Arts and Style

Arts and Style

Up in the Air

Pesto pasta in a gondola in Venice. A pretzel at Oktoberfest. A beer at the Running of the Bulls in Spain. Pizza at the...

Class Act: SarahBelle Selig

SarahBelle Selig has the world at her fingertips – it’s one that she created when she wrote her first novel, The Dim Between, at age 17....

Pitch Perfect

Lauren Hodge, local arts entrepreneur and owner of the Community Chorus Project, and Seamus Kenney, middle school chorus teacher and conductor, collectively created the PopUp Chorus last January...

5 Burning Questions

One of the driving forces behind The Art of Cool Project, a Durham nonprofit that promotes “jazz-influenced music” and hosted its first citywide jazz festival last April,...

Well Suited

Deep inside Northgate Mall a bell rings inside the office of Dress for Success (DFS) of the Triangle, symbolizing a fresh start – a job offer – for a woman...

The Soundtrack of My Life: Sylvan Esso

Musician Amelia Meath happened to cross paths with producer Nick Sanborn a few years ago when they were each on the road pursuing separate careers (Amelia as a...

The Soundtrack of My Life: Dom Flemons

A founding member of the Grammy award-winning African-American string band Carolina Chocolate Drops, Dom released his third solo album with Music Maker Relief Foundation in July 2014. Prospect Hill is...

Stay Centered

Paintings, jewelry, photography, wooden sculptures and even humans pretending to be sculptures were in abundance at Durham Arts Council’s 40th annual CenterFest, a two-day street arts...