Articles by: Alicia Lubowski-Jahn

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Brown Paper Bags Gone Wild, Or How I Learned to Creatively Recycle my Brown Paper Bags

Brown Paper Bags Gone Wild, Or How I Learned to Creatively Recycle my Brown Paper Bags

Joyce Robinson is an artist who has worn many hats (or, actually, purses).  A former opera singer and music teacher, she now brings her soaring […]

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Design Glut: It's Scrumdidilyumptious!

Design Glut: It's Scrumdidilyumptious!

The delectable creations by Design Glut have much in common with the scrumptious confections conjured by Willy Wonka.  One can almost imagine that the eggs […]

by × March 3, 2009 × 2 comments

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Brainforest: How Does Community Sustain Us?

Brainforest is a Chicago-based creative agency that has integrated an ethos of social service (people) and sustainability (planet) into the workplace (profit).  The Triple Bottom […]

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Lauri Lyons: Political Photographer and Thought-Provoking Critic of America

Lauri Lyons: Political Photographer and Thought-Provoking Critic of America

  The photographer Lauri Lyons is a storyteller who utilizes her photography as well as words, both hers and those of others, to recount personal and […]

by × February 18, 2009 × 1 comment

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Pretty in Portland: Plywerk Group Show @ Olio United

Pretty in Portland: Plywerk Group Show @ Olio United

They walked along listening to the singing of the brightly colored birds and looking at the lovely flowers which now became so thick that the […]

by × February 11, 2009 × 2 comments

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Overlooked By the Golden Globes

The team at  Free Range Studios  is responsible for some amazing creative projects that put across the sustainability message.  Their Story of Stuff  with Annie Leonard has […]

by × January 28, 2009 × 0 comments

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Nomad Two Worlds: Aboriginal Australian Art in NYC

Nomad Two Worlds: Aboriginal Australian Art in NYC

January 22-29, 2009 DONNA KARAN Stephan Weiss Studio 711 Greenwich Street (Corner of Charles Street) NYC Urban Zen (founded by fashion designer Donna Karan) is hosting […]

by × January 26, 2009 × 0 comments

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Human/Nature: Artists Respond To A Changing Planet

Human/Nature: Artists Respond To A Changing Planet

  If San Diego’s sunny disposition isn’t enough reason to migrate there this winter, then the city’s Human/Nature: Artists Respond To A Changing Planet  exhibition […]

by × January 14, 2009 × 1 comment

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Back to the Future: Arteco

Technomontage Western Pennsylvania artist Stewart Webb has updated vintage Art Deco design with a thoroughly future-forward “eco” ethos.  His “technomontage” jewelry and objects for the […]

by × January 5, 2009 × 2 comments

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Connecting with Nature through TreeYoga

Connecting with Nature through TreeYoga

Trees also offer a profound lesson in the quieting and stilling of the mind, another aim of yoga. Contemporary spiritual teacher Eckhart Tolle has described […]

by × January 2, 2009 × 4 comments