Wow! 30+ artists, community members and businesses came together on Sunday, July 12th, 2015 for the inaugural Global Local: Staten Island aka La Isla Bonita at beautiful Faber Park in Port Richmond organized by Lina Montoya’s Ele Eme and Staten Island arts collective, ISLA with the support of California’s Sol Collective, Staten Island Arts…Details
“El Niágara en Bicicleta”as part of La Isla Bonita Street Art Series. (Niagara Falls on a Bicycle, The Beautiful Island) Created by Colombian born-Staten Island based artist Lina Montoya AKA Ele Eme. As part of La Isla Bonita series, this piece is named and inspired by music, the song ElNiágara en Bicicleta which was written…Details
Photo by: Erika Mugglin The New York natives in Bueno have always made a clanging version of post-punk structures befitting the overgrown sprawl of their place of birth, but their latest single “Babyface” serves to prove that even the most anxious Staten Islanders can get loaded and make Loaded. Singer Luke Chiaruttini still fills his…Details
Nike SB brings you another Chronicles DVD featuring Karsten Kleppan, Omar Salazar, Lance Mountain, Brian Anderson, Eric Koston, Kevin Bradley, Trevor Colden & Corey Kennedy. Stay tuned for more release info.
Coolin’ On Castleton was brought to you by Matt Titone, Kwue Molly, Projectivity, Staten Island Arts, Centrefuge For Public Art Project, One Wonder NYC, Flagship Brewery, Milk & Honey Tattoos, Anthony’s Barber Shop, Nurnberger Bierhalle, , 5050 Skatepark & Craft House BBQ. Thank you to A1 Funky Fun productions, Dizzle The DJ, Run P, Kinetic…Details
This Saturday August 8th we’re unveiling over 2000 Square Feet of public art space at Coolin’ On Castleton. We are really excited to have so many amazing artists contribute to the beautification of our very cool & classic neighborhood. Below are some of their previous works, be sure to check them out & follow them…Details
Staten Island has many different types of artists who are talented and create an array of beautiful work.One Of the artists I was introduced to was Kwue Molly an artist that has done work all over Staten Island. One of his murals is on Bay street of a woman drinking coffee which is very pretty…Details
At times it’s difficult to find music that was created in your area since nowadays everyone just listens to radio music with the same popular artists. But a lot of people don’t realize that they are missing out on unique sounds created by bands or artists in Staten Island, New York. The first band I…Details
Join us this Sunday @ Faber Park for a fun filled family day. Stoked to see International Dub Ambassador LIVE in STATEN ISLAND!
Colorblind – adjective unable to distinguish certain colors, or any colors at all not influenced by racial prejudice Port Richmond – The phrase “colorblind” has lots of connotations, and can be viewed as positive or negative depending on how it is used. In today’s racial climate, the idea of being “colorblind” lets us look…Details
It’s been said that pictures are the only language to be understood virtually anywhere in the world… the same holds true for a slick pair of sneakers. Nike SB’s latest collaboration with Bay Area skateshop Atlas take this concept to heart with an exploration of our mutual love of photography. From out of darkroom and…Details
Acapulco Gold Dark Angel T Shirts, now available at your local Richmond Hood Company.
Staten Island usually gets the redheaded stepchild treatment when it comes to anything & everything. This year was was no different. Since our borough was excluded in the Nike SB x 5 Boro city wide schedule & programming, we decided to activate our own Go Skateboarding Day at the newest & coolest Faber Skatepark at Port Richmond. The crew at…Details
Once a month a group of poets, artists, writers & spectators gather for the ADVANCED Poetry Open Mic & Slam. Organizers from NYSAI magazine linked up with RHC to support the movement to have a Staten Island Slam Team entered into the 2016 National competition. For some time now, Staten Island has been the only…Details
At Long Last A$AP Run P. Samples Mix by Run Purnell on Mixcloud With a two year hiatus under his belt, Harlem Native, A$AP Rocky, has reemerged after producing, creating, modeling, and maturing since his debut album, “Long Live A$AP”. In the face of death, adoration, and hate, the A$AP Chieftain has managed to sidestep…Details