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5:1 Student Design Show
5:1 Student Design Show

Untainted design thinking, or what 200 students have to do with the world of 100.

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New Music Spotlight: Regina Spektor “Far”
New Music Spotlight: Regina Spektor “Far”

What Seinfeld has to do with the best new album by the best old favorite.

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Short Film Spotlight: Synesthesia
Short Film Spotlight: Synesthesia

Edible records, cookable books and a generous serving of delicious art direction.

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Street Art: From All Sides & Five Continents
Street Art: From All Sides & Five Continents

The urban anthropology of creativity, or why copyright law is a sad case study in swimming against the cultural current.

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Brain Pickings Original: Typography of the SFMoMA
Brain Pickings Original: Typography of the SFMoMA

Sub-cognitive art, or what the elevator and the women’s restroom have to do with aestheticism.

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Independent Film Spotlight: Future Weather
Independent Film Spotlight: Future Weather

How a 13-year-old is giving Al Gore a run for his money, or why indie is alive and well.

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