Thursday, June 21, 2018

PREMIERE: ‘Black Boy Magic 2’ by Magnus Juliano x Dwight Pettigrew [ART]

Multifaceted artists Dwight Pettigrew and Magnus Juliano got together to bring the second Black Boy Magic installment to life. Both inspired by different things, they joined forces to create a single, fluid photo project that captures the...

RECAP: The 2×2 Hip-Hop Festival Brought Great New Vibes to Columbus [PHOTOS]

It's been a gloomy summer full of rain, school, and trying to get my money up at work every weekend. But this Saturday I chose to call off, grab my camera and head to the...

Meet Kara Young, the Woman Behind Our Favorite Designs [INTERVIEW]

21-year-old artist Kara Young's work instantly catches my eye whenever I come across it. From her photography and official projects to her freelance graphic designs, Kara is constantly growing her arsenal. She has become the...

WxLLxxM and Midwest Millz are Bringing the Art and Rap Worlds Together This Weekend...

This year Midwest Millz made it on to our emerging rappers list and WxllxxM was named one of few photographers to work with. These two Cincinnati artists will be bringing the best of both worlds...

Cameron Granger Shares Powerful Video About Slain Youth in Cleveland [VIDEO]

When Cameron Granger was living in Cleveland, a fellow classmate of his had their life taken way too early due to gang violence. This abstract short film, Chain Heavy 01, is Cameron retelling the story in...

Digital Madrid 3 Blows Us Away [ART]

If you're not familiar with the names Digital Madrid or Kadeem Fletcher, you need to get hip. Kadeem is the Co-founder and Editor in Chief of ILS Mag as well as the creator of Digital...

#AnEveningInFilm Pushes the Food, Drink, and Film Culture to New Heights [RECAP]

Words by Anna Maconachy Photos by Anna Maconachy unless noted otherwise I've lived in Columbus my whole life and I've come to find that it's not necessarily hard to find something to do, it's just hard to...

Revisiting the Collaborations of T.E.N. and DaRaun

Huber Heights creative T.E.N and Cincinnati-based artist DaRaun are the perfect pair. These two frequently team up to put out fresh sounds and visuals. All of their collaborations are far from what you've seen before, which can...

What If Hennessy and Adidas Collaborated?

Those are the types of questions that 20 year old Elijah Justice from Akron asked himself while working on his new collection of shoe illustrations entitled What If. He says that he'll be mixing...

Cleveland Film Lands a Spot in The Sundance Film Festival

After graduating from Baldwin Wallace in 2010, Cleveland-bred filmmaker Steven Caple Jr. went on to film school at USC, where he would create his amazing student short film entitled A Different Tree. The film won the...

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