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Atlanta Based Producer, Corey Benjamins Introduces Hip House Music, Bridging The Gap in Music In A Refreshing Way

    Music is an influential source that has the power to shift perspectives through story telling and/or evoking lost emotions. But what makes music profound is the soul responsible for the sound. Corey Benjamins is a Filmmaker and Producer from Virginia now based in Atlanta who is destined to turn the music industry upside down with how he’s shifting the way we experience music. He takes defining instrumental elements of different genres and places them on one track, creating…

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Award Winning Visual Artist Joshua Rashaad McFadden Discusses The Series of Our Generation: Colorism & Come To Selfhood

It’s sad in 2016 we are still discussing topics such as racism, social injustice and equal rights. Minorities learn to live with a buried fear due to their differences and are often subjected to the close-minded perspectives of some of the majority in our country. While there are several devastating routes, especially Blacks and Hispanics may take as a result of the exclusion, including gang activity, drug dealing, violence, suicide etc., there are alternatives to fighting and to breaking the…

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Multi-Talented Artist Ben Carson Discusses Project, “My Words Your Freedom” and Keys to Finding Your Purpose

Talent without a purpose or destination is desolate. We all need a direction in order to find value in each day. Writer, musician and life connoisseur, Ben Carson is mastering the pillars to finding  purpose, and he’s doing it all through his love for music, poetry and motivational writing. “My purpose is to spread the message of individuality and being yourself.” His project, My Words Your Freedom is a collage of sounds and poetry that echo this message. A motif…

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The Award Winning Artist, Srinjoy Gangopadhyay Shares His 2 Most Recent Series And We’re Inspired

    When an artist can pull you into eclectic realities, inciting stories, sounds and exceptional visuals that create individual experiences– both spiritual and sentimental– just by glancing at their work— you have experienced the highest caliber of artistry. Srinjoy’s Gangopadhyay is an artist that moves viewers through this unique journey. He is an international contemporary artist with a focus in painting and installation art. The work he creates is infinite in its execution because the story doesn’t end with…

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Atlanta Contemporary Artist Lynx Nguyen, Enlightens Us On The True Purpose Behind Being An Artist

Art is the most influential source in the world— a source for pleasure, healing, and nostalgia—a source for inspiration and cultivation. And what makes good art is debatable to some, but what makes timeless art cannot be argued. Work that has stood the test of time, no matter the medium, not only breaks media trends and explores historical and or contemporary nuances, but it more importantly provokes change. Lynx Nguyen an Atlanta based contemporary artist understands this concept and utilizes…

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Fennella Like Whoa Schools us on Fashion & Being Your Authentic Self

    I’d think most would agree that we have entered a decade where pursuing your creative passions has become more and more accepted in society. 10-15 years ago saying that you were using your talents as an artists or even your style to earn a living through social media would be frowned upon, but millennials are forever changing the way the world views art and its potential as a career. Fennella or Fennella Like Whoa as some know her…

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The Makings Of Christian Armani, The Southern High- Fashion Photographer on His Roots & Changing the Industry

Photography is an art form that is integrated into just about everyone’s life. It allows us to capture a moment, tell a story, allows insight into a another’s perspective; it is the appreciation of life as we see and experience it. In a time however where photography is used abundantly (we can blame that on Instagram), the value of it as an artistic mode decreases. So it is even more important to bring recognition to photographers that give their heart…

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Hasani Sahlehe And His “Sweet” Way to Finding His Voice as An Artist

  Atlanta has been known for spitting out talented artists for the past few decades–predominantly in the music industry. There is now however a conglomerate of different talents–with different mediums– making a mark on the creative map. Painter, Hasani Sahlehe is most certainly one of those talents. Born and raised in Saint Thomas– with a little push from his 12th grade art teacher– Hasani came to Atlanta straight out of high school to develop his skill as a painter at SCAD Atlanta….

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