Cyril Brown is an artist New Orleans, LA, currently living in Memphis, TN. He has self published a comic named "Hybrid Zero".
"Match Head" thrusts a panicked canvas towards the viewer. Viscerally exploring issues of body, psychology, and human identity, this painting is designed to stimulate and challenge the eyes (of which there are many).
F.L.O.W (Future Leaders Of The World) by FURY is an album full of positive content and honest messages. Much like Mom Def, Common, and Lauryn Hill, FURY gives us a direct perspective of the Chicago rap community. She has crafted an album that pushes the ideals of lyricism, positivity, and growth within ourselves.
Lillie Sheridan is an artist from Oak Park, IL. She was just accepted in the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She has been featured in Crest Magazine and OPRF's "Best of the Year" show two years in a row.
These paper sculptures that Lillie Sheridan has collected demonstrate a tender patience with the material and an exploration into undiscovered forms and figures.
Puzzle Quest is a band from Urbana, IL. "Remnants Of The Orb" brings out the best parts of Puzzle's Quest's unique, energetic sound. Listen to this latest release from Puzzle Quest.
The first time she saw him he could have been alive. He could have stood up and embraced her. His body was a dark pool of skin, real skin: pores, veins, muscles, fingernails, everything—she could have slipped into it and felt something; she could have slipped into it and become.
David Voss is a composer whose works are fueled by an intense curiosity in music’s vast timbral diversity and expressive potential. Most of his music is inspired by the artistic creations of other individuals as well as the musical traditions of other cultures, with significant influence from traditional Japanese music.
Green Dolla is a group from Naperville, IL made up of artists Khemist and Boogie Da Bear. They have been featured in The Dope Show.
Jaime Herrera Jr. is a director from Laredo TX currently living in Chicago studying film at Columbia College. He wrote, produced, directed, and edited "The Baby Farmer". He and his team have been featured in the Columbia Chronicle and several news outlets in the Laredo area.
Red Scarves is a band originally from Bloomington, IL, currently based out of Chicago. They have opened for MKTO at the Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts and Neon Indian at the City Center in Champaign. They have been featured in/by Midwest Action, WGLT, Charm Music, and the website of Illinois Wesleyan University. They will perform at the Peoria Civic Center in the spring of 2018.
MuddaGoose is a rapper and visual artist from Chicago. As a visual artist, she works primarily in oil-based paint marker, printmaking, and graphic design. In 2014-2016 she hosted three shows at Floating World Gallery. In 2015 she was featured in the Logan Square Arts Festival. She was the Whitney M. Young High School class clown of 2014, and in 2015 and 2017 she displayed artwork in the Gallatin Arts Festival.
Thy LASA is an artist currently living in Oak Park, IL. He has performed at venues such as Subterranean, Pilgrim Church, and at Intuit Dance! for Callosum's monthly showcase series. His music has been previously featured on Fake Shore Drive.
Bennett Sully is a rapper and producer from Oak Park, IL. "The Animated Series" is his debut released project, entirely self-produced.