Article and Photo (above) by Julie Kooser Tim “Paizley” Powell grew up in what he describes as a “small small small” town, lacking people that truly connected with him. “I lived in a place where there weren’t a lot of people that identified with me just because of my skin color.continue reading
Name: Livefromthecity From: Wilkinsburg, PA Projects Released: Bright Lights (as King Legion, 2014), Seasons EP (2014), The Last Pick EP (2015), Sex Sells (2015), King Of The Sun (2016), The Freak Show (2016)
Article by Thomas Agnew Edited by Matt Brown I cried yesterday for an hour straight after my best friend, the father of my God Daughter, told me to be safe. Then on social media, I witnessed a mother, Diamond Reynolds, handcuffed with her daughter, helpless after they killed her boyfriend sitting right next to her in her vehicle. I immediately […]
Article and Photo (above) by Julie Kooser Tim “Paizley” Powell grew up in what he describes as a “small small small” town, lacking people that truly connected with him. “I lived in a place where there weren’t a lot of people that identified with me just because of my skin color.
“Always Getting Better” focuses on the journey of Tairey Perez, a young Pittsburgh artist who’s always taken his career path into his own hands.
Article by Julie Kooser Photo above by Isaiah Mays Photos below by Julie Kooser Marqui Lyons of the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust has curated her first art exhibition, featured at the August Wilson Center for African American Culture. “It was important to me to find a special artist that is world renowned that I could bring to the city of Pittsburgh,” […]
The epitome. ’79 Jersey is an ode to one of the greatest years in the city’s history. 1979 was a year that saw the Pittsburgh Pirates bring home the World Series, and the Pittsburgh Steelers protect the city’s Super Bowl crown. At a time in which many changes were happening in the region that caused instability and growing concern, the […]
Name: • VRSX • (Verse) Website: Instagram.com/vrsx_ Artistic Style: Surreal Digital Collage Art, Remixed Photography
Article by Julie Kooser Photo by Xavier A (@artlikeus) Roderick Ramsey, founder of FKBGNM, will be presenting a series of, what he calls, propaganda-based art work. This is a graphic design project containing 8 – 10 vinyl pieces, made solely in black, white, grey, and red.
Name: Ashley Poyner Website: I don’t have one at the moment but I post all my artwork on my Instagram Page: instagram.com/ovopoyn/ Artistic Style: Enjoying creating artwork of figures in Hip-Hop that inspire me through their music. I don’t feel like I have a specific style. I just do what I feel like doing at the time of creating the […]
For the second stop on the tour, YesJulz and team are partying hard for the Sunset Festival Afterparty or rather #1AMVibes that will feature Playboi Carti, an artist she manages 070 Shake with sounds provided by Hoodrich Keem. The event will be held at District 3 and you can grab your tickets at 1AMVibes.com