Iman Issa, born in 1979 in Cairo, is an artist based in Cairo and New York and fortunately is still alive. Her works look at the power of display in relation to academic and cultural institutions. Issa has received a HNB-MACBA award and she as well has solo and group exhibitions. In the late 1990s,..
You might think of rappers as men who wear oversized shirts and saggy pants with heavy gold chains around their necks. Now we can all thank G-Eazy for changing the game. The man who wears all black, has gold fangs, and calls himself ‘the villain’. “I’ve been interested in fashion and style since I was..
Henri Rousseau was born in Laval, France on May 21, 1844 and died on September 2, 1910. Henri grew up in a middle-class family. During his lifetime, as a boy he worked in his father’s plumbing business. He worked for a lawyer then moved to Paris in 1868, where he began working as a toll..
Sometimes I’ll talk about Kurt Cobain, and I’ll get responses like “isn’t that the guy who killed himself?” Media and people usually focus on his death and ignore all of his achievements and his influence on the world. No, he is not ‘some dead guy.’ Not to mention how some people just spend their time..
I recently stumbled across some of Andres Amador’s art pieces and was mind blown of how his ability of turning something into an artwork without fully looking at it. Andres, 40, talking in the video below about his love for the geometric figures and the process of making the artwork. He stated that he doesn’t..