What if I told you that you could walk through an art gallery without ever having to set foot inside a museum? How, you ask? The answer is street art. What is street art? Street art is simply public art created outdoors, usually created with . . . read more
Louis Armstrong, perhaps the most famous jazz musician to come from New Orleans, said “If you have to ask what jazz is, you’ll never know.” Jazz is the human experience. Jazz is change and adaptation, cooperation and battle. Jazz is joy and pain and everything . . . read more
A deeply traditional musical sensation has been sweeping through West Africa’s Senegal for the past few decades, and it continues to be an ever-evolving art form that only grows in popularity in this day and age. This music, known as mbalax (pronounced “mm-ballah”), has taken . . . read more
Learn how stained glass can tell a building’s story.
Gothic churches were built with symbolism incorporated into every element. While each building differs slightly in terms of symbolic components, every symbol allows the visitor to have an enlightened and almost otherworldly experience.
The city prides itself on the life and legacy of Elvis every day, but Memphis, TN really comes alive with Elvis-appreciation during the annual “Death Week” celebration in August. It is truly a spectacle—a time of mourning, of admiration, of tribute, of nostalgia, and of seeing Elvis impersonators in droves.