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Making Halloween Masks That Don’t Suck

You're going to have to wear a mask this Halloween ANYWAY, so why not make it a good one? A Hollywood designer shows how.

Turning Children's Disabilities Into Superpowers

Joshua Leonard is breaking barriers as a Black animator at Netflix, developing a new kind of superhero show.

Reviving an Indigenous Tradition: Face Tattoos

Heidi Lucero is preserving the culture of forgotten indigenous groups in California, through markers that are impossible to ignore.

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The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.

Can the Arts Save Rural America From the Recession?

Arts investment helped small communities after the Great Recession.

Can He Break Down Tunisia's Hostile Tattoo Culture?

Fawez Zahmoul is a pioneer in the Arab world's tattoo scene, and he's training a fleet of followers.

Why Artists Are Growing Wary of Weed Industry

Rising rents in urban warehouses are pushing out creatives, many of whom supported the legalization of recreational cannabis.

He Tattooed 40,000 X’s on His Skin to Protest Animal Cruelty

Italian artist Alfredo Meschi took a striking stand in using his body as a canvas.

Would You Let Mumbai's Oldest Surma Artist Stick Kohl in Your Eye?

Part medicine, part cosmetic, surma may well die in Mumbai when the oldest maker of it does.

The Cartoonist Who Took on Sudan’s Regime

Cartoonist Khalid Al Baih has lifted up the arts in Sudan as a way to take on its rulers.

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The Weekender

OZY Tribe members near and far provide delicious recommendations for your valuable weekend time.

Welcome to the World’s First COVID-19 Art Museum

Artists around the globe are showcasing creative commentaries on pandemic life.

Forget Amy March. Meet May Alcott

The inspiration for Amy March got a lot more done.

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