art & design

art & design

Open Arms, Closed Wallets: How a DC artist pocketed $50K of your tax dollars by stealing a mural design

In Washington DC, art theft happens in the alleys, not just in the museums. One alley in particular, at the Open Arms shelter on 57 O Street NW, Washington, DC, is the site of a crime scene.

art & design

Newspaper Refuses To Give An Artist Credit For Her Work

In Alison Gerber's piece for HYPERALLERGIC, she exposes how a paper failed to mention the artist Christine Baeumler’s name in a story about her work. "It’s part of a larger pattern of writing women out of their own work," Gerber writes.

art & design

DJ KRYPTK // tearing down borders

Our friend DJ KRYPTK captures and cultivates energy through sound. This week we turned off the speakers and took a stroll to some of our favorite neighborhood spots, whilst KRYPTK dodged in and out of the shadows, never quite disappearing due to her indelible shine.