For Detective Tran, truth is subjective. By the end of Derek Nguyen's play, "Monster," we will understand what he means all too well.
J-Gators, a collaboration of students at the University of Florida, is raising funds for earthquake and tsunami victims in Japan with 100 percent of profits from t-shirt sales going to the Hope for Japan Relief Fund. Their goal is to raise at least $5000 within a flexible deadline (the next 2-3 weeks).
Wondrous science fiction cityscapes? Alien creatures? Magical realms? These are just part of a day's work for concept artist Eve Skylar. Eve will be doing a live art demonstration at the Issue #22 Release Party, going down Friday, March 18 at 6 pm. She spoke to me over the phone about her work.
UPDATED: Videos are up and check the sweet freestyle the guys kicked while shooting.
Maybe you don't know, but Far East Movement is kind of a big deal. Here's a quick peek behind yesterday's shoot in the Chelsea neighborhood of NYC. The guys are the nicest bunch in the world, and we're excited to have them. Scroll down for special messages from Kevnish and Prohgress.
Photos by Ryan Michael Louie
Intwined is a fresh accessories company that "seeks to combine two elements that fundamentally clash, but when paired together, are a match made in heaven." Designer Jenn Liu chatted with us over the phone about her inspirations, her company, and the future of nerd chic.
Main Stacks is UC Berkeley's first competitive hip-hop team. Main Stacks will be hosting Prelude Norcal on November 14th at Chabot College in Hayward. Hyphen got a chance to chat with Co-Executive Directors Denise Chan & Ramsey Magana about the team and the life of a dancing college student.
Tell me about Main Stacks.
Illest Villains is a b-boy crew based in the San Francisco Bay Area. They will be performing at Hyphen's #21 release party this Friday, September 17th, at the Mighty in San Francisco. Hyphen talked to one of the members, Ryan Michael Louie AKA Casanova Fresh, about the crew, his experiences as a dancer, and making stuff up as he goes.
The previous issue of Hyphen is available in its entirety for your perusing pleasure. Almost as good as having it right in your hands!