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Takashi Murakami Takes Part, Then Takes Over

When international artist Takashi Murakami hits “The Carlos Watson Show,” all kinds of hell breaks out.

Meet the Renaissance Master of Instagram

Italian sculptor Jago brings the style of the Renaissance masters to the town square .

The Firebrand Behind a Parisian Feminist Movement

Marguerite Stern’s public art project has reinvigorated French feminism — and splintered it.

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.

OZY TV

Real Talk Real Change

Compelling conversations on race to meet the moment.

The Unbearable Greatness of Comic King Mark Alan Stamaty

Comic artist Mark Alan Stamaty, the undeniable king of the scribbled doodle, has added unto his magnum opus.

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.

Can the Arts Save Rural America From the Recession?

Arts investment helped small communities after the Great Recession.

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.

OZY PODCAST

When Katty Met Carlos

From the BBC and OZY comes a fresh perspective on the debate about America’s future as a nation and its relation to the world during the 2020 US election.

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.

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.

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