Subversive Sounds: Drill and Afro-Pessimism
Critique, Culture, Music - - Liam Sangmuah
Liam Sangmuah shares some history and context behind drill music. Click here to listen to his drill playlist. Read More >>
Not Today Satan: Interview with T-Rex
Art, Culture - - Logan Brown
Tyler Rexeisen sits with Logan Brown to talk about the new year, his inspiration, and the shift from fashion design to drawing and painting. Read More >>
Los Angeles, Our Forbidden Valentine
Culture, Food - - Allegra Samsen
Allegra Samsen holds our hand around Los Angeles, showing us how she shows love to the city that has her heart. Read More >>
Which Downtown Show to Take Your Date to on Sunday, and More!
Art, Critique, Culture - - Lauryn-Ashley Vandyke
This week, LA stayed in Downtown Manhattan and went to Perrotin, Anonymous Gallery, Bridget Donahue, and Karma. Read More >>
What to Get Your Date for Valentine's Day
Culture, Fashion -
I know we're cutting it close, but STP Blog Editors really wanted to shout out our favorite independent jewelry designers in time for Valentine's Day. Read More >>
Art in an Emergency: Guidelines for How Art Can Address Climate Change
Art, Culture, Environment - - Shanti Escalante-De Mattei
STP writer Shanti Escalante-De Mattei makes a guide on how artists can address climate change in their work through a variety of tactics. Read More >>
Black Goth Girls (Mini Research Paper)
Culture, Fashion - - Maya Kotomori
Maya Kotomori explores the goth subculture through the sub-category of Black Gothic culture. Read More >>
Saving the World : A Conversation with Alisa Petrosova
Art, Culture, Environment - - Shanti Escalante
Alisa Petrosova is bringing her experience to STP with “What Will You Tell Next Year?”, a six month opportunity for artists and writers to work on their climate change-focused projects. STP writer Shanti Escalante gets on the phone to discuss what it took for Petrosova to put climate change first. Read More >>
Machine Labor Intensive with Kaitlyn Jo Smith + Genevieve Goffman
Art, Critique, Culture - - Tyler Glenn

Tyler Nicole Glenn brings artists Kaitlyn Jo Smith and Genevieve Goffman together for a virtual studio visit + conversation where they discuss technology's role in their art practice, where they find their inspiration, and life as an artist after completing an MFA.

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It's Cocktober!
Culture - - Elliott Weil
Happy spooky season, you little sluts. We're talking social media, we're talking nasty nostalgia. Elliott Weil explores community through the concept of the email thread - forward to 10 people or you will never have sex again! Read More >>