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RAIN WORKS

rain works are positive messages and art that appear when it rains to make your gray day a little brighter
Talia Stanley and Maddy Buecheler 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

Gabe Cohen and Stan de Martel 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.
Reilly Filter, Sarah Shapiro, and 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
Teddie Stewart 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

Alexis Pisco 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
Gabe Cohen 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!

Ahana Ganguly and Nicole Li March 16, 2017

AOM: Adrian Smith

AOM: Adrian Smith

Not everyone follows the traditional path to becoming an artist
Talia Stanley and Rosa Schaefer Bastian 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

Jasmine Abeyta 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...

The Best 2016 Albums

The Best 2016 Albums

Gabe Cohen December 16, 2016

“Coloring Book” by Chance The Rapper Might be a little too gospel for some people, but still one of the most bumpin’ albums of this year. “Queen Alone” by Lady Wray  Everyone needs...

Artist of the Month: Julia Asher

Artist of the Month: Julia Asher

Julianna Roth and Olivia O'Farrell December 16, 2016

Despite the five hour dance practice, smelly pointe shoes and constant exhaustion, Julia Asher’s love for dance will not fade. She has been dancing for over a decade and has big aspirations for her future....

Winter Lookbook

Winter Lookbook

When it comes to street style, less is more
Maddy Buecheler and Fe Hmelar December 16, 2016

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