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The Art of Food

The Art of Food

The Art of Food By Chris Astrala   Remember when you were growing up, your parents always told you not to play with your food? Well you can be sure that the following artists were told that too, but after you take a look at their work you will be glad that they did not...
The Art Of Film

The Art Of Film

Ava’s Impossible Things By Chris Astrala   Since creating her Soul Kiss Films in 2009, writer, director, producer Marina Rice Bader has been on an unstoppable roll. From Elena Undone, Anatomy of A Love Seen to Raven’s Touch and now “Ava’s Impossible Things”, Bader has been (on average) releasing a film a year. Continuously breaking...
March To Equality

March To Equality

March To Equality: An Online Movement On It’s Way To Making History By Chris Astrala   Back in fall 2014 Stephan Anspichler of Berlin, Germany began an extraordinary journey in the U.S. by making the first step to develop a never before seen campaign for the LGBT movement. “At this time we only knew where...
Photographer Magnus Hastings  Poses The Question: “Why Drag?”

Photographer Magnus Hastings Poses The Question: “Why Drag?”

Photographer Magnus Hastings Poses The Question: “Why Drag?”   Magnus Hastings’ new coffee-table book, Why Drag? offers readers a rare glimpse at a generation in drag.   Inspired by the photographer’s renowned New York art exhibition, Why Drag? began in the summer of 2014, when Hastings set out to travel through North America to shoot some...
Meet the Museum - The Art of Justice

Meet the Museum – The Art of Justice

Meet the Museum – The Art of Justice Eleventh Annual Membership Drive Party   The Meet the Museum membership drive party will be held on April 8 from 6-9 p.m. on the Friday of White Party Weekend. Now in its eleventh year, Meet the Museum is an annual event that encourages new museum membership by...
Up & Coming LGBT Musicians

Up & Coming LGBT Musicians

Up & Coming LGBT Musicians   Sam Smith Academy Award winner Sam Smith, with his voice, equal parts powerhouse belt and heartbreaking falsetto, is now ubiquitous on the radio. His album, In the Lonely Hour, is as relatable as it is critically acclaimed, and it is mostly about the experience of unrequited love. On coming...
2016 Native FilmFest

2016 Native FilmFest

2016 Native FilmFest Storytelling in Many Voices: Native Film Now by Elizabeth Weatherford   In 2016, the art of Indigenous storytelling in film has never been more interesting and diverse. This year, Native FilmFest features films from outstanding directors from the United States, Canada, New Zealand, Sweden, and Venezuela. The range of stories throughout this...
International Bear Convergence 2016

International Bear Convergence 2016

International Bear Convergence 2016 The Bears Are Coming International Bear Convergence (IBC) is the premier winter event for Bears & admirers in Palm Springs, California, February 4-8, 2016. This desert oasis opens its arms and welcomes you to the hip Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs to thousands of frisky, furry bears, their friends & their fans....
Transforming The Fashion Modeling Industry

Transforming The Fashion Modeling Industry

Transforming The Fashion Modeling Industry By Mike Bahr   Slay Model Management Throws Down The Gauntlet. It is the first exclusively transgender modeling agency. The agency is working to break down barriers that have prevented trans models from rising to the top echelons of the fashion industry. “It’s time the world recognizes the amazing talent...
Put on your Dancing Shoes - Nexus Radio brings Dance Music to the Masses

Put on your Dancing Shoes – Nexus Radio brings Dance Music to the Masses

Put on your Dancing Shoes Nexus Radio brings Dance Music to the Masses Nexus Radio, the first major radio and TV service specializing in dance music, knows what club fans want. They call it the 3Ds: the divas, the divos and the DJs. “Fans want music that fits their active lifestyles,” says Manny Esparza, Nexus...
Fashionable Kit

Fashionable Kit

Fashionable Kit EastSiders Star Sets The Style In Show’s Second Season By William Cooke   The critically acclaimed dark comedy starring Kit Williamson and Van Hansis as Cal and Thom, an adorable couple trying to stay together in the aftermath of infidelity, returns for its second season this fall, exclusively on Vimeo On Demand. The...
Local Art Redefined

Local Art Redefined

Local Art Redefined Webster defines art as the quality, production, expression, or realm, according to aesthetic principles, of what is beautiful, appealing, or of more than ordinary significance. We have gathered a small group of local artist who have expressed their own definition of what art means to them; what inspires them, what projects they...