Just as a seasoned cowboy skillfully ropes a wild stallion, Dennis harnesses his intuition to capture the raw essence of inspiration in art and design, transforming it into creative expression. Oink on Bronies!

More about Dennis Stevens, Ed.D.

Dr. Dennis Stevens is a multi-faceted professional with expertise in pedagogical strategies utilizing technology to foster engaging online communities for educational purposes. Alongside his passion for education, Dennis is a talented visual artist, writer, inventor, entrepreneur, non-profit founder/community leader, and strategy consultant.

His academic achievements include a Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) degree in Art and Art Education from Teachers College, Columbia University, a Master of Arts (M.A.) degree in Instructional Technology from the Connie L. Lurie College of Education at San Jose State University, and a Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) degree from the College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities at Clemson University.

Before embarking on his educational journey, Dennis served as a Gunner's Mate in the U.S. Coast Guard. Hailing from Spartanburg, South Carolina, his roots have influenced his creative pursuits and outlook on art, craft, and design. Over more than two decades, Dennis has written extensively on the hybrid intersections of art, craft, and design, contributing valuable insights to the field. His most recent works can be explored on RedefiningCraft.com.

With a diverse background spanning education, visual arts, entrepreneurship, and consulting, Dennis brings a unique perspective to his endeavors. He combines his knowledge, skills, and experiences to create meaningful connections, foster learning communities, and contribute to advancing artistic and educational domains.