Visual artist Deepti Sunder has led a life of defying convention and immersing herself in exploration. As a self-proclaimed escapist, her work ranges from whimsical to vibrant and to some, it can even be a little enigmatic.Read More
Not only do artists have valid reasons for taking hiatuses but they also don’t owe you an explanation for doing so. Here are few reasons we should stop demanding artists on hiatus to put out new work.Read More
One of the integral pieces of succeeding as an artist is having a strong support system and it starts with the people closest to us. Here are a few ways creatives can foster a solid foundation of support through our friends.Read More
The marriage between art and activism has been impactful in addressing social injustices and flawed cultural structures in nearly every modern political movement. From photojournalism to protest songs, to picket signs, to paintings depicting civil unrest, art has the power to evoke visceral reactions and in the best case scenario, serve as a call-to-action to those who consume it.
Twin brothers and creative mavens Jon & Jarrett Key exemplify this kind of power through their extensive and complex work that exists simultaneously in the art world and within their personal community. We chatted with them about their background of being prodigal scholarship kids from the deep south to game-changing multidisciplinary artists who’ve created space for QTPOC creatives in an effort to expand and take ownership over their narratives.Read More
Whether it’s writer’s block or feeling like your ideas are shit, we’ve all been there. Here are a few tips to get you through when you feel stuck in a creative rut.Read More
Multidisciplinary artist Georgina Arroyo has been successful in creating work that challenges the way we think and conduct ourselves. We chatted with her about self-image in the age of social media, men who send shitty text messages, swimming through the endless sea of talent in the New York art scene and maneuvering through art hierarchies as an artist who is both a woman and person of color.Read More