THE COMMON THREAD OF MUSIC AND PERFUME

Music consists of 3 types of notes, bass, middle and top. The bass holds it down, the middle is the thread that brings it all together and the top is usually what pulls us in, intoxicating the senses. There is so much in between the notes, especially when music is played live and without the aid

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unreserved: a new way to experience art

It was Monday morning at the Pamm Perez Art Museum and the freshness of a new week was everywhere. I always wondered who could come to museums and experience art during the week while the rest of the world sits perched in their cubicle taking orders, filling spreadsheets and making society go round one logistical

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O, Miami Poetry Festival: 2 projects that will make you love this city

If you live in Miami and do not read, recite or listen to a poem in April, something has gone seriously wrong –– The New York Times This is Miami in April. Our sunny metropolis is converted into a literary playground and O, Miami is the ringleader. Across our town – with no areas spared,

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Marlowe: The Trinity Box Set

There are clips. They come and go as they please, without much regard for my emotional state; they interrupt many quiet moments or resurface in the bedroom. Some of them are reeling –projected on a brain screen, on repeat, and, almost always, in black and white. Others are twinklings of things that cannot be confirmed

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Renee Cox, Still Snapping Necks

The eye of the heart of a superwoman –Renee Cox has not disappointed her public for over two decades. Well, except for that moment when Mayor Rudolf Guillani objected to her take on Da Vinci’s “Last Supper” titled “Yo Mama’s Last Supper”. It was a manifestation, no doubt; but in flipping the art scene and

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Creative Control: If Tech Is Made to Be Addictive, ‘We’re F*cked’

It’s almost cliché to say that our lives are becoming more and more dependent on technology, but the truth of that statement can’t be ignored. Although our near constant plugged-in state is, to most of us, second nature, the implications of a life lived behind a screen are always worth a second look. In the

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