Month / June 2017

    Loading posts...
  • Bearded and Shucked: 2nd Annual Mermaid Day Parade

    Artist Aaron Sheppard recently hosted the second annual Bearded & Shucked Mermaid Day Parade, in honor of the Coney Island tradition. Sheppard (Joshua Tree) and Erin Stellmon (Baltimore), both former Las Vegans,…

  • THE FILE: Serena Cole

    I recently caught up with artist Serena Cole at her light-filled, image-plastered studio in West Oakland. A lengthy and generous conversation, we discussed everything from her recent solo exhibition of dazzlingly complex…

  • LASSO OF TRUTH: WHY WE NEED WONDER WOMAN NOW MORE THAN EVER

    By Danielle Kelly, originally published in the June 1 issue of the Las Vegas Weekly, Las Vegas, Nevada.  The best Wonder Woman costumes didn’t require much. Some ’70s kids like myself had…

  • Deborah Aschheim’s “The Zeitgeist” and The Summer of Love

    “If art is to nourish the roots of our culture, society must set the artist free to follow his vision wherever it takes him. We must never forget that art is not…