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Featured Artist: Amy Liu

Featured Artist: Amy Liu

Atticus Scherer and Alexa Gwyn

February 7, 2020

Amy Liu’s ice skating journey began almost 14 years ago in China. Her consistent determination and eagerness to succeed has allowed her to become one of the top skaters in the United States.

Inclusivity in Art

Inclusivity in Art

Isabella Moussavi and Ellen Chung

January 9, 2020

Awareness to inclusivity in art has increased through the creation of interactive pieces and exhibitions. This industry is becoming more accessible through art centers supporting the creative aspirations of artists with disabilities.

80s Revival

80s Revival

Zander Darby and Tamar Ponte

January 9, 2020

The 1980s was an electric decade known for its bold colors, oversized blazers and permed hair. The signature hairstyles, makeup and clothing have made a comeback with a twenty-first-century twist.

Art for Change

Art for Change

Ellen Chung and Lindsey McCormick

November 19, 2019

Paly artist Jennifer Wu strives to discover herself and her values through art, and change society’s beauty standards through fashion. From the beginning of her artistic journey, Wu has been honing her skills and discovering her personal style.

Pop! Art

Pop! Art

Tamar Ponte and Mahati Subramaniam

November 19, 2019

From trash cans to canvases, bubble wrap is taking the art scene by storm.

Peace of Mind

Peace of Mind

Ashley Guo, Chloe Laursen, and Fiza Usman

November 19, 2019

Art provides a way to escape the stressful realities that come with life. Painting or even simply doodling can give a sense of tranquility.

Featured Artist: Lai-Ling Bisset

Featured Artist: Lai-Ling Bisset

Kailee Correll and Atticus Scherer

November 19, 2019

Hip hop dancer Lai-Ling Bisset dances her way through life, but juggling schoolwork and her passion for dance is not as easy as she thought. Taking it one day at a time, she finds a balance in her work schedule and rehearsals — pushing her to make every minute count.

Featured Artist: Metro

Featured Artist: Metro

Zander Darby and Kimi Lillios

October 15, 2019

Each member in Metro, a local alternative indie band, brings their own eccentric style to the group, creating lively performances for the Palo Alto community.

Contemporary Classics

Contemporary Classics

Mahati Subramaniam and Raj Sodhi

October 15, 2019

Film is proof that great art can come from anywhere: a story told out of order, a magical bathhouse, a quirky pregnancy story, and a likable office worker. There are thousands of great films, but these four are a good start.

Copycat Couture

Copycat Couture

Leslie Aboytes and Ellen Chung

October 15, 2019

In an effort to generate profIts, corporate retail brands often approprIate culture and steal from artists without giving due credit or payment.

Rebecca Cheng – From Art to Activism

Rebecca Cheng – From Art to Activism

Claire Li, Kimi Lillios, and Ellen Chung

May 6, 2019

As an artist tackling issues of racism and injustice, Rebecca Cheng has faced pushback through censorship, due to concerns regarding her art’s suitability for public viewing. Despite these barriers, Cheng’s artistic journey has evolved to use non-traditional mediums to illustrate a personal narrative and criticize the inequalities in our modern society.

Makeup: The Remake

Makeup: The Remake

Ellie Fitton, Angie Cummings, Isabel Hadly, and Tyler Varner

March 19, 2019

Makeup in the 21st century represents more than constructing a “pretty face”. It is a developing art form which is constantly evolving into an industry which better serves a world of growing beauty diversity.