Beverly Bryan

Interviews

Dominican Punks La Armada Dream of Hardcore without Borders

Stream the Santo Domingo-turned-Chicago thrashy hardcore band's fiery, bracingly political new album, 'Anti-Colonial Vol. 1.'
Beverly Bryan
3.28.18
tattoo artists

Meet the Italian Artists Inking Museum-Worthy Tattoos

Venetian lace and Victorian jewelry inspire the works of Marco Manzo and Francesca Boni.
Beverly Bryan
8.9.17
occult art

Magical Group Show Puts the "Art" in "Dark Arts"

'Season of the Witch' will make you believe.
Beverly Bryan
8.4.17
painting

[NSFW] The Wild West Gets Surreal in These Epic Paintings

Kent Monkman’s 'The Rendezvous' painting series illuminates a little-known corner of American history.
Beverly Bryan
7.27.17
Fashion

Meet the Native American Designers Innovating in the Fashion World

"Native Fashion Now" celebrates modern designers working at the intersection of tradition and revolution.
Beverly Bryan
6.26.17
Interviews

The Black Angels Sing a Dark, Psychedelic New Death Song

We get heavy with the Austin psych rock greats about life, death, love, and their politically-charged sixth album.
Beverly Bryan
5.7.17
Art

In Virtual Reality, a Condemned LA Punk Venue Becomes Immortal

This VR film will take you to a show at The Smell, complete with crowd surfing.
Beverly Bryan
2.5.17
Art

Holy Shit, These Japanese Woodblock Prints of Famous World Landmarks Are Incredible

The landscape prints of world-traveling printmaker Hiroshi Yoshida are on view at Ronin Gallery.
Beverly Bryan
1.27.17
Design

This Museum Experience Lets You Redesign New York City

An interactive simulation game provides an introduction to urban planning at Museum of the City of New York.
Beverly Bryan
11.24.16
Art

How Augmented Reality Is Fighting Cultural Erasure in East Harlem

As high rises replace brownstones, artists turn to augmented reality to preserve cultural landmarks.
Beverly Bryan
10.24.16
Scene Reports

El Salvador's Hardcore Scene Is Breaking a Cycle of Violence Without Breaking Its Edge

“Before, every time I heard punk music it was like 'I don't care about the future.' Then I heard Tropiezo and they sang about being rebels—with a cause.”
Beverly Bryan
8.29.16
festivals 2016

At Ruido Fest, Chicago Is Young, Latin, and Proud

The two year old festival is one of the most exciting events to happen in the city. A couple acts will be familiar to avid readers of English music publications. Quite a few others really ought to be.
Beverly Bryan
7.12.16
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