Art inhabits an unusual space at regional Comic-Cons. Certain genres of art -- from fantasy to pop surrealism to designer toys -- have long had a home at the convention.
An active figure in the LGBTQ community before his death of AIDS in 1990, Tony Greene's artwork is being represented in three major exhibitions this year.
Former journalist Mark Abel moved to the Central Coast from Southern California to pursue his craft of creating rock-inflected classical music with a contemporary edge.
Considered to be among the planet's most ancient organisms, the King Clone Creosote may hold the key to understanding the desert and its secrets.
Art inhabits an unusual space at regional Comic-Cons. Certain genres of art -- from fantasy to pop surrealism to designer toys -- have long had a home at the convention.
An active figure in the LGBTQ community before his death of AIDS in 1990, Tony Greene's artwork is being represented in three major exhibitions this year.
This episode of Artbound features the portrait work of bi-cultural artist Shizu Saldamando, Nery Gabriel Lemus' artwork inspired by his experiences as a social worker, the history of L.A's street art culture, the mapping of Tijuana's burgeoning arts scene, and a musical performance by the folk-country band I See Hawks in L.A.
The contributions of women to comic books are often ignored. "Womanthology" is part of a feminist movement emerging in the comic book world.
Considered to be among the planet's most ancient organisms, the King Clone Creosote may hold the key to understanding the desert and its secrets.
Art inhabits an unusual space at regional Comic-Cons. Certain genres of art -- from fantasy to pop surrealism to designer toys -- have long had a home at the convention.
The Orange County/San Diego-based, all-girl skate crew Pink Helmet Posse wants to change the way girls are treated in skateboarding.
The contributions of women to comic books are often ignored. "Womanthology" is part of a feminist movement emerging in the comic book world.
Considered to be among the planet's most ancient organisms, the King Clone Creosote may hold the key to understanding the desert and its secrets.
THIS Los Angeles was a self-sustained gallery that thrived in Highland Park for over three years, welcoming aesthetics and norms born out of California's DIY street culture.
The Orange County/San Diego-based, all-girl skate crew Pink Helmet Posse wants to change the way girls are treated in skateboarding.
The contributions of women to comic books are often ignored. "Womanthology" is part of a feminist movement emerging in the comic book world.
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