Trump - Clarke Condé - Pyragraph

Are You Ready to Join the Inauguration Day J20 Art Strike? This is your opportunity to show them what for, by not doing things!

Jed Alexander
| Davis, CA, US | | 0 Comments

What better way to protest a cabinet full of ex-Goldman Sachs execs than to deny them the opportunity to buy art for 24 hours or so? Think of the outrage.

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Staying Sharp on Tour What are you doing to keep yourself smart?

Robert Lanterman
| Boise, ID, US | | 0 Comments

A lot of people I know use nights to drink and van rides to sleep. I like drinking and I love sleeping (especially on long drives). But having hours and hours of downtime, as well as visiting new places, gives a lot of opportunity for personal growth.

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How I’m Boycotting Fake News on MLK Day

| Albuquerque, NM, US | | 0 Comments

That’s right, Trump says John Lewis is all talk and no action or results. To even repeat that line on Martin Luther King Jr. Day makes me feel stabby.

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PyraPASS: Sample Assignment Agreements for Music

Kat Downs - Pyragraph

Shit Will Get Done, and It Will Be Fun—2017

Kat Downs
| San Francisco, CA, US | | 0 Comments

One human artist with all the feelings and occasional depression and anxiety cannot—CONSISTENTLY—do all of those things in 12 hours. What you CAN do is figure out how to use your time without burning yourself out. You will get done what you can get done and let the rest go. This is the only way to break the cycle.

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Dear Little Bobby: Devastated Soon-to-be-Ex of a Soon-to-be-Woman

Little Bobby Tucker
| Albuquerque, NM, US | | 0 Comments

You no longer have to be with this person who has clearly been struggling with who they are. I would recommend that you explore, discover and decide who YOU are. You are not just a mom, a wife or an ex-wife.

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Clarke Condé - Pyragraph

How to Put On an Event for a Cause The time to act is now

Sarah Kennedy
| New York City, NY, USA | | 0 Comments

Creatives all over the country are looking for ways to activate their communities. If you’re in a similar position, one thing you can do to act now is to put on an event that benefits a cause you care about. I talked with four comedy producers that did just that.

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Monster by Artsy Bee - Pyragraph

9 Ways to Make Your Cartoons into Fine Art Masterpieces

Jed Alexander
| Davis, CA, US | | 0 Comments

How come those graphic-y novel pictures fail to deck the walls of high-class galleries and command the same big bucks? What do we need to do to get taken seriously around here?

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Trump by Clarke Conde - Pyragraph

Punk Trump Discussing whether it's worth discussing whether art will be better under Trump

Guest Blogger
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Of course I want us all to “do the work” and I want us to avoid the ahistorical bullshit that is part and parcel of Making America Great Again. But I also want those who can be saved through art alone to be saved.

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Conceptual Play: Artist Residency in Motherhood

Danila Rumold
| Albuquerque, NM, US | | 0 Comments

The intention of my self-imposed residency is to reframe motherhood as a valuable site of inspiration rather than an obstacle for making art. As I am in the midst of parenting two young children, I have found this pedagogical shift incredibly empowering.

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Dear Little Bobby - Pyragraph

Dear Little Bobby: Guitar Hero Or Zero?

Little Bobby Tucker
| Albuquerque, NM, US | | 0 Comments

Taking lessons from a good friend can be a wonderful thing or it can be frustrating. It all depends on the specific teacher and student. Does this person know how to TEACH? Or do they only know how to play the guitar?

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Are You Excited? Or: How, when I finally got my book published, I didn't feel how I was supposed to feel

Jed Alexander
| Davis, CA, US | | 0 Comments

I draw comics. I make books. I’m doing what I’ve wanted to do since I was a kid. No, I didn’t “arrive.” There was no “big break.” It was more of a slow gradual climb up a steep hill that’s just starting to level out.

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Lorenzo Cafaro - Pyragraph

7 Tips for Solid, Effective Web Design

| Williamsport, PA, US | | 0 Comments

When you were learning design, professors likely told you to watch your color palettes, fonts and contrast. But don’t forget: The simplest things like button placement and choice of content features can make all the difference in whether or not a design works.

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