Archive for Maia Paroginog

('16, Art practice) flew south from the mud-soaked wilderness of the Pacific Northwest and loves carnations and tattered fabric and raw fish. More here:,
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Sit, Listen: Rhye at Fox Theater

imagesBy(Maia) Rhye’s sound, which effortlessly ranges from sensual to brooding to lighthearted with stunning, emotionally charged precision, fully transcends genre labels or restrictions. This is music that makes you want to slow dance under a disco ball, to wear a cocktail dress or suit and tie just because, to view the world in the black and white of grainy vintage film. Read more…


Take an Art Walk

From San Jose to Oakland, galleries open their doors to art appreciators and artists–a chance for the community to experience the local art scene. South First Fridays is a cozier, less organized version of Oakland Art Murmur, but that isn’t to say there weren’t a handful of standout works.

Conclusion? Liven up dead week on Dec. 5th and take an art walk. Read more…