Tribute: Rowdy Roddy Piper in “They Live”

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A tribute to wrestler “Rowdy” Roddy Piper, the star of one of Matthew Rozsa’s favorite movies, John Carpenter’s “They Live.”

The Struggle is Real

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What I am going to say here will shock some people but the want to express this has been tugging at me for a while so I had to say it.

Meet The Subway Singer Behind One Of The UK’s Biggest Dance Hits

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Damon C. Scott’s underground story that is changing music and lives.

Exploring How Black and White Artists Depict Race

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Black Like Us? – a new exhibition at the Birmingham Museum of Art – looks at how blackness has been portrayed in American art through the years.

Speaking OUT: Visualizing Queer Youth

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Realistic depictions of queer youth are missing from the media. Photographer Rachelle Lee Smith is working to change that.

Former Steeler John Malecki: Using the Past To Build The Future

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John Malecki was once an NFL football player. Now he lives out a new dream as a builder of custom furniture.

The Hidden Power of Art

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Jonathan Delavan discusses the reasons why art holds such powerful sway over us and is thus a powerful key to one’s personal growth.

The Pain of the Personal: An Artist’s View

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An Indian cartoonist looks to bring change to America, along with a new perspective of the events that occurred during the Arab Spring Uprising.

Would Buddha Try Ayahuasca?

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“Zig Zag Zen: Buddhism and Psychedelics” A book review by Ira Israel.

Selfies of an ‘Unsound Mind’: The Mysterious Art of Thomas Hinton

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Thomas Hinton’s photographs, and what we can know about his life from other sources, give a rare glimpse into the life of someone suffering a mental illness at the turn of the 20th century.

Because You Always Wanted to Know: Here’s What Happens When You Pour Molten Aluminum Into a Watermelon

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The Backyard Scientist pours molten aluminum into a hole in a watermelon and discovers the place where science meets art.

Criminal Artist Poet Comedian?

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“Calling yourself an artist is so pretentious. I prefer to say I’m a poet, whose primary medium of expression is crime.”

Men Drinking, Boys Tormenting, Dogs Barking

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Elvis Alves reflects on darker aspects of human nature in this ekphrastic (based on a piece of visual art) poem.

Cave Digger: A Man, An Underground Obsession, and Art

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For the past two decades, Ra Paulette has been making caves.

The Art of Balance: Everything Happens for a Reason

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Stone sculptures aren’t unusual in beach communities.

‘Cherry Spoon Bridge to Nowhere’ Slam Poet Guante

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Award winning spoken word poet Guante on race, privilege, art and Minneapolis.