(Lightspeed Champion’s “Intermission”)
I had just watched a particularly disturbing news report about The Presumptive Republican Nominee Who Shall Not Be Named when I came upon a story about an artist named El Seed whose work combines three of my favorite things: graffiti, arab culture and the urban landscape. In these dark political times, it’s wonderful to be reminded that creative vision and humanity still thrive.
Check out this video about his piece entitled “Perception”:
As one travels up the hill, the perspective and the artwork change. How sick is that?!
Here he is talking about his work:
He makes me miss Egypt and stokes the wanderlust — and desire to commit to my own creativity — that’s been just below the surface since I got home form Paris.
Boy Chad posted this on Facebook and said: “my motivational song every morning”. PREACH.
Jenifer Lewis. She is a GODDESS. I want to hang out at her house, eating collard greens and macaroni & cheese while we watch a marathon of Iyanla Fix My Life.