C Magazine

Minnesota Street Project

Minnesota Street Project
A community of galleries and artists changing San Francisco’s art scene
June 4, 2017

Deep in the heart of San Francisco’s industrial Dogpatch district, a place of trucks, abandoned warehouses, and construction pollution, a revolution is blooming. On the corner of Minnesota and...

Spilling Ink

Spilling Ink
June 4, 2017

C Magazine sat down with Johnny and Lisa, two tattoo artists, at the Redwood City Tattoo Company. We asked them some questions about their experience becoming tattoo artist and some of their fondest memories. What...

DIY Pins

DIY Pins
Tired of paying $10+ for a measly piece of metal? This is a cheap and fun way to make them at the same quality level!
April 19, 2017

Materials Shrink film Acrylic paint Sharpies galore Scissors Hot glue gun Pin backs Method Get inspired: hit up Etsy, Pinterest or unleash your inner Tumblr girl. WARNING: Once you start...

RAIN WORKS

rain works are positive messages and art that appear when it rains to make your gray day a little brighter
April 15, 2017

How it started: In 2013, 20-year-old Peregrine Church learned about super-hydrophobic coatings and pursued that knowledge to find an innovative approach to use the material in a powerful way. With help...

What Ghost Ship Means to Other Artist Collectives

What Ghost Ship Means to Other Artist Collectives
April 15, 2017

The innards of the Ghost Ship Warehouse have been compared to a maze; the stairs were made of plywood slabs and held together by string. On this particular night, the warehouse was packed beyond the capacity,...

Artist of the Month: Matthew Woon

Artist of the Month: Matthew Woon
A Q&A with Palo Alto High School senior Matthew Woon, who specializes in pottery.
April 13, 2017

C Mag: When did you start doing art? Matthew Woon: I’ve always been pretty interested in expressing myself visually. It was sort of through my own discovery, and then also through a school I’ve...

Ross Cardillo

Ross Cardillo
The Dopest Gringo Alive
March 17, 2017

As I pet a dog that too closely resembles a toy, a young Ross Cardillo pimped in the gear of an alternative musician who couldn’t care less about his untied shoes comes up behind me to order a mocha...

New Kids on the Cloud

New Kids on the Cloud
March 17, 2017

Soundcloud is a music platform used by many Palo Alto High School (Paly) students. Most students use it for listening to music, while few upload their own songs. Soundcloud is an accessible way to get...

Disco Doesn’t Suck

Disco Doesn't Suck
I'm serious
March 16, 2017

Bright lights paint the crowd creating an ocean of color. The pulsating thump of the bass drum causes your chest to viscerally pound to the beat. Sweat drenches every part of your body. All thoughts void...

Yarn Bombing!

Yarn Bombing!
March 16, 2017

AOM: Adrian Smith

AOM: Adrian Smith
Not everyone follows the traditional path to becoming an artist
February 10, 2017

Adrian Smith is a stern, athletic, motorcycle-riding teenage boy. He is enjoying life as a second semester senior by participating in activities such as varsity tennis and weekend trips to Tahoe. It may...

C Mag Simplifies: Paly Acapella

C Mag Simplifies: Paly Acapella
December 16, 2016

You’ve probably heard of Palo Alto High School (Paly) choir and their extravagant concerts, but did you know about the various subgroups? Read on to learn a little more about how the choir system is...

Load more stories