Arts & Culture

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Five Minutes Of Escapism For Your Day

This week might just be the longest of the year thus far—thankfully we've got a quick break for you in the form of online levity.

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Latinx Art Accounts To Support & Follow On Instagram Right Now

Art has the ability to give hope, transform, and lead to action. And while you are scrolling, please remember the best way to honor the Latinx and Hispanic community is to vote on November 3!

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Read Anything Worthwhile Lately?

"Reading is the key that opens doors to many good things in life. Reading shaped my dreams and more reading helped me make my dreams come true." - Ruth Bader Ginsburg

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On Our Radar: The Weekly Edit

What we will be reading, watching and listening to this weekend!

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On Our Radar: What We Are Reading, Listening & Watching This Holiday Weekend

What we've bookmarked—and plan on reading, listening, watching over the long weekend.

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"We Are The Radical Monarchs" Is The Film We Need Right Now: A Conversation With Director, Linda Goldstein Knowlton

We Are The Radical Monarchs is a wonderful, inspirational, and imperative family-friendly film we love—and you can watch it for free NOW on PBS!

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Krista Scenna, Curator and Owner of Ground Floor Gallery, on Life in the Arts, Small Business Ownership and Motherhood

Arts & Culture Editor, Nora Gomez-Strauss, spoke with Ground Floor Gallery owner Krista Scenna about life in the arts right now and raising children in this volatile time.

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The Power of Black Poets: A Selection of Five Poems from ‘Academic Activist’ Dr. Joanne Gabbin

A conversation with Furious Flower Poetry Center Executive Director and Academic Activist, Dr. Joanne Gabbin, about the importance of black poetry and the poems she recommends we read right now.

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"It's Raining...I Love You: Self-Portraits" Photographers on Their Book and The 20+ Year Relationship That Served As Its Inspiration

"It made me realize the power and vulnerability involved in sitting in front of a camera and staring directly into the lens and how a collaboration between subject and photographer can become empowering and revolutionary."

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Books, Books & More Books

“Because I’m of the old-fashioned conviction that reading is a pleasure to be carefully guarded at all times.” - Jenny Colgan, The Bookshop on the Corner

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DJ Sharlese Metcalf Shares Her Favorite Albums Of The Year (Thus Far)

Need a good listen for the long weekend? We have you covered!

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A Conversation With Fanny Singer About Her Mother-Daughter Memoir, Always Home

"It wasn’t that I woke up one morning and thought this is the book I needed to write, but then it was the only book I could write. I very quickly understood there was no way for me—as Alice Waters’s daughter—to exist in the public eye without acknowledging and writing that. Rather than feel encumbered by it, how can I talk about all the wonders of this relationship?"

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The Good Stuff

A round-up of thoughts, ideas, actions and (actual) goods to start your week!

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The Good Stuff

A round-up of thoughts, ideas, actions and (actual) goods to start your week!

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A Simple & Soothing Activity To Relax The Mind From Creative Zai Divecha

"For me, learning new skills is a form of self-care. It's helping me cope...Take care of yourself in whatever way you need. Trust your gut, and do what you need to do in order to survive."

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How Being An Artist & Dealing With Financial Devastation Prepared Me For Living With Uncertainty

"Be as kind to yourself, your family, your neighbors, and strangers as you can right now. Everyone is moving through this time in their own way. And if you aren’t one already, you can try pretending to be a working artist moving through a rough patch."

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The Good Stuff

The thoughts, ideas, actions and (actual) goods on our radar.

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The ABCs of AOC with artist Krystal Quiles

It's Super Tuesday and in our efforts to encourage you to VOTE, we present an inspiring and positive political read appropriate for all ages!

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Talking Creative Journeys, Color and Nancy Reagan with Seattle Artist, Jennifer Ament

Seattle artist and a favorite artist of The Fold, Jennifer Ament, is having her first solo exhibit at ZINC Contemporary in Seattle.

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The Latinidad Of It

"Fellow native New Yorker, J. Lo, and Shakira, from my family’s homeland of Colombia, would be on the screens of millions of people across the world, how could I not feel a certain way?"

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The Power of Our Tuning

Does being a music fan mean obsessing over every hot new hit and album release? Our music columnist, Rachel Demy, reflects on the deeper relationship between classic songs and lived experience.

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Last Minute Gift Ideas - Books To Give & Receive: The Fold's Best Books of 2019

We brought you quite the book selection this year. Here are a few standouts we are giving (and hoping to receive!) this holiday season.

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10 Gifts From Our Favorite Museum Shops (all under $50)

Affordable ideas from our choice gifting resource: museums shops!

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On Our Radar: Things to Read, Try, Watch & Do This Thanksgiving Holiday

Perhaps you have a bit of extra time this holiday weekend—here are a few suggestions for how to use it.