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Artist a Day Challenge 2016-1: Frederic Douglass & the Power of Photography

In 2015 I embarked on a journey to highlight artists of color during Black History Month and I am happy to bring this important feature back to Culture Shock Art.   356 more words


Healing and Redemption in 'Placas'

Originally published in the East Bay Express on  Jan. 20, 2016.

Sitting in a circle inside a community performance space in Richmond, not everyone seemed entirely comfortable with the task at hand — sharing intimate feelings in front of complete strangers. 739 more words


The Sounds of Childhood

Sound is a one of our most powerful senses. A small tinkle, a laugh can bring forth memories, associations and expectations.

Recently, Singapore’s filmmaker Royston Tan was in California to talk about his films and his career. 484 more words


Portraying Pottery

Sikuma Rai

Pooja and I like to consider ourselves lucky; we met this dashing someone few months ago and we both fell in crush at the same time.  338 more words


Meet the Artist: Benne' Rocket

Benne’ Rocket likes to dig deep. Whether as an art therapist or as an artist, uncovering the truth has been her raison d’être for many years.

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Francoise Pelissier

Title: Consultant, Owner

Company: Lettre en Lien

Location: Paris, France

Francoise Pelissier, an expert in writing and pedagogy, joined her profession knowing she wanted to start her own company. 178 more words