Thursday, November 14, 2019

Riyaaz Qawwali Takes the Stage

Members of the sufi music group take the stage at UC Santa Cruz's Music Recital Center From...

Illustrating Injustice

Stills courtesy of Dee Hibbert-Jones Film. Illustration. Journalism. UC Santa Cruz art professor Dee Hibbert-Jones received the...

Tremors in the Literary Scene

Liza Monroy reads an excerpt from her book “The Distractions.” Like literary moths drawn to the warmth...

Forging Communities Through Art

Ostermann’s wall of art contains pieces from Open Studios in mediums ranging from beeswax to ceramics. As...

Often Imitated, Never Duplicated

A display case in the exhibition contains an array of pieces by several different artists.

Picture (Im)perfect

Illustration by Sabrina Ilumin If a picture is worth 1,000 words, then novelist, photographer, critic and curator Teju...

Outstretched Arms

Justin Favela’s “Regeneración” adorns three walls and is made of tissue paper, reminiscent of piñatas. Art. It’s cloistered...

Vanished Histories, Spectres of Loss

Tessa Hulls was haunted by a phrase, “guided by ghosts, the ones we held along the way.”  The phrase...

Idolos (Icons)

“Yo Soy El Chapulin Colorado” Photos courtesy of Jorge Gomez-Gonzalez. View the whole series at: https://www.jorge-gomez-gonzalez.com/capitulo4idolosicons It’s not...

40 Years of Chautauqua New Works Festival

Loving yourself means being scared, screaming and being true to your emotions. The Chautauqua New Works Festival’s...