On Our Radar: End-of-Summer Edition

Here are a few things to do, see and think about as we savor the last of the long days of summer.
Image credit: Aran Goyaga

Image credit: Aran Goyaga

To do: Join us at Unfold, an intimate day of holistic healing and well-being. We'll focus on transformational work and healing to connect with your higher self. The event will take place at the gorgeous studio of Aran Goyaga (featured above) in Seattle, and includes insights, exercises and sessions from an array of amazing healers, plant-based menu from Sweetgrass Food Co, the "afterglow" happy hour + much more! Purchase tickets for the September 14th event here


To listen: Sleater-Kinney's new album is out, and it will be on repeat in our house. The Center Won't Hold, available August 16th, is being described as "often gently sparse and hauntingly, beautifully electronic."


To read: About Toni Morrison's work behind-the-scenes, and how "ditorial work brought her inside the system. It made her both a gatekeeper and a force for change...She enriched the landscape of publishing through the books she shepherded into print, but just as importantly, she began to alter its image within." 

Image credit: The Farewell, A24

Image credit: The Farewell, A24

To try: Create a feast to celebrate summer wind down. And then see The Farewell, a tender story of family deception, which often depicted how meals are consistently a way for the family to come together.

Njideka Akunyili Crosby Efulefu: The Lost One 2011 Acrylic, charcoal, colored pencil, collage and xerox transfers on paper ft.

Njideka Akunyili Crosby Efulefu: The Lost One 2011 Acrylic, charcoal, colored pencil, collage and xerox transfers on paper ft.

To see: The best summer exhibitions before they depart.

Image from Creative Spaces

Image from Creative Spaces

To buy: Creative Spaces, a collection of personal workspaces from a diverse group of creatives. "Poketo is painting a full-spectrum picture of these creative individuals, so as you're reading this right now, you can hold a little part of their creativity and humanity in your hands."  




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