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Ardency Inn Cosmetics; Shadows on Stars (PT 2) + My Favorite Lip Colors

Ardency Inn Cosmetics; Shadows on Stars (PT 2) + My Favorite Lip Colors

I first discovered Ardency Inn cosmetics a few years ago when I worked with the brand as one of the faces in their first campaign. Still a relatively new cosmetics line centering around the creative energy of New York City, specifically on the “edge and free spirit of the downtown music scene, female recording artists,(…)

Music: Shadows On Stars (Part 1)

Music: Shadows On Stars (Part 1)

Self described as “indie pop with an urban flair”, Producer; Brian Vincent and Singer; Randa Leigh make up Portland based band, ‘Shadows on Stars‘. Blending electronic, punk and rock to their  self described “indie pop with an urban flair” Shadows of Stars creates a sound that is hard to define, falling seamlessly in a genre all of(…)

TK Wonder On Tour & Celebrate Brooklyn‏

TK Wonder On Tour & Celebrate Brooklyn‏

“Goodbye New York! I will be leaving tomorrow to embark on a four month music tour in Europe with Kiril Dzajkovski then Brazil in October with Rodrigo Carreira I am super excited and never imagined that performing at poetry and hip hop open mikes in front of a 100 people would take me in front(…)

Marawa The Amazing Presents … ‘Exotica’ (Video)

Marawa The Amazing Presents … ‘Exotica’ (Video)

“This is a short piece I made showing all the different characters from my solo show, Exotica. The characters are all based on performers – mainly from the 20th century, who were at the forefront of breaking down the stereotypes female performers often faced.” -Marawa The Amazing   Hula Hoop Virtuoso, ‘Marawa The Amazing’ presents(…)

Music: ‘Nu Life’ (Video)

Music: ‘Nu Life’ (Video)

Singer, Sarah White shares intimate details behind the inspiration of her latest music video for track; “Nu Life”,  produced by her partner Rico Simon Mendez. In this endearing video, White along with her two young daughters Iza and Mica, filmed and edited a beautiful family love story “celebrating the moments of love, dancing through the(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Coralie Jouhier

Urban Bush Babe: Coralie Jouhier

(Featured photos: Vivienne Mok) Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Coralie Jouhier and I come from Paris.         How long have you been natural?   I’ve always been natural.         What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair(…)

How Dreams Become Reality

How Dreams Become Reality

“This photo was taken with Q-Tip 6 years ago at the defunct Knitting Factory NYC location. I was performing that night and was so excited that Q-Tip came to see my show.       “I really appreciated that an artist of his caliber took the time to support an unknown talent. When I first(…)

Birds of Paradise

Birds of Paradise

Birds of Paradise (A photography book about the unique, colorful women of New York City)     (click photo for larger view)     My sister and I shot with Lee O’Connor over a year ago and I am truly excited to see the wonderful transformation of ‘Birds of Paradise’ since that moment. Find out(…)