Culture

camera obscura art
Camera Obscura Traces Art Through Time and Vermeer

When something has as arcane a name as “camera obscura,” you’re bound to wonder what…

artistic subcultures
‘Kilroy was Here’ in Artistic Subcultures

The world is diverse, and it’s full of subcultures that express themselves through art and…

portland pearl district
Portland’s Pearl District, The Rose City’s Creative Hub

Portland’s Pearl District, once a desolate collection of neglected warehouses and railways, is now the…

Multnomah Falls bridge
An Architectural Bridge to the Pacific Northwest

Portland, Oregon is a launching point to the artistic retreat of the Pacific Northwest, boasting…

bagdad theater
A Guide to Portland’s Indie Movie Theaters

Portland’s Indie Movie Theaters are quietly nurturing a thriving community of classic movie buffs and…

haint blue
What Does Haint Blue Mean to the South

If you don’t live in the American south, chances are that hearing the term “haint…

climate change art
Attacking Climate Change through Art

One way to combat climate change is through art-based activism. Art can raise awareness about…

ghost towns
Eight Ghost Towns and an Artist Bringing One Back to Life

Ghost towns are abandoned towns that give cultural insight into what went on in the…

chippewa square
Chippewa Square and Forrest Gump’s Bench

Chippewa Square is found right in the center of historic Savannah, Georgia. It was laid…

busking
Busking into an Audience’s Heart from the Streets

If you’re an aspiring artist wanting to reach a wider audience and earn a bit…