Art, Events, St. Louis

Weird Guide to Murmuration, Featuring Q&A with ICE

(Yowie x Chizmo.tv) With the St. Louis music scene recently described as ‘bubbling’ and the city being recognized as the new startup frontier, there’s no surprise that Loufest Co-Founder Brian Cohen and Cortex President + CEO Dennis Lower came together to hatch upcoming inaugural Murmuration Festival Sept. 23-25 at Cortex. Murmuration is 3-day festival featuring […]

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Art, Events

Pü F3st Benefit

Flyer by Theresa Moher  Weird Culture and Living Collective in collaboration with others have come together to raise funds for Pü F3ST, that which continues to grow the independent arts scene in St. Louis, at Secret Show #4: A Pü F3st Benefit. Join for free special performances by local artists/bands, exclusive Secret Show #4 prints […]

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Art

Mad Art: TRACES

TRACES, Mad Art’s 15th year anniversary exhibition, opened Saturday, January 23rd with an unexpected, outstanding performance. Presented by St. Louis curator Ellie Balk, this two-month long show will feature new work from Jacob Berkowitz and Hubert Dobler. St. Louis artist Berkowitz is known for his large scale monochromatic abstract paintings done with a proprietary dry brush technique. Dobler, Austrian-born […]

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Art

projects+gallery: HAUTE HIP-HOP

HAUTE HIP-HOP, an exhibition that celebrates the rise of the hip-hop phenomenon and its preeminent cultural influence, presented by projects+gallery opened Friday, January 29. Brass Monkeys flowed as droves of art and hip-hop admirers gathered to view the impressive exhibition in proper form. DJ Smitty spun, projecting good vibes in a jam packed gallery. Everyone was […]

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Art

An Afternoon at Craft Alliance

I usually refer to myself as an art appreciator, not an artist. So, when I got a chance to practice as an artist, I lept at the opportunity. That opportunity was opened up by the many fantastic workshops offered by the Craft Alliance. After much deliberation- should I do shibori? Or maybe clay? I finally […]

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Art, Fashion

Saint Louis Fashion Week | Night Three

(Photos by Brandon Halley) Friday night brought maybe one of my most anticipated events of STLFW, the Fantich & Young Apex Predator | Darwinian Voodoo opening at projects+gallery. Artists Mariana Fantich (Ukraine) and Dominic Young (UK) showed their creepy lifestyle pieces made of teeth and hair for the first time in the U.S. at the newly opened gallery […]

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Art

In the Studio | Edo Rosenblith

On a sunny afternoon in early October, I could feel autumn creeping in as I arrived at the Lewis Center where I met artist Edo Rosenblith. Exploring the Lewis Center and surrounding block, one would think this complex was just more vacant school buildings. Well, one is, but the Lewis Center is actually home to […]

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Art, Fashion, Travel

Summer Adventures

I’m alive during summer. Sure, there’s still days where I’d rather prefer staying in the cool AC rather than getting swamp ass just walking out to my car to go somewhere. Let’s not even speak of the amount of sweat generated when I ride my bike. Anyways, I still get that childlike nostalgia in the […]

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Art

Hazy 4th

Laid by the pool, drank something called patriots piss, ate magical pebbles and lit fireworks with some of my best buds. Can’t beat that. Here’s a few hazy photos from the fireworks segment. Hope your 4th was rad! Until next time. x

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