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Art for Change

Art for Change
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
November 19, 2019
From trash cans to canvases, bubble wrap is taking the art scene by storm.

Peace of Mind

Art by Julie Holding
Art provides a way to escape the stressful realities that come with life. Painting or even simply doodling can give a sense of tranquility.
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
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
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.
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
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.
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
In an effort to generate profIts, corporate retail brands often approprIate culture and steal from artists without giving due credit or payment.
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
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.
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
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.

Shift in Perspective

Shift in Perspective
March 19, 2019
The artistic perspective known as the “male gaze” has made its mark on countless art forms throughout history, but recently a new outlook has emerged.

Censor This, #%@*!

Censor This, #%@*!
Blocking expression has become a prominent issue, preventing artists from communicating their beliefs and in turn halting society's ability to grow from the exposure to controversial perspectives.
March 18, 2019
Blocking expression has become a prominent issue, preventing artists from communicating their beliefs and in turn halting society's ability to grow from the exposure to controversial perspectives.

The Man Behind the Sunglasses: Karl Lagerfeld

The Man Behind the Sunglasses: Karl Lagerfeld
March 14, 2019

Karl Lagerfeld, the fashion mastermind with a  ponytail as white and elegant as the cat in his arms, looms large in the memory of the fashion industry. His undeniably iconic nature is seen in...

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