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In the Cracks: The Photography of Bing Wright

by Terrin Glasson November 23, 2015
Just take a moment and enjoy the beautiful chaos of Bing Wright’s incredible portraits.   Wright uses broken mirrors to reflect what many consider mundane scenic photos. See more of Bing Wright’s work and remember to break up your day every once and awhile. Go outside and try to see things in a different light.

Ella & Pitr Reframed

by Terrin Glasson November 5, 2015
  If you are familiar with the street art scene in Paris, then Ella & Pitr’s quirky approach to street art will be familiar. But if their playful pieces are new to you, then you’re in for a treat.   Ella and Pitr are known for creating comical sleeping giants throughout the streets and rooftops […]

Where Fashion And Literature Meet…There’s #LiterarySwag

by Terrin Glasson October 30, 2015
Who says you can’t be fashionable and smart?    As a firm believer in the concept of adorning your brain, as well as, your body when I heard about the #LiterarySwag movement.  A movement that has been enlightening Twitter and Instagram users  about the joys and importance of reading and fashion I knew this was a […]

The Fight for the National Mall: The Devaluing Of The U.S.

by Terrin Glasson October 14, 2015
  Recently, I read an article on NPR that posed a slightly unsettling question: Do we really need the National Mall? For those that might be reading this from a country outside of the United States, which is highly likely. The National Mall is located in Washington D.C. and is a government funded park that […]

Artist Explores the Ghosts of the Past

by Terrin Glasson October 9, 2015
   Anyone who has traveled to Europe is familiar with the haunting abandoned churches scattered across the continent. For years these churches have served as a tourist attractions and this eerie church, called the Church of Nine Ghosts, in the Czech Republic is no different.           Faced with potential structural failure […]

The History of Electronic Music May Be Older Than You Think!

by Terrin Glasson August 20, 2015
      Electronic music has been a part of our music history for longer than you’d think. The film “I Dream of Wires” explores the origins of electronic music through experimentation and the creation of the first synthesizers that evolved from early electronic instruments like the theremin and the oscillator.    As it turns […]

Kelela is Mandatory Listening

by Terrin Glasson August 13, 2015
   You can tell from the first listen that Kelela doesn’t paint inside the lines. Her stunningly disjointed electronic sound confronts you boldly, but never overpowers her hauntingly elegant R&B vocals. Clearly inspired by artists like Björk and Solange Knowles, Kelela is set to pushed to the front of the progressive R&B scene.    LA-based […]

Summer Albums You May Have Missed

by Terrin Glasson August 11, 2015
   The summer will soon be over, but the songs of the summer live on. While everyone was doing the Whip and Nae Nae, other artists made some incredible albums that explored the diverse moods of summer. Lianne La Havas – Blood    Lianne La Havas’ sultry voice is highlighted in her album “Blood” by subdued […]

Moon Hooch: A Moment of Cave Jazz

by Terrin Glasson August 4, 2015
   Every once and in awhile you come across a band that stands out and you have a “moment.” You may have that moment on YouTube or in a back alley pub, but no matter where you have this moment you think: “I’m never going to forget this band.”   A couple months ago, I had […]

Art in 6 Words: An Interview with Artist Samuel Rodriguez

by Terrin Glasson August 25, 2014
Very few artists can reach into the visual chaos of the digital age and provide evidence of the rich cultural threads that run beneath our often throwaway culture. Fortunately, Samuel Rodriguez is one of the blessed few who can. After years of following his work, I reached out to Rodriguez to share his unique perspective […]