Soledad Muñoz: An Artist In Between

Soledad Muñoz: An Artist In Between

Soledad Muñoz is in her studio when I call. She just has to wrap something up quickly before we do the interview. It’s this kind of diligence which has helped the young artist bring home a few arts awards (see below) and earn a coveted spot at this year’s New Forms Festival, where she will […]

New Forms: A Festival Like No Other

New Forms: A Festival Like No Other

Everything is a festival nowadays. Several artists performing? That’s a festival. Day-specific, caste-identifying wristband? Yup, that’s a festival. Onesie army? Hey, there’s a festival. Mini-donuts? Festival. How do you differentiate one festival from another? “Attention, new-wave grime-step lovers!” The festi-verse has fractured into innumerable subdivided bits of sub-subgenres. It can make for a confusing landscape. […]

What The Devil?

What The Devil?

On the morning of Tuesday, September 9, 2014, a nine-foot tall statue depicting a black-horned, yellow-eyed, red devil sporting a generous erection appeared in a park near the VCC-Clark SkyTrain station. The ground shook. People ran for their lives. Children wailed and animals howled. The oceans turned to blood. It rained fire. The end had […]

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