Film Review: “Upgrade” is Minimalist, Sci-Fi Pulp at its Best

Seriously, this is the story brook the original Robocop bubbled out of back in the 80s. A simple revenge tale driven through with a realistic near-future world. Funny, moving, tragic, thought-provoking and artfully done. Kudos, Leigh Whannell and cast & crew. Kudos. Trailer: In theaters…

photo by Megan Farmer, KUOW

Beautiful ‘Umoja’ on Parade in Seattle

Umoja, which means “unity” in Swahili, is a festival that began as a tradition in the 1940s to honor African heritage and culture. — via PHOTOS: Beautiful ‘Umoja’ on Parade in Seattle [KUOW]

art by Camille Walala

Camille Walala: Colorful Art Inspired by African Tribes

Her work is easily recognizable and inspiring. The color combinations she uses are lively and playful and her unique style is influenced by the African tribes and the Memphis Movement from the 80’s. She personally describes it as TribalPop. — via Camille Walala: Colorful Art…