Obesity in America and Sushi

There are lots of factors which all have resulted in the expanding obesity of the American citizenry. Jobs are less physically demanding. Spare-time activities are much less physically active. Less active amusement is amazingly alluring, and calorie packed unhealthy foods are always at hand. As a consequence, most adults, at some point or another, tackle […]

Imagination and Creation: David Fuhrer

David Fuhrer is an amazing illustrator and digital artist from Switzerland. The Surrealist theme to his work seems reminiscent of Salvador Dali, especially Fuhrer’s work entitled “Red Apple”. “Drug Free Zone” has a beautiful, traveling composition. The way it leads you from one section of the painting to the next is magical. I love the […]

Shigeto: Lineage

The front cover includes a photo of Shigeto’s great grandfather’s house from 1916 in Hiroshima, Japan. The back cover includes a photo of his great grandfather, Shigeto Ohmura, at the Amache Internment Camp in Grenada, Colorado after his family was transfered from Tule Lake Internment Camp. Following the attack on Pearl Harbor and the subsequent […]

Rain and Passion in Red

Raised by an artistically gifted family near the Caspian Sea in southern Russia, Andre Kohn’s childhood was marked by the natural splendor of mountains and sea, and by an unfettered access to all the creative arts. Kohn’s parents also encouraged their son to draw on any surface-including the wallpaper in their home-which they simply re-papered […]