Artist Luisa Kazanas makes sculptures and prints that explore psychological states of being and draw on the aesthetics of science fiction and imagery from alchemical texts. Luisa sometimes described her work as “A bit of a Victorian plus mid-century modern plus Kubrickian 2001 train wreck.” I sat down with Luisa at her studio in Bushwick, Brooklyn to talk about her sculpture her transition to printmaking and the time she spent as an art director and production designer on big budget hip hop videos.
Whether you're a metalhead or not, this NYC trio will have you wrapped up in its soothing dark thrashers. | read
Bartees Cox is a songwriter and producer who spent years playing in bands in Brooklyn before making the move to Washington, DC, where his solo project, Bartees Strange, took focus and grew - from an album of reinterpretations of The National’s music to his stunning full-length, genre-bending… | watch
Aliah Sheffield is the singer/songwriter also known as Nikkie Aliah. Her song, “Earth is Ghetto,” recently went viral and she chatted with Nikkiesha about what led her to her viral moment, her musical inspirations, and what she hopes and plans to do next… oh, and tequila. This podcast is… | listen