Le Mond de Ray

No one does collage like Raymond Saunders. The classic example of a politically motivated abstract painter, Saunders ought not be confined to a term…

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A Colorful Character

Willy Heeks is an old Rhode Island surfer dude. He's also a great painter who says his abstracts are sometimes inspired by the Atlantic…

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The Answer's Still Out There Somewhere

We once heard a teenager named Cuauhtémoc rail against the term “Latino.” “We're not fucking Latin,” he reasoned reasonably. He liked “Hispanic” even less,…

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So Def

Renaissance man Radio Active is a beatboxer for Michael Franti and Spearhead, but don't think you know all about him just because of that….

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Alchemical Art

Raymond Saunders is far from the only artist to use street detritus in his work, but he's among the most powerful of those who…

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